baclofen

Adult
Uses
  • low back pain
Contraindications,
drug interactions
or cautions
Contraindications
  • hypersensitivity
Drug interactions
  • central nervous system depressants
Adverse Effects
(common and severe)
  • drowsiness
  • dizziness
  • weakness
  • fatigue
  • confusion
  • headache
  • insomnia
  • hypotension
  • nausea
  • constipation
  • urinary frequency
Instructions and dose
(initial; typical)
5mg 3 times daily; may increase gradually to maximum dose of 20mg three times daily
Monitoring
  • electroencephalogram in patients with epilepsy
Source of Suggestion
Commonly prescribed medication (Added on March, 2016)