Orphengesic Forte is a prescription medication approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to treat acute musculoskeletal pain, in combination with rest and physical therapy. Orphengesic Forte 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?
Orphengesic Forte is taken three to four times a day.
Orphengesic Forte comes in tablet form.
The FDA-approved label for Orphengesic Forte lists common side effects including low heart rate, changes to heart rhythm, urinary retention, dry mouth, eye problems, weakness, nausea, vomiting, headache, dizziness, constipation, and drowsiness.
Rare but serious side effects listed for Orphengesic Forte include fetal harm in pregnant women, serious skin reactions, and kidney and liver impairment.
For more details about this treatment, visit:
Orphengesic Forte — GALT Pharmaceuticals
Orphengesic — RxList