Eperisone - Drug InformationGeneric Name : Eperisone
Latest prescription information about Eperisone. Learn how to pronounce the drug's name, its indications, dosage, how to take, when to take, when not to take, side effects, special precautions, its storage instructions and warnings if any when taken during pregnancy. Also listed are the International and Indian trade name(s) of the drug and its price list.
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.
Other Precautions : Avoid excess dosage.
Storage Conditions : Store it at room temperature (15-30°C).