DANTROLENE - ORAL
Common Brand Name(s): Dantrium
Phonetic Pronunciation: (DAN-trow-leen)
Information last revised May 2010
What does DANTROLENE - ORAL look like?
Dantrium 25 mg Cap
dantrolene 50 mg Cap
Dantrium 50 mg Cap
dantrolene 100 mg Cap
Dantrium 100 mg Cap
dantrolene 25 mg Cap
This medication is used to treat muscle tightness and cramping (spasms) caused by certain nerve disorders such as spinal cord injury, stroke, cerebral palsy, and multiple sclerosis. It works by relaxing the muscles. Dantrolene helps reduce muscle pain and stiffness, improves your ability to move around, and lets you do more of your daily activities. Dantrolene is also used with other treatments to prevent or treat special cases of high fever (malignant hyperthermia) related to anesthesia and surgery.
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