Nimesulide 100mg + Paracetamol 325 mg Tablets belongs to the category of Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs. It is generally used to treat pain caused due to headaches, muscle pain, migraine, dental pain, arthritis, and painful menses.
Nimesulide 100mg + Paracetamol 325 mg is composed of two medications namely nimesulide and paracetamol which inhibit the release of chemical secretions which cause fever, pain, or inflammation in the body. Paracetamol also acts as an antipyretic which helps to lower elevated body temperature and promotes heat loss by sweating.
Take this tablet with water and swallow it as a whole. Do not crush, break or chew the tablet. This may lead to damage to the drug. Try taking this medicine with food to avoid an upset stomach. Do not discontinue its use until the doctor has prescribed so. This medication is not advised for children. Consult your doctor for further details on its usage.
There are certain points that should not be taken care of while using this medicine. These are enlisted below
There are some common side effects that occur during the intake of this medicine. Once the body adjusts to this medication, these side effects are self-cured. Below is the list of the side effects commonly witnessed but this is not the complete list of side effects. Consult your doctor if you have side effects other than these-
Drug interactions occur when another drug food or supplement interferes with the action of the drug given. Nimesulide and paracetamol is known to interact with some of them.
Extravagant use of caffeinated products such as tea, coffee, energy drinks or chocolates should be restricted. Fizzy drinks and alcoholic drinks should also be avoided during the use of this medicine. This may lead to over-drowsiness and sleepiness.
There are various drugs with which nimesulide and paracetamol are known to react with. Some of them are anticoagulants(aspirin, clopidogrel), blood pressure medicines, Immunosuppressants(cyclosporine), respiratory medicines, antidepressants (duloxetine), and steroid medicines(prednisone). All these medicines interfere with the action of nimesulide paracetamol and alter its efficiency.
Question: Is Nimesulide 100mg + Paracetamol 325 mg classified as pain-relievers?
Answer: This medication is classified as a Nonsteroidal Anti-inflammatory drug which is known to relieve pain and decrease fever.
Question: Can we use this tablet with children?
Answer: It is not recommended to use this medicine in children below the age of 12. Consult your doctor for more details.
Question: For how long can we take Nimesulide 100mg + Paracetamol 325 mg Tablets?
Answer: It is recommended to stop using this medicine if the pain has gone. A maximum of 15 days dose should be the limit until your doctor prescribes otherwise.
Question: What is the maximum dose in a day for Nimesulide 100mg + Paracetamol 325 mg Tablets?
Answer: Mostly one should not exceed 100 mg twice a day. Contact your doctor for additional details.