Eperisone - Drug InformationGeneric Name : Eperisone
International :Akitonal, Atines, Envoy, Epel, Epenard, Eperinal, Eperisser, Epeso, Eprel, Eprinoc, Estalex, Evonton, Evonton, Homerlight, Lional, Myobat, Myoman, Myonabase, Myonal, Myonep, Myonil, Myoperison, Myorelark, Myori, Permyo, Rinpral, Rizonax, Sunbazon, Tolmynal, Zonal
Why it is prescribed (Indications) :
This medication is a muscle relaxant, prescribed for muscle spasms.
When it is not to be taken (Contraindications):
Dosage & When it is to be taken :
Adult: PO- The recommended dose is 50 mg 3 times/day.
How it should be taken :
It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with food.
Warnings and Precautions :Caution should be exercised in patients with history of liver impairment, any allergy, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
It may cause dizziness or drowsiness, do not drive a car or operate machinery while taking this medication.
Side Effects :
Central Nervous System - Weakness, dizziness, sleeplessness, drowsiness, numbness or trembling in the extremities.
Miscellaneous - Liver, kidney dysfunction; changes in blood counts, skin rashes, itching, gastrointestinal disturbances and urinary disorders.