Acenac-Mr 8Mg/100Mg/500Mg Tablet

Manufacturer: Medley Pharmaceuticals
Medicine composition: Thiocolchicoside, Aceclofenac, Paracetamol
Prescription vs OTC: Prescription by Doctor required

Acenac tablet is a NSAID which contains Thiocolchicoside, Aceclofenac and Paracetamol. This medication is used for the treatment of muscle stiffness. It is anti-inflammatory and analgesic and works as a competitive GABAA receptor antagonist. This drug prohibits the action of cyclooxygenase in the body and lowers pain and swelling. This medication provides relief for:

  • Stiffness in spinal
  • Muscle diseases
  • Joint diseases
  • Nerve diseases
  • Ankylosing spondylitis
  • Nonarticular rheumatism.

The dosage is determined by your doctor based on your condition. However, the usual dose in adults is about 16 mg per day taken or 8 mg per day.

This medication helps in treating the following problems in the human body:

  • Hypersensitivity

  • Peptic Ulcer

  • Asthma

A patient can suffer from the following side effects:

  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    Consult your doctor before consuming alcohol.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    Women who are pregnant must consult doctor before using this medication.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    This medication is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
  • Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?

    In some of the patients it may impair driving performence and operate machinary.
  • Does this affect kidney function?

    The lowest effective dose should be used and renal function monitored regularly.
  • Does this affect liver function?

    Use of this medicine should be avoided in patients with underlying liver disease.

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Acenac-Mr 8Mg/100Mg/500Mg Tablet , and hence can be used as its substitute.

  • Are there any overdose instructions?

    In case of overdose, consult your doctor.
  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    Missed dose should be taken as soon as possible. It is recommended to skip your missed dose, if it is the time for your next scheduled dose.

This medication is a NSAID and is a type of synthetic sulphur derivative. This drug contains Thiocolchicoside, Aceclofenac, Paracetamol. Thiocolchicoside has a high affinity for g-aminobutyric acid receptors. It activates GABA pathways and acts on the muscular contractures. Aceclofenac inhibits the action of cyclooxygenase in the brain which is involved in the production of prostaglandins. Paracetamol activates certain receptors in the brain that inhibit pain signals.

Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.

  • Interaction with Medicine


    This medication interacts with Kidney Disease, Asthma and others.

Ques: What is Thiocolchicoside?

Ans: Thiocolchicoside is a salt which is used for Muscles stiffness in the joint diseases, Muscles stiffness in spinal, Muscles stiffness in nerve diseases and muscle diseases. Its perform its action by working on the centers in the brain and spinal cord to relieve muscle stiffness or spasm without the reduction in strength.

Ques: What are the uses of Thiocolchicoside?

Ans: This medication is used for the treatment and prevention from conditions such as Muscles stiffness in the joint diseases, spine, nerve disease, and muscle diseases.

Ques: What are the Side Effects of Thiocolchicoside?

Ans: This is a medication which has some commonly reported side effects such as allergy, Urge to vomit, Brief loss of consciousness, Sleepiness weakness, Symptoms due to exposure to sunlight, etc.

Ques: What are the instructions for storage and disposal Thiocolchicoside?

Ans: Store this in a cool dry place and keep it in the original pack or container until it is time to take them. Store this medication out of sight and reach of children.

Ques: How long do I need to use Acenac-Mr 8Mg/100Mg/500Mg Tablet before I see improvement of my conditions?

Ans: It is a medicine which takes 1 or 2 days before you see an improvement in your health conditions.

Ques: What are the contraindications to Acenac-Mr 8Mg/100Mg/500Mg Tablet?

Ans: This medication should not be used if you have the conditions such as Allergic to thiocolchicoside, Breastfeeding, and Pregnant.

Ques: Is Acenac-Mr 8Mg/100Mg/500Mg Tablet safe to use when pregnant?

Ans: This medication is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.

Ques: Will Acenac-Mr 8Mg/100Mg/500Mg Tablet be more effective if taken in more than the recommended dose?

Ans: No, taking higher than the recommended dose of this medication can lead to increased chances of side effects such as Allergy, Urge to vomit, Brief loss of consciousness, Sleepiness weakness, Symptoms due to exposure to sunlight, etc.
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About Acenac-Mr 8Mg/100Mg/500Mg Tablet
What are the uses of Acenac-Mr 8Mg/100Mg/500Mg Tablet
What are the contraindications of Acenac-Mr 8Mg/100Mg/500Mg Tablet ?
What are the side effects of Acenac-Mr 8Mg/100Mg/500Mg Tablet ?
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What are the substitutes for Acenac-Mr 8Mg/100Mg/500Mg Tablet ?
What are the dosage instructions?
How does this medication work?
What are the interactions of Acenac-Mr 8Mg/100Mg/500Mg Tablet ?
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