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MUSCOFEN 4 MG TABLET

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Composition for MUSCOFEN 4 MG TABLET

Prescription Required

Primary uses of MUSCOFEN 4 MG TABLET

Muscle relaxation
Potentiallyunsafewith
Alcohol
DISCONTINUED
We do not sell this product at present

Medicine Overview of Muscofen Tablet

Uses of Muscofen Tablet

MUSCOFEN 4 MG TABLET 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.

Muscofen Tablet side effects

Common

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

How to use Muscofen 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. MUSCOFEN 4 MG TABLET is to be taken with food.

How Muscofen Tablet works

MUSCOFEN 4 MG 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 Muscofen Tablet

Expert advice for Muscofen Tablet

  • MUSCOFEN 4 MG TABLET can increase the effects of other CNS depressants (alcohol, barbiturates) medicine.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the MUSCOFEN 4 MG TABLET, 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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Muscofen Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Muscofen Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
MUSCOFEN 4 MG TABLET may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
MUSCOFEN 4 MG TABLET 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
MUSCOFEN 4 MG TABLET 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
MUSCOFEN 4 MG TABLET may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
MUSCOFEN 4 MG TABLET should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of MUSCOFEN 4 MG TABLET may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
MUSCOFEN 4 MG TABLET should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of MUSCOFEN 4 MG TABLET may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Muscofen Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of MUSCOFEN 4 MG TABLET, 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 about Muscofen Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Baclofen

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

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Muscofen with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Muscofen with Levodopa
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Levodopa: Levopa, Bidopal
Muscofen with Digoxin
MODERATE
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Muscofen with Nimesulide
MODERATE
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MODERATE
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Muscofen with Metamizole / Dipyrone
MODERATE
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Muscofen with Benzydamine
MODERATE
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