Baclof Od 20mg Strip Of 10 Tablets
Baclof Od 20mg Strip Of 10 Tablets
Baclof Od 20mg Strip Of 10 Tablets
Baclof Od 20mg Strip Of 10 Tablets
Baclof Od 20mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Baclof Od 20mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

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10 Tablet(s) in Strip
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Medical Description

Baclof OD 20 tablet is a muscle relaxant used to reduce symptoms of muscle spasticity (a condition in which your muscles stiffen or tighten) due to any disease or injury of the brain or spinal cord, e...
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ContainsBaclofen(20.0 Mg)
UsesMuscle relaxant
Side effectsSleepiness, dizziness, headache, nausea
ClassificationMUSCLE RELAXANT
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Uses of Baclof Od 20 MG

Baclof OD 20 tablet is used in treating the symptoms of muscle spasticity (stiffness and tightness) that may be due to multiple sclerosis (a disease affecting the brain or spinal cord), any injury of ...
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Contraindications of Baclof Od 20 MG

  • If you are allergic to baclofen or any other ingredients of the Baclof OD 20 tablet.
  • If you had a stomach ulcer.

Side effects of Baclof Od 20 MG

  • Dry mouth
  • Sleepiness
  • Weakness
  • Dizziness
  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Muscle pain
  • Visual impairment

Precautions and Warnings of Baclof Od 20 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Baclof OD 20 tablet during pregnancy?
A:
A pregnant mother should take this medicine only under a doctor's recommendation. Refrain from self-medication.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Baclof OD 20 tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
A component of this medicine passes into human milk but in small amounts. When taken in normal doses may not harm the baby. However, consult your doctor before using this medicine during breastfeeding.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Baclof OD 20 tablet?
A:
This medicine may make you dizzy, feel sleepy and cause you some visual problems. Avoid driving if you do not feel well or are unable to stay alert.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Baclof OD 20 tablet?
A:
You should avoid consuming alcohol while taking this medicine, as it may worsen the side effects of this medicine.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have had a stroke in the past.
  • You have problems passing urine.
  • You have any issues with your mental health.
  • You are a pregnant woman or breastfeeding mother.
  • You suffer from diabetes, fits or Parkinson’s disease or any other pre-existing medical condition.
  • You have any kind of heart, liver or kidney disorder.
  • You have high blood pressure and are being treated for it.
  • You have a history of any drug abuse or being dependent on it.
  • Baclof OD 20 tablet is not recommended for children who weigh less than 33 kgs.

Mode of Action of Baclof Od 20 MG

How Does It Work?

Baclofen in Baclof OD 20 tablet works by reducing or blocking the activity of certain nerves within a part of the brain that controls the contraction and relaxation of muscles, improving the movement ...
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Directions for Use of Baclof Od 20 MG

  • Baclof OD 20 tablet should be taken as directed by your doctor.
  • Swallow it whole with a glass of water. Do not cut, break or chew the medicine. It can be taken with or without food.
  • It would be best if you took it at a fixed time for optimal results. Do not consume it more than that prescribed by your doctor.

Interactions of Baclof Od 20 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Sometimes Baclof OD 20 tablet may affect the way other medicines work and other medicines may affect how Baclof OD 20 tablet works if taken at the same time. You should always tell the doctor if you a...
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  • In particular, if you are already taking any other muscle relaxant medicines, anti-hypertensive medicines, medicines for anti-Parkinson's disease, anti-epileptic medicines, etc.
  • Other medicines like morphine (used to treat severe pain) must be used with caution, as it may cause a decrease in your blood pressure.
  • Concomitant use of medicines like lithium, amitriptyline used to treat mental health may increase the effect of this medicine leading to weak muscle tone.

Storage and disposal of Baclof Od 20 MG

  • Baclof OD 20 tablet should be stored at room temperature, protected from moisture and heat.
  • Keep them out of the reach and sight of children and pets.
  • Do not use expired medicines. Discard off the unused medicine appropriately. Do not flush the medicine into the sink.

Dosage of Baclof Od 20 MG

Overdose

  • Excess of this medicine may lead to altered heartbeats or blood pressure, difficulty in breathing, heart problems or sometimes coma. You may also experience symptoms like nausea, vomiting, sleepiness,...
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  • Seek urgent medical help if you experience any symptoms or have consumed an excessive amount of Baclof OD 20 tablet.

Missed a Dose

In case you’ve missed any dose, take it as soon as you remember it. If it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed dose. Avoid taking a double dose to compensate for the missed one.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Is Baclof OD 20 a painkiller?

A: No, it is a muscle relaxant that is used to reduce and relieve muscle spasms (a condition in which your muscles stiffen or tighten) occurring in various diseases or injuries.

Q: Can Baclof OD 20 tablet make me drowsy?

A: Yes, this medicine may cause sleepiness or drowsiness as a side effect. It is advised to be cautious or avoid driving while on this medicine.
Product Details
Brand
BACLOF OD
Country of Origin
India
Last Updated on: 15 Nov 2021 | 10:24 AM (IST)
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