Riclofen 25mg Tablet

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Samarth Life Sciences Pvt Ltd

Composition for Riclofen 25mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Muscle relaxation, Hiccups
Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
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Pregnancy
65
₹6.5/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Riclofen Tablet

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Uses of Riclofen Tablet

Riclofen 25mg Tablet is used for Muscle relaxation and Hiccups.
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Side effects of Riclofen Tablet

Common

Confusion, Sleepiness, Fatigue, Weakness, Drowsiness, Dizziness, Convulsion, Dry mouth, Stomach upset, Shortness of breath, Decreased blood pressure.

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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 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.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Riclofen 25mg Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Riclofen 25mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Riclofen 25mg 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
CAUTION
Riclofen 25mg Tablet should be used with caution during lact
ation. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
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Driving
Riclofen 25mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Riclofen 25mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients
with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Riclofen 25mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
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

Patient Concerns

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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