Liofen 500mcg Injection Description:
Liofen 500mcg Injection 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. This improves pain and movement of muscles.
Liofen 500mcg Injection is used for muscle relaxation. It treats muscle spasms which may occur in diseases affecting the nervous system, such as cerebral palsy, multiple sclerosis, motor neuron disease, or injury to head, brain or spine.
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
Is Liofen an non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) / pain-killer / muscle-relaxant?
No. Liofen is not a pain-killer or an NSAID. It is a centrally acting muscle relaxant.
Is Liofen addictive?
No. Liofen is not addictive and has not shown any habit forming potential.
Is Liofen safe?
Yes. Liofen is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side-effects, consult your doctor.
Is Liofen a narcotic or controlled substance?
No. Liofen is not a narcotic or a controlled substance. It is available from a pharmacy on providing a valid prescription from a doctor.
Can I take Liofen for backache/toothache or menstrual cramps?
Liofen is effective in the treatment of acute back pains. But, it is not used for relieving toothache or menstrual cramps.
Does Liofen have sulfa/aspirin in it?
No. Liofen does not contain sulfa or aspirin.
How long can I take Liofen for?
It is advisable to take Liofen for the duration prescribed by your doctor. Do not stop taking the drug with