"Carisoprodol" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A centrally acting skeletal muscle relaxant whose mechanism of action is not completely understood but may be related to its sedative actions. It is used as an adjunct in the symptomatic treatment of musculoskeletal conditions associated with painful muscle spasm. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p1202)
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Carisoprodol" by people in Profiles.
Characterizing the subjective and psychomotor effects of carisoprodol in healthy volunteers. Pharmacol Biochem Behav. 2011 Nov; 100(1):138-43.
Subjective and psychomotor effects of carisoprodol in combination with oxycodone in healthy volunteers. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2012 Jan 01; 120(1-3):229-32.