Also known as Lioresal, Kemstro, and Gablofen
Baclofen (brand names Kemstro, Lioresal, Liofen, Gablofen, Beklo and Baclosan) is a derivative of gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA). It is primarily used to treat spasticity and is in the early research stages for use for the treatment of alcoholism. It is also used by compounding pharmacies in topical pain creams as a muscle relaxant.Source: Wikipedia
Estimated Total Cost: $17.61 for an average of 28 days supply
Patients are most commonly prescribed baclofen to treat multiple sclerosis, cerebral palsy, overflow incontinence, and decubitus ulcer.
Patients taking baclofen most commonly experience side effects like headache, vomiting, and nausea.
|Itching of skin|
|Itching of unknown cause|
|Retention of urine|
|Incontinence of stool|
|Shortness of breath|
|High blood pressure|