Thiobest 4mg Capsule

Walton Healthcare Pvt. Ltd

Composition for Thiobest 4mg Capsule

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Primarily used for

Muscle relaxation
10 capsules in 1 strip

Medicine Overview of Thiobest Capsule


Uses of Thiobest Capsule

Thiobest 4mg Capsule is used for muscle relaxation
It relieves painful spasms of the skeletal muscles.

Side effects of Thiobest Capsule


Sleepiness, Dry mouth.


How to use Thiobest 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 Thiobest 4mg Capsule at a fixed time.

How Thiobest Capsule works

Thiobest 4mg capsule 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 Thiobest Capsule

Expert advice for Thiobest Capsule

  • Thiobest can increase the effects of other CNS depressants (alcohol, barbiturates) medicine.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Thiobest, 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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Special precautions for Thiobest 4mg Capsule
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Thiobest 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.
No information is available on the use of Thiobest 4mg Capsu
le during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Thiobest 4mg Capsule may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
There is limited information available on the use of Thiobes
t 4mg Capsule in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
There is limited information available on the use of Thiobes
t 4mg Capsule in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Thiobest 4mg Capsule

Frequently asked questions for Thiocolchicoside

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

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