Mephenoxalone


Concise Prescribing Info
Indications/Uses
Muscle spasms.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult : PO 200-400 mg 3 times/day.
Dosage Details
Oral
Muscle spasms
Adult: 200-400 mg tid.
Contraindications
Porphyria; pregnancy and lactation.
Special Precautions
Hepatic or renal impairment; depression; muscle weakness; impaired respiratory function; elderly or debilitated patients; history of epilepsy; may impair ability to operate machinery.
Adverse Reactions
Drowsiness; GI disturbances, paraesthesia, weakness; headache, dizziness, ataxia, paradoxical excitement; visual disturbances; arrhythmias, hypotension; hypersensitivity reactions; blood dyscrasias.
Drug Interactions
Additive effects with CNS depressants e.g. alcohol, barbiturates, hypnotics, opioid analgesics.
Action
Description: Mephenoxalone is a mild tranquiliser used in the treatment of anxiety and muscular spasm.
MIMS Class
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