Flexital 20mg Injection

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Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd

Composition for Flexital 20mg Injection

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5.82
₹0.39/Injection
15 ml in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Flexital Injection

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Uses of Flexital Injection

Flexital 20mg Injection is used in the treatment of Peripheral vascular disease and intermittent claudication.
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Side effects of Flexital Injection

Common

Nausea, Abdominal bloating, Agitation, Aseptic meningitis, Biliary obstruction, Bleeding, Blood in vomit, Blood in stool, Diarrhoea, Dizziness, Headache, Altered heart rate, Skin bleeding, Skin redness, Tachycardia, Vomiting.

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How to use Flexital Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Flexital Injection works

Flexital 20mg injection increases the blood flow to arms and legs.

In Depth Information on Flexital Injection

Expert advice for Flexital Injection

  • Do not use pentoxifylline if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to pentoxifylline or any other ingredient in the medicine.
  • Do not use pentoxifylline if you have serious heart problems, if you had a stroke with bleeding in brain; or if you had bleeding in the eye.
  • Patients taking pentoxifylline are advised to exercise caution while driving or operating machines.
  • Do not stand up and raise from the bed quickly as it may cause dizziness.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Flexital 20mg Injection
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Flexital 20mg Injection 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
CAUTION
Flexital 20mg Injection should be used with caution during l
actation. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
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Driving
Flexital 20mg Injection may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tir
ed, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Flexital 20mg Injection should be used with caution in patie
nts with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Flexital 20mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Oflomac Suspension, Day 5 500mg Tablet, Otras 400mg Suspension, Ornof RF 50mg Syrup

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Flexital 20mg Injection

Frequently asked questions for Pentoxifylline

Flexital belongs to a group of medicines called peripheral vasodilators. It works by increasing the blood flow to the arms and legs. Flexital is used to treat peripheral vascular disease (poor circulation to the arms and legs) and intermittent claudication (pain on walking or at rest caused by poor circulation to the legs).
Flexital is safe if prescribed at the dose and duration as advised by your doctor
Flexital is a prescription drug and is available when advised by the doctor.
Flexital is not a narcotic substance. Flexital belongs to a group of medicines called peripheral vasodilators.
Flexital is not an antibiotic. Flexital belongs to a group of medicines called peripheral vasodilators.
Flexital is not a blood thinner. Flexital belongs to a group of medicines called peripheral vasodilators.
Flexital is not an anticoagulant. Flexital belongs to a group of medicines called peripheral vasodilators.
Flexital is not a steroid. Flexital belongs to a group of medicines called peripheral vasodilators.
Flexital does not cause weight gain. Please consult your doctor if you experience weight gain after taking Flexital as it may require further investigation and management.
Flexital does not cause weight loss. Please consult your doctor if you experience weight loss after taking Flexital as it may require further investigation and management.
Flexital has been found to be effective in treatment of Peyronie's disease. Do not take Flexital for a Peyronie's disease unless advised by your doctor. If you think you are suffering from Peyronie's disease, please consult your doctor it requires proper diagnosis and treatment.
Flexital works if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Flexital works by decreasing the level of TNF-α (Tumor necrosis factor) in alcoholic hepatitis. TNFα is a cell signaling protein (cytokine) involved in systemic inflammation and is increased in alcoholic liver disease (ALD), and alcoholic hepatitis (AH) in particular. Talk to your doctor regarding its use in hepatitis.
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Substitutes for Flexital

No substitutes found for this medicine
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