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METHOCARBAMOL 750MG FILM-COATED TABLETS

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Methocarbamol
Film-coated Tablets 750mg

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METHOCARBAMOL
#750MG

For oral use.
Use as directed by your physician.
Each film-coated tablet contains
750mg
of Methocarbamol.
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mm

WARNING: May cause drowsiness.
If affected do not drive or operate
machinery. Avoid alcoholic drinks.

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Keep out of the sight and reach of children.
Read the attached leaflet.

PL Number 30883/0005
PL Holder:
Recordati Ireland Limited.
Address: Raheens East,
Ringaskiddy, CO. Cork,
Ireland

100 Film-coated Tablets

Manufactured and Distributed by:
Kinedexe UK Limited
Unit 15 Moorcroft,
Harlington Road, Uxbridge,
UB8 3HD, UK

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Date : 24-11-2011

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METHOCARBAMOL
#750MG 129 mm

For oral use.
Use as directed by your physician.
Each film-coated tablet contains
750mg of Methocarbamol.

WARNING: May cause drowsiness.
If affected do not drive or operate
machinery. Avoid alcoholic drinks.

Keep out of the sight and reach of children.
Read the attached leaflet.

PL Number 30883/0005
PL Holder:
Recordati Ireland Limited.
Address: Raheens East,
Ringaskiddy, CO. Cork, Ireland

Manufactured and Distributed by:
Kinedexe UK Limited
Unit 15 Moorcroft,
Harlington Road, Uxbridge,
UB8 3HD, UK

Paper Size

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100 Film-coated Tablets

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Title Front : Date : 24-11-2011

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itching,
a slow heartbeat,
flushing,
fainting or feeling faint,
low blood pressure.

- Do not use methocarbamol after the expiry date, which is
stated on the bottle label. The expiry date refers to the last
day of the month.
- Do not throw any medicines via wastewater or household
waste. Ask your pharmacist how to throw away medicines
you no longer use. These measures will help protect the
environment.

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Reporting of side effects
If you get any side effects, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.
This includes any possible side effects not listed in this leaflet.
You can also report side effects directly via the Yellow card
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Website: www.mhra.gov.uk/yellowcard.
By reporting side effects you can help provide more information
on the safety of this medicine.
5. HOW TO STORE METHOCARBAMOL
- Keep this medicine out of the sight and reach of children.

6. CONTENTS OF THE PACK AND OTHER INFORMATION
What methocarbamol contains
The active substance is methocarbamol. Each film-coated
tablet contains 750mg of methocarbamol.
The other ingredients are: maize starch, povidone (PVPK-30),
sodium laurilsulfate, sodium starch glycolate Type A (Glycolys),
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mm stearate and Opadry II white, which consists
talc, magnesium
of polyvinyl alcohol-part hydrolyzed, titanium dioxide (E171),
Macrogol/PEG 3350, Talc (E553b).

What methocarbamol looks like and contents of the
pack
Methocarbamol 750mg Tablets are white capsule shaped
film-coated tablets with break line on one side. The score line
is only to facilitate breaking for ease of swallowing and not to
divide into equal doses.
Methocarbamol tablets are packed in a white HDPE tablet
container with a child resistant cap. Each bottle contains
100 tablets.

Wiewelhove GmbH; Dörnebrink 19, 49479 Ibbenbüren,
Germany

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Marketing
Authorisation
The Marketing Authorisation holder of this medicine is:
Recordati Ireland Limited. Address: Raheens East,
Ringaskiddy, CO. Cork, Ireland
The Manufacturer is:
Kinedexe UK Limited, Unit 15 Moorcroft, Harlington Road,
Uxbridge, UB8 3HD, United Kingdom

This medicinal product is authorised in the Member States of
the EEA under the following names:
UK: Methocarbamol 750mg Film-coated Tablets
DE: Methocarbamol-Santasal 750 mg Filmtabletten

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- Appetite suppressants to help you lose weight.
- Medicines for stomach upsets or sea-sickness (antiChildren and adolescents
cholinergics).
This medicine is not recommended for use in children due to - Psychotropic drugs for the treatment of anxiety, depression or
a lack of data.
other mental illnesses.
- If you are due to have anaesthetic for any reason, tell your
Other medicines and Methocarbamol
Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking or have recently doctor or dentist that you are taking methocarbamol.
taken or might take any other medicines. This includes
medicines you buy without a prescription, including herbal If you are not sure if any of the above applies to you, talk to your
medicines. This is because Methocarbamol affects the way doctor or pharmacist before taking methocarbamol.
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some other medicines work. Also some medicines can affect
Methocarbamol with food, drink and alcohol
the way methocarbamol works.
If you are taking any of the following medicines, you should Methocarbamol should be taken with a drink that does not
tell your doctor or pharmacist as methocarbamol may interact contain alcohol. Do not drink alcohol while you are taking
methocarbamol.
with them:
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doctor or pharmacist before taking methocarbamol.

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Warnings and precautions
Talk to your doctor before taking methocarbamol if you:
- are pregnant
or thinking
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- are breastfeeding
- have, or have had, any kidney or liver problems
- are having any medical investigations or tests as methocarbamol
could interfere with the results. Tell your doctor that you are
taking methocarbamol before you have the test.
If you are not sure if any of the above applies to you, talk to your

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This leaflet was last revised in 07/2017.

