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Acepara Tab

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By AUSPI MEDICAMENTS
10 Tablet(s) in Strip

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molecules
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Aceclofenac(100.0 Mg) + Paracetamol / Acetaminophen(500.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANALGESIC/ANTIPYRETIC

Medical Description

Acepara Tab is used for the management of pain, swelling and inflammation. It is a combination of medicine containing aceclofenac and paracetamol. You should take this medicine for prescribed duratio...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
    References
uses

Uses of Acepara Tab

  • Acepara Tab is useful in relieving pain and swelling associated with bones and joints in conditions such as arthritis, spondylitis and low back pain.
  • It is also useful in gynaecological pain, toothache, headache, pain and swelling in the ear, nose and throat.
contraindications

Contraindications of Acepara Tab

  • If you are allergic to aceclofenac, paracetamol, or any of the ingredients of Acepara Tab .
  • If you have a history of asthma, skin rashes, swelling & nasal congestion after taking painkillers.
  • If you have a history of or currently have stomach ulcers or bleeding in any part of the digestive tract.
  • If you have a heart failure problem, high blood pressure, liver or kidney-related problem.
  • If you are pregnant, this medicine should not be taken, especially in the third trimester of pregnancy.
sideEffects

Side effects of Acepara Tab

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Stomach pain
  • Indigestion
  • Constipation
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Acepara Tab

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take the Acepara Tab during pregnancy?
A:
It is unsafe to take the Acepara Tab during pregnancy, as it can lead to birth defects in the growing foetus. Hence, it should not be taken by a pregnant woman. Taking this medicine during pregnancy can cause defects in the baby's heart, delay labour and increase the risk of bleeding in the mother and baby.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Acepara Tab while breastfeeding?
A:
It is advisable not to take this medicine during breastfeeding, as components of Acepara Tab can pass in breast milk and produce undesirable effects in the breastfed baby.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Acepara Tab ?
A:
It is advisable not to drive or use machines when you have taken Acepara Tab , as it may cause dizziness.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Acepara Tab ?
A:
It is advisable to avoid the consumption of alcohol while taking the Acepara Tab . Discuss with your doctor if you drink too often.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have a kidney or liver problem or blood clotting disorder.
  • You have a bleeding problem in the stomach, ulcers in the intestine (perforation) or Crohn's disease.
  • You have asthma, as this medicine can worsen the symptoms of asthma.
  • You have an autoimmune disease called systemic lupus erythematosus.
  • You are an alcoholic, as concomitant use of this medicine can damage the liver.
  • You experience skin rashes & lesions after taking Acepara Tab .
  • You are an elderly patient or taking water pills or have kidney disorders; this medicine can increase the risk of kidney failure. Your doctor may ask you to do renal function tests for the same.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Acepara Tab

How Does It Work?

Acepara Tab works by interfering with the production of a chemical called prostaglandins, which is responsible for swelling and pain. Paracetamol is also known to increase the pain threshold, and hen...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Acepara Tab

Acepara Tab should be consumed as a whole with a sufficient amount of water. It can be taken with food or after food.
interactions

Interactions of Acepara Tab

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Acepara Tab works, or this medicine itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements, or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction.
  • Other medicines containing paracetamol should not be taken along with Acepara Tab , as there is an increased risk of liver damage.
  • Acepara Tab can interfere with the blood pressure-lowering action of medicines used to treat high blood pressure.
  • Medicines like water pills, digoxin (used for heart conditions), ciclosporin & tacrolimus (used to modify immune response) if taken along can lead to kidney problems and hence should be used cautiousl...
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  • There is an increase in the risk of getting stomach ulcers or bleeding when Acepara Tab is taken along with steroids.
  • There is a risk of bleeding if Acepara Tab is taken along with blood thinners such as warfarin.
  • You may experience fits and seizures if you are taking this medicine with antibiotics like levofloxacin, ciprofloxacin.
  • Antidiabetic medicines, if taken along with Acepara Tab , be cautious about symptoms of low glucose levels like sweating, anxiety, fast heartbeat, hunger pangs.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Acepara Tab

  • Store Acepara Tab s in a cool and dry place and away from light.
  • Keep it away from the sight and reach children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Acepara Tab

Overdose

Symptoms of overdose of Acepara Tab are headache, nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, diarrhoea, dizziness, low blood pressure and fits. If you think you have taken too much of this medicine, then contac...
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Missed a Dose

If you missed any dose of Acepara Tab , then take it as soon as you remember. If it's time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dose schedule. Do not take a dou...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Any precautions do I need to take before taking Acepara Tab ?

  • Yes, tell your doctor if you are taking any other medicine for pain, fever or arthritis.
  • Take this medicine only for the duration as prescribed by your doctor. Never take more than the prescribed dose, as it can result in an overdose.
  • Be cautious about stomach pain, blood in vomit, dark stools; these could be signs of bleeding in your stomach or intestine. Immediately stop taking medicine and inform your doctor.

Q: Can I take paracetamol with Acepara Tab ?

A: Acepara Tab already contains paracetamol and aceclofenac. Do not take additional paracetamol. If your pain is not relieved, then consult your doctor, as the doctor may increase the dose or add another medicine based on your condition.

Q: Is Acepara Tab a painkiller?

A: Yes, Acepara Tab is a painkiller. It contains paracetamol and aceclofenac, which has pain-relieving actions.

Q: Can I take Acepara Tab with antibiotics?

A: Acepara Tab may interact with a few of the antibiotics and produce an altered response. Consult your doctor for detailed information as to which antibiotic you are referring to.
Last Updated on: 12 May 2021 | 04:06 PM (IST)
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