• Heather Matos Heather Matos
    May 23, 2008
    Can you identify a pill marked 5513 Dan?
    Heather Matos Heather Matos
    May 23, 2008

     I have a pill marked 5513 dan. Does anyone know what it is?

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  • Cort
    Health Guide
    May 24, 2008
    Cort
    Health Guide
    May 24, 2008

    Its called carisoprodol otherwise known as 'Soma'. Its a muscle relaxer that works by blocking pain sensations between the nerves and the brain. It's used with rest and  physical therapy to help treat injuries and other painful musculoskeletal conditions.

     

    If you're looking for other ways to treat your chronic pain, these articles may be helpful:

     

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