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Medicine Overview of Nimotrin Tablet
Side effects of Nimotrin Tablet
Abdominal pain, Constipation, Diarrhoea, Epigastric pain, Flatulence, Nausea, Vomiting, Indigestion.
How to use Nimotrin 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 Nimotrin Tablet with food.
How Nimotrin Tablet works
Nimotrin 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 Nimotrin Tablet
Expert advice for Nimotrin 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.
- Nimotrin 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 Nimotrin Tablet
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Nimotrin Tablet 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.
Nimotrin Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. L+more
imited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby....
It is not known whether Nimotrin Tablet alters the ability t+more
o drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react....
There is limited information available on the use of Nimotri+more
n Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor....
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 Nimotrin NA Tablet
Frequently asked questions for Nimesulide
Q. Is Nimotrin an antibiotic?
Nimotrin 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 Nimotrin with paracetamol?
Nimotrin 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 Nimotrin contain aspirin?
Nimotrin is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAIDs; pain-relieving drug). It does not contain aspirin.
Q. Is Nimotrin safe?
Nimotrin is safe to use if taken at prescribed dose and duration as advised by your doctor.
Q. Can I take Nimotrin for headache?
Nimotrin can be taken for a headache only when advised by your doctor.
Q. Does Nimotrin make you drowsy (feeling sleepy)?
Nimotrin does not make you feel drowsy at prescribed doses. However, an overdose of Nimotrin can make you drowsy (feeling sleepy).
Q. Does Nimotrin contain sulphur?
No, Nimotrin does not contain sulphur.
Q. What does Nimotrin treat or used for?
Nimotrin 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 Nimotrin with ibuprofen?
Nimotrin 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 Nimotrin with aspirin?
Nimotrin 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 Nimotrin safe?
Yes, Nimotrin is safe if taken for prescribed duration in prescribed doses as advised by your doctor.
Q. Is Nimotrin banned?
No, Nimotrin is not banned in India.
Q. Is Nimotrin safe during breastfeeding?
It is not known if Nimotrin is secreted in milk. So, any medicines containing Nimotrin are not to be used during breastfeeding.
Q. Is Nimotrin safe in pregnancy?
No, Nimotrin 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 Nimotrin in the late stage of pregnancy. Consult your doctor before taking any medicine during pregnancy.
Q. Is Nimotrin safe in asthma?
Nimotrin 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.