Author Details
Written By
MDS (Oral Pathology & Microbiology), BDS
Reviewed By
MD (Pharmacology), MBBS
Last updated:
01 Oct 2020 | 03:34 PM (IST)
Want to know more?
Read Our Editorial Policy
Have issue with the content?
Report Problem

PYROCARE 150MG INJECTION

Prescription Required
Manufacturer
SALT COMPOSITION
Salt Synonyms
Storage
Store at room temperature (10-30°C)

Introduction

PYROCARE 150MG INJECTION helps in relieving moderate pain and reducing fever. It effectively alleviates pain and reduces fever for the short-term in cases following surgery or in cases where oral administration is not possible.

PYROCARE 150MG INJECTION is administered by a doctor or a nurse and should not be self-administered. Depending on the severity of your underlying illness, your doctor will decide the precise dose and schedule as per which this injection is to be given. It starts working within one hour. Inform your doctor if you are also taking other medications containing paracetamol to avoid an overdose. You should let your doctor know if your pain or fever does not subside.

Vomiting, difficulty sleeping, and constipation may be seen as side effects in some patients. Consult your doctor if these side effects do not resolve with time and persist for a longer duration of time. Inform your doctor immediately if any rash or allergic reaction is observed while taking this medicine.

Pregnant and nursing women should use it under medical supervision only. It should be used with caution in patients with liver and kidney disease or alcohol abuse. It is not recommended in patients with severe or active liver disease.

Uses of Pyrocare Injection

Benefits of Pyrocare Injection

In Pain relief

PYROCARE 150MG INJECTION is a painkiller used to treat aches and pains. It works by blocking chemical messengers in the brain that tell us we have pain. It is effective in relieving pain caused by headache, migraine, nerve pain, toothache, sore throat, period (menstrual) pains, arthritis and muscle aches. It is given as an injection by your doctor or healthcare provider and should not be self administered.

In Fever

PYROCARE 150MG INJECTION is also used to reduce a high temperature (fever). It works by blocking the release of certain chemical messengers that cause fever. It may be prescribed alone or in combination with another medicines. You should take it as advised by your doctor.

Side effects of Pyrocare Injection

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 Pyrocare

  • Vomiting
  • Headache
  • Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping)
  • Constipation
  • Itching
  • Anxiety

How to use Pyrocare Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Pyrocare Injection works

PYROCARE 150MG INJECTION is an analgesic (pain reliever) and anti-pyretic (fever reducer). It works by blocking the release of certain chemical messengers that cause pain and fever.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
UNSAFE
It is unsafe to consume alcohol with PYROCARE 150MG INJECTION.
Pregnancy
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
PYROCARE 150MG INJECTION is safe to use during pregnancy. Most studies have shown low or no risk to the developing baby.
Breastfeeding
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
PYROCARE 150MG INJECTION is safe to use during breastfeeding. Human studies suggest that the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in a significant amount and is not harmful to the baby.
Driving
SAFE
PYROCARE 150MG INJECTION does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
PYROCARE 150MG INJECTION should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of PYROCARE 150MG INJECTION may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
However, PYROCARE 150MG INJECTION contains paracetamol which is considered the safest painkiller for kidney disease patients.
Liver
CAUTION
PYROCARE 150MG INJECTION should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of PYROCARE 150MG INJECTION may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
However, the use of PYROCARE 150MG INJECTION is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease and active liver disease.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
PYROCARE 150MG INJECTION
₹7.9/ml of Injection
₹3.25/ml of Injection
save 59%
Biocetamol 150mg Injection
Biochem Pharmaceutical Industries
₹3.44/ml of Injection
save 56%
Lupimol 150mg Injection
Lupitas Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
₹3.83/ml of Injection
save 51%
Metacin 150mg Injection
Themis Medicare Ltd
₹3.97/ml of Injection
save 50%
Fevastin Injection
Tablets India Limited
₹6.95/ml of Injection
save 12%

Quick Tips

  • PYROCARE 150MG INJECTION helps in relieving moderate pain and fever for a short-term, especially following surgery.
  • Inform your doctor if you are also taking other medications containing paracetamol.
  • Inform your doctor if you suffer from a liver disease, severe kidney disease or from alcohol abuse. 
  • Inform your doctor if you experience symptoms such as feeling or being sick, weight loss, pale skin (pallor) or abdominal pain within the first 24 hours as it indicates an overdose.
     
