Flexura 400mg Tablet

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Composition for Flexura 400mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Muscle relaxation
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Alcohol
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₹9.8/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Flexura Tablet

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Uses of Flexura Tablet

Flexura 400mg Tablet is used for muscle relaxation
It relieves painful spasms of the skeletal muscles.
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Side effects of Flexura Tablet

Common

Sleepiness, Dry mouth.

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How to use Flexura 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. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Flexura 400mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Flexura Tablet works

Flexura 400mg tablet is a muscle relaxant. It works on the centres in the brain and spinal cord to relieve muscle stiffness or spasm without reduction in strength. This improves pain and movement of muscles.

In Depth Information on Flexura Tablet

Expert advice for Flexura Tablet

  • Flexura can increase the effects of other CNS depressants (alcohol, barbiturates) medicine.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Flexura, 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 Flexura 400mg Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Flexura 400mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Flexura 400mg Tablet is probably usafe to use during lactati
on. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Flexura 400mg Tablet 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 Flexura
400mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Flexura
400mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Metaxalone, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Flexura 400mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Metaxalone

No. Flexura is not addictive. Only if taken with CNS depressants, then there are chances of addition due to relief action
No. Flexura is not a narcotic drug. It is a muscle relaxant
Flexura is not a benzodiazepine/ non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs)/sulfa drug. However, Flexura is a muscle relaxant
Flexura is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Flexeril is trade name for active drug cyclobenzaprine. Flexura and cyclobenzaprine belong to same category of drugs called muscle relaxant
Yes. Flexura is gluten free. However, please refer to package insert of the prescribed brand before you use
Flexura is a muscle relaxant. It is used to treat muscle spasm (pain and discomfort caused by strains, sprains, and other muscle injuries). Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use
Q. Can I take metaxalone with tramadol/ ibuprofen/ hydrocodone/ oxycodone/ aleve/ tylenol 3/ vicodin/ ambien/ flexeril/ Xanax?
Metaxalone interacts with tramadol/ ibuprofen/ hydrocodone/ oxycodone/ aleve/ tylenol 3/ vicodin/ ambien/ flexeril/ Xanax, and may increase side effects such as drowsiness. Always consult your physician for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required
Yes, Flexura may make you sleepy
Flexura is a muscle relaxant. It is used to treat muscle spasm (pain and discomfort caused by strains, sprains, and other muscle injuries)
Flexura may cause unusual tiredness. Inform your doctor immediately in case you experience unusual tiredness
Flexura is not known to cause side effects such as constipation or weight gain
Flexura does not have any known effect in getting high
No.Flexura does not contain acetaminophen.
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Substitutes for Flexura

No substitutes found for this medicine
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