Drug Database - Baclofen
Baclofen is a muscle relaxant and an antispastic agent. The exact way that baclofen
works is unknown. Baclofen is used to relieve the muscle spasms, pain, and
muscular rigidity associated with multiple sclerosis. Baclofen may also be used
for purposes such as FM,
Use caution when driving, operating machinery, or performing other hazardous activities.
Baclofen may cause dizziness or drowsiness. If you experience dizziness or
drowsiness, avoid these activities.
Use alcohol cautiously. Alcohol may increase drowsiness and dizziness while you are taking
baclofen. Do not stop taking baclofen suddenly. Stopping suddenly may cause seizures or
hallucinations. Your doctor will want to gradually reduce you dose.