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Liofen Xl 40mg Strip Of 10 Capsules
Liofen Xl 40mg Strip Of 10 Capsules
Liofen Xl 40mg Strip Of 10 Capsules
Liofen Xl 40mg Strip Of 10 Capsules
Liofen Xl 40mg Strip Of 10 Capsules
Liofen Xl 40mg Strip Of 10 Capsules

Liofen Xl 40mg Strip Of 10 Capsules

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10 Capsule(s) in Strip
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MRP 485.00
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Liofen Xl 40 MG Description

Liofen Xl Capsule is a muscle relaxant medicine. It is 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, etc. It contains baclofen as its active ingredient. Take this medicine in doses and duration as prescribed by the doctor. It should be taken with food. Before starting this medicine, inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or breastfeeding and about all the known medication and medical history.

Product Summary

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ContainsBaclofen(40.0 Mg)
UsesMuscle relaxant
Side effectsSleepiness, dizziness, headache, nausea
TherapyMUSCLE RELAXANT
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Uses of Liofen Xl 40 MG

Liofen Xl Capsule 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 th...
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Contraindications of Liofen Xl 40 MG

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

Side effects of Liofen Xl 40 MG

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

Precautions and Warnings of Liofen Xl 40 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Liofen Xl Capsule during pregnancy?
A:
A pregnant mother should take Liofen Xl Capsule only under a doctor's supervision or if prescribed by your doctor. Refrain from self-medication.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Liofen Xl Capsule while breastfeeding?
A:
A component of Liofen Xl Capsule passes into human milk but in small amounts. When taken in normal doses, it 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 Xl Capsule?
A:
Liofen Xl Capsule 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 Xl Capsule?
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.
  • Liofen Xl Capsule is not recommended for children who weigh less than 33 kgs.

Mode of Action of Liofen Xl 40 MG

How Does It Work?

Baclofen in Liofen Xl Capsule 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 Xl 40 MG

  • Liofen Xl Capsule 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 Xl 40 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Sometimes Liofen Xl Capsule may affect the way other medicines work or other medicines may affect how this Capsule works if taken at the same time. You should always tell the doctor if you are taking ...
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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 Xl 40 MG

  • Liofen Xl Capsule 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 Liofen Xl 40 MG

Overdose

  • Symptoms of overdose may include nausea, vomiting, sleepiness, unconsciousness, confusion, hallucination, shortness of breath, shakiness, etc.
  • Seek urgent medical help if you experience any symptoms or have consumed an excessive amount of Liofen Xl Capsules.

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 Liofen Xl Capsule 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 Liofen Xl Capsule make me sleepy?

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.

Q: What is Liofen Xl Capsule used for?

A: Liofen Xl Capsule is used to treat muscle spasms caused due to various conditions or injuries. It is a condition where your muscle stiffens or tightens.
Product Details
Brand
LIOFEN XL
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
29/04/2024
Last Updated on: 30 Apr 2022 | 12:34 AM (IST)

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