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Diclofenac + Tizanidine

Diclofenac + Tizanidine Information

Diclofenac + Tizanidine Benefits & Uses

Diclofenac + Tizanidine is used to treat the following -

Diclofenac + Tizanidine Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Diclofenac + Tizanidine

Diclofenac
Tizanidine

Diclofenac + Tizanidine Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Diclofenac + Tizanidine is used -

  1. Nephrotoxic
  2. Fluid Retention
  3. Constipation Severe
  4. Abdominal Pain Moderate
  5. Skin Rash Mild
  6. Diarrhoea
  7. Nausea or vomiting
  8. Arrhythimia
  9. Pancreatic inflammation
  10. Liver Damage
  11. Allergic reaction
  12. Bleeding Severe
  13. Depression Moderate
  14. Dizziness Mild
  15. Drowsiness
  16. Dry Mouth Mild
  17. Fatigue Mild
  18. Altered heart rate
  19. Influenza like symptoms
  20. Hallucinations
  21. Weakness

Diclofenac + Tizanidine Related Warnings

Is the use of Diclofenac + Tizanidine safe for pregnant women?

Diclofenac + Tizanidine should not be taken during pregnancy, or should only be taken on the advice of a doctor as it may have severe side effects.

Is the use of Diclofenac + Tizanidine safe during breastfeeding?

Women who are breastfeeding may experience severe harmful effects after taking Diclofenac + Tizanidine. It should only be taken after medical advice.

What is the effect of Diclofenac + Tizanidine on the Kidneys?

Diclofenac + Tizanidine may cause harmful effects on kidney. if you feel its having any such effect, then stop taking this drug, and restart only on your doctor's advice.

What is the effect of Diclofenac + Tizanidine on the Liver?

The liver can be affected by Diclofenac + Tizanidine. If you experience any unwanted effects of this drug, stop taking it and consult your doctor. You should restart Diclofenac + Tizanidine only after medical advice.

What is the effect of Diclofenac + Tizanidine on the Heart?

Diclofenac + Tizanidine is rarely harmful for the heart.

Severe Interaction of Diclofenac + Tizanidine with Other Drugs

Diclofenac + Tizanidine should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Diclofenac + Tizanidine Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Diclofenac + Tizanidine unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Edema
  2. Stomach Infection
  3. Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  4. Kidney Disease
  5. Skin Rash
  6. Heart Attack
  7. Stroke
  8. Asthma
  9. Anemia
  10. Heart Failure
  11. Liver Disease
  12. Peptic Ulcer
  13. Liver Disease
  14. Dehydration
  15. Low Blood Pressure (Hypotension)
  16. Depression
  17. Psychosis
  18. Moebius Syndrome

Frequently asked Questions about Diclofenac + Tizanidine

Is this Diclofenac + Tizanidine habit forming or addictive?

Forming a habit of Diclofenac + Tizanidine has not been reported.

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

After taking Diclofenac + Tizanidine you may feel sleepy. So it is not advised to perform these activities.

Is it safe?

Diclofenac + Tizanidine is safe but it is important to consult a doctor before taking it.

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, the use of Diclofenac + Tizanidine in mental disorders is not effective.

Diclofenac + Tizanidine Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Diclofenac + Tizanidine

There is no information on the effects of taking Diclofenac + Tizanidine with food, because this topic has not been scientifically researched yet.

Interaction between Alcohol and Diclofenac + Tizanidine

Due to lack of research, nothing can be said about side effects of consuming alcohol while taking Diclofenac + Tizanidine.

This medicine data has been created by -
Dr. Md Saadullah
M.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience
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Dr. Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
2 Years of Experience
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References

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