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Actiffit 500mg/32mg/25mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of Actiffit Tablet

Actiffit 500mg/32mg/25mg Tablet is used in the treatment of common cold symptoms.

Actiffit Tablet side effects

Common
  • Nausea
  • Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping)
  • Palpitations
  • Increased heart rate
  • Restlessness
  • High blood pressure

How to use Actiffit Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Actiffit 500mg/32mg/25mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Avoid Actiffit 500mg/32mg/25mg Tablet with caffeine and chocolate as well as food containing caffeine and chocolate such as tea leaves, cocoa beans.

How Actiffit Tablet works

Actiffit 500mg/32mg/25mg Tablet is a combination of three medicines: Paracetamol / Acetaminophen, Caffeine and Phenylpropanolamine which relieve common cold symptoms. Paracetamol / Acetaminophen is a analgesic (pain reliever) and anti-pyretic (fever reducer) which works by blocking the release of certain chemical messengers that causes fever and pain. Caffeine increases the effectiveness of paracetamol. Phenylpropanolamine is a sympathomimetic agonist. It narrows blood vessels in the nose to relieve congestion.

Actiffit Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking phenylpropanolamine with alcohol can increase the risk of cardiovascular side effects such as increased heart rate, chest pain, or blood pressure changes.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Actiffit 500mg/32mg/25mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
No information is available on the use of Actiffit 500mg/32mg/25mg Tablet during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
Actiffit 500mg/32mg/25mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
Actiffit 500mg/32mg/25mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Actiffit 500mg/32mg/25mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
However, Actiffit 500mg/32mg/25mg Tablet contains paracetamol which is considered the safest painkiller for kidney disease patients.
Liver
CAUTION
Actiffit 500mg/32mg/25mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Actiffit 500mg/32mg/25mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
However, the use of Actiffit 500mg/32mg/25mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease and active liver disease.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
No alternate brands found for this medicine

Related Ayurvedic Ingredients

Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 6th Jul 2018.
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Village : Beharal , Paonta Sahib - 173025, District : Sirmour, (Himachal Pradesh) India
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