Q. Is it safe to use Mapdol 325mg/37.5mg Tablet?
Yes, Mapdol 325mg/37.5mg Tablet is safe for most of the patients. However, in some patients it may cause common side effects like nausea, vomiting, constipation, weakness, dizziness, dryness in the mouth, sleepiness and other uncommon and rare side effects. Inform your doctor if you experience any persistent problem while taking this medication.
Q. Can I stop taking the medication when my pain is relieved?
Mapdol 325mg/37.5mg Tablet is usually recommended for short-term use and can be discontinued when your pain is relieved. However, it is advisable that it should be taken only as suggested by your doctor.
Q. Can the use of Mapdol 325mg/37.5mg Tablet cause constipation?
Yes, the use of Mapdol 325mg/37.5mg Tablet can cause constipation. To prevent constipation eat high-fiber foods like vegetables, fruits and cereals. Drink plenty of water. Exercise regularly by engaging in activities like swimming, jogging or take a short walk. Talk to your doctor about taking some medicines to treat constipation if this persists for a long time.
Q. Can the use of Mapdol 325mg/37.5mg Tablet cause dizziness?
Yes, the use of Mapdol 325mg/37.5mg Tablet can cause dizziness (feeling faint, weak, unsteady or lightheaded) in some patients. If you feel dizzy or lightheaded, it is better to rest for some time and resume once you feel better. Do not drive or use any machines.
Q. Can the use of Mapdol 325mg/37.5mg Tablet cause dry mouth?
Yes, the use of Mapdol 325mg/37.5mg Tablet can cause dry mouth. If you experience dry mouth, drink plenty of water. Take regular sips during the day and keep some water on the bedside at night. You may use some lip balm if your lips are also dry.
Q. Can the use of Mapdol 325mg/37.5mg Tablet cause damage to liver?
Mapdol 325mg/37.5mg Tablet is usually safe to use in the recommended dose. However, an overdose of Mapdol 325mg/37.5mg Tablet can damage your liver. Avoid drinking alcohol while taking this medicine, it may increase your risk of liver damage.
Q. Can I take a higher than the recommended dose of this medicine?
No, taking a higher than the recommended dose of Mapdol 325mg/37.5mg Tablet can increase the risks of side effects and liver damage. If you are experiencing increased severity of pain or if the pain is not relieved by the recommended doses, please consult your doctor for re-evaluation.
Q. What are the recommended storage conditions for Mapdol 325mg/37.5mg Tablet?
Keep this medicine in the container or the pack it came in, tightly closed. Store it according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children and other people.