Methocarbamol is marketed under different names when presented in combination with other active ingredients:
- Robaxacet – methocarbamol plus acetaminophen . This formulation is also available as Robaxacet Extra Strength
- Robax Platinum – methocarbamol plus ibuprofen
- Robaxisal – methocarbamol and aspirin
Robaxin’s methocarbamol may safely be taken in combination with pain relievers, such as ibuprofen. However, if you are using one of the combination Robaxin products such as Robax Platinum, an additional pain reliever should be used with caution or only after checking with your physician.
Robaxin should not be taken if you are pregnant or nursing and with all medications, it should be kept safely away from children. Methocarbamol may cause drowsiness or dizziness and caution is advised when operating machinery or motor vehicles. Do not drink alcohol. Do not take more than the recommended dose unless your doctor tells you to. And, talk to your doctor if you still have symptoms after 5 days.