Soma is the brand name of a well-known generic drug called as “Carisoprodol”. It is a prescription drug generally prescribed by doctors to help alleviate pain which is caused primarily due to muscle spasms (Soma for Muscle Spasms). This medication belongs to a class of drugs that are called as “muscle relaxants”. Soma side effects are generally not life-threatening unless you abuse the drug or use it in the wrong manner.
This drug was first originally approved by the FDA (Food and Drug Administration in the year 2007. It has been manufactured ever since by the company “Meda Pharmaceuticals”. You can easily order soma online overnight through various online pharmaceutical companies or in bulk through the website of the manufacturer if you are a supplier, with various payment options such as order soma cash on delivery, credit card, debit card, net banking, or through any other online payment option.
Please make sure that you read all of the patient information leaflets and medication guides especially after you buy soma without prescription. If you do not find those leaflets within the packaging of the drug then please seek a professional medical opinion about the drug and whether it is suitable to use for you or not. Feel free to contact your doctor, pharmacist, or local health care advisor to guide you regarding this medication.
This drug is meant to be taken orally with a glass of water, usually once a day – unless your doctor has prescribed you otherwise. You can take soma for muscle spasms treatment with or without food, but taking it with food, especially after a heavy meal can delay the effects of this medication by a significant amount of time.
The potential for abuse of Soma is comparatively high when compared to other similar muscle relaxing drugs because soma (carisoprodol) causes the most intense drowsiness, unlike other muscle relaxants.
Through the sources of many anecdotal reports, it has been found that the drug abusers who choose to abuse soma may generally combine this drug with other medications, most commonly with drugs such as benzodiazepine alprazolam (widely known as Xanax) and also with hydrocodone. This combination of drugs has been given the street name “The Trinity” or “ The Holy Cocktail”.
Due to this great potential of abuse, this drug has been declared an FDA scheduled drug and is also subject to the drug control act called the Controlled Substances Act.
While using this drug, please make sure that you keep it away from all children, teens, and especially from anyone who has a history of substance abuse and who this drug is not prescribed to. Since the abuse potential and also the risk of side effects of this drug is quite high.
The most common side effects of this drug include; a severe skin reaction where the skin becomes very red and develops blisters, swelling of lips, tongue and face, seizures, extreme weakness, poor coordination, and a feeling of confusion.