It is important for everyone who is prescribed Soma to take it exactly as instructed, because otherwise there could be dire consequences. It is possible to overdose on this medication, like any other, and those who suspect that have done so will need to seek emergency medical attention as soon as possible, or call the poison control hotline for detailed instructions on what to do. Women who are pregnant or are planning to become pregnant should consult with their doctor before taking Soma. This medication has proven to be extremely effective in the treatment of musculospinal injuries, though it does come with certain risks and side-effects. Talk to your doctor before taking Soma so as to avoid any unnecessary side-effects.