Spafast 4mg Injection

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Delcure Life Sciences

Composition for Spafast 4mg Injection

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Primarily used for

Muscle relaxation
26.66
2 ml in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Spafast Injection

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Uses of Spafast Injection

Spafast 4mg Injection is used for muscle relaxation
It relieves painful spasms of the skeletal muscles.
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Side effects of Spafast Injection

Common

Sleepiness, Dry mouth.

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How to use Spafast Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Spafast Injection works

Spafast 4mg injection 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 Spafast Injection

Expert advice for Spafast Injection

  • Spafast can increase the effects of other CNS depressants (alcohol, barbiturates) medicine.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Spafast, 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 Spafast 4mg Injection
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Spafast 4mg Injection 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 Spafast 4mg Inject
ion during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
Spafast 4mg Injection may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Spafast
4mg Injection in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Spafast
4mg Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Spafast 4mg Injection

Frequently asked questions for Thiocolchicoside

Spafast is a muscle relaxant which is used in adults and adolescents from 16 years onwards as an add-on treatment for painful muscular contractions. It is to be used for acute conditions related to the spinal column.
No, Spafast is not a steroid. It is a naturally occurring glucoside from a plant source.
Spafast is a semi-synthetic derivative of naturally occurring compound colchicoside from the plant Gloriosa superb.
Spafast is a safe medicine if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor. Recently, there have been reports that one of the products formed in the body when taking Spafast at high doses may cause damage to the some cells which could be a risk factor for cancer, harm to unborn child and impairment of male fertility. Please consult your doctor before taking this medicine.
Thiocochicoside works by acting on the centres in the brain and spinal cord to relieve the muscle stiffness or spasm.
No, Spafast is not known to have any addiction potential.
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