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Norgesic is a prescription medication approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to treat acute musculoskeletal pain in addition to rest and physical therapy. Norgesic is a combination drug composed of Orphenadrine citrate, Aspirin, and Caffeine.

Orphenadrine citrate is a muscle relaxant. Aspirin is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). Caffeine is a stimulant believed to improve the effectiveness of the other active ingredients.

How do I take it?
Norgesic is taken three to four times a day.

Norgesic comes in tablet form.

Side effects
The FDA-approved label for Norgesic lists common side effects including headache, drowsiness, blurred vision, weakness, dry mouth, nausea, vomiting, trouble urinating, fast heartbeat, or heart palpitations.

Rare but serious side effects listed for Norgesic include hallucinations, syncope (fainting), and gastrointestinal bleeding.

For more details about this treatment, visit:

Norgesic – RxList

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