Medicine Overview of Geeflam Suspension
Uses of Geeflam Suspension
Side effects of Geeflam Suspension
Abdominal pain, Constipation, Diarrhoea, Epigastric pain, Flatulence, Nausea, Vomiting, Indigestion.
How to use Geeflam Suspension
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. Geeflam 50mg Suspension is to be taken with food.
How Geeflam Suspension works
Geeflam 50mg Suspension is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). It works by blocking the release of certain chemical messengers that cause fever, pain and inflammation (redness and swelling).
In Depth Information on Geeflam Suspension
Expert advice for Geeflam Suspension
- It should be taken with food or milk to avoid getting an upset stomach.
- It can cause serious complications like stomach bleeding and kidney problems if taken for a long period of time.
- Geeflam can raise your risk of blood clots, heart attack, or a stroke.
- Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
- Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
Geeflam Suspension related warnings
Special precautions for Geeflam Suspension
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Geeflam 50mg Suspension is unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor....
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
No information is available on the use of Geeflam 50mg Suspe+more
nsion during lactation. Please consult your doctor....
It is not known whether Geeflam 50mg Suspension alters the a+more
bility to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react....
Geeflam 50mg Suspension should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Geeflam 50mg Suspension may be needed. Please consult your doctor.+more
Use of Geeflam 50mg Suspension is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease....
Use of Geeflam 50mg Suspension is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Geeflam 50mg Suspension is probably unsafe to use in patient+more
s with liver disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor....
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Dolentia AQ 75mg Injection, Metacin Suursa Suspension, Trental 400mg Tablet, Agpar 125mg/5ml Suspension
If you miss a dose of Nimesulide, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.
Frequently asked questions about Geeflam Suspension
Frequently asked questions about Nimesulide
Q. Is Geeflam an antibiotic?
Geeflam is not an antibiotic, it belongs to the class of medicines known as non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAIDs; pain-relieving drug) which helps in relieving pain associated with various disease conditions.
Q. Can I take Geeflam with paracetamol?
Geeflam and paracetamol belong to the same class of medicines known as non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs; pain-relieving drugs). Taking the two medicines together is not advisable as it may increase the potential for gastric ulceration and bleeding. However, please consult your doctor before using the two medicines together.
Q. Does Geeflam contain aspirin?
Geeflam is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAIDs; pain-relieving drug). It does not contain aspirin.
Q. Is Geeflam safe?
Geeflam is safe to use if taken at prescribed dose and duration as advised by your doctor.
Q. Can I take Geeflam for headache?
Geeflam can be taken for a headache only when advised by your doctor.
Q. Does Geeflam make you drowsy (feeling sleepy)?
Geeflam does not make you feel drowsy at prescribed doses. However, an overdose of Geeflam can make you drowsy (feeling sleepy).
Q. Does Geeflam contain sulphur?
No, Geeflam does not contain sulphur.
Q. What does Geeflam treat or used for?
Geeflam is used to treat acute pain, painful osteoarthritis (degeneration of joints) and primary dysmenorrhea (painful menstruation) in adolescents and adults above 12 years old.
Q. Can I take Geeflam with ibuprofen?
Geeflam can be taken with ibuprofen. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, taking the two medicines together is not advisable as it may increase the potential for gastric ulceration and bleeding. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.<br>
Q. Can I take Geeflam with aspirin?
Geeflam can be taken with aspirin. No drug-drug interactions have been clinically observed between the two. However, this does not mean that interactions cannot occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Is Geeflam safe?
Yes, Geeflam is safe if taken for prescribed duration in prescribed doses as advised by your doctor.
Q. Is Geeflam banned?
No, Geeflam is not banned in India.
Q. Is Geeflam safe during breastfeeding?
It is not known if Geeflam is secreted in milk. So, any medicines containing Geeflam are not to be used during breastfeeding.
Q. Is Geeflam safe in pregnancy?
No, Geeflam is not safe to be used in pregnancy especially in the last three months. There have been reports of kidney failure in newborn babies if the mother was taking Geeflam in the late stage of pregnancy. Consult your doctor before taking any medicine during pregnancy.
Q. Is Geeflam safe in asthma?
Geeflam is reported to be safe in patients with asthma if taken as advised by your doctor. However, always share your disease history with the doctor in case you have asthma and you are advised to take other medicines.
Substitutes for Geeflam Suspension
Nimitis 50mg Suspension
Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹0.12/ml of Suspension
Nimu 50mg Suspension
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₹0.15/ml of Suspension
Gersulide 50mg Suspension
₹0.17/ml of Suspension
Pyrestat 50mg Suspension
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₹0.18/ml of Suspension
Embulide 50mg Syrup
₹0.18/ml of Syrup