Q. Is Flit 100mg Capsule beneficial in the treatment of fibromyalgia?
Yes, Flit 100mg Capsule is seen to be beneficial in the treatment of fibromyalgia in some clinical studies, however, Flit 100mg Capsule 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 Flit 100mg Capsule with paracetamol?
Both Flit 100mg Capsule and paracetamol help in relieving pain but they work in entirely different ways. When paracetamol is given with Flit 100mg Capsule, 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.
Q. Does Flit 100mg Capsule cause liver toxicity?
Yes, Flit 100mg Capsule causes liver toxicity. Use of Flit 100mg Capsule is contraindicated in patients with an underlying liver disease.
Q. Can Flit 100mg Capsule be used for the treatment of osteoarthritis pain?
Flit 100mg Capsule 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.
Q. Does use of Flit 100mg Capsule cause green discoloration of urine?
There have been case reports that Flit 100mg Capsule causes green discoloration of urine. However, this is not a very commonly seen effect. Inform your doctor if you experience this symptom.
Q. Is Flit 100mg Capsule useful in the treatment of epilpesy?
Flit 100mg Capsule is not approved for the treatment of epilepsy. However, a few animal studies have shown a beneficial effect of Flit 100mg Capsule for treating epilepsy and this effect is still being explored.
Q. Would I experience any withdrawal symptoms once I stop using Flit 100mg Capsule?
Yes, you can experience withdrawal symptoms once you stop using Flit 100mg Capsule like sweating, tremor, and mood alterations with long term use of Flit 100mg Capsule. Inform your doctor if you have these symptoms.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 20th Nov 2020. The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.