A centrally acting central muscle relaxant with sedative properties. It is claimed to inhibit muscle spasm by exerting an effect primarily at the level of the spinal cord and subcortical areas of the brain. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoea, 30th ed, p1202)

Paraflex - Pharmacology:

Paraflex inhibits degranulation of mast cells, subsequently preventing the release of histamine and slow-reacting substance of anaphylaxis (SRS-A), mediators of type I allergic reactions. Paraflex also may reduce the release of inflammatory leukotrienes. Paraflex may act by inhibiting calcium influx.

Paraflex Interactions

The concomitant use of alcohol or other central nervous system depressants may have an additive effect.

Paraflex Contraindications

PARAFON FORTE DSC chlorzoxazone is contraindicated in patients with known intolerance to the drug.

Paraflex tags categories:

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Paraflex see also Hops

Brand Names containing Chlorzoxazone

Chemical structure:
Cl N H O O H H H C7H4ClNO2 2D chemical structure C7H4ClNO2 SVG | 2D structure Chlorzoxazone chemical names, chemical properties, classification C7H4ClNO2