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Nesta 100 mg/2 mg Tablet

Prescription Required
Storage
Store at room temperature (10-30°C)

Overview

Introduction

Nesta 100 mg/2 mg Tablet is a combination of two medicines used in the treatment of pain due to muscle spasm. It improves the movement of muscles and provides relief from pain and discomfort associated with muscle spasms.

Nesta 100 mg/2 mg Tablet should be taken with food. This will prevent you from getting an upset stomach. You should take it regularly as advised by your doctor. Do not take more or use it for a longer duration than recommended by your doctor.

Using of this medicine can cause some common side effects such as nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, stomach upset, sleepiness, weakness, and increased liver enzymes. If any of these side effects bother you or do not go away with time, you should let your doctor know. Your doctor may help with ways to reduce or prevent these side effects.

The medicine may not be suitable for everybody. Before taking it, let your doctor know if you have any problems with your heart, kidneys, or liver. To make sure it is safe for you, let your doctor also know all the other medicines you are taking. Pregnant and breastfeeding mothers should first consult their doctors before using the medicine.

Uses of Nesta Tablet

  • Pain due to muscle spasm

Side effects of Nesta Tablet

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Nesta

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhea
  • Weakness
  • Sleepiness
  • Increased liver enzymes
  • Dryness in mouth

How to use Nesta 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. Nesta 100 mg/2 mg Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Nesta Tablet works

Nesta 100 mg/2 mg Tablet is a combination of two medicines: Nimesulide and Tizanidine which relieve muscle pain. Nimesulide is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) which works by blocking the release of certain chemical messengers that cause pain and inflammation (redness and swelling). Tizanidine is a muscle relaxant. It works by acting on the centers in the brain and spinal cord to relieve the muscle stiffness or spasm.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
UNSAFE
It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Nesta 100 mg/2 mg Tablet.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Nesta 100 mg/2 mg Tablet is unsafe to use during pregnancy as there is definite evidence of risk to the developing baby. However, the doctor may rarely prescribe it in some life-threatening situations if the benefits are more than the potential risks. Please consult your doctor.
Breastfeeding
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Nesta 100 mg/2 mg Tablet during breastfeeding is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
UNSAFE
Nesta 100 mg/2 mg Tablet may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
Kidney
CAUTION
Nesta 100 mg/2 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Nesta 100 mg/2 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
UNSAFE
Nesta 100 mg/2 mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use in patients with liver disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.

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Patient Concerns

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sir/madam i have pain in my testical(in left side) it slept at 4am. when I woke up it was paining since 2 days it may be due to cold and there is no swelling. may be little bit.
Dr. Shyam Gupta
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Hello PATIENT to 1mg. Your pain may be due to cold spasm or tortion. If pain persist please visit surgeon and examined.
Hypothyroidism 100 mg tablet daily.and premature ovarian failure.
Dr. Manju Singh
Homeopathy
OK. I would like suggest you that please consult with your nearest homeopathy doctor.
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References

  1. MedIndia. Nimesulide+Tizanidine. [Accessed on 25 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  2. European Medicne Agency. Nimesulide; 2004. [Accessed 02 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  3. Tizanidine. Ardsley, New York: Acorda Therapeutics Inc.; 1996 [revised 2013]. [Accessed 02 Apr. 20191] (online) Available from:External Link
  4. ScienceDirect. Nimesulide. [Accessed 02 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  5. Tizanidine. Hawthorne, New York: Acorda Therapeutics Inc.; 2006]. [Accessed 02 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link

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