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Thiolex 8mg Tablets

By SHINCE PHARMACEUTICALS PVT LTD
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
MRP 165.00
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Thiolex 8 MG Description

Thiolex Tablet is a muscle relaxant medicine. It contains thiocolchicoside as its active ingredient. Thiolex is used to treat neck pain, back pain and spine-related injury. Thiocolchicoside in Thiole

x blocks the pain pathway by increasing the chemical level in the brain and thus, relaxes muscle contracture. It should be taken as directed by the doctor and in doses and duration as prescribed. Thiolex should be taken with food to avoid an upset stomach. This Tablet is not recommended for use in children below 16 years of age.

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Product Summary

Offer Price₹141.90
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ContainsThiocolchicoside(8.0 Mg)
UsesMuscular pain, muscle spasm
Side effectsDiarrhoea, stomach pain, sleepiness
TherapyMUSCLE RELAXANT
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uses

Uses of Thiolex 8 MG

Thiolex Tablet is used for the treatment of back pain, spine-related disorders, neck pain or any traumatic disorder.
contraindications

Contraindications of Thiolex 8 MG

  • If you are allergic to thiocolchicoside or any other contents of Thiolex Tablet.
  • If you are pregnant or a lactating mother.
  • If you are planning a pregnancy and not using any contraceptives.
sideEffects

Side effects of Thiolex 8 MG

  • Diarrhoea
  • Stomach pain
  • Sleepiness
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Thiolex 8 MG

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Thiolex Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
No, Thiolex Tablet 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.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Thiolex Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Thiocolchicoside may pass into the breastmilk and adversely affect your baby, and hence you must consult your doctor before using Thiolex Tablet while breastfeeding your baby.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Thiolex Tablet?
A:
Thiolex Tablet 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.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Thiolex Tablet?
A:
Chances of dizziness increase, if you take Thiolex Tablet 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.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have fits.
  • You have rare glucose or galactose malabsorption disease should not take this medicine.
  • Thiolex Tablet 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.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Thiolex 8 MG

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.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Thiolex 8 MG

  • Thiolex 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 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.
interactions

Interactions of Thiolex 8 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Thiolex Tablet 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.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Thiolex 8 MG

  • Store Thiolex Tablet 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

Dosage of Thiolex 8 MG

Overdose

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

Missed a Dose

If you have missed taking any dose of Thiolex Tablet, 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

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: Can I take Thiolex Tablet if I am taking Paracetamol for fever?

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

Q: Is Thiolex Tablet is a steroid?

A: No, Thiolex Tablet is a muscle relaxant medicine that is used for painful muscular contractures like neck pain, lower back pain.

Q: Can the Thiolex Tablet be used for back pain?

A: Yes, the Thiolex Tablet can be used to provide relief from back pain.
A: Is Thiolex a painkiller?
A: Thiolex is not a general painkiller, it is used as a muscle relaxer. It relieves the pain and discomfort of acute, painful musculoskeletal conditions like rigidity, stress, stiffness, and muscle spasms.
Product Details
Brand
THIOLEX
Expires on or After
20/07/2024
Last Updated on: 26 Apr 2022 | 02:39 PM (IST)

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