Baclofen 5mg/5ml Oral Solution

This oral solution contains the active ingredient baclofen which is a muscle relaxant. It works by relaxing the muscles and preventing spasms, cramping or tightening so reducing any pain and discomfort.

Baclofen is used to reduce and relieve excessive tension in your muscles (spasms) occurring in various illnesses such as multiple sclerosis, cerebral palsy, cerebrovascular accidents, spinal cord diseases and other nervous system disorders. It is also used to relieve muscle spasms following injuries to the head or spine.

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Therapeutic Indication for Baclofen 5mg/5ml Oral Solution

Baclofen 5mg/5ml Oral Solution is for the relief of spasticity of voluntary muscle resulting from such disorders as: multiple sclerosis, other spinal lesions, e.g. tumours of the spinal cord, syringomyelia, motor neurone disease, transverse myelitis, traumatic partial section of the cord.

Also for the relief of spasticity of voluntary muscle arising from e.g. cerebrovascular accidents, cerebral palsy, meningitis, traumatic head injury.

Patient selection is important when initiating therapy; it is likely to be of most benefit in patients whose spasticity constitutes a handicap to activities and/or physiotherapy. Treatment should not be commenced until the spastic state has become stabilised.

Paediatric population: 

Baclofen 5mg/5ml Oral Solution is indicated in patients 0 to <18 years for the symptomatic treatment of spasticity of cerebral origin, especially where due to infantile cerebral palsy, as well as following cerebrovascular accidents or in the presence of neoplastic or degenerative brain disease.

Baclofen 5mg/5ml Oral Solution is also indicated for the symptomatic treatment of muscle spasms occurring in spinal cord diseases of infectious, degenerative, traumatic, neoplastic, or unknown origin such as multiple sclerosis, spastic spinal paralysis, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, syringomyelia, tranverse myelitis, traumatic paraplegia or paraparesis, and compression of the spinal cord.

Please contact Crescent Pharma should you require any more information.