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Orthodex Forte 400mg/500mg/500mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Orthodex Forte 400mg/500mg/500mg Tablet

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Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Orthodex Tablet

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Uses of Orthodex Tablet

Orthodex Forte 400mg/500mg/500mg Tablet is used for pain relief.
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Orthodex Tablet side effects

Common

Nausea, Vomiting, Stomach pain, Indigestion, Constipation, Sleepiness, Dizziness, Heartburn.

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How to use Orthodex 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. Orthodex Forte 400mg/500mg/500mg Tablet is to be taken with food.
Taking it with food or milk helps to avoid stomach upset.

How Orthodex Tablet works

Orthodex Forte 400mg/500mg/500mg Tablet is a combination of three pain relieving medicines: Ibuprofen, Paracetamol / Acetaminophen and Dextropropoxyphene. Ibuprofen and Paracetamol / Acetaminophen work by blocking the chemical messengers in brain that cause pain and inflammation (redness and swelling). Dextropropoxyphene works by decreasing pain perception by blocking the transmission of pain signals to the brain.

In Depth Information on Orthodex Tablet

Orthodex Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Orthodex Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Ibuprofen+Paracetamol / Acetaminophen+Dextropropoxyphene with alcohol can cause liver damage.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Orthodex Forte 400mg/500mg/500mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CAUTION
Orthodex Forte 400mg/500mg/500mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Even small doses of Orthodex Forte 400mg/500mg/500mg Tablet can cause infant sleepiness and decreased/altered brain function.
Driving
It is not known whether Orthodex Forte 400mg/500mg/500mg Tablet alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Kidney
CAUTION
Orthodex Forte 400mg/500mg/500mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Orthodex Forte 400mg/500mg/500mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Orthodex Forte 400mg/500mg/500mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with end stage kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Orthodex Forte 400mg/500mg/500mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Orthodex Forte 400mg/500mg/500mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

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Substitutes for Orthodex

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