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Chymocad Strip Of 10 Tablets

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By ZYDUS CADILA HEALTHCARE LTD
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
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103.55
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Aceclofenac(100.0 Mg) + Paracetamol / Acetaminophen(325.0 Mg)
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Therapeutic classification
Analgesic

Medical Description

{{name}} contains Trypsin-Chymotrypsin. These are enzymes that help to improve the digestion and absorption of protein and essential nutrients in the body. They reduce pain, redness and swelling associated with any post-operative and infected wounds. {{name}} improve circulation and promote faster wound healing. Avoid {{name}} if you have a history of allergy, liver or kidney problems. Pregnant women and breastfeeding mothers should take this medicine only after consulting their doctors.
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Uses of Chymocad Strip Of 10 Tablets

{{name}} is an anti-inflammatory medicine that is useful in reducing the pain, swelling and also helps in quick healing of post-operative wounds, traumas and injuries of tissues.

Contraindications of Chymocad Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • If you are allergic to Trypsin-chymotrypsin or any other ingredients of this medicine.
  • If you have problems with your liver or kidney.
  • If you have a condition of increased eye pressure.
  • If you have peptic ulcers. (ulcers in the stomach and intestine)

Side effects of Chymocad Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Diarrhoea
  • Shortness of breath (rare)
  • Skin rash or itching (rare)
  • Stomach pain or discomfort

Precautions and Warnings of Chymocad Strip Of 10 Tablets

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take {{name}} during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited information about the use of {{name}} during human pregnancy. You should consult your doctor if you are pregnant or think you may be pregnant or are planning to have a child before starting this medicine.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take {{name}} while breastfeeding?
A:
It is unknown if {{name}} passes into human milk. Hence, you should not breastfeed while taking this medicine. You should consult your doctor before using this medicine during breastfeeding.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed {{name}}?
A:
There is limited information about the effects of {{name}} on driving but if you do not feel well or are unable to be alert, you should avoid driving.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with {{name}}?
A:
{{name}} may interact with alcohol, so avoid consuming alcohol while you are on treatment.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have liver and kidney problems.
  • You have blood clotting issues, as this medicine may interfere with it.
  • You develop an allergic reaction after taking this medicine as rarely this medicine may cause an allergic reaction (itching, shortness of breath, swelling of the lips or throat).

Mode of Action of Chymocad Strip Of 10 Tablets

How Does It Work?

  • {{name}} contains enzymes (Trypsin-chymotrypsin) that help is digestion and absorption of required protein in the stomach. Thus, it helps in reducing inflammation and helps in preventing infections.
  • They improve and restore the blood circulation, improves swelling, pain and fasten the recovery of the wound. They aid in the proper digestion of food and decrease the chances of stomach pain, gas and indigestion. It helps in the absorption of essential nutrients in bedridden patients.
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Directions for Use of Chymocad Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Take {{name}} as a whole, with water, 30 minutes before food or as told by your doctor.
  • Do not break or chew the medicine and take it regularly and without fail.
  • Do not consume it more than that prescribed by your doctor.

Interactions of Chymocad Strip Of 10 Tablets

Interactions with other medicines

  • Concomitant use of {{name}}s along with medicines used to prevent clotting of blood like Clopidogrel, Warfarin and Heparin should be avoided as it can increase the risk of bleeding.
  • This medicine, when taken along with antibiotics like Penicillin and Chloramphenicol, may increase the risk of severe side effects. (nausea, vomiting, stomach upset and diarrhoea).
  • This medicine may interact with other medicines including herbal medicines. Thus, they should be used cautiously.

Storage and disposal of Chymocad Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Store {{name}} at room temperature in a cool and dry place.
  • Keep this medicine out of sight and reach of children and pets.
  • Do not use this tablet after the expiry date has passed.

Dosage of Chymocad Strip Of 10 Tablets

Overdose

In case of an overdose, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

Missing a dose of {{name}} may reduce the effectiveness of the treatment. If you missed any dose of medicine, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it's time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dose schedule. Do not take a double dose of medicine to compensate for the missed one.
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
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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: Can I take {{name}} with other antibiotics?

A: {{name}} may increase the level of antibiotics (penicillin, chloramphenicol, etc.) in the body. The side effects of these medicines might increase and you may experience symptoms like diarrhoea, nausea, vomiting, mouth pain, headache, confusion, fever, etc. Hence, you should not take any medicine without consulting your doctor.

Q: Why should I stop taking {{name}} medicine before surgery?

A: {{name}} interferes with the clotting system of blood in the body which may lead to increase chances of bleeding during surgery. To avoid such a fatal situation, your doctor may advise stopping this medicine 2 weeks before the surgical procedure.

Q: Is {{name}} a painkiller?

A: Yes, {{name}} is a painkiller.

Q: Is {{name}} safe for use in lactation?

A: There is limited information about the use of {{name}} in lactation. Hence, it is unknown if this medicine is present in breast milk. Thus, you should consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Q: Is {{name}} a steroid?

A: No, {{name}} is not a steroid.

Q: I have undergone surgery on my facial bones. Why has my doctor prescribed {{name}}?

A: {{name}} helps in improving circulation around the surgical wounds and prevents the chances of infection, redness and swelling. Thus, it helps in faster healing of the stitching site.

Q: How does {{name}} work?

A: {{name}} contains enzymes Trypsin and Chymotrypsin. They break down the protein in the stomach and help in smooth absorption. These protein helps in faster healing of wounds and helps to reduce the redness, swelling of infected wounds. It helps in improving wounds associate with the caesarian section, infected stitches, pelvic inflammatory disease, tooth removal, surgeries of face bones, fractures and sprains.

Q: Is {{name}} an antibiotic?

A: No, {{name}} is not an antibiotic.

Q: How to take {{name}}?

A: Take {{name}} in dose and frequency exactly prescribed by your doctor. Never share it with anyone for similar problems. Take the whole tablet with water, preferably half an hour before a meal. Do not break or chew it.
Last Updated on: 30 Oct 2020 | 04:33 PM (IST)
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The information provided herein is accurate, updated and complete as per the best practices of the Company. Please note that this information should not be treated as a replacement for physical medical consultation or advice. We do not guarantee the accuracy and the completeness of the information so provided. The absence of any information and/or warning to any drug shall not be considered and assumed as an implied assurance of the Company. We do not take any responsibility for the consequences arising out of the aforementioned information and strongly recommend you for a physical consultation in case of any queries or doubts. Please click here for detailed T&C.
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