Tolkem 150 mg 10 Tablets

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About

Prescription status:

Prescription required


Manufacturer Name: 

Alkem Laboratories Ltd


Drug classification: 

Muscle Relaxants, Centrally Acting Agents


What is this used for:

  • Muscle Spasms


When to not take this medicine:

  • Hypersensitivity/Known Allergy to this medicine 
  • Myasthenia gravis
  • Liver disease
  • Kidney disease


How should I take the medicine?

Take this medicine with an adequate amount of water as directed by the physician. Do not take 

this medicine in small or larger amounts than recommended.


How this medicine works:

This medicine reduces the muscle spasms by reducing the conduction of impulses conducted from the nerves of the brain and spinal cord


Side effects 

  • Muscular weakness(Less common)
  • Headache(Less common)
  • Hypotension(Less common)
  • Nausea(Less common)
  • Vomiting(Less common)
  • Abdominal discomfort (Less common)


Pregnancy warning: Not Assigned (Unknown)

Use of this medicine is not recommended for individuals who are pregnant or planning to become pregnant unless absolutely necessary as the safety and efficacy of this medicine is not well established. Inform your doctor about the use of either medicines. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.


Lactation warning:

Use of this medicine is not recommended for lactating and breastfeeding mothers unless absolutely necessary. Inform your doctor about the use of this medicine. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.


Renal dose adjustments:

Care must be taken for individuals with kidney disease while taking this medicine. Please discuss appropriate dose adjustments with your doctor. Your doctor may also prescribe a suitable alternative on the basis of creatinine clearance values.


Hepatic dose adjustments:

Care must be taken for individuals with liver disease while taking this medicine. Please discuss appropriate dose adjustments with your doctor. Your doctor may also prescribe a suitable alternative.

 

Drug interactions:

This medicine may interact with other medicines, Vitamin, mineral or herbal food supplements when used together and may affect the efficacy of the medicines or may cause severe side effects. It is recommended to inform your doctor about your current and past medications before using this medicine.


Alcohol interactions:

Consumption of alcohol is not recommended while taking this medicine as it may cause interactions and lead to serious adverse effects and may worsen the health condition.


Food interactions:

N/A


Expert Advice:

  1. This medicine is to be taken with food.
  2. The use of this medicine is not recommended for individuals with kidney or liver diseases as this may cause organ failure or may cause severe health complications like coma or even death.
  3. Discuss with the doctor about the risk associated with this medicine if taken during pregnancy or breastfeeding.

 

Missed dose instructions:

Take this medicine as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost the for your next dose skip the dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not double dose to make up for the missed dose.


Overdose Instructions:

Seek emergency treatment or contact your physician in case if you experience any unusual signs and symptoms during the treatment with this medicine.

 

Storage Instructions:

Store the medicine in a cool and dry place. Keep the medicine away from the reach of the children


References:

1. Tolperisone | DrugBank Online [Internet]. Go.drugbank.com. 2020 [cited 22 October 2020]. Available from: https://go.drugbank.com/drugs/DB06264

2. [Internet]. Ema.europa.eu. 2020 [cited 22 October 2020]. Available from: https://www.ema.europa.eu/en/documents/referral/assessment-report-tolperisone-containing-medicinal-products_en.pdf


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Caution

Keep away from direct sunlight

Store in a dry place

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