Lioresal Oral Solution

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Novartis India Ltd

Composition for Lioresal 5mg/5ml Oral Solution

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Primarily used for

Muscle relaxation, Hiccups
Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
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100 ml in 1 bottle
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Medicine Overview of Lioresal Oral Solution

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Uses of Lioresal Oral Solution

Lioresal Oral Solution is used for muscle relaxation and hiccups.
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Side effects of Lioresal Oral Solution

Common

Confusion, Sleepiness, Fatigue, Weakness, Drowsiness, Dizziness, Convulsion, Dry mouth, Stomach upset, Shortness of breath, Decreased blood pressure.

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How to use Lioresal Oral Solution

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. It is better to take Lioresal Oral Solution with food.

How Lioresal Oral Solution works

Lioresal oral solution works by acting on the centers in the brain and spinal cord to relieve the muscle stiffness or spasm.

In Depth Information on Lioresal Oral Solution

Expert advice for Lioresal Oral Solution

  • Lioresal can increase the effects of other CNS depressants (alcohol, barbiturates) medicine.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Lioresal, 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 Lioresal Oral Solution
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Lioresal Oral Solution may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Lioresal Oral Solution 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
SAFE
Lioresal Oral Solution is safe to use during lactation. Hum
an 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.
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Driving
Lioresal Oral Solution may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tire
d, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Lioresal Oral Solution should be used with caution in patien
ts with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Lioresal Oral Solution may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Lioresal Oral Solution should be used with caution in patien
ts with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Lioresal Oral Solution may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Neemact 100mg Tablet MD, Nimlin MD 100mg Tablet, ANALGIN 500MG TABLET, Nyci 100mg Tablet

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Lioresal 5mg/5ml Oral Solution

Frequently asked questions for Baclofen

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