BACLOFEN (Lyvispah) Nursing Considerations

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What is the Generic Name

BACLOFEN

What is the Trade Name for BACLOFEN

Lyvispah

What is the Indication for BACLOFEN

  • 1 INDICATIONS AND USAGE LYVISPAH is indicated for the treatment of spasticity resulting from multiple sclerosis, particularly for the relief of flexor spasms and concomitant pain, clonus, and muscular rigidity. LYVISPAH may also be of some value in patients with spinal cord injuries and other spinal cord diseases. Limitations of Use LYVISPAH is not indicated in the treatment of skeletal muscle spasm resulting from rheumatic disorders. LYVISPAH is a gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA-ergic) agonist indicated for the treatment of spasticity resulting from multiple sclerosis, particularly for the relief of flexor spasms and concomitant pain, clonus, and muscular rigidity. ( 1 ) LYVISPAH may also be of some value in patients with spinal cord injuries and other spinal cord diseases. ( 1 ) Limitations of Use LYVISPAH is not indicated in the treatment of skeletal muscle spasm resulting from rheumatic disorders. ( 1 )

 

 

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