Nexamic 500mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Nexamic Tablet

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Uses of Nexamic Tablet

Nexamic 500mg Tablet is used in the treatment of bleeding
It is used to prevent or reduce bleeding for short period of time in conditions like heavy periods, dysfunctional uterine bleeding, nosebleed, tooth removal, after prostate surgery or after bladder surgery.
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Side effects of Nexamic Tablet

Common

Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhoea.

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How to use Nexamic 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 Nexamic 500mg Tablet with food.

How Nexamic Tablet works

Nexamic 500mg tablet prevents the breakdown of clots and stops bleeding.

In Depth Information on Nexamic Tablet

Expert advice for Nexamic Tablet

Do not take tranexamic acid:
  • before the start of menstruation.
  • If you are a woman >45 years of age 
  • If you are allergic to tranexamic acid or any of the ingredients of this medicine
Do not continue tranexamic acid and consult your doctor If you experience skin rashes or other serious symptoms like swelling of face, lips and throat causing breathlessness or difficulty swallowing, as this may denote allergy. 
  • Consult your  doctor if menstrual bleeding is not reduced after three menstrual cycles.
  • To be sure this medication is not causing harmful effects, your vision may need to be tested while you are using tranexamic acid. Follow your doctor's instructions.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Nexamic 500mg Tablet
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Nexamic 500mg Tablet is probably safe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
Nexamic 500mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactatio
n. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
SAFE
Nexamic 500mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Nexamic 500mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients
with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Nexamic 500mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
Nexamic 500mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients wit
h liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Nexamic 500mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Tranexamic Acid, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Nexamic 500mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Tranexamic Acid

Nexamic belongs to a group of medicines called anti-fibrinolytics, used to control bleeding. When you bleed, your body form clots to stop the bleeding. In some people these clots break down causing too much bleeding. Nexamic stops these clots from dissolving, hence reduces bleeding.
No, Nexamic is not an over the counter product. it is available as a prescription medicine only.
It is advisable to take Nexamic, only for a duration as advised by your doctor.
Nexamic helps to reduce excessive bleeding during a heavy menstrual cycle in women with regular cycles (25-31 days) with not more than 3 days individual variability in cycle duration.
No, Nexamic is not known to affect ovulation.
Yes, Nexamic is safe if used for prescribed duration in prescribed doses as advised by your doctor.
No, Nexamic is not an anticoagulant. It belongs to a group of medicines called anti-fibrinolytics.
No, Nexamic is not a non-steroidal antiinflammatory drug (NSAID) or a pain killer.
No, Nexamic is not a hormone. It belongs to a group of medicines called anti-fibrinolytics.
No, Nexamic is not a contraceptive. It belongs to a group of medicines called anti-fibrinolytics
No, Nexamic is not a blood thinner. It belongs to a group of medicines called anti-fibrinolytics.
No, Nexamic is not a steroid. It belongs to a group of medicines called anti-fibrinolytics.
No, Nexamic does not help in relieving menstrual cramps (period pain).
There are no reports of Nexamic causing an increase in blood pressure. Please consult your doctor in case you experience this symptom while you are taking Nexamic.
Weight gain has not been reported as a side effect of Nexamic. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive weight gain while you are taking Nexamic.
No, Nexamic is not known to affect fertility. Please talk to your doctor if you are planning to become pregnant and you are taking Nexamic.
Tiredness has not been reported as a side effect of Nexamic. Please talk to your doctor in case you experience excessive tiredness while you are taking Nexamic.
No, Nexamic is not known to prolong periods. Please consult your doctor in case you experience this side effect while you are taking Nexamic.
Q. Can I take Nexamic with an intrauterine device (IUD) like copper-T?
Nexamic has been used to treat heavy or prolonged bleeding when an intrauterine device (IUD) like copper-T was in place but the safety of using Nexamic in this situation has not been established. Please consult your doctor before using Nexamic while you have an intrauterine device like copper-T in place.
Q. Can I take Nexamic with ibuprofen?
Nexamic can be taken with ibuprofen as there are no interactions reported between the two medicines. However, interactions between the two can occur. Please talk to your doctor if you have to take the two medicines together.
There have been reports suggesting that either Nexamic or oral contraceptives (pills) containing ethinylestradiol can increase the toxicity of the other by increasing the risk of clot formation in your blood vessels leading to complications like a heart attack. Please consult your doctor in case you are taking these medicines together.
Q. Can I take Nexamic with amoxicillin?
No interactions have been reported between Nexamic and amoxicillin. However, interactions can occur. Please talk to your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Nexamic with a combination of paracetamol and codeine?
No interactions have been clinically observed while taking Nexamic and a combination of paracetamol with codeine. However, interactions can occur. Please talk to your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Nexamic with oral contraceptives containing only progesterone like mini pill and medroxyprogesterone acetate?
Nexamic can be taken with oral contraceptives containing only prgesterone as there are no drug interactions reported. However this does not role out the possibilty of interactions existing. Please talk to your doctor before taking Nexamic if you are already taking a progesterone containing oral contraceptive like mini-pill and medroxyprogesterone acetate.
Q. Can I take Nexamic with paracetamol?
No interactions have been reported between Nexamic and paracetamol. However, interactions can occur. Please talk to your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Nexamic with mefenamic acid?
No interactions have been reported between Nexamic and mefenamic acid. However, interactions can occur. Please talk to your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Nexamic with diclofenac?
No drug interaction of Nexamic with diclofenac has been clinically observed. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
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