This medication is a non-opiate, analgesic and antipyretic, prescribed for headache, pain (muscle ache, backache) and fever either alone or combined with other medications.
Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications): The oral dose for adults is 325 to 650 mg every 4 to 6 hours. The maximum daily dose is 4 grams.
Child- the recommended dose is 10 to 15 mg/kg every 4 to 6 hours.
It comes as a tablet and capsule to take by mouth, with or without food.
• Caution should be exercised in patients with history of alcohol dependency, kidney or liver impairment, G6PD deficiency, elderly, children, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
• It may cause liver damage; avoid long-term use of this medication.
Nausea, stomach pain, loss of appetite, upper stomach pain, dark urine, clay colored stool, allergic reactions, skin rash and kidney impairment.
Avoid excess dosage.
Do not crush or chew extended-release tablets, because it can release the entire drug at once, increasing the risk of side effects.
Also, do not split the tablets unless they have a score line. Swallow the whole or split tablet without crushing or chewing.
|A -Mol||Aan Pharma Pvt Ltd||Tablet||650mg|
|Acimol (500 mg)||Allied Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals Pvt.Ltd.||Tablet||500mg|
|Activate (125 mg)||Divine Pharma||Susp||125mg/5ml|
|Amidol||Shalina Laboratories Ltd||Tablet||500mg|
|Bactomol (500 mg)||B.L. Pharma Ltd.||Tablet||500mg|
|Bambiti Kid||Deys Medical Stores (Mfg) Ltd||Tablet||125mg|
|Calpol (500mg)||Glaxo Smithkline Pharmaceuticals Ltd.||Tablet||500mg|
|Calpol (60 ml)||Glaxo Smithkline Pharmaceuticals Ltd.||Susp||120mg/5ml|
|Cemol KT||Inga Laboratories Pvt. Ltd.||Tablet||125mg|
|Centanil||Dabur Pharmaceuticals Ltd.||Tablet||500mg|
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Store tablets and solution at room temperature 15°- 30°C. Keep this medication out of the reach of children.
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