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FLEXURA 400MG TABLET

Manufacturer

Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd

Composition

METAXALONE-400MG

Pack Of

10 TABLETS

In Stock

Prescription Required
Product Details

About FLEXURA 400MG TABLET

FLEXURA 400MG TABLET belongs to a class of medications called muscle relaxant. It is primarily used to treat painful spasms of the skeletal muscles. Muscle spasm is the sudden uncontrolled contractions of the muscle, which can be painful and uncomfortable. When the nerve impulses that control the movement of muscles are damaged or interrupted, it could lead to muscle spasms.

FLEXURA 400MG TABLET contains metaxalone which is a muscle relaxant. FLEXURA 400MG TABLET works by blocking the nerve impulses and pain sensations in the brain, thereby help in maintaining muscle strength and relieves muscle spasms or stiffness. FLEXURA 400MG TABLET helps in relieving pain and movement due to muscle spasms.

Take FLEXURA 400MG TABLET as prescribed by your doctor. You are advised to take FLEXURA 400MG TABLET for as long as your doctor has prescribed it for you depending on your medical conditions. You may experience dizziness, sleepiness, upset stomach, and dryness in the mouth. Most of these side effects of FLEXURA 400MG TABLET do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time. However, if the side effects persist or worsen, please consult your doctor.

FLEXURA 400MG TABLET should not be taken in the conditions like liver disease and kidney disease. Before taking FLEXURA 400MG TABLET inform your doctor if you are allergic to FLEXURA 400MG TABLET and any other ingredients present in this. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or breastfeeding. FLEXURA 400MG TABLET may cause drowsiness and dizziness, so drive with caution. FLEXURA 400MG TABLET should not be given to children under 12 years as safety and efficacy have not been established. Avoid consuming alcohol along with FLEXURA 400MG TABLET as it could lead to increased risk of side effects.

Uses of FLEXURA 400MG TABLET

Pain and difficulty in movement due to muscle spasm.

Directions for Use

Take FLEXURA 400MG TABLET with or without food. Taking FLEXURA 400MG TABLET with food may lead to sleepiness or dizziness. Do not chew or break the tablet; swallow it as a whole with a glass of water. Based on your medical condition, your doctor will decide how long you need to take FLEXURA 400MG TABLET.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of FLEXURA 400MG TABLET

  • Dizziness
  • Sleepiness
  • Dryness in mouth
  • Stomach upset.

In-Depth Precautions and Warning

Drug Warning

Do not take FLEXURA 400MG TABLET if you are allergic to FLEXURA 400MG TABLET and any part of FLEXURA 400MG TABLET. Before taking FLEXURA 400MG TABLET inform your doctor if you ever had liver disease, kidney disease, and fits. FLEXURA 400MG TABLET should not be taken if you have a blood disorder (anemia). Inform your doctor about which glucose tests are best to use if you have high blood sugar (diabetes). FLEXURA 400MG TABLET should not be taken more than what your doctor expressed you to take. Taking more than you are told may increase your chance of very bad side effects. FLEXURA 400MG TABLET causes drowsiness and dizziness, so drive only if you are alert. Avoid consuming alcohol along with FLEXURA 400MG TABLET as it could lead to increased drowsiness. FLEXURA 400MG TABLET should not be given to children as safety has not been established. FLEXURA 400MG TABLET should be taken with care in more than 65 years of patients as it can lead to more side effects. Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or breastfeeding.

Safety Advice

  • Alcohol

    Consult Your Doctor

    Avoid consumption of alcohol while taking FLEXURA 400MG TABLET as it may increase drowsiness and other side effects.

  • Pregnancy

    Avoid taking FLEXURA 400MG TABLET if you are pregnant unless prescribed by a doctor. Please consult your doctor if you have any concerns regarding this, your doctor will prescribe only if the benefits outweigh the risks.

  • Breast Feeding

    It is not known if FLEXURA 400MG TABLET passes into the breastmilk, so it is not safe to breastfeed while taking FLEXURA 400MG TABLET. Consult your doctor before taking FLEXURA 400MG TABLET; your doctor will decide whether FLEXURA 400MG TABLET can be taken by breastfeeding mothers or not.

  • Driving

    FLEXURA 400MG TABLET may cause drowsiness. Do not drive or operate machinery unless you are alert.

  • Liver

    Consult Your Doctor

    FLEXURA 400MG TABLET should not be used in liver patients as it is contraindicated in liver patients. Please consult your doctor if you have a liver impairment or any concerns regarding this.

  • Kidney

    Consult Your Doctor

    FLEXURA 400MG TABLET should not be used in kidney patients as it is contraindicated in kidney patients. Please consult your doctor if you have kidney impairment or any concerns regarding this.

Other Information (FLE0025)

This item is Not Returnable.

Expires on or after - September 2021

Patients Concern

FAQs

FLEXURA 400MG TABLET interacts with ibuprofen and may enhance side effects such as drowsiness. Always inform your doctor for the change of dose or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be needed.

FLEXURA 400MG TABLET may impair mental and/or physical abilities required for the performance of heavy tasks like operating machinery or driving a motor vehicle, especially when used with alcohol or other CNS depressants (sleeping pills or antianxiety pills).

The most common side effects related to FLEXURA 400MG TABLET include upset stomach, dizziness, sleepiness and dryness in the mouth. However, these effects are not seen in all patients. If you are concerned about them or they do not go away, inform your doctor know.

Manufacturer/Marketer address

Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., SUN HOUSE, CTS No. 201 B/1, Western Express Highway, Goregaon (E), Mumbai 400063

FLEXURA 400MG TABLET

FLEXURA 400MG TABLET

MRP: 128.50

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10 Tablet in 1 Strip