Generic Medicine Info
Indications and Dosage
Painful muscle spasm associated with musculoskeletal conditions
Adult: 1.5-3 g daily in divided doses.

Painful muscle spasm associated with musculoskeletal conditions
Adult: Apply with rubefacient 3-4 times daily.
Acute porphyria.
Special Precautions
May impair ability to drive or operate machinery.
Adverse Reactions
Lassitude, drowsiness, weakness, loss of appetite, nausea and vomiting. Hypersensitivity reactions.
Overdosage may produce visual disturbances, motor incoordination, hypotonia, hypotension and respiratory paralysis. Treatment is supportive.
Drug Interactions
Additive CNS effects with CNS depressants e.g. barbiturates, alcohol, opioids.
Description: Mephenesin is a centrally acting skeletal muscle relaxant.
Duration: Short duration of action.
MIMS Class
Muscle Relaxants
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