Description and Brand Names

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US Brand Name

  1. Norgesic
  2. Norgesic Forte
  3. Orphenadrine wAC
  4. Orphengesic
  5. Orphengesic Forte

Descriptions


Orphenadrine and aspirin combination is used to help relax certain muscles in your body and relieve the pain and discomfort caused by strains, sprains, or other injury to your muscles. However, this medicine does not take the place of rest, exercise, or other treatment that your doctor may recommend for your medical problem.

Orphenadrine acts in the central nervous system (CNS) to produce its muscle relaxant effects. Actions in the CNS may also be responsible for some of its side effects. Orphenadrine also has other actions (antimuscarinic) that may be responsible for some of its side effects.

This combination medicine also contains caffeine.

In the U.S., this combination medicine is available only with your doctor's prescription.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Tablet