Etogesic MR

Zydus Cadila

Composition for Etogesic MR Products

Etogesic MR Products are primarily used for

Pain due to muscle spasm

About Etogesic MR Products

Uses of Etogesic MR Products

Etodolac+Thiocolchicoside is used in pain due to muscle spasm.

Etogesic MR Products side effects


Side Effects of Etogesic MR are Nausea, Vomiting, Heartburn, Stomach pain / epigastric pain, Loss of appetite, Indigestion, Sleepiness.

How Etogesic MR Products work

Etodolac + Thiocolchicoside is a combination of two medicines: Etodolac + Thiocolchicoside1 and Etodolac + Thiocolchicoside2, which relieves pain and relaxes the muscles. Etodolac + Thiocolchicoside1 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). Etodolac + Thiocolchicoside2 is a muscle relaxant. It works on the centers in the brain and spinal cord to relieve muscle stiffness or spasm. It relieves pain and improves the movement of muscles.

In Depth Information for Etogesic MR Products

Expert advice for Etogesic MR Products

  • Etogesic MR helps relieve pain and muscle spasm that may occur due to strains, sprains, and muscle injuries.
  • It is usually used along with rest and physical therapy.
  • Take it with food to avoid an upset stomach.
  • It may cause dizziness. Do not drive or do anything requiring concentration until you know how it affects you.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking Etogesic MR as it may cause excessive drowsiness.

Patient Concerns about Etogesic MR Products

Frequently asked questions about Etogesic MR Products

Frequently asked questions about Etogesic MR Products

Q. What are the instructions for storage and disposal of Etogesic MR?
Keep this medicine in the container or the pack it came in, tightly closed. Store it according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children and other people.
Q. Will Etogesic MR be more effective if taken in higher doses?
No, taking more of this medicine will not make it more effective, rather it can lead to increased side effects. If the symptoms are getting severe, please consult the doctor for re-evaluation.
Q. Can Etogesic MR be stopped when my pain is relieved?
Etogesic MR is usually used for short term and can be discontinued when the pain is relieved. However, Etogesic MR should be continued if the doctor advises you to do so.
Q. Can the use of Etogesic MR cause dizziness?
Yes, the use of Etogesic MR can cause dizziness (feeling faint, weak, unsteady or lightheaded) in some patients. If you feel dizzy or lightheaded, it is better to rest for some time and resume once you feel better.
Q. Are there any specific contraindications associated with the use of Etogesic MR?
The use of Etogesic MR is considered to be harmful for patients with known allergy to painkillers or any of the components or excipients of this medicine. The use of this medicine should preferably be avoided in patients with a history of stomach ulcers or active, recurrent stomach ulcer/bleeding. It should also be avoided in patients with a history of heart failure, high blood pressure, and liver or kidney disease.
Q. Can the use of Etogesic MR cause damage to kidneys?
Yes, the long-term use of Etogesic MR can cause damage to the kidneys. Normal kidneys produce a chemical called prostaglandins that protects them from damage. Use of painkillers lowers the levels of prostaglandins in the body leading to kidney damage on long-term use. Use of painkillers is not recommended to patients with underlying kidney disease.

Products for Etogesic MR

Etogesic MR Tablet
strip of 10 tablets
Zydus Cadila

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