Torvin 100mg Tablet

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Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Torvin 100mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Musculo-skeletal pain, Headache, Nerve pain
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Alcohol
DISCONTINUED
We do not sell this product at present

Medicine Overview of Torvin Tablet

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Uses of Torvin Tablet

Torvin 100mg Tablet is used in treatment of musculo-skeletal pain, headache, nerve pain, post operative pain and pain during menstruation.
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Side effects of Torvin Tablet

Common

Fatigue, Dizziness, Drowsiness, Nausea, Dry mouth, Abdominal bloating, Itching, Tremor.

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How to use Torvin 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. Torvin 100mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Torvin Tablet works

Torvin 100mg Tablet decreases the perception of pain by blocking the transmission of pain signals to the brain.

In Depth Information on Torvin Tablet

Expert advice for Torvin Tablet

  • Torvin is given when pain killers (NSAIDs) cannot be given due to gastric damage caused by them.
  • Inform your doctor before starting Torvin if
    • You have an underlying liver disease
    • You take alcohol regularly
    • You are pregnant or planning to get pregnant or breastfeeding
  • Get your liver function tests done before starting Torvin and follow up tests every week while you are taking the medicine.
  • Stop taking Torvin and immediately inform your doctor if you get any symptoms of liver disease like nausea, vomiting, stomach pain or yellow colored urine.
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Torvin Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Torvin Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Torvin 100mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Torvin 100mg 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 Torvin 100mg Table
t during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
It is not known whether Torvin 100mg Tablet alters the abili
ty to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Torvin 100mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients
with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Torvin 100mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Torvin 100mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients
with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Torvin 100mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Flupirtine, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Torvin Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Flupirtine

Yes, Torvin is seen to be beneficial in the treatment of fibromyalgia in some clinical studies, however, Torvin is yet to get formal regulatory approval for this condition. Fibromyalgia is a disease that is characterized by musculoskeletal pain, fatigue, and depression.
Q. What is the benefit of using Torvin with paracetamol?
Both Torvin and paracetamol help in relieving pain but they work in entirely different ways. When paracetamol is given with Torvin, pain relief is better as compared to single drug use. However, both can cause liver toxicity, so monitoring of liver function is very important when taken together.
Yes, Torvin causes liver toxicity. Use of Torvin is contraindicated in patients with an underlying liver disease.
Torvin can be used for the relief of pain associated with osteorthritis and post orthopedic surgery pain. It is especially useful for patients who cannot take NSAIDs because of the risk of NSAID-induced gastritis.
There have been case reports that Torvin causes green discoloration of urine. However, this is not a very commonly seen effect. Inform your doctor if you experience this symptom.
Torvin is not approved for the treatment of epilepsy. However, a few animal studies have shown a beneficial effect of Torvin for treating epilepsy and this effect is still being explored.
Yes, you can experience withdrawal symptoms once you stop using Torvin like sweating, tremor, and mood alterations with long term use of Torvin. Inform your doctor if you have these symptoms.
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