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Zyflex 4mg Injection 2ml

By ZYDUS CADILA HEALTHCARE LTD
2ml Injection in Ampoule
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MRP 132.00
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Zyflex 4 MG Description

Zyflex Injection contains thiocolchicoside, a muscle-relaxing agent. It is used for severe back pain, spine-related disorders, neck pain, or any traumatic disorder. Thiocolchicoside in Zyflex blocks

he pain pathway by increasing the chemical level in the brain and thus, relaxes muscle contracture. Zyflex Injection is to be administered by your doctor. This Injection is not recommended for children below 16 years of age.

Product Summary

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ContainsThiocolchicoside(4.0 Mg)
UsesMuscular pain, muscle spasm
Side effectsDiarrhoea, stomach pain, sleepiness
TherapyMUSCLE RELAXANT
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Uses of Zyflex 4 MG

For the treatment of back pain, spine-related disorders, neck pain, or any traumatic disorder.

Contraindications of Zyflex 4 MG

If you are allergic to thiocolchicoside or any other contents of Zyflex Injection.

Side effects of Zyflex 4 MG

  • Loose motions
  • Abdominal pain
  • Tiredness
  • Sleepiness
  • Fainting attacks
  • Pain, redness, swelling at the site of Injection

Precautions and Warnings of Zyflex 4 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I get a Zyflex Injection during pregnancy?
A:
No, it is not advisable to get injected with this medicine if you are pregnant or planning to have a baby. Inform your doctor if your pregnant or planning pregnancy.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I get a Zyflex Injection while breastfeeding?
A:
This medicine may pass into the breast milk and adversely affect your baby. So, it is advised to inform your doctor before getting Zyflex Injection if you are breastfeeding your baby.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have been given a Zyflex Injection?
A:
Zyflex Injection may cause sleepiness and tiredness. These side effects would reduce your ability to react. So do not drive or use machinery if you are taking this medicine.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Zyflex Injection?
A:
Chances of dizziness increases if you take this medicine with alcohol. Alcohol adds on the side effects related to the liver with concomitant use of this medicine. So avoid consuming alcohol with Zyflex Injection.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have low blood pressure.
  • You have a tendency of fit attacks.
  • You develop diarrhoea.
  • Zyflex Injection is not recommended for children below 16 years of age.

Mode of Action of Zyflex 4 MG

How Does It Work?

Zyflex relaxes muscular contractions by acting at the spinal cord level. It mainly blocks the pain pathway by altering certain chemicals in the brain, thereby reducing the pain.

Directions for Use of Zyflex 4 MG

  • Zyflex Injection will be given to you in the hospital by your doctor or nurse. Do not self-inject this medicine.
  • Follow any instructions suggested by the doctor or nurse during the procedure or for aftercare.

Interactions of Zyflex 4 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Always inform your doctor about all the medicine you are taking, which includes all prescribed or non-prescribed herbal medicines as well as dietary supplements and about all your present sufferings.
  • Pain killer medicines like diclofenac, aceclofenac, paracetamol can increase the chances of liver toxicity if you take them along with Zyflex Injection, so always consult your doctor before taking any...
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Storage and disposal of Zyflex 4 MG

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

Dosage of Zyflex 4 MG

Overdose

Zyflex Injection will be given to you by a doctor or nurse. Therefore, it is less likely that you may get an overdose of this medicine. If you experience any symptoms right after taking this Injection...
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Missed a Dose

The doctor or nurse usually gives Zyflex Injection in the hospital or clinic. Therefore, the chances of missing a dose are less. However, if you feel that a dose has been missed, please inform your do...
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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 Zyflex Injection be taken during fever along with paracetamol?

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

Q: Is Zyflex Injection a steroid?

A: No, Zyflex Injection is a muscle relaxant medicine that is used for painful muscular contractures like neck pain, low back pain.

Q: What kind of diet or food plan I should follow while on treatment with Zyflex Injection?

A: There are no restrictions for any particular food while on treatment with Zyflex Injection, so you can take your normal healthy diet along with this medicine.

Q: My doctor has asked me to visit him after a meal for taking a Zyflex Injection, so exactly when should I visit him after a meal?

A: It is better to take Zyflex Injection half an hour to one hour after a meal for better absorption, so accordingly, you can visit your doctor.
Product Details
Brand
ZYFLEX
Expires on or After
31/12/2022
Last Updated on: 26 Apr 2022 | 02:39 PM (IST)

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