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Tizadin may cause excessive drowsiness with alcohol.
Tizadin 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
Tizadin is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug may pass into the breastmilk and harm the baby.
Tizadin may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
Tizadin should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Tizadin may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Tizadin should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Tizadin may be needed. Please consult your doctor. Use of Tizadin... View More
Tizadin is a muscle relaxer. It provides relief from the discomfort associated with acute, painful musculoskeletal conditions such as rigidity, tension,... View More
Uses of Tizadin
- Muscle relaxation
Side effects of Tizadin
- Dryness in mouth
- Upset stomach
How to use Tizadin
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. Tizadin may be taken with ... View More
How Tizadin works
Tizadin is a muscle relaxant. It works on the centres in the brain and spinal cord to relieve muscle stiffness or spasm without reduction in strength. T... View More
What if you forget to take Tizadin?
If you miss a dose of Tizadin, 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 r... View More
- Tizadin provides relief from rigidity, tension and stiffness in muscles (spasticity) that may occur due to various conditions affecting the nervous syst... View More
- Tizadin 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 Tizadin 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.
Spasticity, Painful muscle spasm
Oral Muscle Spasticity Spasticity associated with multiple sclerosis and spinal cord injury Initial: 2 mg q6-8hr; no more than 3 doses q24hr Maint... View More
Child < 18 years: Not recommended
Renal impairment: CrCl (ml/min) Dosage Recommendation <25 Initially, 2 mg once daily, gradually increasing the dose before increasing the frequency of... View More
Severe hepatic dysfunction.
Mode of Action
Tizanidine, an alpha2-adrenergic agonist, is a centrally acting muscle relaxant structurally related to clonidine. It reduces spasticity by increasing p... View More
Hepatic or renal insufficiency. Children, elderly, pregnancy and lactation. Monitor LFT regularly. Stop treatment if liver enzymes are raised persistent... View More
>10% Dry mouth (46-50%),Somnolence (46-50%),Dizziness (16-20%),Asthenia (10-45%) 1-10% Blurred vision (3%),Constipation (4%),Infection (6%),LFT abn... View More
Potentiates hypotensive effect of antihypertensives. Increased CNS effects with alcohol and CNS depressants. Increased bradycardia with ?-blockers and d... View More
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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