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Ibugesic 400Mg Tablet

Manufacturer: Cipla Ltd
Medicine composition: Ibuprofen
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required

This medication treats inflammation as well as pain. It acts as a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) that controls hormones in the body which cause pain and inflammation. The tablet thus offers relief from several problems like toothache, headache, arthritis, migraine, flu symptoms, fever and menstrual cramps.

Ensure that you do not take this drug if-

  • You have heart disease or are at a risk of suffering from a stroke.
  • You recently had a bypass operation.
  • You are allergic to any substance that is present in this medicine.

This tablet is helpful against the following conditions:

Common side effects of this medicine include:

  • Acid Or Sour Stomach

  • Heartburn

  • Nausea Or Vomiting

  • Ringing Or Buzzing In The Ears

  • Nervousness

  • Loss Of Appetite

  • 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 not recommended in breastfeeding women.

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Ibugesic 400Mg Tablet , and hence can be used as its substitute.

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  • Missed Dose instructions

    The missed dose can be taken as soon as you remember.
  • Overdose instructions

    Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of overdose.

It is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug that works by inhibiting the enzymes cyclo-oxygenase I and II. This leads to a decrease in the synthesis of prostaglandins that regulate fever, inflammation, pain and swelling.

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

    Alcohol

    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 Disease

    Disease

    Patients suffering from asthma, edema, fluid retention and skin rash should exercise caution.

Ques: What is Ibugesic 400Mg Tablet?

Ans: Ibugesic 400Mg is a medication which has Ibuprofen as an active element present in it. This medicine performs its action by decreasing the activity of a chemical in the body that causes pain and swelling.

Ques: What are the uses of Ibugesic 400Mg Tablet?

Ans: Ibugesic Tablet is used for the treatment and prevention from conditions such as Dysmenorrhea, Osteoarthritis, and Rheumatoid Arthritis.

Ques: What are the Side Effects of Ibugesic 400Mg Tablet?

Ans: Acid or sour stomach, Heartburn, Nausea and Vomiting, Abdominal discomfort, Constipation, Decreased urine output, Yellow-colored eyes or skin, Skin rash, Ringing or buzzing in the ears, etc are possible side-effects which may occur.

Ques: What are the instructions for storage and disposal Ibugesic 400Mg Tablet?

Ans: Ibugesic 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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About Ibugesic 400Mg Tablet
What are the uses of Ibugesic 400Mg Tablet
What are the contraindications of Ibugesic 400Mg Tablet ?
What are the side effects of Ibugesic 400Mg Tablet ?
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What are the substitutes for Ibugesic 400Mg Tablet ?
What are the dosage instructions?
How does this medication work?
What are the interactions of Ibugesic 400Mg Tablet ?
FAQs about Ibugesic 400Mg Tablet