Medicine Overview of Geeflam Tablet
Side effects of Geeflam Tablet
Abdominal pain, Constipation, Diarrhoea, Epigastric pain, Flatulence, Nausea, Vomiting, Indigestion.
How to use Geeflam 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. It is better to take Geeflam Kid 50mg Tablet with food.
How Geeflam Tablet works
Geeflam kid 50mg tablet 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 Tablet
Expert advice for Geeflam Tablet
- 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.
Special precautions for Geeflam Kid 50mg Tablet
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Geeflam Kid 50mg Tablet 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 Kid 50mg+more
Tablet during lactation. Please consult your doctor....
It is not known whether Geeflam Kid 50mg Tablet alters the+more
ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react....
Geeflam Kid 50mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Geeflam Kid 50mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.+more
Use of Geeflam Kid 50mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease....
Use of Geeflam Kid 50mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Geeflam Kid 50mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use in patien+more
ts with liver disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor....
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Metacin Suursa Suspension, Agpar 125mg Suspension, Paracip 500mg Tablet, Dynapar AQ 1ml Injection
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 for Geeflam 50mg Tablet
Frequently asked questions for 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 Tablet
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