Lioresal 50mg Tablet Description:
Lioresal 50mg Tablet 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.
Lioresal 50mg Tablet 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.
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. Lioresal 50mg Tablet is to be taken with food.
Is Lioresal an non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) / pain-killer / muscle-relaxant?
No. Lioresal is not a pain-killer or an NSAID. It is a centrally acting muscle relaxant.
Is Lioresal addictive?
No. Lioresal is not addictive and has not shown any habit forming potential.
Is Lioresal safe?
Yes. Lioresal is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side-effects, consult your doctor.
Is Lioresal a narcotic or controlled substance?
No. Lioresal 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 Lioresal for backache/toothache or menstrual cramps?
Lioresal is effective in the treatment of acute back pains. But, it is not used for relieving toothache or menstrual cramps.
Does Lioresal have sulfa/aspirin in it?
No. Lioresal does not contain sulfa or aspirin.
How long can I take Lioresal for?
It is advisable to take Lioresal for the duration prescribed by your doctor. Do n