CALPOL 500MG TAB 1000`S
CALPOL 500MG TABLET
by Glaxo Smithkline
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Composition of CALPOL 500MG TABLET
Unsafe when combined with alcohol. Follow your physician's advice.
- Safe and does not interfere with the ability to drive
- Safe for pregnant women
- Safe for lactating women
- Unsafe and risky for patients with renal issues. Follow your physician's advice.
In case of any Itching, redness, swelling or difficulty in breathing please refer to a physician or hospital immediately.
PARACETAMOL (ACETAMINOPHEN) 500 MG
Uses of CALPOL 500MG TABLET
CALPOL 500MG TABLET belongs to a class of medicines called analgesics. CALPOL 500MG TABLET reduce pain, lower high temperatures (fever) and relieve cold and flu symptoms.
Special Instructions for CALPOL 500MG TABLET
• Take CALPOL 500MG TABLET with or without meals or as advised by your doctor. Take it at a gap of at least 4 hours to reduce fever and pain.
• CALPOL 500MG TABLET is recommended to children above 10 years.
• Disperse CALPOL 500MG TABLET in water and drink. If drug ingredients are left in the container then rinse with water or milk and swallow.
• Please do not take more than the prescribed dose as it may cause some very serious adverse effects.
• Take it with caution specifically if you have or had any history of kidney or liver diseases.
• Keep your doctor informed if you are taking medicines such as warfarin (anticoagulant) or cholestyramine (lower cholesterol).
• Consult your doctor immediately if you experience allergic reactions such as sudden onset of skin rashes, boils, sore lips and mouth, sudden wheezing, abnormal movements, swelling in the face or tightness of the chest.
Antibiotics Insufficient scienticfic evidence for impact of CALPOL 500MG TABLET on patients allergic to antibiotics. Follow your physician's advice.
Anticoagulants CALPOL 500MG TABLET is risky for patients allergic to anticoagulants. Follow your physician's advice.
Pain Killers CALPOL 500MG TABLET is risky for patients allergic to pain killers. Follow your physician's advice.
Chemotherapy drugs CALPOL 500MG TABLET is risky for patients allergic to chemo drugs. Follow your physician's advice.
Anticonvulsants Insufficient scientific evidence for impact of CALPOL 500MG TABLET on patients allergic to anticonvulsants. Follow your physician's advice.
Sulfa Drugs Insufficient scientific evidence for impact of CALPOL 500MG TABLET on patients allergic to sulpha drugs. Follow your physician's advice.
INTERACTION WITH COMMON CONDITIONS
supervision required for kidney Dose should be supervised. Follow your physican's advice.
safe for pregnancy CALPOL 500MG TABLET is safe for pregnant women.
unknown for heart Insufficient scienticfic evidence for impact of CALPOL 500MG TABLET on cardiac patients. Follow your physician's advice.
supervision required for liver Dose should be supervised. Follow your physican's advice.
safe for lactation CALPOL 500MG TABLET is safe for lactating women.
safe for children CALPOL 500MG TABLET is safe for children.
safe for seniors CALPOL 500MG TABLET is safe for elderly patients.
Smoking Insufficient scienticfic evidence for impact of CALPOL 500MG TABLET with nicotine. Follow your physician's advice.
Caffeine Insufficient scienticfic evidence for impact of CALPOL 500MG TABLET on driving. Follow your physician's advice.
Vision Insufficient scienticfic evidence for impact of CALPOL 500MG TABLET on vision. Follow your physician's advice.
Overdose Overdose of CALPOL 500MG TABLET is highly unsafe. Seek emergency medical attention.
Driving CALPOL 500MG TABLET does not interfere with the ability to drive.
Exercise exer safe CALPOL 500MG TAB 1000`S
Operating Heavy Machinery CALPOL 500MG TABLET does not interfere with the ability to operate heavy machinery.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Q. How does CALPOL 500MG TABLET work?
A. CALPOL 500MG TABLET is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug. It is used to treat pain and fever. CALPOL 500MG TABLET works by inhibiting the production of chemical messengers that cause pain and inflammation.
Q. Is CALPOL 500MG TABLET safe to use?
A. Yes, CALPOL 500MG TABLET is a safe drug and it is given to children, adults and elders in prescribed dosage to effectively reduce fever and pain.
Q. Is CALPOL 500MG TABLET safe for kidney patients?
A. Yes, but CALPOL 500MG TABLET should be given with caution and in prescribed dose to kidney patients as large doses of CALPOL 500MG TABLET may cause acute renal failure.
Q. Can CALPOL 500MG TABLET be used for muscular pain?
A. Yes, CALPOL 500MG TABLET is primarily used to reduce fever and pain. However, depending on the site and intensity of muscular pain you can speak with your doctor for a more effective alternative medicine such as painkiller or muscle relaxant.
Q. Does CALPOL 500MG TABLET help in reducing swelling?
A. CALPOL 500MG TABLET is effective in reducing fever and pain. But it is not effective in reducing inflammations (swelling) due to poor anti-inflammatory activity of CALPOL 500MG TABLET.
Q. Can I take CALPOL 500MG TABLET for viral fever?
A. Yes, CALPOL 500MG TABLET can be safely taken to reduce fever and body pain due to viral infections. Additionally, drink plenty of fluids along with small healthy meals to recover from the infection faster. In case the fever and symptoms persist for more than 7 days, you may require blood tests to rule out other infections and medical conditions.
Q. Why has my doctor given CALPOL 500MG TABLET and antibiotics together?
A. Your doctor may have prescribed antibiotics along with CALPOL 500MG TABLET to help you get rid of infections of bacterial origin. Antibiotics help you in killing the bacteria causing infections. However, they do not provide much relief from body pain and fever. Hence CALPOL 500MG TABLET along with antibiotics are usually recommended for 3-7 days or more depending on the severity to completely get rid of infection.
Q. Can I take CALPOL 500MG TABLET for Dengue?
A. Yes, CALPOL 500MG TABLET can be safely taken to reduce high to moderate fever in dengue patients. However, dengue is a serious condition you are highly recommended not to self-medicate yourself or your family members/ friends without consulting a doctor. It is diagnosed in the 3rd to 4th day from the onset of fever cycle by blood tests and there are chances of very low platelet counts and internal bleeding if proper attention and care is not given to the patients. Additionally, do not take any painkiller for body pain without asking a doctor.
Q. When should I stop taking CALPOL 500MG TABLET?
A. You are strongly recommended to take CALPOL 500MG TABLET in prescribed dose and duration as advised by your doctor/pharmacist. Consult a doctor if there is no relief from pain and fever. If you are experiencing sudden onset of rashes or yellowing of skin along with nausea and vomiting, stop taking CALPOL 500MG TABLET. There may be a possibility that you are allergic to CALPOL 500MG TABLET. Speak to your doctor and check for liver enzymes to ensure that there is no liver malfunctioning or any other underlying medical condition before starting with CALPOL 500MG TABLET.