MUSCOMED
(Thiocolchicoside)




COMPOSITION

1 ampoule of the medicine contains:

Active ingredient : thiocolchicoside 4 mg.

Excipients: sodium chloride, hydrochloric acid, water for injections.

THERAPEUTIC INDICATIONS

- symptomatic treatment of painful muscle spasms.

CONTRAINDICATIONS

- hypersensitivity to the drug components;

- hypomyotonia;

- mild paralysis;

- children under 15 years old;

- pregnancy;

- lactation.

ADVERSE EFFECTS

Rarely: skin rash, edemas, allergic and pseudoallergic reactions (allergic vasculitis), gastralgia, diarrhea.

Very rarely: hypotension, irritability and drowsiness.

DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION

Muscomed is for intramuscular injection in dose of 2 ml (4 mg) 2 times per day. The recommended period of the treatment with the injection drug is 3-5 days. In case of necessity it is possible to continue the treatment with peroral drug during 5-7 days in a daily dosage of 16 mg of thiocolchicoside (8 mg 2 times per day).

In preparation for physiotherapeutic procedures the period of muscle relaxation is 30-40 minutes after intramuscular injection.

DRUG INTERACTIONS

Drug interaction data is not available. However it recommended the exercising caution when the drug is co-administered with other muscle relaxants.

The strengthening of miorelaxation and CNS inhibition and the development of hypotonia can occur in case of co-administration with the drugs inhibiting the central nervous system, including with alcohol, antihypertensive drugs, curare-like drugs.

The increased bleeding risk appears when the drug is co-administered with anticoagulants.

PREGNANCY AND LACTATION

Muscomed is contraindicated in pregnancy and lactation.

MANUFACTURED FORM AND PACKAGE

Solution for injections.

6 colourless glass ampoules of 2 ml in a contour tray.

1 contour tray with the enclosed leaflet in a carton box.

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