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Liofen Xl 20 MG Capsule 10

Liofen Xl 20 MG Capsule 10

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    • Rs. 233.00

    Uses :

    Baclofen is used to treat muscle spasms, and cramps caused by multiple sclerosis and Huntington's diseases. It is also used to treat symptoms of spinal cord injuries, meningitis, cerebrovascular diseases and diseases which affect the brain and nervous system.

    Mode of drug action


    Baclofen is a muscle relaxant and an antispastic agent. Baclofen inhibits monosynaptic and polysynaptic reflexes by hyperpolarization.

    What are the common side effects?

    The common side effects of baclofen are hallucinations, confusion, dizziness, drowsiness, stomach upset, weakness, trouble in breathing, dark urine, chest pain, and fainting.

    Warning

    Pregnancy: Unsafe Breast feeding: Safe under medical guidance Alcohol: Unsafe Kidney dysfunction: Caution required Liver dysfunction: Caution required

    Special precautions for safe use

    • Do not stop the Liofen XL drug abruptly. A gradual decrease in Liofen XL dose is needed to avoid complications.

    • Individuals may experience withdrawal symptoms such as seizures and hallucinations after the use of Liofen XL.

    • Do not use Liofen XL drug if the individuals have had a history of strokes, heart attacks, or kidney problems.

    • Liofen XL impairs thinking and may increase the risk of developing seizures. Do not drive or do heavy tasks that require alertness while on Liofen XL.

    • Liofen XL is used with high caution in elderly patients, as they are more sensitive to the Liofen side effects such as mood changes or confusion.

    • Do not use antihistamines, sedatives, narcotic pain relievers or other muscle relaxants while taking Liofen XL medicine.

    What else should I know?

    1. Does baclofen use result in development of ovarian cysts? Yes, use of baclofen tablet may increase the risk of developing ovarian cysts.

    2. Is Liofen drug usage safe during pregnancy? No, Liofen is unsafe during pregnancy.

    3. Can I consume alcohol while on Liofen? No, Liofen may increase drowsiness if used with alcohol.

    4. Is baclofen addictive? No, baclofen does not cause addiction.

    5. Can I take baclofen to treat a backache? Yes, baclofen can help reduce a backache.

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