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 (kə-rī′sə-prō′dôl′, -dōl′, kär′ĭ-)
A drug, C12H24N2O4, that is a skeletal muscle relaxant and is used in the treatment of acute, painful musculoskeletal conditions.

[car(bonyl) + isopro(pyl) + d(i)ol.]


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The South African defendant admitted that she possessed 11 Carisoprodol pills and consumed cocaine, hashish and tramadol.
Troyen Brennan in the New England Journal of Medicine, data from nearly 1 million prescribers in CVS Caremark's national database were analyzed to identify prescribers with extreme patterns of prescribing high-risk drugs including hydrocodone, oxycodone, alprazolam (Xanax), methadone and carisoprodol (Soma).
Schedule IV substances include alprazolam (Xanax[R]), carisoprodol (Soma[R]), clonazepam (Klonopin[R]), clorazepate (Tranxene[R]), diazepam (Valium[R]), lorazepam (Ativan[R]), midazolam (Versed[R]), temazepam (Restoril[R]), and triazolam (Halcion[R]), among others.
SB676 / HB1264--Requires the Commissioner of the Department of Health, by January 1, 2014, to develop recommended treatment guidelines for prescribing opioids, benzodiazepines, barbiturates, and carisoprodol that can be used by prescribers in the state as a guide for caring for patients.
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The Ashworth Scale (AS) was developed more than 45 years ago to evaluate the clinical efficacy of the antispasticity medication carisoprodol in multiple sclerosis patients (Ashworth, 1964).
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Statistically significant increases also were noted for ED visits involving the sleep aid Zolpidem and the muscle relaxant carisoprodol.