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Crocin Pain Relief Tablet

Manufacturer: Glaxo SmithKline Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Medicine composition: Caffeine, Paracetamol
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required
Last Updated: September 05, 2019

Crocin tablet is a combination of Caffeine, Paracetamol. The main composition of this medication is found in over 60 plants some of which are coffee beans, tea leaves, kola nut (from where cola is derived) and cacao pods (the source of chocolate). This medication is used to treat pain, fever and arthritis.

This medication affects the body’s metabolism process in many ways. It stimulates the central nervous system and makes one feel alert and energetic. This medication may sometimes increase the release of acid in the stomach, leading to heartburn or an upset stomach. It may interfere with the absorption of calcium in the body and increases blood pressure.

This medication helps in treating the following problems in the human body:

  • Pain And Fever

  • Analgesic Nephropathy (Kidney Disease)

  • Impaired Liver Function

Side effects of this medication which can be seen in a patient are:

  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    Consult your doctor before consuming alcohol.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    Pregnant women must consult doctor before using this medication.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    Breastfeeding women must consult doctor before using this medication.
  • Does this affect kidney function?

    Caution to be advised in patients with impaired renal function.
  • Does this affect liver function?

    Use of this medicine should be avoided in patients with underlying liver disease.

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

  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    Missed dose should be taken as soon as possible. It is recommended to skip your missed dose, if it is the time for your next scheduled dose.
  • Are there any overdose instructions?

    Consult your doctor in case of overdose.

This medication is a stimulant that affects the central nervous system and is one of the most common psychoactive drugs. Adenosine receptors gets deactivated when the drug is consumed and leads to an increase in energy.

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

    This medication interacts with Cardiovascular disorders, Liver Disease and others.
  • Interaction with Medicine

    Medicine

    This medication interacts with Leflunomide, Prilocaine, Ciprofloxacin, Tizanidine and others.

Ques: What is crocin pain relief tablet?

Ans: This is a medication which has Caffeine and Paracetamol as active elements present in it. This medicine performs its action by exerting a painkiller action and decreasing the body temperature when you have a fever, the actions which are carried by paracetamol.

Ques: What are the uses of crocin pain relief tablet?

Ans: Crocin pain relief tablet is a medication which is used for the treatment and prevention from conditions such as body pain and fever.

Ques: What are the Side Effects of crocin pain relief tablet?

Ans: Side effects include Abnormally low levels of thrombocytes in the blood, Dizziness, Nausea, Nervousness, Rashes, Severe fall in the number of granulocytes, Sudden weight loss, and Swelling in the lower layer of skin.

Ques: What are the instructions for storage and disposal crocin pain relief tablet?

Ans: Crocin pain relief tablet should be kept in a cool dry place and in its original pack. Make sure this medication remains unreachable to children and pets.
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About Crocin Pain Relief Tablet
What are the uses of Crocin Pain Relief Tablet
What are the contraindications of Crocin Pain Relief Tablet ?
What are the side effects of Crocin Pain Relief Tablet ?
Key highlights of Crocin Pain Relief Tablet
What are the substitutes for Crocin Pain Relief Tablet ?
What are the dosage instructions?
How does this medication work?
What are the interactions of Crocin Pain Relief Tablet ?
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