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- Website: Patient.co.uk
- Resource type: Article
Summary - The message of this resource is:
Muscle relaxants are used to help reduce or prevent muscle spasms and sometimes anxiety, insomnia or seizures. Only use them when prescribed by your doctor. Muscle relaxants have a number of side effects.
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muscle relaxants, nervous system, back pain, neck pain, spasm, spasticity, multiple sclerosis, diazepam, cannabis
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Step 3 - Usability
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Rated on: 9/6/2016 11:57:45 AM
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