Medicine : Flugesic P Tab

Name:Flugesic P Tab
Manufacturer:Lupin Laboratories Ltd
Generic Use:Flurbiprofen , Paracetamol
Composition:Flurbiprofen(100 Mg) , Paracetamol(325 Mg)

Generic ( Flurbiprofen )

Typical use Of Flurbiprofen :Arthritis.Active Ingredient Of Throat Lozenges And Eye Drops.
Mechanism of action of Flurbiprofen :This Medication Is A Non-steroidal Anti-inflammatory Agent (NSAIA), Prescribed For Pain, Tenderness, Swelling, And Stiffness Caused By Osteoarthritis (arthritis Caused By A Breakdown Of The Lining Of The Joints) And Rheumatoid Arthritis (arthritis Caused By Swelling Of The Lining Of The Joints), Inflammation Of Eye, Dysmenorrhea. It Prevents The Production Of Irritant Chemicals That Causes Pain, Fever, And Inflammation.
Drug Interaction of Flurbiprofen : Flurbiprofen Should Be Avoided By Patients With A History Of Asthma Attacks, Hives, Or Other Allergic Reactions To Aspirin Or Other NSAIDs. Rare But Severe Allergic Reactions Have Been Reported In Such Individuals. It Also Should Be Avoided By Patients With Peptic Ulcer Disease Or Poor Kidney Function, Since This Medication Can Aggravate Both Conditions. Flurbiprofen Is Generally Used With Caution In Patients Taking Blood Thinning Medications (anticoagulants), Such As Warfarin (Coumadin), Because Of Increased Risk Of Bleeding. Patients Taking Lithium Can Develop Toxic Bloodlithium Levels. Patients Also Taking Cyclosporine (Sandimmune) Can Develop Kidney Toxicity. Use In Children Has Not Been Adequately Studied. Flurbiprofen Is Not Habit Forming. NSAIDs Should Be Discontinued Prior To Elective Surgery Because Of A Mild Interference With Clotting That Is Characteristic Of This Group Of Medicines. Flurbiprofen Is Best Discontinued At Least Three Days In Advance Of The Procedure. Persons Who Have More Than 3 Alcoholic Beverages Per Day Are At Increased Risk Of Developing Stomach Ulcers When Taking Flurbiprofen Or Other NSAIDs.
Side effects of Flurbiprofen :Nausea, Stomach Upset, Skin Rash, Acute Toxicity.


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Generic ( Paracetamol )

Typical use Of Paracetamol :Paracetamol Is Used For The Relief Of Mild To Moderate Pain In Conditions Such As Headache (including Migraine), Toothache, Ear Pain, Joint Pain, Pain Of Menstruation, Fever, Feverish Colds, And Flu.
Mechanism of action of Paracetamol :Paracetamol Is Categorized As An Analgesic (painkiller) And Antipyretic (fever Reducing) Drug. Paracetamol Reduces Pain By Increasing The Pain Threshold. It Reduces Fever By Acting On The Temperature-regulating Region Of Brain, Resulting In Increased Blood Flow Across The Skin, Sweating And Heat Loss.
Drug Interaction of Paracetamol :Cholestyramine, Metoclopramide And Domperidone May Alter The Effects Of Paracetamol. Use Of Paracetamol With Warfarin May Increase The Risk Of Bleeding. Paracetamol May Increase The Effects Of Chloramphenicol. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Paracetamol :Side Effects Of Paracetamol Are Usually Rare, And Include Allergic Reactions Such As Shortness Of Breath, Abnormalities Of Blood Cells, Skin Reddening, Blisters Or Rash, Swollen Facial Features, Or A Runny Nose. Overdose (more Than 4 G In Adults And More Than 2 G In Children) May Cause Severe Liver Damage.


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