ACETAZONE FORTE

Found in: Canada

Active ingredients

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Active Ingredient
Description
1

Chlorzoxazone is a centrally-acting agent for painful musculoskeletal conditions. Data available from animal experiments as well as human study indicate that chlorzoxazone acts primarily at the level of the spinal cord and subcortical areas of the brain where it inhibits multisynaptic reflex arcs involved in producing and maintaining skeletal muscle spasm of varied etiology.

2

Paracetamol is a medication used to treat pain and fever. It does appear to selectively inhibit COX activities in the brain, which may contribute to its ability to treat fever and pain.

Medicine classification

ATC Code
Title
Class
Chlorzoxazone, combinations excl. psycholeptics
M Musculo-skeletal system → M03 Muscle relaxants → M03B Muscle relaxants, centrally acting agents → M03BB Oxazol, thiazine, and triazine derivatives

Identifiers

Authority
Identifier(s)
Health Products and Food Branch (CA)
Identifier(s): 00834300