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Tidifen 400mg/2mg Tablet

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Storage
Store at room temperature (10-30°C)

Introduction

Tidifen 400mg/2mg Tablet is a combination of two medicines used in the treatment of pain due to muscle spasm. It improves the movement of muscles and provides relief from pain and discomfort associated with muscle spasms.

Tidifen 400mg/2mg Tablet should be taken with food. This will prevent you from getting an upset stomach. You should take it regularly as advised by your doctor. Do not take more or use it for longer duration than recommended by your doctor.

Some of the common side effects of this medicine include nausea, stomach pain, heartburn, indigestion, dizziness, weakness, and sleepiness. If any of these side effects bother you or do not go away with time, you should let your doctor know. Your doctor may help with ways to reduce or prevent these side effects.

The medicine may not be suitable for everybody. Before taking it, let your doctor know if you have any problems with your heart, kidneys, and liver. To make sure it is safe for you, let your doctor also know all the other medicines you are taking. Pregnant and breastfeeding mothers should consult their doctors before using this medicine as it may cause harm to the developing baby.

Uses of Tidifen Tablet

  • Pain due to muscle spasm

Benefits of Tidifen Tablet

In Pain due to muscle spasm

Tidifen 400mg/2mg Tablet treats pain due to muscle spasm by relaxing stiff muscles. This in turn reduces pain and discomfort. Tidifen 400mg/2mg Tablet also blocks the action of certain chemicals that causes pain and swelling in the muscles. Altogether, it helps in easy movement and by reducing pain it improves the quality of your life.

Side effects of Tidifen Tablet

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Tidifen

  • Nausea
  • Stomach pain
  • Heartburn
  • Indigestion
  • Dizziness
  • Weakness
  • Sleepiness
  • Dryness in mouth

How to use Tidifen 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. Tidifen 400mg/2mg Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Tidifen Tablet works

Tidifen 400mg/2mg Tablet is a combination of two medicines: Ibuprofen and Tizanidine which relieve pain and relax the muscles. Ibuprofen is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) which works by blocking the release of certain chemical messengers that cause pain and inflammation (redness and swelling). Tizanidine is a muscle relaxant. It works by acting on the centers in the brain and spinal cord to relieve muscle stiffness or spasm and to improve pain and movement of muscles.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
UNSAFE
It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Tidifen 400mg/2mg Tablet.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Tidifen 400mg/2mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.
Breastfeeding
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Tidifen 400mg/2mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug may pass into the breastmilk and harm the baby.
Driving
UNSAFE
Tidifen 400mg/2mg Tablet may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
Kidney
CAUTION
Tidifen 400mg/2mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Tidifen 400mg/2mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Tidifen 400mg/2mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Tidifen 400mg/2mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Tidifen 400mg/2mg Tablet is not advised in patients with severe liver disease. Liver function tests are recommended before the start of treatment and then on a regular basis as advised.

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Patient Concerns

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Neck pain when I move my neck a bit. I think it's due to exercise and gyming .
Dr. Sunil Tripathi
Physiotherapy
It might be muscle soreness or muscle spasm due to improper Posture or overuse of musclesConsult a Physiotherapist in your area
sir/madam i have pain in my testical(in left side) it slept at 4am. when I woke up it was paining since 2 days it may be due to cold and there is no swelling. may be little bit.
Dr. Shyam Gupta
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Hello PATIENT to 1mg. Your pain may be due to cold spasm or tortion. If pain persist please visit surgeon and examined.
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References

  1. MedIndia. Tizanidine. [Accessed 22 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  2. Ibuprofen. North Harrow, Middlesex: Accord Healthcare Limited; 2016 [revised 16 Mar. 2018]. [Accessed 22 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link

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Country of Origin: India

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