Safecort 5mg Tablet

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Composition for Safecort 5mg Tablet

Primarily used for

Fever, Headache, Pain during menstruation
Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
5.45
₹0.55/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Safecort Tablet

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Uses of Safecort Tablet

Safecort 5mg Tablet is used in fever, headache, pain during menstruation, arthralgia, myalgia, dental pain and post operative pain.
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Side effects of Safecort Tablet

Common

Allergic reaction.

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How to use Safecort 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. It is better to take Safecort 5mg Tablet with food.

How Safecort Tablet works

Safecort 5mg tablet is an analgesic (pain reliever) and antipyretic (fever reducer). It blocks the release of certain chemical messengers in the brain that is responsible for pain and fever.

In Depth Information on Safecort Tablet

Expert advice for Safecort Tablet

  • Safecort is a very safe and well-tolerated medicine for short term use.
  • Taking high dose of Safecort can cause serious liver damage.
  • Inform your doctor if you have a liver disease. Your dose may need to be adjusted.
  • Avoid excess intake of alcohol when taking Safecort, together they can affect your liver.
  • Immediately inform your doctor or contact a hospital emergency if you have taken an overdose of Safecort and you are feeling unwell.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Safecort 5mg Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Paracetamol with alcohol can cause liver damage.
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Pregnancy
SAFE
Safecort 5mg Tablet is safe to use during pregnancy.

Adequate and well-controlled human studies have shown low or no risk.
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Lactation
SAFE
Safecort 5mg 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.
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Driving
SAFE
Safecort 5mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
Safecort 5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Safecort 5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

However, Safecort 5mg Tablet contains paracetamol which is considered the safest painkiller for kidney disease patients.
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Liver
CAUTION
Safecort 5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Safecort 5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

However, the use of Safecort 5mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease and active liver disease.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Twinease 200mg Tablet, Nyci 100mg Tablet, Niq 200mg Tablet DT, Hilid P Suspension

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Safecort 5mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Paracetamol

Q. Can I take Safecort with vitamin B complex?
Yes, Safecort 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. Safecort helps to relieve pain and vitamin B-complex corrects the deficiency that might be causing your symptoms.
No, Safecort 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 Safecort as compared to other pain killers.
Q. Can I take Safecort with fexofenadine?
Yes, Safecort 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 Safecort helps to relieve pain or fever.
Q. Can I take Safecort with warfarin?
Safecort 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, Safecort 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 Safecort with tamsulosin?
Safecort 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 Safecort with cetirizine?
Yes, Safecort 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 Safecort helps to relieve pain or fever.
Q. Can I take Safecort with ibuprofen?
Yes, Safecort 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.
Safecort 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 Safecort. Symptoms of an allergy include swelling of the face, mouth, and throat, shortness of breath, urticaria, red rash, and severe itching. Stop taking Safecort if you have such symptoms and immediately consult your doctor.
Q. How beneficial is to use Safecort with diclofenac?
Safecort and Diclofenac might be given together in case of fever and pain. Safecort 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, Safecort 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 Safecort with aceclofenac?
Yes, Safecort can be given with aceclofenac for fever and pain. Safecort 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.
Safecort 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 Safecort with codeine?
Safecort 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, Safecort does not help in the relief of cough but it can help in relieving associated fever and body aches.
Q. Does Safecort contain alcohol?
No, Safecort does not contain any alcohol.
Q. Can I take Safecort with amoxicillin?
Safecort and amoxicillin can be taken together. Amoxicillin is an antibiotic and is used to treat bacterial infections. Safecort 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.
Safecort 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 Safecort.
Safecort 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 Safecort with erythromycin?
Safecort and Erythromycin can be taken together. Erythromycin is an antibiotic and is used to treat bacterial infections. Safecort 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.
Safecort 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 Safecort with metronidazole?
Safecort 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 Safecort with homeopathic medicine as there is no information available on this.
Q. Is it safe to take Safecort with Tramadol?
Yes, Safecort 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 Safecort with Azithromycin?
Safecort and Azithromycin can be taken together. Azithromycin is an antibiotic and is used to treat bacterial infections. Safecort 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 Safecort with Naproxen?
Yes, Safecort 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 Safecort 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. Safecort 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 Safecort interact with vitamin C?
Vitamin C can be taken with Safecort. However, vitamin C increases the blood levels of other drugs similar to Safecort, so it is advised to talk to your doctor if you have to take both these medicines for a long-term.
Overdose of Safecort 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. What is the difference between Safecort and Ibuprofen?
Both Safecort and ibuprofen help to relieve mild to moderate pain and fever. Ibuprofen also helps to decrease redness and swelling because of the anti-inflammatory action while Safecort has no anti-inflammatory action. But the use of Safecort is much safer as it causes fewer side effects like stomach upset, ulcers, and bleeding than Ibuprofen.
Q. Can I take Safecort with hyoscine?
Yes, Safecort and hyoscine can be taken together. Hyoscine is used to relieve pain and cramps of the stomach, gut, urinary bladder and urinary tract while Safecort 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 Safecort with Betahistine?
Safecort can be taken with Betahistine. There are no reported drug-drug interactions or harmful effects when they are used together.
Q. Can I take Safecort with rabeprazole?
Safecort and Rabeprazole can be taken together. Rabeprazole is used to prevent Safecort (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.
Safecort helps to relieve mild to moderate pain and fever and has no effect on inflammation or swelling while Aspirin acts as a blood thinner in low doses and is helpful to prevent heart attacks and stroke and in higher doses, it relieves mild to moderate pain, fever, and inflammation.
Q. How beneficial is to take urofollitropin alpha with Safecort?
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 Safecort.
Q. Can vitamin D be taken safely with Safecort?
Yes, vitamin D can be taken with Safecort. Patients with osteoarthritis who are on vitamin D and calcium may need to take Safecort for the relief of any associated pain. No drug-drug interactions or any harmful effects have been reported.
Q. Can I take clindamycin with Safecort?
Safecort and Clindamycin can be taken together. Clindamycin is an antibiotic and is used to treat bacterial infections. Safecort 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 Safecort for a long time and above recommended doses can cause liver damage ranging from abnormal liver tests to liver failure. If you are taking Safecort 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.
Safecort is considered the safest painkiller to take for people with hepatitis for mild to moderate pain and fever. However, Safecort is metabolized in the liver, so, consult your doctor before taking Safecort 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 Safecort. 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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