Brand Names : Lioresal, Apo-Baclofen, Novo-Baclofen, Nu-Baclofen, PMS-Baclofen
Precautions While Using This Medicine
Do not suddenly stop taking this medicine
. Unwanted effects
may occur if the medicine is stopped suddenly. Check with your doctor for
the best way to reduce gradually the amount you are taking before stopping
This medicine will add to the effects of alcohol and other CNS depressants
(medicines that slow down the nervous system, possibly causing drowsiness).
Some examples of CNS depressants are antihistamines or medicine for hay fever,
other allergies, or colds; sedatives, tranquilizers, or sleeping medicine;
prescription pain medicine or narcotics; barbiturates; medicine for seizures;
other muscle relaxants; or anesthetics, including some dental anesthetics.
Check with your doctor before taking any of the above
while you are using baclofen
This medicine may cause drowsiness, dizziness, vision problems, or clumsiness
or unsteadiness in some people. Make sure you know how
you react to this medicine before you drive, use machines, or do anything
else that could be dangerous if you are not alert, well-coordinated, and able
to see well
For diabetic patients
This medicine may cause your blood sugar levels to rise. If you notice
a change in the results of your blood or urine sugar test or if you have any
questions about this, check with your doctor.