FLEXURA 400MG TABLET

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SKU
FLE0025
 
Manufacturer : SUN-SUN PHARMACEUTICALS
Composition : METAXALONE-400MG
Dose Form : TABLET
Description : FLEXURA 400MG TAB
Route Of Administration : ORAL
Pack : 10
Drug Ingredient Information
METAXALONE-400MG

METAXALONE

Information for patients
Drug Information This medication relaxes muscles. It is used along with rest and physical therapy to decrease muscle pain and spasms associated with strains, sprains or other muscle injuries.
Drug Alert
Alert (metaxalone) may enhance the effects of alcohol and other CNS depressants.
Before Consuming the Medicine
Avoid Drug Before taking metaxalone, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details.
Drug Special Care This medication should not be used if you have certain medical conditions. Before using this medicine, consult your doctor or pharmacist if you have: severe liver disease, severe kidney disease, history of low blood cell counts (e.g., hemolytic anemia, other anemias) due to a drug reaction. Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history, especially of: liver disease, seizures. This drug may make you dizzy or drowsy. Do not drive, use machinery, or do any activity that requires alertness until you are sure you can perform such activities safely. Limit alcoholic beverages. To minimize dizziness and lightheadedness, get up slowly when rising from a seated or lying position. Caution is advised when using this drug in the elderly because they may be more sensitive to its side effects, especially dizziness and drowsiness.
Drug Drug Interactions There may be other drugs that can interact with metaxalone. Tell your doctor about all the prescription and over-the-counter medications you use. This includes vitamins, minerals, herbal products, and drugs prescribed by other doctors. Do not start using a new medication without telling your doctor.
Drug Pregnancy Interaction This medication should be used only when clearly needed during pregnancy. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.
Drug Breast feeding Interaction It is not known whether this drug passes into breast milk. Consult your doctor before breast-feeding.
Drug Machinery Interaction Metaxalone can cause side effects that may impair your thinking or reactions. Be careful if you drive or do anything that requires you to be awake and alert.
Drug More Information Avoid drinking alcohol. It can increase some of the side effects of metaxalone.
How to take the Medicine
Consumption Info no data available
Drug quanitty The recommended dose for adults and children over 12 years of age is one 800 mg tablet three to four times a day.
Drug Dose Take this medication by mouth usually 3 or 4 times a day, or as directed by your doctor. It may be taken with food or immediately after meals to prevent stomach upset. If you take this medication after a high-fat meal and experience side effects, it may be best to take this drug on an empty stomach or after a light meal. Dosage is based on your medical condition and response to therapy. Do not increase your dose or take it more often than prescribed because the risk of side effects may increase. This medication is intended for short-term use, usually no longer than 3 weeks, unless otherwise directed by your doctor. If your condition does not improve in 2-3 weeks, contact your doctor.
Excess Drug Consumption Seek emergency medical attention if you think you have used too much of this medicine. An overdose of metaxalone can be fatal. Overdose symptoms may include extreme drowsiness, slow or shallow breathing, feeling light-headed, or fainting.
Forgot Drug Consumption If you miss a dose, take it as soon as you remember within 1 hour. Otherwise, skip the missed dose and resume your usual dosing schedule. Do not double the dose to catch up.
Stop Drug Consumption Do not stop the drug untill your doctor says you to do so.
Possible Side Effects
General Information mental/mood changes, signs of infection (e.g., persistent sore throat, fever), yellowing eyes or skin, unusual tiredness, fast/pounding heartbeat, worsening of seizures.
Common Drug Side Effects Stomach upset, nausea, constipation, dry mouth, headache, blurred vision, lightheadedness, dizziness or drowsiness may occur during the first few days as your body adjusts to this medication
Rare Drug Side Effects no data available
Very Rare Drug Side Effects no data available
Drug Side Effects Symptoms rash, itching/swelling (especially of the face/tongue/throat), severe dizziness, trouble breathing.
How to Store the Medicine
How to Store the Medicine Store at room temperature between 59-86 degrees F (15-30 degrees C) away from light and moisture. Do not store in the bathroom. Keep all medicines away from children and pets. Do not flush medications down the toilet or pour them into a drain unless instructed to do so. Properly discard this product when it is expired or no longer needed. Consult your pharmacist or local waste disposal company for more details about how to safely discard your product.

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