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Tizan 2 Tablet


Overview

Introduction

Tizan 2 Tablet is a muscle relaxer. It provides relief from the discomfort associated with acute, painful musculoskeletal conditions such as rigidity, tension, stiffness, and muscle spasms.

Tizan 2 Tablet can be taken with or without food. Generally, you should try to use the smallest amount necessary to control your symptoms, for the shortest possible time. You should take this medicine regularly while you need it. Try not to miss doses as this will make the medicine less effective.

Some common side effects of this medicine include dry mouth, sleepiness, diarrhea, tiredness, and dizziness. If any of these side effects do not go away or get worse, you should let your doctor know. Your doctor may be able to suggest ways of preventing or reducing the symptoms.

To make sure it is safe for you, before taking this medicine, let your doctor know if you have any medical conditions or disorders. You should also tell your doctor all the other medicines you are using or taking. Pregnant and breastfeeding women should consult their doctors before using this medicine.

Uses of Tizan Tablet

Side effects of Tizan Tablet

Common
  • Dizziness
  • Sleepiness
  • Dryness in mouth
  • Upset stomach

How to use Tizan 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. Tizan 2 Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Tizan Tablet works

Tizan 2 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.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
UNSAFE
Tizan 2 Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Tizan 2 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
Tizan 2 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
Tizan 2 Tablet may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
Kidney
CAUTION
Tizan 2 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Tizan 2 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Tizan 2 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Tizan 2 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Tizan 2 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.

What if you forget to take Tizan Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Tizan 2 Tablet, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

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Quick Tips

  • Tizan 2 Tablet provides relief from rigidity, tension and stiffness in muscles (spasticity) that may occur due to various conditions affecting the nervous system.
  • Tizan 2 Tablet may cause dizziness or sleepiness. Do not drive or do anything requiring concentration until you know how it affects you.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking Tizan 2 Tablet as it may cause excessive drowsiness.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
  • Do not stop taking it suddenly without talking to your doctor if you've been on it for a long time.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Tizan with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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Patient Concerns

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Growth of extra muscle in nose
Dr. Aanchal Maheshwari
Ayurveda
Kanchnaar guggul 2 tab twice with water, vridhivadhika vati 2 tablet twice with water
What is the treatment for muscle strength apart from exercise. Have muscle stiffness on neck and lower back. MRI shows nothing much and doctor suggest muscle weakness. Need to know longterm treatment which would be useful for getting muscle strength.
Dr. Deepak Kumar Soni
Ayurveda
https://www.1mg.com/otc/asthiposhak-tablet-otc325984One ?one tablet morning & evening after taking food , use at least 1-2 months
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FAQs

Q. Does Tizan contain sulfa or asprin?

Tizan does not contain sulfa and aspirin

Q. Is Tizan an opiate, NSAID, blood thinner, controlled substance, or muscle relaxer?

Tizan is not an opiate, NSAID, blood thinner or a controlled substance. It is a muscle relaxant

Q. Is Tizan like valium?

Valium is a brand name for drug diazepam. It is also used as a muscle relaxant, but both have different functions. Please consult your doctor before taking the drug

Q. Is Tizan stronger than Flexeril?

Flexeril is a brand name for drug cyclobenzaprine, which is also used as a muscle relaxant. Effect of the drug may vary upon individual response. Please consult your doctor before taking the drug

Q. Is tizanidine water soluble?

Tizanidine is a lipid-soluble drug; it is only slightly soluble in water and methanol

Q. Is Tizan gluten free?

Tizan is gluten free. However, please refer to package insert of the prescribed brand before use

Q. Can I take Tizan or Zanaflex for menstrual cramps, headaches, or anxiety?

No, you cannot take Tizan or Zanaflex (which contains Tizan) for menstrual cramps, headaches, or anxiety. Please consult your doctor before taking the drug

Q. Does Tizan cause weight loss or keep you awake (insomnia)?

You may experience insomnia or weight loss with the use of Tizan. Few people may experience excessive sleepiness. If you experience such side effects, consult your doctor

Q. Can I take Tizan with Aleve (naproxen), Ambien (zolpidem), Norco (acetaminophen and hydrocodone), Tylenol (paracetamol), Valium (diazepam), or Xanax (alprazolam)?

You may take Aleve and Tylenol with Tizan, but Ambien, Norco, Valium, and Xanax should not be given with Tizan. Consult your doctor before simultaneous use

Q. Can I take tizanidine with prednisone, ibuprofen, tramadol, or oxycodone?

Tizanidine may be taken with prednisone or ibuprofen, but tramadol or oxycodone with tizanidine may increase their side effects. Consult your doctor before simultaneous use

Q. Does Tizan show on a drug test?

No, Tizan does not show on a drug test. Only narcotic drugs show up on a drug test.

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