Medicine Overview of Nimotil Tablet
Nimotil 200mg Tablet is used in the treatment of pain relief
It should not be used in children below 12 years of age.
Abdominal pain, Constipation, Diarrhoea, Epigastric pain, Flatulence, Nausea, Vomiting, Indigestion.
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. Nimotil 200mg Tablet is to be taken with food.
Nimotil 200mg 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 Nimotil 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.
- Nimotil 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.
Nimotil Tablet related warnings
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Nimotil 200mg 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.
No information is available on the use of Nimotil 200mg Tablet during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
It is not known whether Nimotil 200mg Tablet alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Nimotil 200mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Nimotil 200mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Nimotil 200mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Nimotil 200mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use in patients with liver disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.
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 about Nimotil Tablet
Q. Is Nimotil an antibiotic?
Nimotil 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 Nimotil with paracetamol?
Nimotil 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 Nimotil contain aspirin?
Nimotil is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAIDs; pain-relieving drug). It does not contain aspirin.
Nimotil is safe to use if taken at prescribed dose and duration as advised by your doctor.
Q. Can I take Nimotil for headache?
Nimotil can be taken for a headache only when advised by your doctor.
Q. Does Nimotil make you drowsy (feeling sleepy)?
Nimotil does not make you feel drowsy at prescribed doses. However, an overdose of Nimotil can make you drowsy (feeling sleepy).
Q. Does Nimotil contain sulphur?
No, Nimotil does not contain sulphur.
Q. What does Nimotil treat or used for?
Nimotil 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 Nimotil with ibuprofen?
Nimotil 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 Nimotil with aspirin?
Nimotil 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.
Yes, Nimotil is safe if taken for prescribed duration in prescribed doses as advised by your doctor.
No, Nimotil is not banned in India.
Q. Is Nimotil safe during breastfeeding?
It is not known if Nimotil is secreted in milk. So, any medicines containing Nimotil are not to be used during breastfeeding.
Q. Is Nimotil safe in pregnancy?
No, Nimotil 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 Nimotil in the late stage of pregnancy. Consult your doctor before taking any medicine during pregnancy.
Q. Is Nimotil safe in asthma?
Nimotil 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.
Nimotil interacts with these medicines
Taking Nimotil with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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