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a drug that relaxes and relieves tension

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tending to relax or relieve muscular or nervous tension

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Pharmaceutical company Lannett Company (NYSE:LCI) reported on Monday the receipt of approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) for Metaxalone Tablets USP, 800 mg.
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99) The metaxalone example therefore highlights the potential inconsistencies in the types of information deleted from labels due to the Orange Book restriction on the patent carve-out exception.
The centrally acting muscle relaxants, such as cyclobenzaprine (Flexeril[R]), carisoprodol (Soma[R]), methocarbamol (Robaxin[R]), metaxalone (Skelaxin[R]), and chlorzoxazone (Parafon Forte[R]), are more commonly used to treat painful musculoskeletal conditions rather than spasticity.
The list of potentially inappropriate drugs included propoxyphene, indomethacin, pentazocine, methocarbamol, carisoprodol, oxybutynin, chlorzoxazone, metaxalone, cyclobenzaprine, flurazepam, amitriptyline, doxepin, meprobamate, lorazepam, oxazepam, alprazolam, temazepam, zolpidem, triazolam, chlordiazepoxide, diazepam, hydroxyzine, promethazine, all barbiturates (except phenobarbital), and meperidine.
The list of potentially inappropriate drugs included: propoxyphene, indomethacin, pentazocine, methocarbamol, carisoprodol, oxybutynin, chlorzoxazone, metaxalone, cyclobenzaprine, flurazepam, amitriptyline, doxepin, meprobamate, lorazepam, oxazepam, alprazolam, temazepam, zolpidem, triazolain, chlordiazepoxide, diazepam, hydroxyzine, promethazine, all barbiturates (except phenobarbital), and meperidine.
The list included propoxyphene, indomethacin, pentazocine, methocarbamol, carisoprodol, oxybutynin, chlorzoxazone, metaxalone, cydobenzaprine, flurazepam, amitriptyline, doxepin, meprobamate, lorazepam, oxazepam, alprazolam, temazepam, zolpidem, triazolam, chlordiazepoxide, diazepam, hydroxyzine, promethazine, all barbiturates (except phenobarbital), and meperidine.
iCeutica's reformulation of metaxalone is designed to create an improved lower dose product, with distinct advantages over other muscle relaxants.
While muscle relaxants--carisoprodol, metaxalone and others--may alleviate acute neck pain, they're not so effective for chronic pain, Dr.
With the acquisition, Iroko also obtains another nanoformulated NSAID, meloxicam, and a muscle-relaxant used in pain relief, metaxalone, both of which are also advancing in clinical development.
And it has added Metaxalone tablets, available in an 800 nag strength and a 100-count, that is AB-rated and therapeutically equivalent to Skelaxin (from King Pharmaceuticals Research and Development Inc.
According to IMS weekly prescription data, for the week ending October 22, 2010, generic competitors captured about 85% of the prescriptions in the metaxalone market.
Recently launched products include buprenorphine HC1 and naloxone HCI dihydrate sublingual tablets, one of the first generic versions of Suboxone; potassium chloride extended-release capsules; and sildenafil, nevirapine, metaxalone, and warfarin sodium --all in tablet form.
In particular, the average number of pills per claim for two muscle relaxants, Cyclobenzaprine (Flexeril([R])) and Metaxalone (Skelaxin([R])), was 10 to 20 percent higher in North Carolina than in the median study state.
The launches of other key first-to-file products in the United States included metaxalone (Skelaxin, King Pharmaceuticals Inc.