Important Safety Information
SOMA® (carisoprodol) is approved for the relief of discomfort associated with acute, painful musculoskeletal
conditions such as backache. SOMA should be used for short periods (up to two to three weeks).
It has not been shown to work when taken for longer periods.
Most common side effects of SOMA include drowsiness, dizziness, and headache.
Since SOMA may cause drowsiness and/or dizziness in some patients, make sure you know how you respond to
SOMA before engaging in potentially hazardous tasks, like driving an automobile or operating machinery.
While taking SOMA, avoid alcoholic beverages or other drugs that may make you drowsy or dizzy, such as
antihistamines, tranquilizers, and sedatives.
Make sure your doctor is aware of all the other drugs you may be taking, regardless of whether these are
prescription or nonprescription.
Only your doctor can tell if SOMA is right for you. SOMA is available by prescription only.
Most common side effects include drowsiness, dizziness, and headache.
Please see full Prescribing Information