What is Flexura (Metaxalone) used for?
Flexura (Metaxalone) is an oral muscle relaxant used to treat patients who are suffering from muscular or skeletal conditions causing injury or pain. The medication prevents pain sensations from reaching the brain to relax the muscles and relieve pain. Your doctor may also prescribe it for the treatment of other unlisted conditions.
How should I use Flexura (Metaxalone)?
Follow your doctor`s instructions while using Flexura (Metaxalone) to get the safest and most effective results from treatment. The normal dosage is one tablet administered two to four times each day, but your individual instructions will depend on your weight, current health condition, and the severity of your symptoms. These should be swallowed with a large glass of water and should be taken on an empty stomach to aid absorption. Never change the form of the tablets by splitting or crushing them as this may destroy or alter the effects of their contents.
What are the side effects of Flexura (Metaxalone)?
Side effects that may occur while using Flexura (Metaxalone) include:
Stop using the medication and contact your doctor immediately if you experience any serious or worrying side effects such as low fever, severe nausea, severe stomach pain, darkened urine, discoloured stools, or jaundice. These conditions may require reduced dosages or frequency of administration to prevent further health problems from occurring.
Flexura (Metaxalone) should not be used to treat patients who are pregnant, breast feeding, or who have anaemia, severely liver disease, or severe kidney disease. You are also suggested to inform your doctor if you have any other chronic health conditions that may lead to unexpected health problems during treatment.
Strictly use Flexura (Metaxalone) as prescribed and follow all instructions provided by your doctor. Safe, suitable, and optimum dosage can vary and is dependent on the patient`s health and medical history, as well as the condition you are treating.
Flexura (Metaxalone) may not be safe or suitable for all patients. Always ensure your doctor is informed if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, using any other type of medication (including non-prescription medicine, vitamins, and supplements), as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or pre-existing medication conditions.
Seek immediate medical attention or proceed to your nearest accident and emergency department if you suffer a hypersensitive or allergic reaction. Symptoms usually present during a reaction of this nature include difficulty breathing or swallowing, swelling of the limbs or face, tight chest, hives, and skin rashes.