  • Your doctor may regularly monitor your kidney function, liver function and levels of blood components if you are taking this medicine for long-term treatment.

Fact Box

Chemical Class
P-Aminophenol Derivative
Habit Forming
No
Therapeutic Class
PAIN ANALGESICS

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Pyrocare with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Nimsun, Abinim, Nimulis
LIFE-THREATENING
Brand(s): Oxy Triactin, Sioril
LIFE-THREATENING
Brand(s): Pyregin, Alpagin, Novalgin RC
LIFE-THREATENING

Patient Concerns

arrow
I have frozen shoulder after stroke. What to do
Vipul Aggarwal
Intra articluar injection can be given for pain relief
Some times I have severe pain in my lower back when I take my bath or sit on my toe to do something .
Dr. Gajanan Pandit
Orthopaedics
lumbar spondylosis common after 40 yrs age take calcium supplements use local pain relief gels if no relief Medication like T Acenac MR T Aciloc 150mg twice daily for 1 week after pain relief do back exercises to strengthen back muscles
arrow
Do you have any questions related to PYROCARE 150MG INJECTION ?

FAQs

Q. How is PYROCARE 150MG INJECTION administered?

PYROCARE 150MG INJECTION should be administered under the supervision of a trained healthcare professional or a doctor only. It should not be self administered. The dose of the medicine will depend on the condition you are being treated for and will be decided by your doctor. Follow your doctor’s instructions carefully to get maximum benefit from PYROCARE 150MG INJECTION.

Q. What if I vomit after taking PYROCARE 150MG INJECTION?

If you vomit in less than 30 minutes after having a dose of PYROCARE 150MG INJECTION tablets or syrup, take the same dose again. If you vomit more than 30 minutes after a dose of tablets or syrup, you do not need to take another dose, until the next normal dose.

Q. What are the serious side effects of taking excess PYROCARE 150MG INJECTION?

Overdose of PYROCARE 150MG INJECTION may cause severe life-threatening liver injury as a serious side effect. Taking more than the prescribed dose may also cause kidney injury, decreased platelet count and even lead to coma. Early symptoms of an overdose include nausea, vomiting and general tiredness. Immediately consult a doctor or reach an emergency in case of a suspected overdose.

Q. When will I feel better after taking PYROCARE 150MG INJECTION?

Usually you will start feeling better after about half an hour of taking PYROCARE 150MG INJECTION.

Q. Is PYROCARE 150MG INJECTION an antibiotic?

No, PYROCARE 150MG INJECTION is not an antibiotic. It works as a painkiller and as a medicine which brings down high fever.

Q. Is PYROCARE 150MG INJECTION safe for children?

PYROCARE 150MG INJECTION is considered safe for children only when used as directed by the doctor.

Q. Can I take PYROCARE 150MG INJECTION and ibuprofen together?

Ibuprofen and PYROCARE 150MG INJECTION are safe medicines, but both should not be used together. Consult your doctor if you are not sure.

Q. Does PYROCARE 150MG INJECTION make babies sleepy?

No, PYROCARE 150MG INJECTION does not make babies sleepy. It is a pain relieving medicine which is used to control high fever.

Related Products

Related Lab Tests
Want to share the information?

Disclaimer:

1mg's sole intention is to ensure that its consumers get information that is expert-reviewed, accurate and trustworthy. However, the information contained herein should NOT be used as a substitute for the advice of a qualified physician. The information provided here is for informational purposes only. This may not cover all possible side effects, drug interactions or warnings or alerts. Please consult your doctor and discuss all your queries related to any disease or medicine. We intend to support, not replace, the doctor-patient relationship.

