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PARAFON FORTE DSC
Musculoskeletal pain
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Drug Name:

PARAFON FORTE DSC Rx

Generic Name and Formulations:
Chlorzoxazone 500mg; scored caplets.

Company:
Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Therapeutic Use:

Indications for PARAFON FORTE DSC:

Painful musculoskeletal conditions.

Adult:

500mg 4 times daily; max 750mg 4 times daily.

Children:

Not recommended.

Warnings/Precautions:

Monitor for hepatotoxicity; discontinue if hepatic dysfunction, abnormal liver enzymes, or rash occurs. Allergy. Pregnancy.

Interactions:

Additive effects with concomitant alcohol, other CNS depressants.

Pharmacological Class:

Muscle relaxant (central).

Adverse Reactions:

GI upset, drowsiness, dizziness, liver damage; fatal hepatocellular toxicity (rare).

How Supplied:

Caplets—100, 500

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