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pregnant unless your doctor tells you to. Contact your doctor 3. HOW TO TAKE METHOCARBAMOL
if you think you may be pregnant, or are intending to become Always take this medicine exactly as your doctor has told you.
pregnant.
Check with your doctor if you are not sure.

PL Number: 30883/0005

Size: 55mm x 162mm

Product: Methocarbamol Film-Coated Tablets Label

Date: 13.7.17

Colours: n Black n Pantone 151 n Pantone 321

Strength: 750mg

Version: 2

Fonts: Vectora Light & Vectora Black

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If you forget to take Methocarbamol
If you forget to take a dose, simply take the next dose when
it is due. Do not take a double dose of tablets to make up
for a forgotten dose.
If you stop taking Methocarbamol
Keep taking methocarbamol until your doctor tells you to stop.
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have any further questions on the use of this product,
ask your doctor or pharmacist.

Date : 24-11-2011

Client: PRIMEGEN / Recordti

Arta Creative Solutions Ltd
Suite 1, Interlinks House, 81C Church Road London NW4 4DP

If you take more Methocarbamol than you should
It is important to stick to your prescribed dose. If you or
someone else takes too much medicine, contact your doctor
or nearest hospital emergency department immediately.
Always take any medicine left over with you and also the
bottle, as this will allow easier identification of the medicine.

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Do not take this medicine if you are breast-feeding or planning Adults: Take TWO tablets with a little water, FOUR times a
to breast-feed.
day. Sometimes a lower dose may be sufficient. You should
spread the doses as evenly as possible over a 24-hour period.
No data are available concerning the effect of this medicine
Elderly: older patients may only need half the usual dose to
on human fertility.
give the same relief from the pain and muscle spasms.
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Driving and using machines
Liver impairment: you may need a longer interval between
Methocarbamol may make you feel sleepy and may affect taking the tablets if you have liver disease. You should always
your ability to drive, operate machinery and carry out other follow your doctor’s instructions carefully.
hazardous activities. These activities should therefore be
avoided
altogether until you are sure you are not affected.
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These tablets are for short-term treatment. Take them for as
long as your doctor has recommended, or until you no longer
need them to ease the pain. Return any unused tablets to
your pharmacist.

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What you need to know before you take Methocarbamol
How to take Methocarbamol
Possible side effects
How to store Methocarbamol
Contents of the pack and other Information

1. WHAT METHOCARBAMOL IS AND WHAT IT IS USED
FOR
Methocarbamol belongs to a group of medicines called
‘muscle relaxants’. They are used for the short term treatment
of pain and muscle spasm caused by injuries such as sprains
and strains.
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WHAT
YOU NEED TO KNOW BEFORE YOU TAKE
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METHOCARBAMOL
Do not take this medicine if you:
- are allergic (hypersensitive) to methocarbamol or have had

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- Barbiturates which can be taken for epilepsy or to help you Pregnancy, breast-feeding and fertility
Do not take this medicine if you are pregnant or might become
sleep.

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Read all of this leaflet carefully before you start
using this medicine because it contains important
information for you.
- Keep this leaflet. You may need to read it again
- If you have any further questions, ask your doctor or
pharmacist.
- This medicine has been prescribed for you only. Do not pass
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it on to others.
harm them, even if their signs of illness
are the same as yours.
- If you get any side effects talk to your doctor of pharmacist.
This includes any possible side effects not listed in this
leaflet. See section 4.
What is in this leaflet:
1. What Methocarbamol is and what it is used for

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any problems in the past with methocarbamol
- are allergic to any of the other ingredients of this medicine
(listed in section 6)
- have ever suffered any brain damage or coma
- suffer from epilepsy or convulsions
- suffer from muscle weakness (a disease called myasthenia
gravis)

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METHOCARBAMOL 750MG FILM-COATED TABLETS

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4. POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS
Like all medicines, methocarbamol can cause side effects
although not everybody gets them.

- infections,
- mouth ulcers.

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STOP taking this medicine and tell your doctor
immediately if you experience any of the following
rare symptoms:
- confusion, convulsions, fits, and rash or swelling of the face
or neck and shortness of breath which may be a sign of an
allergy.
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If you notice any of these symptoms, you should
contact your doctor:
- yellowing of the skin and/or whites of the eyes.
The levels of your white blood cells may also be
reduced which can lead to recurrent:

If any of the following side effects are troublesome,
you should tell your doctor:
- drowsiness, difficulty in sleeping,
- restlessness, anxiety or worry,
- eating disorders,
- dizziness,
- memory loss,
- blurred or double vision, rapid or unusual eye movements,
- reddening of the eyes together with nasal stuffiness,
- feeling sick or vomiting,
- heartburn,
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disturbance,
- tremor or shakiness, mild muscle incoordination,
- headache,
- fever,

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#750MG

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Size : 55 x 162 mm
Date : 24-11-2011

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METHOCARBAMOL
#750MG 129 mm

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Size : 55 x 136 mm
Title Front : Date : 24-11-2011

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Client: PRIMEGEN / Recordti

PL Number: 30883/0005

Size: 55mm x 162mm

Product: Methocarbamol Film-Coated Tablets Label Braille

Date: 13.7.17

Colours: N/A

Strength: 750mg

Version: 2

Fonts: Vectora Light & Vectora Black

t 020 8203 5976
f 020 8203 5357
e info@artacreative.co.uk
w www.artacreative.co.uk

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Arta Creative Solutions Ltd
Suite 1, Interlinks House, 81C Church Road London NW4 4DP

Date : 24-11-2011

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Source: Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency

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