Medicine Overview of Flit Capsule
Side effects of Flit Capsule
Fatigue, Dizziness, Drowsiness, Nausea, Dry mouth, Abdominal bloating, Itching, Tremor.
How to use Flit 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 Flit 100mg Capsule at a fixed time.
How Flit Capsule works
Flit 100mg capsule decreases the perception of pain by blocking the transmission of pain signals to the brain.
In Depth Information on Flit Capsule
Expert advice for Flit Capsule
- Flit is given when pain killers (NSAIDs) cannot be given due to gastric damage caused by them.
- Inform your doctor before starting Flit if
- You have an underlying liver disease
- You take alcohol regularly
- You are pregnant or planning to get pregnant or breastfeeding
- Get your liver function tests done before starting Flit and follow up tests every week while you are taking the medicine.
- Stop taking Flit and immediately inform your doctor if you get any symptoms of liver disease like nausea, vomiting, stomach pain or yellow colored urine.
Special precautions for Flit 100mg Capsule
Flit 100mg Capsule may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Flit 100mg Capsule may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
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....
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.
Flit 100mg Capsule is probably safe to use during lactation.+more
Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby....
It is not known whether Flit 100mg Capsule alters the abilit+more
y to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react....
Flit 100mg Capsule is probably unsafe to use in patients with kidney disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.+more
The dose may need to be decreased in patients with underlying kidney disease. Please consult your doctor....
The dose may need to be decreased in patients with underlying kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Flit 100mg Capsule is probably unsafe to use in patients with liver disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.+more
Should be used cautiously in patients with an underlying liver disease. Please consult your doctor....
Should be used cautiously in patients with an underlying liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
If you miss a dose of Flupirtine, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.
Frequently asked questions for Flit 100mg Capsule
Frequently asked questions for Flupirtine
Yes, Flit is seen to be beneficial in the treatment of fibromyalgia in some clinical studies, however, Flit is yet to get formal regulatory approval for this condition. Fibromyalgia is a disease that is characterized by musculoskeletal pain, fatigue, and depression.
Q. What is the benefit of using Flit with paracetamol?
Both Flit and paracetamol help in relieving pain but they work in entirely different ways. When paracetamol is given with Flit, pain relief is better as compared to single drug use. However, both can cause liver toxicity, so monitoring of liver function is very important when taken together.
Yes, Flit causes liver toxicity. Use of Flit is contraindicated in patients with an underlying liver disease.
Flit can be used for the relief of pain associated with osteorthritis and post orthopedic surgery pain. It is especially useful for patients who cannot take NSAIDs because of the risk of NSAID-induced gastritis.
There have been case reports that Flit causes green discoloration of urine. However, this is not a very commonly seen effect. Inform your doctor if you experience this symptom.
Flit is not approved for the treatment of epilepsy. However, a few animal studies have shown a beneficial effect of Flit for treating epilepsy and this effect is still being explored.
Yes, you can experience withdrawal symptoms once you stop using Flit like sweating, tremor, and mood alterations with long term use of Flit. Inform your doctor if you have these symptoms.
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