Thiocolchicoside is a widely used muscle relaxant, in the form of an injection, to relieve muscle pain caused by muscle contractions or torticollis, for example.
Thiocolchicoside can be purchased from conventional pharmacies under the trade name Coltrax or Muscoril, in the form of tablets or injectable solution.
The price of thiocolchicoside is approximately 40 reais, however, it may vary according to the presentation form of the product.
Thiocolchicoside is indicated for the treatment of muscular contractures and torticollis.
The method of use of Tiocolchicoside varies according to the problem to be treated and the form of presentation of the medicament. However the general guidelines are:
Injectable thiocolchicoside should only be administered by healthcare professionals in the hospital or health post, for example.
The main side effects of thiocolchicoside include skin rash, injection site swelling, drowsiness, diarrhea, stomach pain, nausea, vomiting, or fainting.
Thiocolchicoside is contraindicated for pregnant women, breast-feeding women, and patients with hypersensitivity to thiocolchicoside or any of the other ingredients of the formula.