Fortagesic Tablet


Overview

Uses of Fortagesic Tablet

Fortagesic Tablet is used for pain relief.

Fortagesic Tablet side effects

Common
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Dizziness
  • Sleepiness
  • Sweating

How to use Fortagesic 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. Fortagesic Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Fortagesic Tablet works

Fortagesic Tablet is a combination of two medicines: Paracetamol / Acetaminophen and Pentazocine. Paracetamol / Acetaminophen is an analgesic (pain reliever) which works by blocking the release of certain chemical messengers that cause pain. Pentazocine is an opioid analgesic (pain reliever) which works by blocking the transmission of pain signals to the brain to lower pain perception.

Fortagesic Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Paracetamol / Acetaminophen+Pentazocine with alcohol can cause liver damage.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Fortagesic 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
Fortagesic Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Fortagesic Tablet may cause sedation especially if taken with alcohol. This may impair your driving ability.
Kidney
CAUTION
Fortagesic Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Fortagesic Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Fortagesic Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Fortagesic Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

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Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Fortagesic

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Broken wrist needed proper medicine
Dr. Akshat Goel
Bone & Joint Specialist
Share x-ray picTake Cap Altraday twice daily and Tab Flotrip-forte thrice daily for pain relief and swelling
Dr. I feel backache pain during any hard work Dr.told me earlier that I HV some prob in my backbone. I can't maintain my routine because I HV to do work in household purpose he suggested DOlO-650 SOS any better mdcne?
Dr. Akshat Goel
Bone & Joint Specialist
Do Spinal Extension exercises" thrice daily for 15 mins each session"For pain relief another option is Tab Voveran SR100
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Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 12th Apr 2018.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
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