Saturday, September 14, 2013

Myolastan

Myolastan
Myolastan® Tablets Tetrazepam sanoFi COMPOSITION: Each tablet contains:
Tetrazepam 50 mg
Excipients q.s. for one coated tablet. 
THERAPEUTIC CLASS: Skeletal muscle relaxant INDICATIONS: Adjuvant treatment for the following: Painful contractures during
• Degenerative vertebral diseases and vertebral static disturbances (torticollis, dorsalgia, lumbar pain.
Traumatological diseases.
• Neurological contractures with spasticity.
• Functional rehabilitation. 
CONTRAINDICATIONS: Known hypersensitivity to benzodiazepines. Severe respiratory insufficiency. PRECAUTIONS: Do not suddenly interrupt treatment in case of hospitalized patients taking the medication for long periods & in high doses. It is inadvisable to consume alcoholic beverages throughout the treatment period. Inform your doctor if you are pregnant. Effects on the capacity to drive vehicles or operate machinery:
The attention of drivers of vehicles or operators of machinery is drawn to the risks of daytime somnolence attached to the use of this medicament. 
ADVERSE EFFECTS: Somnolence Skin eruptions. DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION: Adults : 1 Tablet to be taken at night before retiring, could be increased by half a tablet to a maximum of 100 mg.
Elderly: Dose reduction to half a tablet is advised.
Children above 1 year old: dose shouldn’t exceed 4 mg/kg body weight & should be used only in cases where treatment is unavoidable. 
PRESENTATION: Box of 20 scored tablets. Keep out of the reach of children _______ Produced by: Global Napi Pharmaceuticals Egypt 
Under license of Sanofi Synthelabo 
France
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