Zyflex 8mg Capsule Description:
Zyflex 8mg Capsule 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.
Zyflex 8mg Capsule is used for muscle relaxation. It relieves painful spasms of the skeletal muscles.
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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. Zyflex 8mg Capsule may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
What is Zyflex?
Zyflex is a muscle relaxant which is used in adults and adolescents from 16 years onwards as an add-on treatment for painful muscular contractions. It is to be used for acute conditions related to the spinal column.
Is Zyflex a steroid?
No, Zyflex is not a steroid. It is a naturally occurring glucoside from a plant source.
Zyflex is derived from which plant?
Zyflex is a semi-synthetic derivative of naturally occurring compound colchicoside from the plant Gloriosa superb.
Is Zyflex safe?
Zyflex is a safe medicine if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor. Recently, there have been reports that one of the products formed in the body when taking Zyflex at high doses may cause damage to the some cells which could be a risk factor for cancer, harm to unborn child and impairment of male fertility. Please consult your doctor before taking this medicine.