Needfast 100mg Tablet

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Acme Pharmaceutical

Composition for Needfast 100mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Fever, Headache, Dental pain
14.86
₹1.49/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Needfast Tablet

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Uses of Needfast Tablet

Needfast 100mg Tablet is used in the treatment of fever, headache, dental pain, post operative pain, pain during menstruation, arthralgia, myalgia, osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis and gout.
It should not be used in children below 12 years of age.
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Side effects of Needfast Tablet

Common

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

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How to use Needfast 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 Needfast 100mg Tablet with food.

How Needfast Tablet works

Needfast 100mg 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 Needfast Tablet

Expert advice for Needfast 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.
  • Needfast 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.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Needfast 100mg Tablet
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Needfast 100mg Tablet 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
No information is available on the use of Needfast 100mg Tab
let during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
It is not known whether Needfast 100mg Tablet alters the abi
lity to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Needfast 100mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Needfast 100mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Needfast 100mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
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Liver
UNSAFE
Needfast 100mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use in patients
with liver disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Metacin Suursa Suspension, PCM 500mg Tablet, Agpar 125mg Suspension, Paracip 500mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Needfast 100mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Nimesulide

Q. Is Needfast an antibiotic?
Needfast 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 Needfast with paracetamol?
Needfast 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 Needfast contain aspirin?
Needfast is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAIDs; pain-relieving drug). It does not contain aspirin.
Q. Is Needfast safe?
Needfast is safe to use if taken at prescribed dose and duration as advised by your doctor.
Q. Can I take Needfast for headache?
Needfast can be taken for a headache only when advised by your doctor.
Q. Does Needfast make you drowsy (feeling sleepy)?
Needfast does not make you feel drowsy at prescribed doses. However, an overdose of Needfast can make you drowsy (feeling sleepy).
Q. Does Needfast contain sulphur?
No, Needfast does not contain sulphur.
Q. What does Needfast treat or used for?
Needfast 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 Needfast with ibuprofen?
Needfast 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 Needfast with aspirin?
Needfast 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 Needfast safe?
Yes, Needfast is safe if taken for prescribed duration in prescribed doses as advised by your doctor.
Q. Is Needfast banned?
No, Needfast is not banned in India.
Q. Is Needfast safe during breastfeeding?
It is not known if Needfast is secreted in milk. So, any medicines containing Needfast are not to be used during breastfeeding.
Q. Is Needfast safe in pregnancy?
No, Needfast 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 Needfast in the late stage of pregnancy. Consult your doctor before taking any medicine during pregnancy.
Q. Is Needfast safe in asthma?
Needfast 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.
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