Flexura (400mg) is a muscle relaxant, prescribed for the relief of discomfort associated with acute, painful musculoskeletal conditions.  It works in the brain to help relax the muscles.

Drug information on Flexura (400mg) (Metaxalone) from Sun Pharmaceuticals Industries Ltd.

Flexura (400mg)

Sun Pharmaceuticals Industries Ltd.
Generic : Metaxalone
10 Tablets
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Medical Condition(s) for which Flexura (400mg) may be prescribed

Swollen Glands
Whiplash and Conditions that Mimic Whiplash

Side effects of Flexura (400mg)

   Central Nervous System : Drowsiness, dizziness, headache, and nervousness or "irritability".

   Gastrointestinal : Nausea, vomiting and gastrointestinal upset.

   Immune System : Hypersensitivity reaction, rash with or without pruritus.

   Blood : Decrease in white blood cells and anemia.

   Liver : Jaundice.

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

The recommended dose for adults and children over 12 years of age is one 800 mg tablet three to four times a day.

How to use Flexura (400mg)?

It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with or without food.

When is Flexura (400mg) not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Contraindicated in patients with severe liver or kidney problems, and hypersensitivity.

Warnings and Precautions for Flexura (400mg)

Caution should be exercised in patients with history of enlarged prostate gland, liver or kidney disease, blood disease, any allergy, who are taking other medications, elderly, children, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

• It may cause drowsiness or dizziness, do not drive a car or operate machinery while taking this medication.

• Avoid alcohol consumption.

• Monitor blood glucose level regularly in diabetic patients.

Other Precautions for Flexura (400mg)

Avoid excess dosage.

Storage Conditions for Flexura (400mg)

Store it at controlled room temperature (between 15°C and 30°C).

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