Zulu (Tizanidine HCL/Nimesulide)
What is Zulu (Tizanidine HCL/Nimesulide) used for?
Zulu (Tizanidine HCL/Nimesulide) is used as a treatment for muscle tightness, spasms and cramping occurring as a result of spinal injury or other conditions such as multiple sclerosis. Its active ingredients work together to relieve these symptoms. Tizanidine relaxes muscles by blocking nerve signals from the spine to the brain, and nimesulide is a type of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug which treats and relieves acute pain.
How should I use Zulu (Tizanidine HCL/Nimesulide)?
You must consult your physician before using Zulu (Tizanidine HCL/Nimesulide) in order to determine the correct dose and whether or not it is suitable for you. This medication may start to take effect after 1 to 2 hours and is effective for 6 to 8 hours. Some physicians may direct their patients to take this drug every 6 to 8 hours, however patients are usually directed not to exceed 3 doses in any 24 hour period.
What are the side effects of Zulu (Tizanidine HCL/Nimesulide)?
Patients using Zulu (Tizanidine HCL/Nimesulide) may notice some side effects, such as:
Consult your physician immediately if you notice any serious side effects, such as feeling light-headed, hallucinations, changes in behavior or painful urination.
This drug may carry an increased risk of liver damage. Discuss the risks and benefits with your physician before taking this drug.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Zulu (Tizanidine HCL/Nimesulide). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have any allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.