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Myoril 8mg Capsule

10 Capsule(s) in Strip
MRP 425.99
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Thiocolchicoside(8.0 Mg)
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Medical Description

Myoril Capsule contains thiocolchicoside, a muscle-relaxing agent, as its active ingredient. It is used to treat neck pain, back pain and spine-related injury. It blocks the pain pathway by increasing...
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Uses of Myoril 8mg Capsule

Myoril Capsule is used for the treatment of back pain, spine-related disorders, neck pain or any traumatic disorder.

Contraindications of Myoril 8mg Capsule

  • If you are allergic to thiocolchicoside or the contents of Myoril Capsule.
  • If you are pregnant or a lactating mother.
  • If you are planning a pregnancy and not using any contraceptives.

Side effects of Myoril 8mg Capsule

  • Diarrhoea
  • Stomach pain
  • Sleepiness

Precautions and Warnings of Myoril 8mg Capsule



Can I take Myoril Capsule during pregnancy?
No, Myoril Capsule may pass into the blood of the baby and adversely affect your baby, it is advised to not use this medicine if you are pregnant or planning to have a baby. If you become pregnant, stop using this medicine and consult your doctor immediately.

Breast Feeding

Can I take Myoril Capsule while breastfeeding?
Thiocolchicoside may pass into the breastmilk and adversely affect your baby, and hence you must consult your doctor before using Myoril Capsule while breastfeeding your baby.


Can I drive if I have consumed Myoril Capsule?
Myoril Capsule may cause sleepiness, tiredness. Any of these side effects would reduce your ability to react, so do not drive or use machinery if you are taking this medicine.


Can I consume alcohol with Myoril Capsule?
Chances of dizziness increase, if you take Myoril Capsule with alcohol. Even alcohol adds to the side effects related to the liver with concomitant use of this medicine. So, avoid using this medicine with alcohol.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have fits.
  • You have rare glucose or galactose malabsorption disease should not take this medicine.
  • Myoril Capsule are not suitable for children below 16 years of age.
  • Do not take this medicine beyond the prescribed duration and prescribed dose without consulting your doctor.

Mode of Action of Myoril 8mg Capsule

How Does It Work?

Thiocolchicoside is a muscle-relaxing agent which acts at the spinal cord level where it blocks the pain pathway thereby decreasing the pain.

Directions for Use of Myoril 8mg Capsule

  • Myoril 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 should be taken with food.
  • It would be best if you took it at a fixed time for optimal results.
  • You should not consume it more than that prescribed by your doctor.
  • Even after the improvement of symptoms, continue taking this medicine for the exact period your doctor has prescribed, to control the symptoms and as a preventive measure.

Interactions of Myoril 8mg Capsule

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Myoril Capsule works, or this medicine itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements, or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction.
  • There are chances of liver toxicity if you take this medicine along with other pain killers like Diclofenac, Aceclofenac, Paracetamol, so always consult your doctor before taking your medicines.

Storage and disposal of Myoril 8mg Capsule

  • Store Myoril Capsule below 30°C in the original packaging.
  • Keep them out of the sight and reach of children.
  • Do not use this medicine after its expiry date.
  • Do not throw away any medicines via wastewater or household waste.

Dosage of Myoril 8mg Capsule


An overdose may increase the side effects of this medicine. If you think you have taken Myoril Capsule more than that required, contact your doctor immediately.

Missed a Dose

If you have missed taking any dose of Myoril Capsule, take it as soon as you remember it. However, if it is nearly time for the next dose, skip the missed dose. Do not take a double dose of this medic...
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Content Details


Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)


Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


Q: If I see any improvement in my condition, should I stop taking Myoril Capsule?

A: No, you should consult your doctor first before stopping Myoril Capsule. At the same time, you should not take this medicine beyond the prescribed duration and the prescribed dose.

Q: Can I take Myoril Capsule if I am taking Paracetamol for fever?

A: No, inform your doctor if you are taking paracetamol for fever along with Myoril Capsule as there can be chances of liver toxicity when these two medicines are taken together.

Q: Is Myoril Capsule is a steroid?

A: No, Myoril Capsule is a muscle relaxant medicine that is used for painful muscular contractures like neck pain, lower back pain.
Last Updated on: 03 May 2021 | 12:23 PM (IST)
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