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Liofen XL 20 mg Capsule

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Composition for Liofen XL 20 mg Capsule

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Primary uses of Liofen XL 20 mg Capsule

Muscle relaxation
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Liofen XL 20 mg Capsule
Liofen XL 20 mg Capsule
Liofen XL 20 mg Capsule
Liofen XL 20 mg Capsule
Liofen XL 20 mg Capsule
MRP
233
₹23.3/Capsule ER
10 capsule er in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Liofen Capsule ER

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Uses of Liofen Capsule ER

Liofen XL 20 mg Capsule is used for muscle relaxation. It treats muscle spasms which may occur in diseases affecting the nervous system, such as cerebral palsy, multiple sclerosis, motor neuron disease, or injury to head, brain or spine.
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Liofen Capsule ER side effects

Common

Side Effects of Liofen are Sleepiness, Muscle weakness, Headache, Vomiting, Nausea.

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How to use Liofen Capsule ER

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. Liofen XL 20 mg Capsule is to be taken with food.

How Liofen Capsule ER works

Liofen XL 20 mg Capsule 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 Liofen Capsule ER

Expert advice for Liofen Capsule ER

  • Liofen XL 20 mg Capsule can increase the effects of other CNS depressants (alcohol, barbiturates) medicine.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Liofen XL 20 mg Capsule, 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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Liofen Capsule ER related warnings
Special precautions for Liofen Capsule ER
Alcohol
CAUTION
Liofen XL 20 mg Capsule may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Liofen XL 20 mg 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.
Lactation
SAFE
Liofen XL 20 mg Capsule is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
Driving
Liofen XL 20 mg Capsule may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Liofen XL 20 mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Liofen XL 20 mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Liofen XL 20 mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Liofen XL 20 mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Liofen Capsule ER?uses

If you miss a dose of Liofen XL 20 mg Capsule, 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.

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Frequently asked questions about Liofen Capsule ER

Frequently asked questions about Baclofen

No. Liofen is not a pain-killer or an NSAID. It is a centrally acting muscle relaxant.
No. Liofen is not addictive and has not shown any habit forming potential.
Yes. Liofen is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side-effects, consult your doctor.
No. Liofen is not a narcotic or a controlled substance. It is available from a pharmacy on providing a valid prescription from a doctor.
Liofen is effective in the treatment of acute back pains. But, it is not used for relieving toothache or menstrual cramps.
No. Liofen does not contain sulfa or aspirin.
It is advisable to take Liofen for the duration prescribed by your doctor. Do not stop taking the drug without consulting your doctor
Liofen may rarely cause symptoms of erectile dysfunction and impotence. Consult your doctor if you experience these symptoms.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Liofen with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Liofen with Levodopa
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Medicines with composition Levodopa: Levopa, Bidopal
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Liofen with Digoxin
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Medicines with composition Digoxin: Digon, Cardioxin, Lanoxin, Sangoxin, Digitran, Digoxin, Celoxin, Dixin
Liofen with Nimesulide
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Liofen with Oxyphenbutazone
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Oxyphenbutazone: Sioril
Liofen with Benzydamine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Benzydamine: Tantum, Mucobenz, B Mine, Garbenz, Coolora, Uvdyne, Biqol, Edel, Bzynice, Oralixir

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