Medicine Overview of Nimecon Syrup
Side effects of Nimecon Syrup
Abdominal pain, Constipation, Diarrhoea, Epigastric pain, Flatulence, Nausea, Vomiting, Indigestion.
How to use Nimecon Syrup
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. It is better to take Nimecon 50mg Syrup with food.
How Nimecon Syrup works
Nimecon 50mg syrup 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 Nimecon Syrup
Expert advice for Nimecon Syrup
- 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.
- Nimecon 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.
Special precautions for Nimecon 50mg Syrup
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Nimecon 50mg Syrup is unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
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....
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.
Nimecon 50mg Syrup is probably safe to use during lactation.+more
Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby....
It is not known whether Nimecon 50mg Syrup alters the abilit+more
y to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react....
Nimecon 50mg Syrup should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Nimecon 50mg Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.+more
Use of Nimecon 50mg Syrup is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease....
Use of Nimecon 50mg Syrup is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Sumo L 650mg Tablet ER, Metacin Suursa Suspension, Agpar 125mg Suspension, Paracip 500mg Tablet
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.
Frequently asked questions for Nimecon 50mg Syrup
Frequently asked questions for Nimesulide
Q. Is Nimecon an antibiotic?
Nimecon 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 Nimecon with paracetamol?
Nimecon 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 Nimecon contain aspirin?
Nimecon is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAIDs; pain-relieving drug). It does not contain aspirin.
Q. Is Nimecon safe?
Nimecon is safe to use if taken at prescribed dose and duration as advised by your doctor.
Q. Can I take Nimecon for headache?
Nimecon can be taken for a headache only when advised by your doctor.
Q. Does Nimecon make you drowsy (feeling sleepy)?
Nimecon does not make you feel drowsy at prescribed doses. However, an overdose of Nimecon can make you drowsy (feeling sleepy).
Q. Does Nimecon contain sulphur?
No, Nimecon does not contain sulphur.
Q. What does Nimecon treat or used for?
Nimecon 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 Nimecon with ibuprofen?
Nimecon 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 Nimecon with aspirin?
Nimecon 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 Nimecon safe?
Yes, Nimecon is safe if taken for prescribed duration in prescribed doses as advised by your doctor.
Q. Is Nimecon banned?
No, Nimecon is not banned in India.
Q. Is Nimecon safe during breastfeeding?
It is not known if Nimecon is secreted in milk. So, any medicines containing Nimecon are not to be used during breastfeeding.
Q. Is Nimecon safe in pregnancy?
No, Nimecon 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 Nimecon in the late stage of pregnancy. Consult your doctor before taking any medicine during pregnancy.
Q. Is Nimecon safe in asthma?
Nimecon 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.
Substitutes for Nimecon Syrup
Nimitis 50mg Suspension
Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹0.12/ml of Suspension
Nimu 50mg Suspension
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₹0.15/ml of Suspension
Gersulide 50mg Suspension
₹0.17/ml of Suspension
Pyrestat 50mg Suspension
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₹0.18/ml of Suspension
Embulide 50mg Syrup
Abbott India Ltd
₹0.18/ml of Syrup