Norflex (Orphenadrine Citrate)
What is Norflex (Orphenadrine Citrate) used for?
Norflex (Orphenadrine Citrate) is given to patients to help relieve muscle pain and to treat muscle spasms. This drug is a type of muscle relaxant, which prevents pain sensations from being sent to the brain, thereby helping to relieve pain. Some patients are prescribed this medication as part of a combined treatment and therapy plan to treat muscle pain or injury.
How should I use Norflex (Orphenadrine Citrate)?
If you have been prescribed Norflex (Orphenadrine Citrate) tablets, you should follow the instructions provided to you by your physician. You may be told to take this medication twice per day. Do not exceed the dosage prescribed to you by your physician.
What are the side effects of Norflex (Orphenadrine Citrate)?
Some side effects of Norflex (Orphenadrine Citrate) include:
You should consult your physician if you notice any side effects.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Norflex (Orphenadrine Citrate). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have any allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.