About Brustan 400 Mg/325 Mg Tablet
Brustan 400 Mg/325 Mg Tablet treats inflammations as well as pain. This medicine is a combination of two non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAID), viz. Ibuprofen and Paracetamol. NSAIDs controls hormones in the body which cause pain and inflammation.
It thus offers relief from several problems like toothache, headache, arthritis, pain in the back, other types of small injuries and menstrual cramps. This medication is suitable for adults as well as children who are 6 months and above.
Ensure that you do not take Brustan 400 Mg/325 Mg Tablet if:
- You have heart disease and are at a risk of suffering from a stroke or heart attack.
- You have recently had a bypass operation.
- You are allergic to any substance that is present in Brustan 400 Mg/325 Mg Tablet.
This medicine should not be taken during the last trimester of pregnancy as it has been found that it can harm the fetus. Research has not revealed if the drug is harmful to infants who are still breastfeeding. In this case, it is best that you take your doctor’s advice.
Get in touch with your health care provider as soon as possible if you develop some of these serious side effects like pain in the stomach, indigestion, problems with breathing, weight gain, itchy skin, feeling excessively tired and weak, problems with urination and bowel movements, development of acid in the stomach etc.
What are the uses of Brustan 400 Mg/325 Mg Tablet
Fever And Pain
Pain In Muscles
What are the side effects of Brustan 400 Mg/325 Mg Tablet ?
Acid Or Sour Stomach
Nausea Or Vomiting
Decreased Urine Output
Yellow Colored Eyes Or Skin
Ringing Or Buzzing In The Ears
Loss Of Appetite
Key highlights of Brustan 400 Mg/325 Mg Tablet
How long is the duration of effect?
The effect of this medicine lasts for an average duration of 4 to 6 hours.
What is the onset of action?
The effect of this medicine can be observed in 30 to 60 minutes.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?
This medicine is not recommended for pregnant women.
Is it habit forming?
No habit forming tendencies were reported.
Are there any breast-feeding warnings?
This medicine is known to excreted through breast milk in small amounts. It is recommended in breastfeeding women.
What are the substitutes for Brustan 400 Mg/325 Mg Tablet ?
Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Brustan 400 Mg/325 Mg Tablet , and hence can be used as its substitute.
- Brufamol Tablet
Menarini India Pvt Ltd
- Zupar 400 mg/325 mg Captab
Glaxo SmithKline Pharmaceuticals Ltd
- Combiflam Tablet
Sanofi India Ltd
- Combiflam Tablet
Sanofi India Ltd
- Ibunij 400 Mg/325 Mg Tablet
Sunij Pharma Pvt Ltd
- Lupiflam 400 mg/325 mg Tablet
- Ibupar 400 mg/325 mg Tablet
Troikaa Pharmaceuticals Ltd
- Ibudex 400 mg/325 mg Tablet
- Pyremol Plus Ib 400 Mg/325 Mg Tablet
Alembic Pharmaceuticals Ltd
- Lupiflam M Tablet
What are the dosage instructions?
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.
Are there any overdose instructions?
Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of overdose.
How does this medication work?
Belonging to the class of NSAID, this medication works by inhibiting the enzyme cyclo-oxygenase I and II. This leads to a decrease in the synthesis of prostaglandins that regulate fever, inflammation, pain and swelling.
What are the interactions of Brustan 400 Mg/325 Mg Tablet ?
Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.
Interaction with Alcohol
AlcoholThis 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
5-HIAA Urine TestYou may get a false-positive result for this test if you take this medicine.
Interaction with Medicine
nullOne must take caution while taking this medicine. This medication may interact with other medication like Ketoconazole, Metformin, Anti-hypertensives, Methotrexate, Corticosteroids, Aspirin if administered concomitantly.
Interaction with DiseaseBrustan 400 Mg/325 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 EdemaBrustan 400 Mg/325 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.
Interaction with Food
FoodInformation not available.
FAQs about Brustan 400 Mg/325 Mg Tablet
Ques : What is Brustan 400 Mg/325 Mg Tablet?
Ans : This medication is a combination of two NSAIDs, viz Ibuprofen and Paracetamol. These two controls the hormone responsible for the cause of pain and inflammation in the body. Thus provides relief from several problems like -
- pain in the back,
- other types of small injuries and
- menstrual cramps.
Ques : How long do I need to use Brustan 400 Mg/325 Mg Tablet before I see improvement in my condition?
Ans : This medication is to be taken till the time you see an improvement in your health conditions.
Ques : At what frequency do I need to use Brustan 400 Mg/325 Mg Tablet?
Ans : This medication should be taken in the dosage as prescribed by the doctor.
Ques : Should I use Brustan 400 Mg/325 Mg Tablet empty stomach, before food or after food?
Ans : This medication should be taken after food in a prescribed dosage.
Ques : What are the instructions for the storage and disposal of Brustan 400 Mg/325 Mg Tablet?
Ans : This medication should be kept in a cool dry place and in its original packaging. Make sure this medication remains unreachable to children and pets.
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