|Dosage and administration||
Hypersensitivity to mephenesin or any of excipients.
|Warnings and precautions for use||
Patients with a history of allergies, bronchial asthma, allergy to the drug, especially hypersensitivity to aspirin.
|Recommendation for pregnancy and breastfeeding||
|Effects on ability to drive and use machines||
Mephenesin may cause drowsiness. Therefore, caution should be exercised when driving or operating machines.
|Interactions, incompatibilities of medicine||
The effects of mephenesin on the central nervous system may be enhanced if alcohol or other nervous system inhibitors are taken concomitantly during the treatment with this medicine.
|Undesirable effects (ADRs)||
Mephenesin can cause undesirable effects such as convulsions, tremors, abdominal cramps, nausea, sweating. These symptoms usually occur in patients who take the drug for a long time.
|Overdose and management||
Mephenesin is a centrally acting skeletal muscle relaxant.
Mephenesin is rapidly absorbed from the gastrointestinal tract and distributed in most tissues in the body, peak plasma concentrations are reached in less than one hour.
|Storage conditions, shelf-life, quality specification of the medicine||
Storage conditions: Protect from humidity and light, below 30 degrees C.
Composition: Each film-coated tablet contains:
Mephenesin . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 250 mg
Cardboard box with 10 blisters of 10 film-coated tablet.
HD plastic bottle containing 100, 200 hard capsules.
Supportive treatment for painful muscle spasm associated with musculoskeletal conditions in degenerative vertebral disease and postural and cervical vertebrae disorders, torticollis, lumbago, and low back pain.