FAQs ABOUT THIOSTART
Can higher dose of THIOSTART improve my disease condition?
No. Do not take a higher dose of THIOSTART without consulting your doctor as it may lead to increased risk of unwanted side effects. Only use the dose prescribed to you by your doctor. Your doctor will decide the correct dose for you depending upon your age, body weight and disease condition. If the prescribed dose does not result in effective pain relief, consult your doctor for advice.
Can THIOSTART cure arthritis?
No. THIOSTART can only be used to relieve pain caused due to arthritis and cannot cure arthritis. Your doctor may prescribe you other medicines along with THIOSTART to help to treat your disease condition.
How long should I need to take THIOSTART?
It is not advisable to take THIOSTART for more than 7 days, especially while taking at higher doses. This is because, [GBNKEYWORD may cause chromosomal changes in the body which might lead to unwanted side effects. Strictly follow the instructions given by your doctor regarding the duration of the therapy.
Can I stop taking THIOSTART once my pain is relieved?
Yes. THIOSTART can be discontinued from use once pain is relieved. However, consult your doctor before doing so, as stopping THIOSTART too early may cause the pain to come back.
Who should take THIOSTART and who should not?
THIOSTART should be used under medical supervision. Do not take THIOSTART if you have asthma or varicella infection. Consult your doctor before taking THIOSTART if you are pregnant, think you may be pregnant or breastfeeding. Before taking THIOSTART, inform your doctor if you have any problems in your liver, liver, kidney, heart, or stomach. You much also inform your doctor if you have diabetes, high blood cholesterol or fits.
Can THIOSTART be taken with vitamin B12 supplements?
THIOSTART can be taken together with vitamin supplements as vitamins tends to improve healing of inflammation and reduces pain. However, consult your doctor before taking.
For what conditions THIOSTART is prescribed?
THIOSTART is given for reliving musculoskeletal pain associated with muscle spasms.
Is THIOSTART safe for pregnant women?
THIOSTART is not recommended for use in pregnant women as it may cause harm to the unborn baby. Therefore, consult your doctor for advice before taking.
Can I take THIOSTART with antibiotics?
THIOSTART may interact with certain antibiotics (such as ciprofloxacin, ofloxacin, levofloxacin or moxifloxacin) and may produce an altered response. Inform your doctor about the medicines which you use currently.
Is THIOSTART a painkiller?
THIOSTART is an anti-inflammatory medicine with pain relieving properties. It helps in reducing pain and swelling while relaxing the muscles. It can be used for reducing pain caused due to muscle contraction or inflammatory bone conditions.
Does THIOSTART make you feel sleepy?
THIOSTART may make you feel sleepy because of its sedative property. Therefore, be caution while you drive or operate any heavy tools or machines. Do not consume alcohol or other medicine that can seduces your brain further such as antidepressants (Ex. citalopram, sertraline). Consult your doctor if you continue to feel sleepy that interferes with your day-to-day activities.
Is THIOSTART addictive?
THIOSTART is not a habit-forming medicine. However, you might feel better that only if you take THIOSTART. This is because, THIOSTART can only reduce pain caused due to inflammatory conditions. It cannot treat the actual cause of the pain. And so, if you stop taking THIOSTART, your pain may reappear once again. To avoid this, take THIOSTART only as advised by the physician for the stipulated duration.
Is THIOSTART a steroid?
No. THIOSTART is not a steroid. It contains aceclofenac which is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug and thiocolchicoside which is a muscle relaxant. They act by blocking the production of certain chemicals in the body that causes pain, inflammation, and muscle spasms. As a result, it relaxes skeletal muscles and reduces pain associated with musculoskeletal disorders such as muscle spasm, arthritis etc.
Can THIOSTART be used in children?
No. THIOSTART is strictly not recommended for use in children aged below 16 years. Children above this age group must also consult their doctor before taking THIOSTART.