FAQs ABOUT TOLKEM 50MG TABLET
How does TOLKEM 50MG TABLET work?
TOLKEM 50MG TABLET works by blocking the voltage-gated sodium channel in the brain stem thereby causing muscle relaxation and stopping the pain signals between nerve and brain. It also relieves pain by increasing the blood supply to skeletal muscles.
Can TOLKEM 50MG TABLET be used in pregnant women?
TOLKEM 50MG TABLET should be used with caution during pregnancy only if clearly advised by the doctor. Consult your doctor before taking TOLKEM 50MG TABLET if you are pregnant or planning to get pregnant.
Does TOLKEM 50MG TABLET cause dry mouth?
Yes, TOLKEM 50MG TABLET may cause dry mouth in some individuals. To manage this effect, sip water regularly and other sugar-free liquids. Do not use mouthwashes that contain alcohol because they can make your mouth dry, use mouthwash that is used only for dry mouth. Limit your caffeine intake. Avoid smoking or using tobacco products. Consult your doctor if the symptom does not improve.
Can TOLKEM 50MG TABLET be taken by patients with liver disease?
TOLKEM 50MG TABLET is not recommended for use in patients with severe liver impairment. It should be used with caution in patients with liver impairment due to increased risk of adverse events and the dose may be adjusted by monitoring the patient’s condition and liver function in patients with moderate liver impairment. Consult your doctor before taking TOLKEM 50MG TABLET.
What if I forget to take a dose of TOLKEM 50MG TABLET?
If you forget to take a dose of TOLKEM 50MG TABLET, take it as soon as you remember. However, omit the missed dose if it is almost time for the next one. Do not take medicine two times to make up for the missed dose.