Hifenac Gel

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Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Hifenac 1.5% w/w Gel

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Primarily used for

Fever, Headache, Arthralgia (joint pain)
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30 gm in 1 tube
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Medicine Overview of Hifenac Gel

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Uses of Hifenac Gel

Hifenac Gel is used in fever, headache, arthralgia, myalgia, dental pain, post operative pain, pain during menstruation, osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis and gout.
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Side effects of Hifenac Gel

Common

Abdominal pain, Constipation, Diarrhoea, Epigastric pain, Flatulence, Vomiting, Nausea, Indigestion.

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How to use Hifenac Gel

Use this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Apply it on the affected area and allow it to stay before spitting or rinsing.

How Hifenac Gel works

Hifenac gel 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 Hifenac Gel

Expert advice for Hifenac Gel

  • 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 time.
  • Hifenac can raise a 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.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Hifenac Gel
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Alcohol
No interaction found
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Hifenac Gel 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.
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Lactation
No information is available on the use of Hifenac Gel during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
Hifenac Gel may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect your v
ision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Hifenac Gel should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Hifenac Gel may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Hifenac Gel is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
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Liver
CAUTION
Hifenac Gel should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Hifenac Gel may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Hifenac Gel is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease. Regular monitoring of liver function tests is advisable while the patient is taking this medicine.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Hifenac 1.5% w/w Gel

Frequently asked questions for Aceclofenac

Q. Is aceclofenac safe?
Aceclofenac (also available as Hifenac, Zerodol) is safe at the prescribed dose by the doctor. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use
Q. Is aceclofenac a painkiller/ antipyretic/ antibiotic?
Aceclofenac is a pain relieving medication and not an antibiotic. It may reduce fever; however consult your doctor regarding its use
Q. Is aceclofenac better than diclofenac?
Aceclofenac and diclofenac are equally effective and safe in relieving pain. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use
Q. Is aceclofenac paracetamol/ aspirin?
No. Aceclofenac is not paracetamol or aspirin.
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