PG Nac 50mg/100mcg Capsule SR

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Introduction

PG Nac 50mg/100mcg Capsule SR is a pain-relieving medicine. It is used to treat pain and inflammation in conditions like rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, and osteoarthritis. It is also used to relieve muscle pain, back pain, toothache, or pain in the ear and throat.

PG Nac 50mg/100mcg Capsule SR should be taken with food. This will prevent you from getting an upset stomach. The dose will depend on what you are taking it for and how well it helps your symptoms. You should take it as advised by your doctor. Do not take more or use it for a longer duration than recommended by the doctor.

The most common side effects of this medicine include nausea, vomiting, indigestion, diarrhea, and loss of appetite. If any of these side effects bother you or get worse, you should let your doctor know. Your doctor may be able to suggest ways of preventing or reducing the side effects.

Before taking it, you should let your doctor know if you have a history of ulcer or bleeding in your stomach, high blood pressure, or have any trouble with your heart, kidneys, or liver. Let your doctor also know about all the other medicines you are taking because they may affect, or be affected by, this medicine.

Pregnant or breastfeeding women should consult their doctor before starting treatment. You should also avoid drinking alcohol while you are taking this medicine, as alcohol can cause excessive drowsiness.

Uses of PG Nac Capsule SR

Benefits of PG Nac Capsule SR

In Pain relief

PG Nac 50mg/100mcg Capsule SR relieves pain, reduce swelling and ease inflammation in conditions like rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis and ankylosing spondolytis. It also gives relief from muscle and back pain, toothache, or pain in the ear and throat. It works by reducing substances in the body that causes pain and swelling. PG Nac 50mg/100mcg Capsule SR contains an active ingredient that protects your stomach from ulcers that may occur due to this medicine. Take it as prescribed to get the most benefit. This will help you to go about your daily activities more easily and have a better, more active, quality of life.

Side effects of PG Nac Capsule SR

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of PG Nac

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Indigestion
  • Diarrhea
  • Loss of appetite

How to use PG Nac Capsule SR

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. PG Nac 50mg/100mcg Capsule SR is to be taken with food.

How PG Nac Capsule SR works

PG Nac 50mg/100mcg Capsule SR is a combination of two medicines: Diclofenac and Misoprostol which relieve pain. Diclofenac is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). It works by suppressing the production of chemical messengers (prostaglandins) that cause inflammation (redness and swelling) and pain. However, it may lead to stomach upset or stomach ulcers. Misoprostol is a prostaglandin analogue which helps protect your stomach and prevents ulcers.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
UNSAFE
It is unsafe to consume alcohol with PG Nac 50mg/100mcg Capsule SR.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of PG Nac 50mg/100mcg Capsule SR during pregnancy is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Breastfeeding
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of PG Nac 50mg/100mcg Capsule SR during breastfeeding is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether PG Nac 50mg/100mcg Capsule SR alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Kidney
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of PG Nac 50mg/100mcg Capsule SR in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of PG Nac 50mg/100mcg Capsule SR in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you forget to take PG Nac Capsule SR?

If you miss a dose of PG Nac 50mg/100mcg Capsule SR, 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.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
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Patient Concerns

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Dr. Akshat Goel
Orthopaedics
Take Tab Meganeuron-PG twice daily
I am suffering with atopic dermatisis since my childhood . I had visited many doctors including AIIMS and CMC vellore but there is no improvement . I had even been prescribed Psorid by a doctor but that too did not gave me any relief . I know this disease is not curable but I m facing so much problem as my itching is getting from bad to worse . Plz help me and prescribe me something so that I can get some relief
Dr. Atul Jain
Dermatology
You should visit PG hospital in Kolkata, give my reference to there gobinda chattergee
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References

  1. Medscape. Diclofenac + Misoprostol. [Accessed 22 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  2. Diclofenac + Misoprostol. Sandwich, Kent: Pfizer Limited; 2002 [revised Feb. 2019]. [Accessed 22 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link

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Country of Origin: India

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