Paraflax Tablet

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Primarily used for

Fever, Muscle relaxation, Headache
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Alcohol
27.12
₹2.71/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Paraflax Tablet

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Uses of Ibuprofen

Ibuprofen is used in fever, headache, arthralgia, myalgia, dental pain, post operative pain, pain during menstruation, osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis and gout.
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Side effects of Ibuprofen

Common

Abdominal pain, Constipation, Diarrhoea, Epigastric pain, Flatulence, Nausea, Vomiting, Indigestion.

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How to use Ibuprofen

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 is better to take Paraflax Tablet with food.

How Paraflax Tablet works

Ibuprofen is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). It works by blocking the release of certain chemical messengers that cause fever, pain and inflammation (redness and swelling).
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Uses of Chlorzoxazone

Chlorzoxazone is used for muscle relaxation.
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Side effects of Chlorzoxazone

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Dark colored urine, Sleepiness, Fatigue, Body ache, Drowsiness, Liver toxicity, Dizziness, Lightheadedness, Nausea, Nervousness, Dry mouth, Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome, Decreased blood pressure.

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How to use Chlorzoxazone

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 is better to take Paraflax Tablet with food.

How Paraflax Tablet works

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

In Depth Information on Paraflax Tablet

Expert advice for Ibuprofen

  • It should be taken with food or milk to avoid getting an upset stomach.
  • It can cause serious complications like stomach bleeding and kidney problems if taken for a long time.
  • Ibuprofen can raise your risk of blood clots, heart attack, or a stroke.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.

Expert advice for Chlorzoxazone

  • Chlorzoxazone can increase the effects of other CNS depressants (alcohol, barbiturates) medicine.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Chlorzoxazone, 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.
Warnings
Special precautions for Paraflax Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Paraflax Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.

Taking Ibuprofen with alcohol increases the risk of stomach bleeding.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Paraflax 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.
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Lactation
No information is available on the use of Paraflax Tablet du
ring lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
Paraflax Tablet may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Paraflax Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Paraflax Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Paraflax Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease. Long term use of this medicine can affect the kidney function.
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Liver
CAUTION
Paraflax Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Paraflax Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Paraflax Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Paraflax Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Ibuprofen

Q. Is Ibuprofen safe?
Ibuprofen is safe if used at the doses and for the duration prescribed by the doctor. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use.
Q. Can I take Ibuprofen with Betahistine?
Ibuprofen can be taken with Betahistine. There are no reported drug interactions or harmful effects when they are used together.
Q. Can I take Ibuprofen with Tamsulosin or paracetamol?
Ibuprofen can be taken with Tamsulosin or paracetamol. No harmful side effects or other interactions have been seen when they are taken together.
Q. Can I take Ibuprofen with rabeprazole?
Ibuprofen can be taken with Rabeprazole . Rabeprazole is used to prevent painkiller (NSAIDs) induced gastritis and stomach ulcers by decreasing the production of acid in the stomach. There are no reported drug interactions or harmful effects when they are used together.
Q. Can I take Ibuprofen with famotidine?
Ibuprofen can be taken with Famotidine as no harmul effects have been seen when they are used together. Ibuprofen is a pain killer and belongs to the group of NSAIDs (non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agents) and you should be careful while taking NSAIDs as they are strong gastric acid stimulators and would increase the gastric acid secretion and further worsen your underlying condition.
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Frequently asked questions for Chlorzoxazone

Q. Is chlorzoxazone an opiate/ narcotic/ steroid/ controlled substance/ addictive?
No. Chlorzoxazone is mephenesin like centrally acting muscle relaxant that is used to relieve muscle stiffness and pain. It is not a steroid, narcotic, addictive or controlled substance
Q. Does chlorzoxazone be used for recreational purposes?
No, chlorzoxazone or any other drug should not be used for recreational purpose. Use only when prescribed by the doctor
Q. Does chlorzoxazone have aspirin or codeine in it?
No. It does not contain aspirin or codeine
Q. Does chlorzoxazone induce drowsiness/ weight gain?
It is not known to cause weight gain, but may cause drowsiness. If you experience any such side effects, consult your doctor
Q. Is chlorzoxazone like Vicodin?
No. Vicodin, which contains acetaminophen and hydrocodone, is used to relieve general pain. Chlorzoxazone is a muscle relaxant and different drug altogether
Q. Is chlorzoxazone the same as Soma?
No. Soma caontains carisoprodol, another mephenesin-like centrally acting muscle relaxant. However, it totally different from chlorzoxazone
Q. Can I take chlorzoxazone with tramadol, naproxen or ibuprofen?
No known interaction data is available for these drugs. However, it doesn't mean that the chlorzoxazone can be taken with tramadol, naproxen or ibuprofen. Always consult your doctor regarding the drug usage
Q. Can I take chlorzoxazone with hydrocodone/ citalopram/ acetaminophen?
No. It is advisable not to take chlorzoxazone with hydrocodone/ citalopram/ acetaminophen since interactions have been reported for this combination.
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