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Does angioneurotic edema caused by Robaxin lead to urinary retention?

i have been recently taking robaxin for muscle pains but i take diuretics daily and i noticed the last two weeks i have not been going that much the only different was i added these pills i noticed on the site a possible side effect is angioneurotic edema could this cause my issue? i was testing my issue today and did not take the pills and i was in the restroom alot i plan on trying this out for the next few days, i thought i would try by eliminating things????
Wed, 27 Jun 2018
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Robaxin is not associated with UTI nor with decreased urinary frequency. If you are taking other drugs that are nephrotoxic then urinalysis and renal function tests can be advised.

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