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Lupirtin P Tablet

Manufacturer: Lupin Ltd
Medicine composition: Flupirtine, Paracetamol
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required
Last Updated: October 09, 2019

This medication is used for the treatment and prevention of acute pain, nervous disorders and other related conditions. The dosage for this medication should be determined by the doctor based on your medical history and current condition.

On using this medication, you may experience side effects such as dizziness, fatigue, trouble sleeping, liver impairment, acute cholestatic hepatitis and increase in blood bilirubin. Avoid using this medication if you are allergic to any ingredient contained within it. Discontinue usage if you notice any sign of liver damage.

The medication is used to treat the following conditions:

  • Hypersensitivity

Common side effects that may occur in some patients are:

  • Is It safe with alcohol?

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

    This medication should be avoided by pregnant women unless suggested by the doctor.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    Breastfeeding women must consult doctor before consuming this medication.
  • Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?

    Exercise caution if you have to drive or operate a machinery.
  • Does this affect kidney function?

    The dose may need to be decreased in patients with underlying kidney disease.
  • Does this affect liver function?

    Should be used cautiously in patients with an underlying liver disease.

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

  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    Missed dose should be taken as soon as possible.
  • Are there any overdose instructions?

    Consult your doctor in case of overdose.

This medication is an analgesic which works by upregulating Bcl-2, increasing glutathione level, activating an important potassium channel, and delaying calcium retention capacity loss of inter-mitochondrial membrane. Also, it selectively inhibits enzyme function in the brain which allows it to treat pain and fever. It activates certain receptors in the brain that inhibit pain signals.

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

    Information not available.
  • Interaction with Medicine

    Medicine

    This medication interacts with medicines that are known to cause liver injury.

Ques: What is Lupirtin P Tablet?

Ans: This medicine contains Flupirtine and Paracetamol as active ingredients. It works by reducing the excessive electrical activity that leads to pain states; increasing the pain threshold and increases the blood flow across the skin, heat loss and sweating.

Ques: What are the uses of Lupirtin P Tablet?

Ans: This tablet is used for the treatment and prevention from conditions like nervous diseases, arthralgia, muscles diseases, joints pain, and fever.

Ques: What are the Side Effects of Lupirtin P Tablet?

Ans: Possible side-effects that may occur are insomnia, liver toxicity, heartburn, drowsiness, and feeling of sickness.

Ques: What are the instructions for storage and disposal Lupirtin P Tablet?

Ans: It should be stored at room temperature, away from heat and direct light. Keep it away from the reach of children and pets.

Ques: What are the contraindications to Lupirtin P Tablet?

Ans: This medicine should not be used if you have the following conditions such as Hepatic impairment, Hypersensitivity, Pre-existing liver disease, etc.

Ques: Is Lupirtin P Tablet safe to use when pregnant?

Ans: This medication is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless absolutely necessary.

Ques: Will Lupirtin P Tablet be more effective if taken in more than the recommended dose?

Ans: No, taking higher than the recommended dose of this medicated tablet can lead to increased chances of side effects.
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About Lupirtin P Tablet
What are the uses of Lupirtin P Tablet
What are the contraindications of Lupirtin P Tablet ?
What are the side effects of Lupirtin P Tablet ?
Key highlights of Lupirtin P Tablet
What are the substitutes for Lupirtin P Tablet ?
What are the dosage instructions?
How does this medication work?
What are the interactions of Lupirtin P Tablet ?
FAQs about Lupirtin P Tablet