Valoflam TZ 10 mg/2 mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of Valoflam TZ Tablet

Valoflam TZ 10 mg/2 mg Tablet is used for pain relief.

Valoflam TZ Tablet side effects

Common
  • Diarrhea
  • Stomach pain
  • Indigestion
  • Flatulence
  • Dryness in mouth
  • Swelling of hands
  • Swelling of feet
  • Sleepiness
  • Weakness
  • Dizziness
  • Flu-like symptoms

How to use Valoflam TZ 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. Valoflam TZ 10 mg/2 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
However, it works differently when you take it on an empty stomach or a full stomach. So, take it the same way every time.

How Valoflam TZ Tablet works

Valoflam TZ 10 mg/2 mg Tablet is a combination of two medicines: Valdecoxib and Tizanidine, which relieves pain and relaxes the muscles. Valdecoxib 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 on the centers in the brain and spinal cord to relieve muscle stiffness or spasm and to improve pain and movement of muscles.

Valoflam TZ Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Valoflam TZ 10 mg/2 mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Valoflam TZ 10 mg/2 mg 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.
Lactation
No information is available on the use of Valoflam TZ 10 mg/2 mg Tablet during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
Valoflam TZ 10 mg/2 mg Tablet may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Valoflam TZ 10 mg/2 mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Valoflam TZ 10 mg/2 mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Valoflam TZ 10 mg/2 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Valoflam TZ 10 mg/2 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Valoflam TZ 10 mg/2 mg 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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Expert Advice

  • Valoflam TZ 10 mg/2 mg Tablet helps relieve pain due to muscle spasm.
  • Take it without food for quicker relief.
  • It may cause dizziness and fatigue. Do not drive or do anything requiring concentration until you know how it affects you.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking Valoflam TZ 10 mg/2 mg Tablet as it may cause excessive drowsiness. 
  • Regularly monitor your blood pressure while taking this medicine, particularly in the first two weeks after starting treatment.
  • Inform your doctor if you have a history of stomach ulcers, heart diseases, high blood pressure, and liver or kidney disease.
  • Inform your doctor if you notice yellowing of eyes or skin, dark urine, or stomach pain.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Valoflam TZ

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Broken wrist needed proper medicine
Dr. Akshat Goel
Bone & Joint Specialist
Share x-ray picTake Cap Altraday twice daily and Tab Flotrip-forte thrice daily for pain relief and swelling
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Dr. Akshat Goel
Bone & Joint Specialist
Do Spinal Extension exercises" thrice daily for 15 mins each session"For pain relief another option is Tab Voveran SR100
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Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 8th Mar 2017.
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