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  • GABALON Tablets 10mg: 50 tablets
  • senpatsu
  • JP

Code:003135-001

GABALON Tablets 10mg: 50 tablets

Sale Price:US$45.49

Warehouse Japan1
Manufacturer Alfresa Pharma
Brand Alfresa Pharma
JAN Code ---
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Ingredient Code 1249006
Shipping Schedule 5 to 10 working days after payment

Description

This medicine suppresses synaptic reflex in the spinal cord to lower activity of gamma-motor neurons, and consequently relieves muscle tension.
It is usually used in the treatment of cerebrovascular disorder, spastic spinal paralysis, and spastic paralysis attributed to other cerebral disorders.

Presentation

50 tablets

Feature

orange tablet with split line (diameter: 7.0 mm, thickness: 2.6 mm)

Active Ingredients

Baclofen

Effect/Efficacy

This medicine suppresses synaptic reflex in the spinal cord to lower activity of gamma-motor neurons, and consequently relieves muscle tension.
It is usually used in the treatment of cerebrovascular disorder, spastic spinal paralysis, and spastic paralysis attributed to other cerebral disorders.

Usage/Dosage

In general, for adults, initially take 0.5 to 1.5 tablets (5to15 mg of the active ingredient) daily, in 1 to 3 divided doses, after meals. Then the daily dose is increased by 0.5 to 1 tablet (5to10 mg) every 2 or 3 days to the standard dose appropriately for the symptoms. The standard daily dose is 3 tablets (30 mg), however, it may be adjusted according to the age or symptoms since response to the medicine differs among patients. Strictly follow the instructions of your doctor/pharmacist.
In general, for children, initially take 5 mg of the active ingredient daily, in 1 to 2 divided doses, after meals. Then the daily dose is increased by 5 mg every 2 or 3 days to the standard dose appropriately for the symptoms, however, it may be adjusted according to the symptoms or body weight. The standard daily dose is 5 to 15 mg for children aged 4 to 6 years; 5 to 20 mg for those aged 7 to 11 years; 5 to 25 mg for those aged 12 to 15 years. This preparation contains 10 mg of active ingredient in a tablet. Strictly follow the instructions of your doctor/pharmacist.
If you miss a dose, take the missed dose as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and continue your regular dosing schedule. DO NOT take a double dose to make up for the missed dose.
If you took too much of the medicine (more than prescribed), check with your doctor/pharmacist.
Do not stop taking the medicine without the instructions of your doctor. Visual hallucination, confusion, excited state, and convulsive seizure caused by sudden withdrawal of the medicine in long-term use have been reported.

Cautions

If you ever experienced any allergic reaction (itch, rash etc.) to any medicine.
If you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
If you are taking any other medicinal products. (Some medicines may interact to enhance or diminish medicinal effects. Beware of over-the-counter medicines and dietary supplements as well as other prescription medicines.)

The medicine may cause drowsiness. Avoid driving a car or operating dangerous machinery after taking the medicine.Drinking alcohol and medicine together has suppressive effect on central nerves.

Contraindication

The most commonly reported adverse reactions include drowsiness, blood pressure decreased, nausea, anorexia, feeling of weakness, lightheadedness, rash, etc. If any of these symptoms occur, check with your doctor/pharmacist:
The symptoms described below are rarely seen as initial symptoms of the adverse reactions indicated in brackets. If any of these symptoms occur, stop taking this medicine and see your doctor immediately.
being unable to stop taking a certain substance despite trying to stop it, visual hallucination, confusion  [dependence]
impaired consciousness, being unable to think, difficult to breathe  [consciousness disturbed, respiratory depression]
The above symptoms do not describe all the adverse reactions to this medicine. Consult with your doctor or pharmacist if you notice any symptoms of concern other than those listed above.