Nicare P Syrup is used for pain relief. It relieves pain in conditions like headache, mild migraine, muscle pain, dental pain, rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, osteoarthritis, or painful menses.
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. Nicare P Syrup is to be taken with food.
Nicare P Syrup is a combination of two medicines: Nimesulide and Paracetamol / Acetaminophen. It works by blocking the release of certain chemical messengers that cause fever, pain and inflammation (redness and swelling).
Taking Nimesulide+Paracetamol / Acetaminophen with alcohol can cause liver damage.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Nicare P Syrup 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.
No information is available on the use of Nicare P Syrup during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
It is not known whether Nicare P Syrup alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Nicare P Syrup should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Nicare P Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor. Use of Nicare P Syrup is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Nicare P Syrup is probably unsafe to use in patients with liver disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.
Q. Can the use of Nicare p cause nausea and vomiting?
Yes, the use of Nicare p can cause nausea and vomiting. In case, you experience nausea while taking this medicine, take it with milk, food or with antacids. Avoid taking fatty or fried foods. If you start to experience vomiting, drink plenty of water or other fluids. Try small frequent sips of the liquid. Talk to your doctor if you have persistent vomiting and signs of dehydration like dark colored and strong-smelling urine and a low frequency of urination. Do not take any other medicines without speaking to a doctor.
Q. Are there any specific contraindications associated with the use of Nicare p?
The use of Nicare p is contraindicated in patients with known allergy to any of the component or excipients of this medicine or in patients with known allergy to other painkillers (NSAIDs). Its use should also be avoided in patients with a history of or active, recurrent stomach ulcer/bleeding and in patients with the history of heart failure, high blood pressure, and liver or kidney disease.
Q. Can I take Nicare p with vitamin B complex?
Yes, Nicare p can be taken with vitamin B-complex preparations. Nicare p helps to relieve pain and vitamin B-complex can help to corrects the vitamin deficiency that might be causing your symptoms.
Q. Does Nicare p help in relieving stomach pain?
No, Nicare p preferably should not be taken for stomach pain without consulting a physician. This drug can increase stomach acid secretion which may aggravate an unknown underlying condition.
Q. Can the use of Nicare p cause damage to the liver?
Nicare p contains Nimesulide and Paracetamol and both these medicines are known to cause harm to the liver especially in the doses above the recommended level. Also, avoid drinking alcohol while taking this medicine, as it may further increase your risk of liver damage. Use of this medicine should preferably be avoided in patients with the underlying liver disease.
Q. Is it safe to take a higher dose of Nicare p than recommended?
No, you should avoid taking a higher than the recommended dose of Nicare p as it can lead to increased chances of side effects. If you are experiencing increased severity of pain or the pain is not relieved by the recommended doses, please consult your doctor for re-evaluation.
Q. Does Nicare p expire?
Yes, Nicare p does expire. The expiry date is written on the pack of this medicine. Do not use Nicare p after the expiry date.
Q. What is Nicare p?
Nicare p is a combination of two medicines: Nimesulide and Paracetamol. This medication helps in relieving pain and inflammation. It works by lowering the levels of chemical substances in the body that causes pain and inflammation.
Q. Can I stop taking Nicare p when my pain is relieved?
Nicare p is usually used for short-term pain relief and can be discontinued if there is no pain. However, it should be continued if you are advised by your physician to do so.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 8th Mar 2017.