Bakwel 4mg Capsule

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Pulse Pharmaceuticals

Composition for Bakwel 4mg Capsule

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Primarily used for

Muscle relaxation
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₹9.5/Capsule
10 capsules in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Bakwel Capsule

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Uses of Bakwel Capsule

Bakwel 4mg Capsule is used for muscle relaxation.
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Side effects of Bakwel Capsule

Common

Decreased blood pressure, Sleepiness, Fatigue, Weakness, Headache, Dizziness, Abdominal cramp, Nausea, Dry mouth, Abdominal pain, Influenza like symptoms, Diarrhoea, Abdominal bloating.

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How to use Bakwel Capsule

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Bakwel 4mg Capsule at a fixed time.

How Bakwel Capsule works

Bakwel 4mg capsule works by acting on the centers in the brain and spinal cord to relieve the muscle stiffness or spasm.

In Depth Information on Bakwel Capsule

Expert advice for Bakwel Capsule

  • Bakwel can increase the effects of other CNS depressants (alcohol, barbiturates) medicine.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Bakwel, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Bakwel 4mg Capsule
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Bakwel 4mg Capsule may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
No information is available on the use of Bakwel 4mg Capsule
during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
Bakwel 4mg Capsule may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Bakwel
4mg Capsule in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Bakwel
4mg Capsule in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Bakwel 4mg Capsule

Frequently asked questions for Thiocolchicoside

Bakwel is a muscle relaxant which is used in adults and adolescents from 16 years onwards as an add-on treatment for painful muscular contractions. It is to be used for acute conditions related to the spinal column.
No, Bakwel is not a steroid. It is a naturally occurring glucoside from a plant source.
Bakwel is a semi-synthetic derivative of naturally occurring compound colchicoside from the plant Gloriosa superb.
Bakwel is a safe medicine if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor. Recently, there have been reports that one of the products formed in the body when taking Bakwel at high doses may cause damage to the some cells which could be a risk factor for cancer, harm to unborn child and impairment of male fertility. Please consult your doctor before taking this medicine.
Thiocochicoside works by acting on the centres in the brain and spinal cord to relieve the muscle stiffness or spasm.
No, Bakwel is not known to have any addiction potential.
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