Thio XL 4mg Capsule

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Primarily used for

Muscle relaxation
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₹14.9/Capsule
10 capsules in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Thio XL Capsule

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Uses of Thio XL Capsule

Thio XL 4mg Capsule is used for muscle relaxation.
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Side effects of Thio XL Capsule

Common

Decreased blood pressure, Sleepiness, Fatigue, Weakness, Headache, Dizziness, Abdominal cramp, Nausea, Dry mouth, Abdominal pain, Influenza like symptoms, Diarrhoea, Abdominal bloating.

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How to use Thio XL Capsule

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 can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Thio XL 4mg Capsule at a fixed time.

How Thio XL Capsule works

Thio xl 4mg capsule works by acting on the centers in the brain and spinal cord to relieve the muscle stiffness or spasm.

In Depth Information on Thio XL Capsule

Expert advice for Thio XL Capsule

  • Thio xl can increase the effects of other CNS depressants (alcohol, barbiturates) medicine.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Thio xl, 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 Thio XL 4mg Capsule
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Thio XL 4mg Capsule 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 Thio XL 4mg Capsul
e during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
Thio XL 4mg Capsule 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 Thio XL
4mg Capsule in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Thio XL
4mg Capsule in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Thio XL 4mg Capsule

Frequently asked questions for Thiocolchicoside

Thio xl 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, Thio xl is not a steroid. It is a naturally occurring glucoside from a plant source.
Thio xl is a semi-synthetic derivative of naturally occurring compound colchicoside from the plant Gloriosa superb.
Thio xl 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 Thio xl 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, Thio xl is not known to have any addiction potential.
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