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FORTAGESIC 500MG/15MG TABLET

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Composition FOR FORTAGESIC 500MG/15MG TABLET

Paracetamol(500 mg),Pentazocine(15 mg)

food interaction for FORTAGESIC 500MG/15MG TABLET

alcohol interaction for FORTAGESIC 500MG/15MG TABLET

pregnancy interaction for FORTAGESIC 500MG/15MG TABLET

lactation interaction for FORTAGESIC 500MG/15MG TABLET

food
alcohol
pregnancy
lactation
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Fortagesic 500mg/15mg tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
UNSAFE
Fortagesic 500mg/15mg 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.
WEIGH RISKS VS. BENEFITS
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.

SALT INFORMATION FOR FORTAGESIC 500MG/15MG TABLET

Paracetamol(500 mg)

Uses

Paracetamol is used in the treatment of headache, joint pain, dental pain, nerve pain, muscular pain, menstrual pain, migraine and fever

How it works

Paracetamol blocks the release of certain chemical messengers that are responsible for inflammation, pain, and fever.

Common side effects

Skin redness, Allergic reaction, Shortness of breath, Running nose, Nausea, Liver injury, Abnormal blood cell count, Facial swelling, Blisters on skin
Pentazocine(15 mg)

Uses

Pentazocine is used for pain

How it works

Pentazocine decreases the perception of pain by blocking the transmission of pain signals to the brain.

Common side effects

Rash, Sweating, Headache, Flushing of face, Dizziness, Fainting, Convulsion, Palpitations, Decreased libido, Changes in contractions during labor, Sleepiness, Eye pain, Insomnia, Vomiting, Weakness, Dehydration, Lightheadedness, Nausea, Edema, Dry mouth, Extremes of being happy or sad, Decreased body temperature, Nightmare, Altered vision, Irregular heart rate, Increased sweating, Fatigue, Anemia, Hallucination, Disorientation (alteration of mental status), Itching, Depression, Sedation, Confusion, Drowsiness, Mood changes, Constipation, Decreased breathing rate, Constriction of pupil

SUBSTITUTES FOR FORTAGESIC 500MG/15MG TABLET

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Expert advice FOR FORTAGESIC 500MG/15MG TABLET

  • Do not take if you are taking any other products that contain paracetamol, or are allergic to paracetamol or any of the other ingredients.
  • Do not take paracetamol if you drink three or more alcoholic beverages every day.
  • Consult your doctor immediately if you have any skin reaction such as skin reddening, blisters, or rash.
  • Do not take paracetamol without consulting your doctor if you are pregnant or breast feeding.

Frequently asked questions FOR FORTAGESIC 500MG/15MG TABLET

Paracetamol

Q.

Is paracetamol an antibiotic?
No, paracetamol is not an antibiotic. It's an analgesic (pain-killer) and anti-pyretic (for the relief of fever).

Q.

Is paracetamol a NSAID?
Yes, paracetamol is a NSAID (non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug) which has analgesic (painkiller) and antipyretic (for the relief of fever) properties.

Q.

Is paracetamol an analgesic?
Yes, paracetamol is an analgesic (painkiller) medicine and can be used for the relief of pain, for example, toothache, headache, and sprain.

Pentazocine

Q.

Is pentazocine a narcotic/ an opiate/ a controlled substance?
Pentazocine is a narcotic opioid analgesic. It is a controlled substance

Q.

Is pentazocine naloxone an opiate/ a narcotic?
Pentazocine naloxone contains 2 medications, pentazocine and naloxone. Pentazocine is a narcotic pain reliever (opiate-type). Naloxone counteracts the effect of opiate active ingredient in it and helps to prevent misuse of this product

Q.

Is pentazocine like/ stronger than hydrocodone?
Pentazocine and hydrocodone belong to same category of drugs and are equally effective and safe in treatment of moderate to severe pain, Always follow doctor's advice regarding its use

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Does pentazocine have codeine in it?
No, it doesn't contain codeine. It is a narcotic opioid analgesic

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How long does pentazocine stay in system?
Pentazocine is absorbed from the gastro-intestinal tract; following administration by mouth, peak plasma concentrations are reached in 1-3 hours and the half-life is reported to be 2-3 hours, but it can be detected in urine from 1-3 days.

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Content on this page was last updated on 03 February, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)