delivery type mark
সারা বাংলাদেশ থেকে অর্ডার করা যাবে।

Spakem5mg

Tablet
rx_reqRequire Prescription
Unimed Unihealth Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
Generic: Baclofen
recently bought515 people recently viewed this.
Best Price
40.52
MRP
45.00
10% OFF

Additional Offers

Show all
Cashback ৳100 : For purchasing above ৳5000+
Cashback ৳80 : For purchasing above ৳4000+
Cashback ৳60 : For purchasing above ৳3000+
Select Language
English
descriptionSafety Advices
AlcoholAlcohol
UNSAFE
Spakem may cause excessive drowsiness with alcohol.
PregnancyPregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Spakem may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing ... View More
BreastfeedingBreastfeeding
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Spakem is safe to use during breastfeeding. Human studies suggest that the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in a significant amount and is not har... View More
DrivingDriving
UNSAFE
Spakem may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
KidneyKidney
CAUTION
Spakem should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Spakem may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
LiverLiver
CAUTION
Spakem should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Spakem may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
descriptionMedical Overview

Introduction

Spakem is a muscle relaxer. It is used to treat muscle symptoms such as rigidity, tension, and stiffness that may occur due to various conditions such a... View More

Uses of Spakem

  • Muscle relaxation

Side effects of Spakem

Common
  • Fatigue
  • Weakness
  • Drowsiness
  • Dizziness

How to use Spakem

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Spakem is to be taken with... View More

How Spakem works

Spakem is a muscle relaxant. It works on the brain and spinal cord to relieve muscle stiffness or spasm maintaining the strength of the muscles. This re... View More

What if you forget to take Spakem?

If you miss a dose of Spakem, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your re... View More

quick tipsQuick Tips
  • Spakem provides relief from rigidity, tension and stiffness in muscles (spasticity) that may occur due to various conditions affecting the nervous syste... View More
  • Take it with or after food or a glass of milk.
  • Spakem may cause dizziness or sleepiness. Do not drive or do anything requiring concentration until you know how it affects you.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking Spakem as it may cause excessive drowsiness.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
  • Do not stop taking it suddenly without talking to your doctor if you've been on it for a long time.
descriptionBrief Description

Indication

Pain, Chronic muscle spasticity, Multiple sclerosis, Spasm, Stiffness, Low back pain

Administration

Should be taken with food.

Adult Dose

Oral Spasticity Adult: Initially, 5 mg tid for 3 days increased to 10 mg tid for 3 days, then in similar increments and intervals until either 20 mg t... View More

Child Dose

Oral Spasticity Child: 0.75-2 mg/kg daily. May initiate with 2.5 mg 4 times daily, increased gradually every 3 days until desired effect is obtained. ... View More

Renal Dose

Renal impairment: Dose reduction may be required.

Contraindication

Hypersensitivity. Active peptic ulcer disease.

Mode of Action

Baclofen is an antispastic. It inhibits both monosynaptic and polysynaptic reflexes at spinal level.

Precaution

Cerebrovascular disorders, epilepsy, severe psychotic disorders, confusional states, history of peptic ulcer, resp depression, diabetes (DM), hepatic or... View More

Side Effect

>10% Drowsiness, transient (10-63%),Dizziness (5-15%),Nausea (4-12%),Confusion (1-11%) 1-10% Headache (4-8%),Insomnia (2-7%),Constipation (2-6%),Ur... View More

Pregnancy Category Note

Pregnancy There are no adequate data on the developmental risk associated with the use in pregnant women Oral administration of baclofen to pregnant... View More

Interaction

Hypotensive effect may be increased with antihypertensives. Concomittant use with levodopa in Parkinson patients may result in confusion, agitation, hal... View More

Alternative brand for Spakem
Sorted by
Price

SHOW MORE

descriptionDisclaimer

The information provided herein is accurate, updated and complete as per the best practices of the Company. Please note that this information should not... View More

Open in App