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Primol Plus 500mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Primol Plus Tablet

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Uses of Primol Plus Tablet

Primol Plus 500mg Tablet is used for pain relief and fever. It is used to relieve pain in conditions like headache, joint pain, muscle pain or dental pain.
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Primol Plus Tablet side effects

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How to use Primol Plus 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. Primol Plus 500mg Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Primol Plus Tablet works

Primol Plus 500mg Tablet is a pain reliever (analgesic) and fever reducer (antipyretic). It works by blocking the production of the chemical messengers (prostaglandins) that transmit pain signals and induce fever.

In Depth Information on Primol Plus Tablet

Expert advice for Primol Plus Tablet

  • Good for pain relief and fever but not effective in joint pain due to poor anti-inflammatory action.
  • Starts working within one hour. Wait for at least 4 hours before taking the next dose.
  • Present in many over-the-counter (OTC) and prescription medicines. Avoid taking more than one paracetamol product at a time to prevent overdose. Doses >4 g/day (2 g in alcoholics) may cause liver, kidney or heart problems.
  • Discontinue Primol plus and inform your doctor immediately if rash occurs.
  • For children, measure the doses of liquid Primol plus using the measuring cup instead of a teaspoon to avoid under or over-dosage.
  • Avoid excess alcohol intake (>3 glasses/day) when taking Primol plus as it may cause liver damage.
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Primol Plus Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Primol Plus Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Paracetamol / Acetaminophen with alcohol can cause liver damage.
Pregnancy
SAFE
Primol Plus 500mg Tablet is safe to use during pregnancy.
Adequate and well-controlled human studies have shown low or no risk.
Lactation
SAFE
Primol Plus 500mg Tablet is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
Driving
SAFE
Primol Plus 500mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Primol Plus 500mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Primol Plus 500mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
However, Primol Plus 500mg Tablet contains paracetamol which is considered the safest painkiller for kidney disease patients.
Liver
CAUTION
Primol Plus 500mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Primol Plus 500mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
However, the use of Primol Plus 500mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease and active liver disease.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Primol Plus Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Paracetamol / Acetaminophen

