Liofen 10mg Strip Of 10 Tablets
Liofen 10mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Liofen 10mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

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Liofen 10 MG Description

Liofen 10 tablet is a muscle relaxant medicine. It is used to treat and reduce the symptoms of muscle spasticity (a condition in which your muscles stiffen or tighten) due to any disease or injury to ...
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ContainsBaclofen(10.0 Mg)
UsesMuscle relaxant
Side effectsSleepiness, dizziness, headache, nausea, drop in blood pressure
ClassificationMUSCLE RELAXANT
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Uses of Liofen 10 MG

Liofen 10 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 the...
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Contraindications of Liofen 10 MG

  • If you are allergic to baclofen or any other ingredients of the Liofen 10 tablet.
  • If you had a stomach ulcer.

Side effects of Liofen 10 MG

  • Sleepiness
  • Dizziness
  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Drop-in blood pressure
  • Dry mouth
  • Weakness
  • Muscle pain
  • Visual impairment

Precautions and Warnings of Liofen 10 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Liofen 10 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 Liofen 10 tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
  • Liofen 10 passes into human milk but in small amounts that if 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 Liofen 10 tablet?
A:
Liofen 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 Liofen 10 tablet?
A:
You should avoid consuming alcohol while taking tab Liofen 10, 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.
  • Liofen 10 tablet is not recommended for children who weigh less than 33 kgs.

Mode of Action of Liofen 10 MG

How Does It Work?

Baclofen in Liofen 10 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 of ...
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Directions for Use of Liofen 10 MG

  • Liofen 10 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 Liofen 10 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Sometimes Liofen 10 tablet may affect the way other medicines work and other medicines may affect how Liofen 10 tablet works if taken at the same time. You should always tell the doctor if you are tak...
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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 Liofen 10 MG

  • Liofen 10 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.

Dosage of Liofen 10 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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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
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Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: How to take Liofen 10 tablet?

A: It should be taken as directed by the doctor. Swallow it with a glass of water or milk, with food. Do not miss any dose or take it more than that prescribed.

Q: Why should Liofen 10 tablet be taken with food?

A: Your doctor may recommend you take this medicine with or after your meals to avoid any stomach discomfort.

Q: Can Liofen 10 tablet make me drowsy?

A: Yes, this medicine may cause sleepiness or drowsiness as a side effect.

Q: Can Liofen be given to children?

A: It is not recommended for use in children below 1-year-old. It is advised not to give this medicine to children unless prescribed by the doctor.

Q: Is Liofen 10 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: Is Liofen and Baclofen same?

A: Yes, the Liofen 10 tablet contains baclofen as its active component, responsible for desired therapeutic activity. It is a muscle relaxant medicine.

Q: Can Liofen 10 tablet make you sleepy?

A: Yes, the Liofen 10 tablet can make you feel sleepy. It has sleepiness, dizziness as it common side effect, though not everyone experiences it. Therefore it is advised to avoid driving and operating heavy machinery until and unless you know how the Liofen 10 tablet affects you.

Q: What is Liofen 10 used for?

A: Liofen 10 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 the brain or spine, any diseases of the spinal cord, etc.

Q: What are the side effects of Liofen 10?

A: Sleepiness, headache, nausea, drop-in blood pressure, dry mouth, muscle pain, etc. are a few common side effects that can be seen during the treatment. Although not everyone gets them. Side effects often improve as your body gets used to the medicine.
Product Details
Brand
LIOFEN
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
30/12/2023
Last Updated on: 11 Apr 2022 | 08:58 AM (IST)

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