Aceclofenac due to its preferential cox-2 blockade has better safety than conventional NSAIDs with respect to adverse effects on gastrointestinal and cardiovascular system ( Current opinion in Rheumatology:September 2004- Volume 16 - Issue 5)
Potent muscle relaxant with analgesic and anti-inflammatory effects
Non sedative in nature unlike Chlorzoxazone
Relieves the stiffness, pain and discomfort caused by strains,sprains or other injury to muscles.
Safe and effective treatment for patients with acute low back pain accompained by muscle spasm ( Joint Bone Spine Volume 70, Issue 5, September 2003, Pages 356-361 )
In clinical study on patients with muscle spasm associated with low back pain, Thiocolchicoside was superior to Tizanidine in terms of efficacy as well as safety. These findings confirm that TC is preferred option for the LBP with muscle spasms. ( J Indian Med Assoc. 2008 May; 106(5):331-5 )