Riclofen 10mg Tablet

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Samarth Life Sciences Pvt Ltd

Composition for Riclofen 10mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Muscle relaxation
Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
54.48
₹5.45/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Riclofen Tablet

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Uses of Riclofen Tablet

Riclofen 10mg 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.
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Side effects of Riclofen Tablet

Common

Sleepiness, Nausea.

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How to use Riclofen 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. It is better to take Riclofen 10mg Tablet with food.

How Riclofen Tablet works

Riclofen 10mg 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 Riclofen Tablet

Expert advice for Riclofen Tablet

  • Riclofen can increase the effects of other CNS depressants (alcohol, barbiturates) medicine.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Riclofen, 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 Riclofen 10mg Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Riclofen 10mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Riclofen 10mg 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
SAFE
Riclofen 10mg 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.
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Driving
Riclofen 10mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Riclofen 10mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients
with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Riclofen 10mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Riclofen 10mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients
with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Riclofen 10mg Tablet 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

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Baclofen, 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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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Riclofen 10mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Baclofen

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