Q. Can I take Primol plus with vitamin B complex?
Yes, Primol plus can be taken with vitamin B-complex preparations. They have been used together in the treatment of acute and painful diseases affecting nerves like trigeminal neuralgias, post-operative pain, etc. Primol plus helps to relieve pain and vitamin B-complex corrects the deficiency that might be causing your symptoms.
No, Primol plus use is not associated with Helicobacter pylori infection. Painkiller drugs can increase the acid secretion in the stomach, aggravate the symptoms of this infection and the risk of stomach and the intestine ulcer. However, this risk is minimum with Primol plus as compared to other pain killers.
Q. Can I take Primol plus with fexofenadine?
Yes, Primol plus can be taken safely with fexofenadine. No drug-drug interactions or any harmful effects have been reported. These are used together to treat the symptoms of cold, cough, flu or a sore-throat and other allergic or viral diseases. Fexofenadine helps to relieve sneezing, runny nose, itchy throat, or eyes and Primol plus helps to relieve pain or fever.
Q. Can I take Primol plus with warfarin?
Primol plus is safe to use occasionally with warfarin as other painkillers like ibuprofen and aspirin can increase the risk of bleeding. However, on a long-term use, Primol plus can also increase the risk of bleeding. Talk to your doctor before taking them together as you may need to be monitored regularly.
Q. Can I take Primol plus with tamsulosin?
Primol plus can be taken with Tamsulosin. No harmful side effects or other interactions have been seen when they are taken together. Tamsulosin is an alpha adrenergic receptor blocker used to treat symptoms of benign prostatic hyperplasia.
Q. Can I take Primol plus with cetirizine?
Yes, Primol plus can be taken safely with cetirizine. No drug-drug interactions or any harmful effects have been reported. These are used together to treat the symptoms of cold, cough, flu or a sore throat and other allergic or viral diseases. Cetirizine helps to relieve sneezing, runny nose, itchy throat, or eyes and Primol plus helps to relieve pain or fever.
Q. Can I take Primol plus with ibuprofen?
Yes, Primol plus can be taken with ibuprofen. Both help to relieve pain and fever and ibuprofen also decreases inflammation and swelling. However, both increase the acid secretion in the stomach and can cause acid reflux, heartburn, stomach, and intestinal ulcers and gut bleeding on long-term use.
Primol plus is not known to cause weight loss. It is a very safe medicine for short term use and can cause minor and rare side effects like low blood pressure, and allergic reactions.
Yes, there have been reports of hypersensitivity and allergic reaction with the use of Primol plus. Symptoms of an allergy include swelling of the face, mouth, and throat, shortness of breath, urticaria, red rash, and severe itching. Stop taking Primol plus if you have such symptoms and immediately consult your doctor.
Q. How beneficial is to use Primol plus with diclofenac?
Primol plus and Diclofenac might be given together in case of fever and pain. Primol plus has an early onset of action and it helps in relieving the symptoms till diclofenac starts working. However, both are pain killers and can affect stomach lining on long-term use leading to acid reflux, heartburn, and stomach ulcers and bleeding.
No, Primol plus should not be taken for stomach pain. You must consult your physician for this. The stomach pain could be due to some underlying condition, which needs attention.
Q. Can I take Primol plus with aceclofenac?
Yes, Primol plus can be given with aceclofenac for fever and pain. Primol plus has an early onset of action and it helps in relieving the symptoms till Aceclofenac starts working. However, both are pain killers and can affect stomach lining on long-term use leading to acid reflux, heartburn, and stomach ulcers and bleeding.
Primol plus does not treat sore-throat, flu or cold but it can help in relieving fever and body aches associated with these conditions.
Q. Can I take Primol plus with codeine?
Primol plus and codeine can be taken together. No drug-drug interactions or any harmful effects have been reported when they are used together. They are commonly given together for the relief of mild to moderate pain due to different reasons.
No, Primol plus does not help in the relief of cough but it can help in relieving associated fever and body aches.
Q. Does Primol plus contain alcohol?
No, Primol plus does not contain any alcohol.
Q. Can I take Primol plus with amoxicillin?
Primol plus and amoxicillin can be taken together. Amoxicillin is an antibiotic and is used to treat bacterial infections. Primol plus is given along, for the relief of any associated pain and fever. No drug-drug interactions or any harmful effects have been reported when they are used together.
Primol plus is quite safe for short term use. It has side effects if taken in more than the dose advised and for a long-term. Immediately consult a doctor if there is nausea, stomach pain, loss of appetite, dark colored urine, clay colored stools or jaundice as it could be due to an overdose of Primol plus.
Primol plus is safe to use in the dose as advised by the doctor. Use in more than recommended doses can do serious harm.
Q. Is it safe to take Primol plus with erythromycin?
Primol plus and Erythromycin can be taken together. Erythromycin is an antibiotic and is used to treat bacterial infections. Primol plus is given along, for the relief of associated fever. No drug-drug interactions or any harmful effects have been reported when they are used together.
Primol plus is not an antibiotic. It's an analgesic (pain-killer) and antipyretic (for the relief of fever), whereas an antibiotic is useful for the treatment of infections.
Q. Can I take Primol plus with metronidazole?
Primol plus and Metronidazole can be taken together. No drug-drug interactions or any harmful effects have been reported when used together.
Ask your doctor before taking Primol plus with homeopathic medicine as there is no information available on this.
Q. Is it safe to take Primol plus with Tramadol?
