FAQs ABOUT FACER MR TABLET
What is the use of FACER MR TABLET?
FACER MR TABLET is used to treat muscular pains and spasms. It can also be used to provide relief from joint pain (Ex. osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis) and back pain (Ex. ankylosing spondylitis).
How FACER MR TABLET works?
FACER MR TABLET works by reducing pain and inflammation in the muscles and bones. It increases the effects of certain chemical messengers (such as GABA) in the brain and in spinal cord that induces muscle relaxation and blocks the release of certain chemicals (such as prostaglandins) in the body that causes pain, inflammation and swelling. Collectively, these action helps in reducing muscle spasms, joint pain and inflammation.
How to take FACER MR TABLET?
Take FACER MR TABLET as advised by your physician. Swallow the medicine with a glass of water. Do not chew or crush the medicine. It is preferably taken with meals to avoid gastric irritation.
What is the best time to take FACER MR TABLET?
FACER MR TABLET can be taken at any time of the day. However, your doctor will decide the best time to take FACER MR TABLET.
Can I stop taking FACER MR TABLET once I started feeling better?
No. Do not stop taking FACER MR TABLET without consulting your doctor as it may make your symptoms re-appear once again. If you feel better during the midway of therapy, consult your doctor for advice.
Can I take FACER MR TABLET daily?
Take FACER MR TABLET as advised by your physician. Your doctor will evaluate your health condition and suggests whether can you take FACER MR TABLET every day or not.
Will taking a higher dose of FACER MR TABLET be more effective?
No. Taking a higher dose of FACER MR TABLET will not be effective rather it would be making you drowsier. Always take the dose prescribed by your doctor. If the prescribed dose is not effective for you, consult your doctor for advice. Your doctor might increase the dose or suggest an alternative therapy.
What to do if I forgot to take a dose of FACER MR TABLET?
If you forgot to take a dose of FACER MR TABLET, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is time for the next dose of FACER MR TABLET, skip the missed dose and take the next one regularly. Do not take a double dose of FACER MR TABLET to compensate the missed ones. Consult your doctor for advice.
What are the side effects of FACER MR TABLET?
The most common side effects of taking FACER MR TABLET are nausea, vomiting, indigestion, heartburn and stomach pain. Consult your doctor if any of these side effect worsens.
Does FACER MR TABLET make me feel sleepy?
FACER MR TABLET may causes sleepiness in some individuals. Therefore, restrict yourself from engaging into hazardous activities that requires complete alertness. Do not drive or handle any heavy tools or machines. Also, avoid consumption of alcohol as it may make you feel more drowsy. Consult your doctor if sleepiness worsens.
Can I consume alcohol while taking FACER MR TABLET?
Avoid consumption of alcohol while taking FACER MR TABLET as it might make you feel dizzier and drowsier.
Is FACER MR TABLET safe to use in diabetic patients?
FACER MR TABLET may alter the blood sugar levels in your body. Therefore, it is necessary to inform your doctor if you have diabetes before taking FACER MR TABLET as a precaution. Your doctor will closely monitor you blood sugar levels to avoid the risk of side effects.
Can FACER MR TABLET be taken during pregnancy?
FACER MR TABLET is not recommended for use in pregnant women. Therefore, consult your doctor before taking it.
Can the use of FACER MR TABLET affect the liver?
Yes. FACER MR TABLET may affect the way your liver work. It can elevate the levels of certain liver enzymes in your body. Therefore, it is not recommended for use in patients with liver failure. It should be used with caution in patients with other mild liver problems. Consult your doctor before taking it.