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Bignac-MR 8 Tablet


Overview

Introduction

Bignac-MR 8 Tablet is a combination medicine which helps in relieving pain due to muscle spasm. It relieves muscle stiffness or spasm and improves the movement of muscles. It blocks the release of certain chemical messengers that cause pain and inflammation.


Bignac-MR 8 Tablet should be taken in the dose and duration advised by your doctor. Depending on the severity of your underlying illness, your doctor will decide the precise dose. It may cause side effects like nausea, vomiting, heartburn, stomach pain, loss of appetite, and diarrhea in some patients. Inform your doctor immediately if any rash or allergic reaction is observed while taking this medicine. It may also cause dizziness and sleepiness, so do not drive or do anything that requires mental focus until you know how this medicine affects you.

Uses of Bignac-MR Tablet

Side effects of Bignac-MR Tablet

Common
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Heartburn
  • Stomach pain / epigastric pain
  • Loss of appetite
  • Diarrhea

How to use Bignac-MR Tablet

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. Bignac-MR 8 Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Bignac-MR Tablet works

Bignac-MR 8 Tablet is a combination of two medicines: Aceclofenac and Thiocolchicoside, which relieves pain and relaxes the muscles. Aceclofenac is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) which works by blocking the release of certain chemical messengers that cause pain and inflammation (redness and swelling). Thiocolchicoside is a muscle relaxant. It works on the centres in the brain and spinal cord to relieve muscle stiffness or spasm and to improve pain and movement of muscles.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
UNSAFE
It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Bignac-MR 8 Tablet.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Bignac-MR 8 Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.
Breastfeeding
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Bignac-MR 8 Tablet during breastfeeding is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
UNSAFE
Bignac-MR 8 Tablet may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Bignac-MR 8 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Bignac-MR 8 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Bignac-MR 8 Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Bignac-MR 8 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Bignac-MR 8 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Bignac-MR 8 Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease. Regular monitoring of liver function tests is advisable while the patient is taking this medicine.

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Quick Tips

  • Bignac-MR 8 Tablet helps relieve pain and muscle spasm that may occur due to strains, sprains, and muscle injuries.
  • It is usually used along with rest and physical therapy.
  • Take it with food to avoid an upset stomach.
  • It may cause dizziness. Do not drive or do anything requiring concentration until you know how it affects you.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking Bignac-MR 8 Tablet as it may cause excessive drowsiness.

Patient Concerns

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Severe neck n shoulder pain due to spasm . Spasm increases when i move neck.Pain was suddenly increasedAlso i have taken flexon mr tabletI cannot lift my neck when i lie on the bed
Dr. Vipul Aggarwal
Bone & Joint Specialist
Very common problem with ppl who sit for long time and use lot of mobile or laptop and when vitamin d level are lowMost commin in ppl working in IT sectorGet vitamin d checkedAnd start with cervical isometric exercisesU will be fine in a weekDont take pain killersFor more than 3-4 days
Is acceclowoc-mr tablet can be taken whole life to relieve pain or suggest pain killer, muscle relaxant
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Diabetes Specialist
No pain killer can be taken whole life, u need to remove the problem
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FAQs

Q. What is Bignac-MR?

Bignac-MR is a combination of two medicines: Aceclofenac and Thiocolchicoside. This medication helps in relieving muscle pain. It relaxes the muscles by acting on the central nervous system and lowering chemical substance in the body that cause pain and inflammation.

Q. Is it safe to use Bignac-MR?

Yes, Bignac-MR is safe for most of the patients. However, in some patients it may cause some common unwanted side effects like nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, heartburn, diarrhoea and other uncommon and rare side effects. Inform your doctor if you experience any persistent problem due to the medication.

Q. Can the Bignac-MR be stopped when my pain is relieved?

Bignac-MR is usually used for short term and can be discontinued when the pain is relieved. However, Bignac-MR should be continued if your doctor has advised you to do so.

Q. Can the use of Bignac-MR cause dizziness?

Yes, the use of Bignac-MR can cause dizziness (feeling faint, weak, unsteady or lightheaded) in some patients. If you feel dizzy or lightheaded, it is better to rest for some time and resume once you feel better.

Q. Are there any specific contraindications associated with the use of Bignac-MR?

The use of Bignac-MR is considered to be harmful for patients with known allergy to painkillers or any of the components or excipients of this medicine. The use of this medicine should preferably be avoided in patients with a history of stomach ulcer or in patients with active, recurrent stomach ulcer/bleeding. It should also be avoided in patients with history of heart failure, high blood pressure, and liver or kidney disease.

Q. Can Bignac-MR be taken with Vitamin B-complex?

Yes, Bignac-MR can be taken with Vitamin B-complex preparations. While Bignac-MR helps to relieve pain, Vitamin B-complex can help to correct the vitamin deficiency that might be causing your symptoms.

Q. Can the use of Bignac-MR cause damage to kidneys?

Yes, the long-term use of Bignac-MR can cause damage to the kidneys. Normal kidneys produce a chemical called prostaglandins that protects them from damage. Use of painkillers lower the levels of prostaglandins in the body which leads to kidney damage on long-term use. Use of painkillers is not recommended in patients with underlying kidney disease.

Q. Will Bignac-MR be more effective if taken in higher doses?

No, taking more of this medicine will not make it more effective, rather it can lead to increased side effects. If the symptoms are getting severe, please consult the doctor for re-evaluation.

Q. What is the recommended storage condition for Sname?

Keep this medicine in the container or the pack it came in, tightly closed. Store it according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children and other people.
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References
  1. Patient. Aceclofenac tablets for pain and inflammation. [Accessed 31 Jan. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  2. European Medicine Agency. Thiocolchicoside; 2014. [Accessed 02 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
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  4. Drugs.com. Thiocolchicoside. [Accessed 02 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
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