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Balance 50 mg/500 mg Tablet

Manufacturer: Dial Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
Medicine composition: Diclofenac, Paracetamol
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required

Balance 50 mg/500 mg Tablet is an anti-inflammatory painkiller. This non-steroidal drug is used to alleviate symptoms of arthritis such as inflammation, pain, fever and swollen joints. It is used in the treatment of conditions such as rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, ankylosing spondylosis and severe menstrual pain. This medicine is available in both tablet as well as oral solution form.

Balance 50 mg/500 mg Tablet works by obstructing the production of cyclooxygenase, which synthesizes the compound called prostaglandin. This compound is responsible for symptoms of arthritis such as pain, swelling and inflammation. Therefore, Balance 50 mg/500 mg Tablet is effective in providing pain relief.

Balance 50 mg/500 mg Tablet is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) that provides relief from pain, inflammation, stiffness, joint pain and swelling. This medicine is used in the treatment of conditions such as muscular pain due to injury, rheumatoid arthritis, painful menstrual cramps, Osteoarthritis, ankylosing splondylitis and migraines. Balance 50 mg/500 mg Tablet works by stopping the production of cyclooxygenase, which is responsible for synthesizing a compound called prostaglandin. The synthesis of these compounds in the body is what causes inflammation, swelling, fever and pain. It also inhibits the production of bacterial DNA.

Balance 50 mg/500 mg Tablet is available in the form of tablets as well as an oral solution. The effect of each tablet lasts for 11 to 12 hours. Therefore, the standard recommended dosage is twice a day. It is advisable to take this medication only under the guidance and recommendation of a medical practitioner. You should continue taking this medication until you have completed the course, and discontinue as per the instructions of your doctor. You should not skip out on a dose, and avoid doubling the dosage to make up for having skipped the dose.

In certain cases, it is imperative to inform your doctor before starting a course of this medication. People who are about to undergo a bypass heart surgery or have an allergy to other anti-inflammatory painkillers should not take Balance 50 mg/500 mg Tablet. It is important to notify your doctor before beginning a course of this medicine, if you suffer from disorders such as heart disease, heart attack, stroke, hypertension, high cholesterol levels, diabetes, asthma or a bleeding disorder. Pregnant women, women trying to conceive, smokers and alcoholics should avoid taking Balance 50 mg/500 mg Tablet, since it can have harmful effects.

The common side effects that this medicine causes include diarrhea, heartburn, dizziness, headache, stomach pain or cramps, black stool, weight loss and fatigue. Not all of these symptoms are a cause for concern. However, if any of these symptoms persist for more than two-three days, you should contact your doctor. An allergic reaction to Balance 50 mg/500 mg Tablet would cause itchiness, rashes, vomiting, difficulty breathing, hives and swollen tongue or face. Some of the major side effects of this medicine are an increase in blood pressure, stomach ulcers, gastrointestinal bleeding, nosebleeds, severe skin reactions and liver damage. Taking this medicine in excess can also increase your chances of developing some fatal conditions such as a heart attack, a stroke or hepatitis or kidney dysfunction. If you experience any of these harmful side effects, you should seek medical expertise immediately.