References

  1. Furst DE, Ulrich RW, Varkey-Altamirano C. Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs, Disease Modifying Antirheumatic Drugs, Nonopioids Analgesics, & Drugs Used in Gout. In: Katzung BG, Masters SB, Trevor AJ, editors. Basic and Clinical Pharmacology. 11th ed. New Delhi, India: Tata McGraw Hill Education Private Limited; 2009. pp. 635-36.
  2. Grosser T, Smyth E, FitzGerald GA. Anti-Inflammatory, Antipyretic, and Analgesic Agents; Pharmacotherapy of Gout. In: Brunton LL, Chabner BA, Knollmann BC, editors. Goodman & Gilman’s: The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics. 12th ed. New York, New York: McGraw-Hill Medical; 2011. pp. 982-84.
  3. Briggs GG, Freeman RK, editors. A Reference Guide to Fetal and Neonatal Risk: Drugs in Pregnancy and Lactation. 10th ed. Philadelphia, PA: Wolters Kluwer Health; 2015. pp. 8-12.
  4. Paracetamol/Acetaminophen. San Diego, CA: Cadence Pharmaceuticals, Inc; 1951 [revised Nov. 2010]. [Accessed 02 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  5. Chaves RG, Lamounier JA. Breastfeeding and maternal medications. J Pediatr (Rio J). 2004;80(5 Suppl):S189-S198. [Accessed 02 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  6. Central Drugs Standard Control Organisation (CDSCO). [Accessed 02 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link

Manufacturer/Marketer Address

49, Industrial Estate, P.O. Rayon & Silk Mills, Amritsar, Punjab 143001
Country of Origin: India
Expires on or after: January, 2021

A licensed vendor partner from your nearest location will deliver PYROCARE 150MG INJECTION. Once the pharmacy accepts your order, the details of the pharmacy will be shared with you. Acceptance of your order is based on the validity of your doctor's ℞ and the availability of this medicine.
MRP7.9  Get 15% OFF
Best Price
₹6.71
Valid only on the orders above ₹499
1 ml in 1 vial
Add To Cart
Additional offers
Paytm: Pay with Paytm and get cashback up to ₹500. Assured cashback of ₹20. Minimum order value ₹500. Valid only on your first Paytm transaction on 1mg. Valid till 31st October, 2020
Show more show_more

INDIA’S LARGEST HEALTHCARE PLATFORM

150M+
Visitors
25M+
Orders Delivered
1000+
Cities
Get the link to download App
Reliable

All products displayed on 1mg are procured from verified and licensed pharmacies. All labs listed on the platform are accredited

Secure

1mg uses Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) 128-bit encryption and is Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) compliant

Affordable

Find affordable medicine substitutes, save up to 50% on health products, up to 80% off on lab tests and free doctor consultations.

India's only LegitScript and ISO/IEC 27001 certified online healthcare platform
Know More About 1mgdownArrow
Access medical and health information

1mg provides you with medical information which is curated, written and verified by experts, accurate and trustworthy. Our experts create high-quality content about medicines, diseases, lab investigations, Over-The-Counter (OTC) health products, Ayurvedic herbs/ingredients, and alternative remedies.

Order medicines online

Get free medicine home delivery in over 1000 cities across India. You can also order Ayurvedic, Homeopathic and other Over-The-Counter (OTC) health products. Your safety is our top priority. All products displayed on 1mg are procured from verified and licensed pharmacies.

Book lab tests

Book any lab tests and preventive health packages from certified labs and get tested from the comfort of your home. Enjoy free home sample collection, view reports online and consult a doctor online for free.

Consult a doctor online

Got a health query? Consult doctors online from the comfort of your home for free. Chat privately with our registered medical specialists to connect directly with verified doctors. Your privacy is guaranteed.