Eperisone - Indications, Dosage, Side Effects and Precautions


Information about Eperisone

Generic Name : Eperisone
Up-to-date prescription details regarding Eperisone are provided here.

Understand it's uses, recommended dosages, its indications, how to take, when to take, when not to take, side effects, special precautions, warnings and its and its storage instructions.
You will also find a list of the medication's International and Indian brand or trade names, as well as its pricing information. For verification of the information presented on this page or for additional clarifications, it's advisable to consult your doctor.

ICD Code : Y55.1 Therapeutic Classification : Skeletal Muscle Relaxants

Trade Names/Brand Names of Eperisone

India :

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 is Eperisone Prescribed? (Indications)

This medication is a muscle relaxant, prescribed for muscle spasms.

When should Eperisone not be taken? (Contraindications)


What is the dosage of Eperisone?

Adult: PO- The recommended dose is 50 mg 3 times/day.

How should Eperisone be taken?

It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with food.

What are the warnings and precautions for Eperisone?

• 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.

What are the side effects of Eperisone?

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.

What are the other precautions for Eperisone?

Avoid excess dosage.

What are the storage conditions for Eperisone?

Store it at room temperature (15-30°C).