Nimprex 100 MG Tablet
Nimesulide is an anti-inflammatory pain killer which is also a non-steroidal tablet. This tablet can be used to treat acute pain, pain related to menstrual cramps, backache, migraine, post-operative pains, rheumatoid arthritis, fever and painful osteoarthritis. Nimesulide functions by blocking the cyclooxygenases which actually produces pain signals in our body. Cyclooxygenases and Prostaglandin are the reasons for the occurrence of inflammation, swelling of joints and other acute pains. This drug works by exerting pain relieving activities. Cyclooxygenase is a type of enzyme which produces compounds known as Prostaglandin. The existence of Prostaglandin in your body creates inflammation in joints, swelling and pain. Nimesulide is a Cyclooxygenase inhibitor, so it effectively reduces these symptoms. This medicine targets all the components resulting to development of swelling such as free radicals, proteolytic enzyme, histamine, cyclooxygenases and prostaglandin. This drug belongs to the class of drugs known as Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drug. This class of drugs are shortly known as NSAIDs. These drugs help in treating high fever, preventing blood clots, decreasing pain and helps in stopping the development of cancer cells. If given in high dosage, these drugs can also be used in treating inflammation in the body. Your pain will be gone in just 15 minutes after consuming Nimesulide. But it is not good to use the drug for a prolonged period due to its harmful side effects. It is always advisable to finish the passage within 15 days.
Information given here is based on the salt and content of the medicine. Effect and uses of medicine may vary from person to person. It is advicable to consult a Internal Medicine Specialist before using this medicine.
How long is the duration of effect?
On average, the effects of the medication can last for 24 hours.
What is the onset of action?
The onset of the effects is immediate.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?
This medicine is not safe for pregnant women. Doctor consultation is suggested.
Is it habit forming?
There are no habit forming tendencies reported with this medicine.
Are there any breast-feeding warnings?
This medicine is not safe for breastfeeding women. Consult your doctor before using it.
Is It safe with alcohol?
This medicine is not safe with alcohol. If you experience certain symptoms such as stomach bleeding or ulcers, then you must speak to your doctor immediately.
Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?
Yes, you can drive after taking this pill.
Does this affect kidney function?
Patients who have impaired kidney function should not take this pill as it can lead to more kidney problems.
Does this affect liver function?
Patients who have impaired liver function should not take this pill as it can lead to more liver problems, including liver failure.
Are there any missed dose instructions?
If you miss a dose, you should take one as soon as you remember that you’ve missed the dose.
Are there any overdose instructions?
If you have overdosed on the pill, you must consult your doctor immediately. Certain signs of overdose include confusion, chest pains, blurred vision and rash.
Interaction with Disease
The medication has interactions with certain diseases. This medicine should be used with extreme caution in patients suffering from liver function impairment or active liver disease due to the increased risk of severe adverse effects. Close monitoring of liver function is necessary while receiving this medicine.
Interaction with Alcohol
This medicine should be avoided when consuming alcohol as it can severe the side effects.
Interaction with Lab Test
Interaction with Food
There are no interactions with any food.
Interaction with Medicine
There are certain interactions it has with medicines. The following medicines should be avoided when taking this tablet or vice versa - carbamazepine ketoconazole methotrexate phenytoin warfarin sodium nitrite leflunomide prilocaine and amoxicillin ans clavulanic acid.
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