Balance 50 mg/500 mg Tablet is used to treat symptoms like swelling, pain, and stiffness of joints associated with Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Balance 50 mg/500 mg Tablet is used to treat symptoms like tender and painful joints associated with Osteoarthritis.
Balance 50 mg/500 mg Tablet is used to treat symptoms like stiffness and pain associated with Ankylosing Spondylitis.
Dysmenorrhea
Balance 50 mg/500 mg Tablet is used to relieve excessive pain and cramps during menstruation.
Mild to moderate pain
Balance 50 mg/500 mg Tablet is used to relieve pain of sprains, strains, sports injuries etc.
Balance 50 mg/500 mg Tablet is used to relieve acute pain in migraine.
Balance 50 mg/500 mg Tablet is used to relieve swelling and pain in joints.
Tendinitis
Balance 50 mg/500 mg Tablet is used to relieve pain and swelling associated with the tissue connecting the muscle and bones.
Balance 50 mg/500 mg Tablet is not recommended if you have a known history of allergy to medicines belonging to NSAIDs. Severe allergic conditions like Asthma and Urticaria can be triggered in such cases.
Peptic Ulcer
3Balance 50 mg/500 mg Tablet is not recommended if you have peptic ulcer or are suspected of having it. It could cause severe swelling and bleeding in the stomach, colon and anus.
Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery (CABG)
Balance 50 mg/500 mg Tablet is not recommended for relieving pain after you have undergone CABG.
In addition to its intended effect, Balance 50 mg/500 mg Tablet may cause some unwanted effects too. In such cases, you must seek medical attention immediately. This is not an exhaustive list of side effects. Please inform your doctor if you experience any adverse reaction to the medication.
Abdominal pain Major Common
Constipation Major Common
Diarrhea Major Common
Nausea and vomiting Major Common
Skin rash Moderate Common
Tinnitus Moderate Less Common
How long the duration of effect?
The effect typically lasts for an average of 1-2 hours. However, the time might vary depending upon the dosage form administered.
what is the onset of action?
The effect can be observed within 10-30 minutes of consumption. Note: Potassium salts of Diclofenac act faster than the Sodium salts as they are absorbed faster from the Gastro-Intestinal Tract.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?
This medicine is not considered safe during pregnancy especially after 30 weeks of gestation. You should consult a doctor before using this medicine. Potential benefits and risks involved should be given due consideration before administration.
Is it habit forming?
No habit forming tendencies were reported.
Are there any breast-feeding warnings?
This medicine is not likely to pass into milk and cause any severe effect. But it is not recommended to use since there is a lack of conclusive evidence. A doctor must be consulted before taking the medicine.
Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Balance 50 mg/500 mg Tablet, and hence can be used as its substitute.
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Sunij Pharma Pvt Ltd
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Mankind Pharma Ltd
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Ind Swift Laboratories Ltd
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Missed Dose instructions
The missed dose can be taken as soon as you remember. However, the missed dose should be skipped if it is almost time for the next dose.
Overdose instructions
A doctor should be contacted immediately if an overdose of Balance 50 mg/500 mg Tablet is suspected. Signs and symptoms of overdose include rashes on the skin, confusion, pain in the chest, blurred vision etc. Immediate medical attention is needed if an overdose is confirmed.
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Interaction with Disease
Asthma Major
3Balance 50 mg/500 mg Tablet should not be taken if you have NSAID-sensitive asthma. Any such history should be reported to the doctor so that appropriate substitution can be done.
Fluid retention and Edema Major
Balance 50 mg/500 mg Tablet should be taken only after consulting a doctor. Monitoring of blood pressure and heart conditions is necessary on a regular level during the course of therapy.
Gastro-Intestinal toxicity Major
Balance 50 mg/500 mg Tablet and other NSAIDs should be taken after consulting a doctor especially if the intended duration is longer than a month. Any symptom indicating ulceration and bleeding like chronic indigestion, appearance of coffee colored dry blood in stools or vomiting of blood should be reported immediately.
Skin rash Major
Balance 50 mg/500 mg Tablet can cause these fatal skin allergies without any warnings. Signs and symptoms like rashes, hives, fever or other allergic symptoms should be reported without any delay. This condition requires immediate medical intervention.
Impaired kidney function Major
Balance 50 mg/500 mg Tablet should be taken after consulting a doctor if you are having a kidney disease. Suitable adjustment in dosage and monitoring of kidney functions is required in such situations.
Heart attack and stroke Major
Balance 50 mg/500 mg Tablet should be taken only after consulting a doctor. The dose needs to be optimized based on the severity of the heart condition. Additional medicines are to be taken to minimize the risk. Symptoms indicating heart attack like chest pain, shallow breathing, speech slurring, and weakness should be immediately reported to the doctor.
Interaction with Alcohol
Moderate
This medicine should not be consumed with alcohol. Symptoms of stomach bleeding (such as the presence of dried and coffee colored blood in cough or stools) should be reported to the doctor immediately.
Interaction with Lab Test
Lab
Information not available.
Interaction with Food
Food
Information not available.
Interaction with Medicine
Adefovir Major
Balance 50 mg/500 mg Tablet should be taken with Adefovir only after consulting a doctor. Usage of either of the drugs should be reported so that suitable substitutes can be prescribed.
Apixaban Major
Balance 50 mg/500 mg Tablet can be taken with Apixaban only under the supervision of a doctor. Any signs and symptoms like dizziness, black and tarry stools, presence of dried and coffee grounds like blood in cough or vomit should be attended to immediately.
Methotrexate Major
Balance 50 mg/500 mg Tablet should be taken with Methotrexate only after consulting a doctor. The doctor needs to make suitable adjustments so that unwanted effects and toxicity can be prevented.
Ramipril Moderate
Balance 50 mg/500 mg Tablet should be taken with Ramipril only after consulting a doctor since dosage adjustment is required to minimize the harmful effect. Signs and symptoms like swelling, nausea, vomiting, muscle cramps, confusion, and weakness should be reported to the doctor.
Ketorolac Major
Balance 50 mg/500 mg Tablet should not be taken along with ketorolac. You should read the instructions before taking any over the counter medication. A doctor should be consulted before taking medicines containing these components.
What are you using Balance 50 mg/500 mg Tablet for?
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Bursitis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
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Hi Lybrate user A balanced diet is one that gives your body the nutrients it needs to function correctly. To get the proper nutrition from your diet, you should consume the majority of your daily calories in: fresh fruits fresh vegetables whole grains legumes nuts lean proteins.
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About Balance 50 mg/500 mg Tablet
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