Inocin 25mg Capsule

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Bombay Tablet Mfg Co Pvt Ltd

Composition for Inocin 25mg Capsule

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Primarily used for

Fever, Headache, Arthralgia (joint pain)
Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
15.5
₹1.94/Capsule
8 capsules in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Inocin Capsule

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Uses of Inocin Capsule

Inocin 25mg Capsule is used in fever, headache, arthralgia, myalgia, dental pain, post operative pain, pain during menstruation, osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis and gout.
It is also used to close patent ductus arteriosus in preterm infants.
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Side effects of Inocin Capsule

Common

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

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How to use Inocin Capsule

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 Inocin 25mg Capsule with food.

How Inocin Capsule works

Inocin 25mg capsule 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 Inocin Capsule

Expert advice for Inocin Capsule

  • 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.
  • Inocin 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 Inocin 25mg Capsule
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking indomethacin with alcohol can increase the risk of stomach bleeding.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Inocin 25mg Capsule is unsafe to use during pregnancy.

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.
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Lactation
SAFE
Inocin 25mg Capsule is safe to use during lactation. Human
studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
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Driving
Inocin 25mg Capsule may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affec
t your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
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Kidney
SAFE
Inocin 25mg Capsule is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Inocin 25mg Capsule is recommended.

However, a regular monitoring of kidney function test and potassium levels is advised while you are taking this medicine. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Inocin 25mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients
with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Inocin 25mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Genticyn 80mg Injection, Mci 250mg Injection, LA Mika 100mg Injection, Tobatose Injection

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Inocin 25mg Capsule

Frequently asked questions for Indomethacin

Q. Is indomethacin an antibiotic/steroid/ OTC drug/ addictive/ a blood thinner/ contain sulfa/ contain aspirin?
No, indomethacin is not an antibiotic nor a steroid. It does not contain sulfur or aspirin. It is not an OTC drug. It is not a blood thinner, but it may enhance the effect of anticoagulants (blood thinners). It can be an addictive drug for some people, and this is why you should ensure regularly check up with your doctor
Inocin is primarily used to treat chronic inflammatory disorder that typically affects the joints in your hands and feet. It can be used for gout and back pain. It is not choice of drug for tooth pain and headach
Inocin is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Is indomethacin stronger than ibuprofen/ naproxen?
Indomethacin and ibuprofen/ naproxen belong to same category of drugs and are equally effective and safe. Always follow doctor's advice regarding its use
Q. What is Indocap SR/ is it a pain killer?
Indocap SR is a brand name for indomethacin. It is a pain killer
Q. Can I take naproxen/ Colcrys or colchicine/ Aleve/ paracetamol/ Tylenol/ Tramadol/ Allopurinol /Advil/ ibuprofen/ Vicodin/ hydrocodone/ Percocet/ Coudamin/ aspirin/ percocet+B5879?
Yes, you can take indomethacin with Colcrys or colchicine/ Aleve/ paracetamol/ Tylenol/Tramadol/ Allopurinol / Percocet/ Hydrocodone. You should avoid taking indomethacin with naproxen, ibuprofen or Advil, Coudamin, aspirin, because these drugs interact with indomethaci
Inocin doesn't affect birth control, if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor. It may cause common side effects such as dizziness, uncommon like high blood pressure, drowsiness (feeling sleepy) and rare side effects like hair loss, weight gain, reduce uric acid level. Please contact your doctor for advice if you experience them.
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