Yes, Primol plus can be taken with Tramadol. They are used together for moderate to severe pain in various diseases and their use is associated with common side effects like nausea, dizziness, and sleepiness.No drug-drug interactions have been reported when they are used together.
Q. Can I take Primol plus with Azithromycin?
Primol plus and Azithromycin can be taken together. Azithromycin is an antibiotic and is used to treat bacterial infections. Primol plus is given along, for the relief of any associated pain and fever. No drug-drug interactions or any harmful effects have been reported when they are used together.
Q. Is it safe to take Primol plus with Naproxen?
Yes, Primol plus can be taken with Naproxen. Both are painkillers and belong to the group of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) and are used to relieve pain and fever. However, long-term use affects the stomach lining and increase acid secretion which can lead to side effects like acid reflux, heartburn, stomach, and intestinal ulcers and bleeding.
Occasional use of Primol plus is safe in patients with high blood pressure. However, if it is to be taken for a long time, you must talk to your doctor. Primol plus belongs to the group of painkillers called analgesics and antipyretics and these drugs can decrease the action of medicines taken by the patient for control of high blood pressure.
Q. Does Primol plus interact with vitamin C?
Vitamin C can be taken with Primol plus. However, vitamin C increases the blood levels of other drugs similar to Primol plus, so it is advised to talk to your doctor if you have to take both these medicines for a long-term.
Overdose of Primol plus can cause potentially life-threatening liver damage, which is the most serious side effect. Early symptoms may include nausea, vomiting, profuse sweating, and general tiredness. Kidney damage, decreased platelet count and coma may also occur. Immediately consult a doctor or consult an emergency in the case of suspected overdosage.
Q. Can I take Primol plus with hyoscine?
Yes, Primol plus and hyoscine can be taken together. Hyoscine is used to relieve pain and cramps of the stomach, gut, urinary bladder and urinary tract while Primol plus is used to relieve mild to moderate pain of a headache, toothache, muscle pain, joint pain, and fever. Together they can be advised by a doctor for painful conditions of the gut and urinary tract.
Q. Can I take Primol plus with Betahistine?
Primol plus can be taken with Betahistine. There are no reported drug-drug interactions or harmful effects when they are used together.
Q. Can I take Primol plus with rabeprazole?
Primol plus and Rabeprazole can be taken together. Rabeprazole is used to prevent Primol plus (painkillers) induced gastritis and stomach ulcers by decreasing the production of acid in the stomach. There are no clinically significant drug-drug interactions or harmful effects seen when they are used together.
Q. How beneficial is to take urofollitropin alpha with Primol plus?
Urofollitropin alpha is given as a subcutaneous injection with the human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) hormone to assist in ovulation and fertility. Urofollitropin alpha can cause abdominal or pelvic pain or pain and swelling at the injection site in some patients which can be relieved by taking Primol plus.
Q. Can vitamin D be taken safely with Primol plus?
Yes, vitamin D can be taken with Primol plus. Patients with osteoarthritis who are on vitamin D and calcium may need to take Primol plus for the relief of any associated pain. No drug-drug interactions or any harmful effects have been reported.
Q. Can I take clindamycin with Primol plus?
Primol plus and Clindamycin can be taken together. Clindamycin is an antibiotic and is used to treat bacterial infections. Primol plus may be given along, for the relief of associated fever. No drug-drug interactions have been reported clinically. However, both are known to cause liver damage. Talk to your doctor if you need them for a long time.
Use of Primol plus for a long time and above recommended doses can cause liver damage ranging from abnormal liver tests to liver failure. If you are taking Primol plus from a long time and have nausea, stomach pain, loss of appetite, dark colored urine, clay colored stools or jaundice, inform your doctor as these could be signs of an underlying liver damage.
Primol plus is considered the safest painkiller to take for people with hepatitis for mild to moderate pain and fever. However, Primol plus is metabolized in the liver, so, consult your doctor before taking Primol plus if you have hepatitis as it can cause liver damage if taken in higher doses or for a very long time.
Potentially severe life-threatening liver injury is a serious side effect seen with an overdose of Primol plus. Overdose can also cause kidney injury, coma, and decreased platelet count. Early symptoms of an overdose include nausea, vomiting, and general tiredness. Immediately consult a doctor or reach an emergency in case of suspected overdose.
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Taking Primol Plus with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Primol Plus with Oxyphenbutazone
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Oxyphenbutazone: Sioril
Primol Plus with AMINO SALICYLIC ACID
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition AMINO SALICYLIC ACID: Rexite BT
Primol Plus with Nimesulide
LIFE-THREATENING
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Primol Plus with Analgin
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Analgin: Novalgin RC, Bral, Andep, Novalgin, Analgin, Divi A
Primol Plus with Rifampicin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Rifampicin: Monocin, Rifacept, R-Cin, Montomycin, Ticin, Cavidin, Rimactane, Rimpacin, Exact, Coxid, Gocox, Rifampila, Tricin, Rimpin, RF
Primol Plus with Phenindione
MINOR
Medicines with composition Phenindione: Dindevan
Primol Plus with Warfarin
MINOR
Medicines with composition Warfarin: Sofarin, Warf, Uniwarfin, Mywarf
MINOR
Medicines with composition Acenocoumarol / Nicoumalone: Acethromb, Nicoz, Artiflo, Acitrom, Acenomac
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