This medication is classified as a mild analgesic primarily used as a pain reliever. It is used to relieve pain in case of backache, headache, arthritis and toothache. The drug also reduces pain in the body caused due to fever.
You should not consume this tablet if:
- You are allergic to this medicine.
- You are suffering from a serious liver disorder.
- You normally consume more than 3 alcohol beverages per day or have a history of alcoholism.
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 drug can be observed within an hour of administration.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?It should be used only when necessary after consulting a doctor in pregnant women.
Is it habit forming?No habit forming tendencies were reported.
Are there any breast-feeding warnings?This medicine is not safe to use during breastfeeding. It is advised to consult your doctor before taking this medicine.
Are there any missed dose instructions?The missed dose should be taken as soon as possible.
Overdose instructionsAn overdosage could cause harmful effects on the body.
The drug is a pain relief medication that 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 Disease
DiseasePatients suffering from liver disease should use some other safer alternative.
Interaction with Alcohol
N/AYou 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 TestYou may get a false-positive result for this test if you take Metagesic 325 MG Tablet.
Interaction with Food
FoodInformation not available.
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