SKELACT 50 MG TABLET


Overview

Uses of Skelact Tablet

SKELACT 50 MG TABLET is used for muscle spasm. It relieves painful spasms of the skeletal muscles.

Skelact Tablet side effects

Common
  • Sleepiness
  • Fatigue
  • Muscle weakness
  • Headache
  • Dryness in mouth
  • Stomach upset

How to use Skelact 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. SKELACT 50 MG TABLET is to be taken with food.

How Skelact Tablet works

SKELACT 50 MG 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.

Skelact Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
SKELACT 50 MG 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.
Lactation
No information is available on the use of SKELACT 50 MG TABLET during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of SKELACT 50 MG TABLET in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of SKELACT 50 MG TABLET in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
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Expert Advice

  • SKELACT 50 MG TABLET provides relief from rigidity, tension and stiffness in muscles (spasticity) that may occur due to various conditions affecting the nervous system.
  • Take it with or after food or a glass of milk.
  • SKELACT 50 MG TABLET may cause dizziness or sleepiness. Don't drive or do anything requiring concentration until you know how it affects you.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking SKELACT 50 MG TABLET as it may cause excessive drowsiness.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
  • Don't stop taking it suddenly without talking to your doctor if you've been on it for a long time.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Skelact

Pain in left thigh while getting up from chair and stepping for 3 to 4 steps and paining during walking taken PCM 1000 @ 12 hly for 5 days with mecobalamine (pevisca plus) in evening
Dr. Sunil Sekhri
Diabetes Specialist
You need to get yourself examined in clinic to rule out muscle spasm or Radiculopathy. Treatment will depend on diagnosis . Do Hot fomentation, avoid forward bending and apply Ointment Omnigel
Sometimes I suddenly feel like I am going to faint with Dizziness and Vertigo and whole face and neck start sweating. Then gets pain in back of the head and back of Neck. Presently its paining. Feels little weak in body. Also suffering from a heaviness behind eyes with headache in Forehead and temple from last 10 days after using PC and Mobile too much. Have lil vometing tendency. Yesterday BP - 110/75 Today BP- 130/80 Persistent disease- Spondylitis (loss of cervical lordosis and paraspinal muscle spasm) AND Allergic rhinitis. Pls help.
Dr. Sunil Sekhri
Diabetes Specialist
Could be because of muscle fatigue due to excessive use of PC and mobile. You also need to do neck exercises which you can learn from a Physiotherapist . For rhinos take tab Loridin 1 tab OD x 3 days
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FAQs

Q. Is eperisone or eperisone hydrochloride a steroid?
No. Eperisone or eperisone hydrochloride is an antispasmodic medication and is used to relieve muscle stiffness and pain. It does not have a chemical structure or mechanism of action like steroids
Q. What is Skelact Myonal?
Myonal is the trade name for active medication Skelact. It is an antispasmodic medication and is used to relieve muscle stiffness and pain.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 1st Dec 2017.
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