Phenyramidol

Description

Phenyramidol is an analgesic and muscle relaxant used to relieve mild to moderate musculoskeletal pain, neck and shoulder pain, lower back pain, or the pain and discomfort associated with muscle spasms which may be caused by muscle injuries or sprains. It is advised to use this medicine along with rest and physical therapy for the best possible effect.

Side effects

Major & minor side effects for Phenyramidol

  • Abdominal pain or bloating
  • Dizziness
  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Numbness
  • Itching or skin rash

Uses of Phenyramidol

What is it prescribed for?

  • Mild to moderate pain
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Concerns

Commonly asked questions

  • Onset of action
    The effect of this medicine can be observed within 1 hour of administration of the dose.
  • Duration of effect
    The amount of time for which this medicine remains active in the body is not clinically established.
  • Safe with alcohol?
    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
  • Is it habit forming?
    No habit-forming tendencies were reported.
  • Usage in pregnancy?
    This medicine 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.
  • Usage while breast-feeding?
    This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine. Your doctor may prescribe a safer alternative based on your clinical condition.

Allergy

This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a known allergy to Phenyramidol or any other inactive ingredient present along with it.
Warnings for special population

Pregnancy

This medicine 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.

Breast-feeding

This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine. Your doctor may prescribe a safer alternative based on your clinical condition.
General warnings

Other medicines

Phenyramidol may interact with many other medicines and may cause severe adverse effects. Hence, it is advised that you inform the doctor about all your current medicines including any herbs and supplements before beginning treatment with this medicine.

Kidney disease

This medicine should be used with caution in patients suffering from kidney diseases due to the increased risk of severe adverse effects. Close monitoring of kidney function, appropriate dose adjustments, or replacement with a suitable alternative may be necessary based on the clinical condition of the patient.

Liver disease

This medicine should be used with caution in patients suffering from liver diseases due to the increased risk of severe adverse effects. Close monitoring of liver function, appropriate dose adjustments, or replacement with a suitable alternative may be necessary based on the clinical condition of the patient.

Missed Dose

Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose. Do not double your dose to make up for the missed one.

Overdose

Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose
All drugs interact differently for person to person. You should check all the possible interactions with your doctor before starting any medicine.
Interaction with Alcohol

Description

Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.

Instructions

Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
Interaction with Medicine

Phenytoin

Pentobarbitol

Disease interactions

Disease

Information not available.
Food interactions
Information not available.
Lab interactions
Information not available.
Take this medicine exactly as instructed by the doctor. Do not take in larger or smaller amounts than advised/prescribed. Consult the doctor if you experience any undesirable side effects. Ensure that the treatment course is completed. Do not stop the use of this medicine without consulting your doctor.
Miscelleneous

To be taken after food

To be taken as instructed by doctor

Effect on sleep is not established

How it works
This medicine blocks the pain signals from reaching the brain.
Legal Status

Approved

Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

Classification

Category

Analgesics, Muscle relaxants

Schedule

Schedule H

[Internet]. Realsgroup.com. 2018 [cited 14 December 2018]. Available from:

http://realsgroup.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/REALFLEX.pdf

Phenyramidol hydrochloride [Internet]. Pubchem.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov. 2018 [cited 14 December 2018]. Available from:

https://pubchem.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/compound/Verbanol#section=Top

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Information on this page was last updated on 19 Apr 2019

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