FAQs ABOUT TOLPIDOL 150 TABLET
How does TOLPIDOL 150 TABLET work?
TOLPIDOL 150 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 TOLPIDOL 150 TABLET be used in pregnant women?
TOLPIDOL 150 TABLET should be used with caution during pregnancy only if clearly advised by the doctor. Consult your doctor before taking TOLPIDOL 150 TABLET if you are pregnant or planning to get pregnant.
Does TOLPIDOL 150 TABLET cause dry mouth?
Yes, TOLPIDOL 150 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 TOLPIDOL 150 TABLET be taken by patients with liver disease?
TOLPIDOL 150 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 TOLPIDOL 150 TABLET.
What if I forget to take a dose of TOLPIDOL 150 TABLET?
If you forget to take a dose of TOLPIDOL 150 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.