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Acetaminophen or paracetamol helps to reduce fever and to relieve a headache with mild to moderate pain.

It is also used with other pain medications to treat low back pain, osteoarthritis, cold, and toothache. 

Drug information on Apyric (500mg) (Acetaminophen or Paracetamol) from Pasteur Laboratories Pvt Ltd

Apyric (500mg)

  Tablet  
Pasteur Laboratories Pvt Ltd
Generic : Acetaminophen or Paracetamol
 86.20
500mg
100 Tablets
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Medical Condition(s) for which Apyric (500mg) may be prescribed


Side effects of Apyric (500mg)

Nausea, stomach pain, loss of appetite, upper stomach pain, dark urine, clay colored stool, allergic reactions, skin rash and kidney impairment.

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.

How to use Apyric (500mg)?

It comes as a tablet and capsule to take by mouth, with or without food.

When is Apyric (500mg) not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Hypersensitivity.

Warnings and Precautions for Apyric (500mg)

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.

Other Precautions for Apyric (500mg)

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.

Storage Conditions for Apyric (500mg)

Store tablets and solution at room temperature 15°- 30°C. Keep this medication out of the reach of children.



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