Katadolon (aka Flupirtine, Trancolong, Awegal, Efiret, Trancopal Dolo, Metanor) is an extremely potent non-opioid analgesic which exhibits excellent muscle relaxant and neuroprotective effect. It works as an elective neuronal potassium channel opener and also exhibits indirect NMDA receptor antagonist effect as well as GABA A receptor modulatory properties which accounts for its powerful analgesic and muscle relaxant properties. This drug is prescribed by doctors to treat patients who are suffering from acute and chronic pain. It is also extremely helpful in cases where the patient is suffering in an excruciating state of pain which is brought upon by diseases other than those of the locomotor apparatus, such as various kinds of nerve pain, pain during post-operative recovery phase, pain caused by cancer and its associated disorders or side effects, unbearable toothache, multiple sclerosis, migraine and headaches originating from vasomotor conditions.
Package & Dosage
This drug comes in the form of capsules of two variations, standard 100 mg por Forte 400 mg which are to be consumed orally with water. The pill should not be crushed or chewed.
The dosage of this medicine is dependent on the intensity of the pain as well as the patient's response and sensitivity to the drug.
* General pain: 100 mg capsule thrice or four times a day or 400 mg once a day.
* Severe unbearable pain: 200 mg three times a day.
* Patients above 65 years: The treatment usually starts with 200 mg, one pill to be consumed every morning and one evening. The dose might be increased to 300 mg if the pain is severe or intolerable.
* Patients of severe renal insufficiency or hypoalbuminemia should not be prescibed a daily dose of this medicine exceed 300 mg.
* Patients who have severe impaired liver function should not consume a dose exceeding 200 mg daily.
Storage in a dry place at room temperature is recommended (DO NOT exceed 30° C). Keep away from direct sunlight and in unreachable place for children.
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