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Duact Strip Of 10 Tablets

By SH PHARMACEUTICALS PVT LTD
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
12.75*
MRP 15.00
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Duact Strip Of 10 Tablets Description

Duact Tablet is a pain-relieving medicine, used to manage mild-to-moderate pain associated with arthritis, spondylitis, sprains and strains, lower back pain, dental pain, post-operative pain and pain

ful menstruation. Duact Tablet contains a combination of ibuprofen and paracetamol. It should be taken as instructed by the doctor, in the correct doses and for the exact duration as prescribed. Duact Tablet should not be used in children below 12 years of age.

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Product Summary

Offer Price₹12.75
You Save₹2.25 (15% on MRP)
ContainsIbuprofen + Paracetamol
UsesPainkiller and fever
Side effectsDiarrhoea, stomach pain, vomiting, gas
TherapyANALGESIC/ANTIPYRETIC
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uses

Uses of Duact Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Duact Tablet is used to provide relief from mild to moderate pain & inflammation in various conditions such as joint pain or disorder (arthritis, spondylitis), migraine, headache, back pain, menstruat...
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contraindications

Contraindications of Duact Strip Of 10 Tablets

If you are allergic to ibuprofen, paracetamol or any ingredients of the Duact Tablet. If you have a history of an allergic reaction due to the use of painkillers like aspirin, etc. If you had or h...
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sideEffects

Side effects of Duact Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Stomach pain
  • Heartburn
  • Nausea
  • Indigestion
  • Diarrhoea
  • Vomiting
  • Gas
  • Constipation
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Duact Strip Of 10 Tablets

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Duact Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Duact Tablet should not be taken during pregnancy especially during 3rd trimester as it can hamper the growth of the fetus and can also cause heart and kidney-related problems in the baby. It can delay the labour and increase the duration as both mother and baby are at a risk of bleeding disorders if consumed by pregnant women. During 1st and 2nd trimester, this medicine should be used only if needed and prescribed by your doctor. Women who are trying to conceive and taking treatment for infertility should take this medicine only after consulting the doctor.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Duact Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Components of Duact Tablet passes in breast milk in low concentrations and may not be harmful to the breastfed baby. It can be used for short durations and at lowest possible dose if you are breastfeeding your baby. However, you should still inform your doctor if you are a breastfeeding mother.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Duact Tablet?
A:
You may experience tiredness and dizziness after taking Duact Tablet. Thus, it is advised not to drive if you experience these symptoms after taking this medicine.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Duact Tablet?
A:
You should avoid consuming alcohol along with Duact Tablet. It can increase the risk of liver disease and stomach bleeding.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You develop skin allergies like rashes, itching, papules, blisters, etc.
  • You are already taking other medicines containing paracetamol or ibuprofen.
  • You have high blood pressure or heart, kidney or liver diseases.
  • You have a hereditary disorder like G6PD deficiency or porphyria (blood disorders).
  • You are an alcoholic or recently had a major surgery.
  • You are an elderly person as there is risk of getting the side effects.
  • You may experience stomach bleeding and ulcers after taking this medicine.
  • You have inflammation or disorder of stomach or intestine.
  • You have a history of or suffering from asthma & nasal allergy.
  • You are suffering from an immune disorder, where your immune system acts against the body tissues such as systemic lupus erythematosus.
  • You are trying to conceive, you should discontinue this medicine.
  • You are on any medicine or supplement.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Duact Strip Of 10 Tablets

How Does It Work?

Duact Tablet acts by the combined action of ibuprofen and paracetamol. Both of these medicines have analgesic and anti-inflammatory actions. It works by interfering with the production of a chemical ...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Duact Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Swallow Duact Tablet with a full glass of water. This medicine can be taken with or without meals but if you have a sensitive stomach, it is preferably taken with meals.
interactions

Interactions of Duact Strip Of 10 Tablets

Interactions with other medicines

  • Other medicines containing paracetamol should not be consumed while taking Duact, as there is an increased risk of liver damage.
  • Some medicines can affect the way Duact Tablet 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.
  • Especially if you are taking medicines to treat high blood pressure, heart failure, high/abnormal cholesterol levels, blood thinners, anti-infectives, anti-diabetics, anti-asthmatics, pain killers, im...
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  • There is a risk of bleeding if you are taking medicines to thin the blood like warfarin and coumarin.
  • Increased risk of fits if you are taking this medicine with antibiotics like levofloxacin and ciprofloxacin.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Duact Strip Of 10 Tablets

Store this medicine below 30°C in a cool and dry place. Keep this medicine out of the reach of children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Duact Strip Of 10 Tablets

Overdose

  • An overdose of Duact Tablet can result in headache, nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, decreased appetite, yellowish skin coloration and diarrhoea. If you think you have taken too much of this medicine, ...
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Missed a Dose

Do not take a double dose if you have missed the dose. Take the next dose as soon as you remember. A minimum of 6 hour gap is recommended between 2 doses.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Is Duact Tablet addictive?

A: No, this medicine is not addictive but it is advised not to give this medicine if anyone else has the same condition like you.

Q: Is there anything else I need to know before taking Duact Tablet?

A: There should be a minimum 6-hour gap between 2 tablets of Duact Tablet and you should not take more than 3 tablets in 24 hours. This medicine should not be used in children below 12 years of age and who weigh less than 40 kg. (if >12 yrs old).

Q: Why do pain killers cause gastrointestinal bleeding?

A: Pain killers are known to work by interfaring with the production of a chemical called prostaglandins. Certain prostagladins helps in protecting the stomach lining from the corrosive effects of stomach acid, as well as playing a role in maintaining the natural, healthy condition of the stomach lining. Painkillers reduces the formation of prostaglandins thus can lead to gatrointestinal bleeding.

Q: Is Duact Tablet a painkiller?

A: Yes, Duact Tablet is a painkiller, used to reduce pain and inflammation in various conditions.
Product Details
Brand
DUACT
Expires on or After
02/03/2023

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Last Updated on: 26 Apr 2022 | 02:39 PM (IST)
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