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Carisoprodol (Soma®) is a prescription drug licensed to treat muscle spasms caused by injury, overuse, or similar problems. It works mostly in the brain stem and spinal cord, and not directly on the muscles. Carisoprodol comes in tablet form and is available in two different strengths. The medication is typically taken three times daily and at bedtime, and should be used for no longer than two or three weeks. Side effects of this muscle relaxant may include drowsiness, headache, and dizziness.
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