Medicine Overview of Riclofen Tablet
Uses of Riclofen Tablet
Riclofen 25mg Tablet is used for Muscle relaxation and Hiccups.
Side effects of Riclofen Tablet
Confusion, Sleepiness, Fatigue, Weakness, Drowsiness, Dizziness, Convulsion, Dry mouth, Stomach upset, Shortness of breath, Decreased blood pressure.
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 25mg Tablet with food.
How Riclofen Tablet works
Riclofen 25mg tablet works by acting on the centers in the brain and spinal cord to relieve the muscle stiffness or spasm.
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.
Special precautions for Riclofen 25mg Tablet
Riclofen 25mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Riclofen 25mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
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....
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.
Riclofen 25mg Tablet should be used with caution during lact+more
ation. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body....
Riclofen 25mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,+more
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
Riclofen 25mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients+more
with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Riclofen 25mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Twinease 200mg Tablet, Nyci 100mg Tablet, Lithocap 300mg Capsule, Niq 200mg Tablet DT
Frequently asked questions for Riclofen 25mg 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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