FAQs ABOUT ELFLAV TABLET
What is ELFLAV TABLET used for?
ELFLAV TABLET is used to treat muscle spasms of the urinary tract. It can also be used to relieve the unpleasant urinary symptoms (such as excessive or painful urination or urinary incontinence) associated with any surgical or diagnostic procedures (such as cystoscopy or catheterisation).
What are the side effects of ELFLAV TABLET?
The most common side effects of taking ELFLAV TABLET are nausea, vomiting and stomach upset. These side effects can be reduced if ELFLAV TABLET is taken with meals. However, consult your doctor if they trouble you.
Can I stop taking ELFLAV TABLET once my symptoms subside?
No. Do not stop taking ELFLAV TABLET without consulting your doctor. Take ELFLAV TABLET as advised by your doctor for the stipulated duration. Sudden withdrawal of therapy may cause the symptoms to reappear.
What should I do if I forget to take a dose of ELFLAV TABLET?
If you forget to take a dose of ELFLAV TABLET, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is time to take the next dose, skip the missed dose of ELFLAV TABLET and take the next one at the regular time. Do not take a double dose of ELFLAV TABLET to compensate the missed dose.
Is ELFLAV TABLET a muscle relaxant?
ELFLAV TABLET is an antispasmodic medication. It relaxes the muscles surrounding the bladder. This helps in reducing bladder contraction in patients with bladder inflammation which, therefore reduces pain and spasms associated with it.
Can ELFLAV TABLET be used in children?
ELFLAV TABLET is not recommended for use in children (aged below 12 years) due to lack of safety data. Therefore, consult your doctor before taking it.
Can ELFLAV TABLET be used to treat urinary tract infections?
ELFLAV TABLET is not intended to treat urinary tract infections. It is used to treat muscle spasms of the urinary tract.
Can I take ELFLAV TABLET to treat my stomach pain?
No, ELFLAV TABLET is not used in the treatment of stomach pain. It is used to treat muscles spasm in urinary tract only. Stomach pain could be of various other reasons, so kindly avoid using ELFLAV TABLET for stomach pain and if you have been diagnosed with any other stomach disorders, kindly consult your doctor before using it.
Can we use ELFLAV TABLET for menstrual pain?
No, ELFLAV TABLET is not used for menstrual pain. It is used to treat muscles spasm in urinary tract only. If you wish to treat menstrual pain, consult your doctor for advice.