Medicine Overview of Nimulid Gel
Side effects of Nimulid Gel
Abdominal pain, Constipation, Diarrhoea, Epigastric pain, Flatulence, Nausea, Vomiting, Indigestion.
How to use Nimulid Gel
Use this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Apply it on the affected area and allow it to stay before spitting or rinsing.
How Nimulid Gel works
Nimulid 10mg gel 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 Nimulid Gel
Expert advice for Nimulid Gel
- 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.
- Nimulid 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 Nimulid 10mg Gel
No interaction found
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Nimulid 10mg Gel 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.
No information is available on the use of Nimulid 10mg Gel d+more
uring lactation. Please consult your doctor....
It is not known whether Nimulid 10mg Gel alters the ability+more
to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react....
Nimulid 10mg Gel should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Nimulid 10mg Gel may be needed. Please consult your doctor.+more
Use of Nimulid 10mg Gel is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease....
Use of Nimulid 10mg Gel is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Nimulid 10mg Gel is probably unsafe to use in patients with+more
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 for Nimulid 10mg Gel
Frequently asked questions for Nimesulide
Q. Is Nimulid an antibiotic?
Nimulid 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 Nimulid with paracetamol?
Nimulid 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 Nimulid contain aspirin?
Nimulid is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAIDs; pain-relieving drug). It does not contain aspirin.
Q. Is Nimulid safe?
Nimulid is safe to use if taken at prescribed dose and duration as advised by your doctor.
Q. Can I take Nimulid for headache?
Nimulid can be taken for a headache only when advised by your doctor.
Q. Does Nimulid make you drowsy (feeling sleepy)?
Nimulid does not make you feel drowsy at prescribed doses. However, an overdose of Nimulid can make you drowsy (feeling sleepy).
Q. Does Nimulid contain sulphur?
No, Nimulid does not contain sulphur.
Q. What does Nimulid treat or used for?
Nimulid 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 Nimulid with ibuprofen?
Nimulid 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 Nimulid with aspirin?
Nimulid 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 Nimulid safe?
Yes, Nimulid is safe if taken for prescribed duration in prescribed doses as advised by your doctor.
Q. Is Nimulid banned?
No, Nimulid is not banned in India.
Q. Is Nimulid safe during breastfeeding?
It is not known if Nimulid is secreted in milk. So, any medicines containing Nimulid are not to be used during breastfeeding.
Q. Is Nimulid safe in pregnancy?
No, Nimulid 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 Nimulid in the late stage of pregnancy. Consult your doctor before taking any medicine during pregnancy.
Q. Is Nimulid safe in asthma?
Nimulid 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.
User Submitted Feedback For Nimulid 10mg Gel
Patients taking Nimulid 10mg Gel
Once A Day
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Substitutes for Nimulid Gel
Panacea Biotec Ltd
₹2.58/gm of Gel