How It Works:
Lupirtin tablet sr belongs to a class of medicines called analgesics (painkiller). Lupirtin tablet sr acts on various processes in the body that transmit pain perceptions (potassium (K+) channels). Lupirtin tablet sr acts as a ‘selective neuronal-potassium-channel opener’; it opens specific pores on the surface of nerve cells called potassium channels due to which there is a reduction in the excessive electrical activity (conduction) in the brain which contributes to painful states.
Liver enzyme increased, Drowsiness, Decreased blood pressure, Dizziness, Fatigue, Heartburn, Increased blood urea nitrogen, Increased creatine level in blood, Mood changes, Weakness, Dry mouth, Nausea
If you are taking flupirtine, your treatment should not last longer than 2 weeks. Always follow the instructions of your doctor regarding its duration and use.Consult your doctor before you start flupirtine:
- If you have liver problems or alcohol abuse problems.
- If you are pregnant, breastfeeding or planning to get pregnant.
Stop taking flupirtine and consult a doctor, if you experience any signs of liver problems.If flupirtine is indicated in breastfeeding women, breastfeeding should be stopped, as safety has not been established in pregnant and breast feeding women.