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Combiflam Plus Tablet

Manufacturer: Sanofi India Ltd
Medicine composition: Paracetamol, Caffeine
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required
Last Updated: July 16, 2019

The medication can be classified as a mild analgesic and used as a pain reliever. It cures headache, backache, fever, arthritis and toothache.

The medicine does not have any serious side effects. It is safe to use this medicine during pregnancy and breastfeeding. However, in rare cases skin rashes may occur accompanied by nausea, stomach pain and loss of appetite.

You should stop using this drug if you experience an allergic reaction to it or notice any other serious symptoms like dark urine, clay-colored stools or jaundice. Overdosing may result in liver failure.

  • Fever

  • Headache

  • Muscle Pain

  • Nausea Or Vomiting

  • Fever

  • Allergic Skin Reaction

  • Gastric / Mouth Ulcer

  • Anemia

  • Fatigue

  • Stevens-Johnson Syndrome (Sjs)

  • How long is the duration of effect?

    The effect lasts for an average of 4-6 hours.
  • What is the onset of action?

    The effect of this medicine can be observed within an hour of administration.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    The medicine should be used only when necessary after consulting a doctor during pregnancy.
  • Is it habit forming?

    No habit forming tendencies were reported.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    This medicine is safe to use during breastfeeding.

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Combiflam Plus Tablet , and hence can be used as its substitute.

  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    You should not take the missed dose if it is time for taking the next scheduled dose.
  • Are there any overdose instructions?

    Overdosage could cause harmful effects to the body.

The medication is a pain relief medication that is administered both orally and intravenously. It selectively inhibits enzyme function in the brain which allows it to treat pain and fever.

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 Disease

    Disease

    Those who suffer from alcoholism and liver disease should use some other safer alternative.
  • Interaction with Alcohol

    N/A

    You should avoid consuming alcohol while taking this medicine. Symptoms like fever, chills, rashes, joint pain and swelling, excessive weakness, nausea should be immediately reported to the doctor.
  • Interaction with Lab Test

    5-HIAA Urine Test

    You may get a false-positive result for this test if you take Combiflam Plus Tablet.
  • Interaction with Food

    Food

    Information not available.
  • Interaction with Medicine

    Medicine

    The medicine should not be used in combination with prilocaine, sodium nitrite, leflunomide, phenytoin and carbamazepine.

Ques: What is Combiflam Plus Tablet?

Ans: Combiflam is a medication which has paracetamol and caffeine as active ingredients present in it.

Ques: What are the uses of Combiflam Plus Tablet?

Ans: Paracetamol is used for the treatment and prevention from conditions and symptoms of diseases like Post immunization pyrexia, menstrual cramps and fever.

Ques: What are the Side Effects of Combiflam Plus Tablet?

Ans: Possible side-effects include allergic reaction, gastric ulcers, fatigue and anemia.

Ques: What are the instructions for storage and disposal Combiflam Plus Tablet?

Ans: Paracetamol should be stored at room temperature, away from heat and direct light. Keep it away from the reach of children and pets.
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About Combiflam Plus Tablet
What are the uses of Combiflam Plus Tablet
What are the contraindications of Combiflam Plus Tablet ?
What are the side effects of Combiflam Plus Tablet ?
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What are the substitutes for Combiflam Plus Tablet ?
What are the dosage instructions?
How does this medication work?
What are the interactions of Combiflam Plus Tablet ?
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