Zoftadol 50 mg Capsule


Overview

Uses of Zoftadol Capsule

Zoftadol 50 mg Capsule is used for moderate to severe pain.

Zoftadol Capsule side effects

Common
  • Dizziness
  • Sleepiness
  • Vomiting
  • Nausea
  • Constipation

How to use Zoftadol Capsule

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. Zoftadol 50 mg Capsule may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Zoftadol Capsule works

Zoftadol 50 mg Capsule is an opoid analgesic (pain reliever) which works by blocking transmission of pain signals to the brain to lower pain perception.

Zoftadol Capsule related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Zoftadol 50 mg Capsule may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Zoftadol 50 mg Capsule 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
Zoftadol 50 mg Capsule is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Consult a doctor immediately if the baby shows signs of increased sleepiness (more than usual), difficulty breastfeeding, breathing problems, or limpness.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Zoftadol 50 mg Capsule may cause side effects such as drowsiness and blurred vision. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Zoftadol 50 mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Zoftadol 50 mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Zoftadol 50 mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Zoftadol 50 mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Zoftadol Capsule?

If you miss a dose of Zoftadol 50 mg Capsule, 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.
Zoftadol 50 mg Capsule
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Expert Advice

  • Use only for severe acute pain for not more than 5 days.
  • Prolonged use may result in physical and psychological dependence even at recommended dosages.
  • Avoid driving or using machinery if you feel dizzy after taking Zoftadol 50 mg Capsule.
  • It is better to take with food to avoid an upset stomach.
  • Your doctor may adjust your dose if you have liver or kidney disease.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Zoftadol with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Imi-CI
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Norma
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Zuroxy
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Indizole, Itraspan, Itzo
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Stoin
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Shinosun
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Imirise
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Migsun
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Leparox, Prx
SERIOUS
Brand(s): R Zep
SERIOUS

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Zoftadol

Moderate to severe pain on elbows of both hands including fingers also. Iam diabetic from last 12 years but in control last week My Hb1ac Are 7
Dr. Akshat Goel
Bone & Joint Specialist
Uric acid level is raisedApply Dynapar QPS spray and take Tab Zerodol-SP twice daily and Tab Flotrip-forte twice daily for 5 days and Tab Febustat 80mg once daily for 2 weeksDrink plenty of water
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FAQs

Q. Is Zoftadol narcotic / NSAID/ opioid?

Zoftadol belongs to a class of medications called opiate (narcotic) which is used to treat moderate to severe pain

Q. Is Zoftadol banned in India?

Zoftadol is available in India as prescription drug

Q. Are Zoftadol/ tramazac/ tramazac co 37.5/ tramacep safe?

Zoftadol. tramazac/ tramazac co 37.5/ tramacep are relatively safe drug if used in prescribed dose for prescribed duration as advised by your doctor

Q. Does tramadol contain morphine/ codeine/ hydrocodone/ aspirin/ Tylenol?

Tramadol does not contain morphine/ codeine/ hydrocodone/ aspirin/ Tylenol. It belongs to a class of medications called opiate (narcotic) which is used to treat moderate to severe pain

Q. Is Zoftadol addictive?

Yes, it may cause physical and physiological addiction. Always consult your doctor before taking this medication.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 8th Mar 2017.
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