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Uses of Cetafed Tablet

Cetafed Tablet is used in the treatment of common cold symptoms.

Cetafed Tablet side effects

  • Nausea
  • Stomach irritation
  • Dryness in mouth
  • Fatigue
  • Dizziness
  • Sleepiness
  • Allergic reaction
  • Nervousness
  • Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping)
  • Restlessness
  • Headache

How to use Cetafed 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. Cetafed Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Take it with food if stomach upset occurs.

How Cetafed Tablet works

Cetafed Tablet is a combination of three medicines: Cetirizine, Paracetamol / Acetaminophen and Pseudoephedrine which relieve common cold symptoms. Cetirizine is an antiallergic which blocks histamine (a chemical messenger) to relieve allergy symptoms like runny nose, watery eyes and sneezing. Paracetamol / Acetaminophen is an analgesic (pain reliever) and antipyretic (fever reducer). It blocks the release of certain chemical messengers in the brain that are responsible for pain and fever. Pseudoephedrine is a decongestant which narrows the small blood vessels providing relief from congestion or stuffiness in the nose.

Cetafed Tablet related warnings

Taking Cetirizine+Paracetamol / Acetaminophen+Pseudoephedrine with alcohol can cause liver damage.
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Cetafed Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Cetafed Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Cetafed Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Cetafed Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Cetafed Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Cetafed Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Cetafed Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
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Related Ayurvedic Ingredients

Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 9th Aug 2018.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
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