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:
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
MedicineThis medication interacts with Kidney Disease, Asthma and others.
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