FAQs ABOUT PHENZOX TABLET
What is the use of PHENZOX TABLET?
PHENZOX TABLET is used to treat muscular pains and spasms. It can also be used to provide relief from joint pain (Ex. osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis), back pain (Ex. ankylosing spondylitis) and neck pain.
How PHENZOX TABLET works?
PHENZOX 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 PHENZOX TABLET?
Take PHENZOX 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 PHENZOX TABLET?
PHENZOX TABLET can be taken at any time of the day. However, your doctor will decide the best time to take PHENZOX TABLET.
Can I stop taking PHENZOX TABLET once I started feeling better?
No. Do not stop taking PHENZOX 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 PHENZOX TABLET daily?
Take PHENZOX TABLET as advised by your physician. Your doctor will evaluate your health condition and suggests whether can you take PHENZOX TABLET every day or not.
Will taking a higher dose of PHENZOX TABLET be more effective?
No. Taking a higher dose of PHENZOX 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 PHENZOX TABLET?
If you forgot to take a dose of PHENZOX TABLET, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is time for the next dose of PHENZOX TABLET, skip the missed dose and take the next one regularly. Do not take a double dose of PHENZOX TABLET to compensate the missed ones. Consult your doctor for advice.
What are the side effects of PHENZOX TABLET?
The common side effects of taking PHENZOX TABLET are stomach upset and orangish urine. Consult your doctor if any of these side effect worsens.
Can I consume alcohol while taking PHENZOX TABLET?
Avoid consumption of alcohol while taking PHENZOX TABLET as it might make you feel dizzier and drowsier.
Can PHENZOX TABLET be taken during pregnancy?
PHENZOX TABLET should be used in pregnant women only if it is considered necessary by the physician. Therefore, consult your doctor before taking it.
Can the use of PHENZOX TABLET affect the liver?
Yes. PHENZOX 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.