Tolifast 50mg Tablet

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Lupin Ltd

Composition for Tolifast 50mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Muscle relaxation
90.47
₹9.05/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Tolifast Tablet

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Uses of Tolifast Tablet

Tolifast 50mg Tablet is used for muscle relaxation.
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Side effects of Tolifast Tablet

Common

Sleepiness, Dizziness, Dry mouth, Fatigue, Decreased blood pressure.

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How to use Tolifast 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. It is better to take Tolifast 50mg Tablet with food.

How Tolifast Tablet works

Tolifast 50mg tablet works by acting on the centers in the brain and spinal cord to relieve the muscle stiffness or spasm.

In Depth Information on Tolifast Tablet

Expert advice for Tolifast Tablet

  • Tolifast can increase the effects of other CNS depressants (alcohol, barbiturates) medicine.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Tolifast, 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 Tolifast 50mg Tablet
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Tolifast 50mg Tablet 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 Tolifast 50mg Tabl
et during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
Tolifast 50mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Tolifast 50mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.

However, caution is advised in patients with underlying kidney disease who are taking this medicine.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Tolifas
t 50mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Tolperisone, 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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Tolifast 50mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Tolperisone

No. Tolifast is not a steroid. Tolifast is a muscle relaxant. It is used in low back pain and also used to treat spasticity associated with post-stroke patients.
Q. Can I take Tolifast with paracetamol?
Yes. Tolifast can be taken with paracetamol. There is no known interaction between Tolifast and paracetamol.
Q. Can I take Tolifast with diclofenac?
Yes. Tolifast can be taken with diclofenac to reduce pain and spasm associated with back pain and other conditions. There is no known interaction between Tolifast and paracetamol.
Q. Are eperisone and Tolifast same?
No. Tolifast and eperisone are not same medicine but they are from the same class of drugs. They are centrally acting muscle relaxants. Both relax skeletal muscles but eperisone particularly also relaxes vascular smooth muscles leading to dilatation of blood vessels.
No. Tolifast is not a drug approved for anxiety. Tolifast is a centrally acting muscle relaxant.
Yes. Tolifast can cause fall in blood pressure due to its action on the blood vessels. It relaxes the blood vessels leading to hypotension.
No. Tolifast is absolutely contraindicated in cases of myasthenia gravis which is a disease of muscle and nerve end plate leading to muscle weakness.
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