Consult Online With India's Top Doctors
Common Specialities
Common Issues
Common Treatments

Ketoflam T 4 Tablet

Manufacturer: Lupin Ltd
Medicine composition: Flupirtine, Thiocolchicoside
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required

This is a combination medication which has Flupirtine and Thiocolchicoside as active ingredients. It is used for the treatment and prevention of nervous disorders, acute pain, and other conditions. Avoid using this medication if you are using it with other medicines that may lead to liver injury. If you are allergic to any ingredient contained within this medication.

Discontinue usage if you notice any sign of liver damage. The dosage for this medication should be determined by the doctor based on your medical history and current condition. The usual dose is either 100 or 200 mg per day depending on the severity of the condition.

This medication is primarily used for the following conditions

This medication causes side effects such as:

  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    This medication may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    This medication is extremely unsafe to be used during pregnancy. Studies carried out on humans and animals have shown significant adverse effects on the fetus. Doctor consultation is recommended in such cases.
  • 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?

    It may cause dizziness. Exercise caution if you have to drive or operate a machinery.
  • Does this affect kidney function?

    The dose may need to be decreased in patients with underlying kidney disease. Please consult your doctor. This medication should be used with caution in patients with underlying kidney disease. Please Consult your doctor.
  • Does this affect liver function?

    Should be used cautiously in patients with an underlying liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
    Use of this medicine should be avoided in patients with underlying liver disease.
  • 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 an analgesic which works by upregulating Bcl-2, increasing glutathione level, activating an important potassium channel, and delaying calcium retention capacity loss of inter-mitochondrial membrane. It also acts as an NMDA receptor antagonist without binding to the receptor. It is a derivative of glucoside, colchicoside that is contained within the Colchicum autumnale plant. Thiocolchicoside is a type of synthetic sulfur derivative. Thiocolchicoside has a high affinity for g-aminobutyric acid receptors. It activates GABA pathways and acts on the muscular contractures.

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 Carbamazepine, Warfarin, and Paracetamol.
  • Interaction with Disease

    This medication interacts with Liver Disease.

Ques: What is Ketoflam T 4 Tablet?

Ans: This medication has Flupirtine and Thiocolchicoside as an active ingredient present. It performs its action by obstructing the release of pain chemical messengers in the brain.

Ques: What are the uses of Ketoflam T 4 Tablet?

Ans: This medication is used for the treatment and prevention from conditions and symptoms of muscle cramps, spinal muscle stiffness, post-operative pain, headache, menstrual cramps, nerve, and skeletal pain.

Ques: What are the Side Effects of Ketoflam T 4 Tablet?

Ans: This is a list of possible side-effects which may occur due to the constituting ingredients of this medication. These include abdominal bloating, mouth dryness, tremor, skin itching, nausea, dizziness, fatigue, and diarrhea.

Ques: What are the instructions for storage and disposal Ketoflam T 4 Tablet?

Ans: This medication should be stored at room temperature, away from heat and direct light. Keep it away from the reach of children and pets.
Disclaimer: The information produced here is best of our knowledge and experience and we have tried our best to make it as accurate and up-to-date as possible, but we would like to request that it should not be treated as a substitute for professional advice, diagnosis or treatment.

Lybrate is a medium to provide our audience with the common information on medicines and does not guarantee its accuracy or exhaustiveness. Even if there is no mention of a warning for any drug or combination, it never means that we are claiming that the drug or combination is safe for consumption without any proper consultation with an expert.

Lybrate does not take responsibility for any aspect of medicines or treatments. If you have any doubts about your medication, we strongly recommend you to see a doctor immediately.

Popular Questions & Answers

Content Details
Written By
PhD (Pharmacology) Pursuing, M.Pharma (Pharmacology), B.Pharma - Certificate in Nutrition and Child Care
Reviewed By
MBBS, Master in Healthcare Administration, Diploma in Occupational Health
General Physician
Table of Content
About Ketoflam T 4 Tablet
What are the uses of Ketoflam T 4 Tablet
What are the contraindications of Ketoflam T 4 Tablet ?
What are the side effects of Ketoflam T 4 Tablet ?
Key highlights of Ketoflam T 4 Tablet
What are the dosage instructions?
How does this medication work?
What are the interactions of Ketoflam T 4 Tablet ?
FAQs about Ketoflam T 4 Tablet