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Flexon Strip Of 15 Tablets

Flexon Strip Of 15 Tablets

15 Tablet(s) in Strip
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Medical Description

Flexon tablet is manufactured by Aristo Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd. It is used to treat painful periods, dental pain, pain due to injury, sprain, fever, strain and post-operative pain. Flexon tablet contains a combination of ibuprofen and paracetamol as its active ingredients. It works by preventing the release of certain chemical messengers that cause fever, pain and inflammation.

A few other medicines that contain similar composition are Ibuflamar P 400mg tablet, Fenceta tablet, Ibugesic Plus tablet and Combiflam tablet.

Flexon should be taken as advised by the doctor and in the correct doses for the exact duration as prescribed. To avoid stomach problems, you can take this tablet with or after food. Do not skip a dose or consume more than that recommended by the doctor.

Flexon tablets should be used for short-term management of pain and fever. If there is no improvement in your condition after 3-4 days, consult your doctor. You should not take more than 3 tablets of Flexon in any 24 hours. Inform your doctor about all the existing medicines and medical conditions before starting with Tab Flexon.


Product Summary

Offer Price₹27.63
You Save₹3.77 (12% on MRP)
ContainsIbuprofen(400.0 Mg) + Paracetamol / Acetaminophen(325.0 Mg)
UsesPain, inflammation, fever
Side effectsNausea, headache, indigestion, vomiting
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Flexon tablet is used to treat headaches, stomach aches, muscle pain, joint pain, primary dysmenorrhea, fever and cold symptoms.

Contraindications of FLEXON STRIP OF 15 TABLETS

  • If you are allergic to ibuprofen, paracetamol or any other ingredients of Flexon tablet.
  • If you have a history of an allergic reaction due to painkillers like aspirin, etc..
  • If you are taking medicines containing paracetamol, ibuprofen or other pain medicines.
  • If you have a history of ulcers or bleeding in the digestive tract.
  • If you have an active clotting disorder or disorder related to the blood supply to the brain.
  • If you are experiencing fluid loss (due to vomiting, diarrhoea, or not drinking enough fluids).
  • If you have kidney or liver function problems.
  • If you are pregnant (last trimester), it should not be given to children under 12 years of age (<40kgs).

Side effects of FLEXON STRIP OF 15 TABLETS

  • Stomach pain
  • Diarrhoea
  • Vomiting
  • Dizziness
  • Bloating
  • Constipation

Precautions and Warnings of FLEXON STRIP OF 15 TABLETS



Can I take the Flexon tablet during pregnancy?
Flexon tablets should be avoided during pregnancy and should not be used in the third trimester of pregnancy. Women who are trying to conceive and taking fertility treatment should avoid the medicine.

Breast Feeding

Can I take the Flexon tablet while breastfeeding?
It passes into breast milk in low concentrations and may not be harmful to the breastfed baby. It is used for short durations and at the lowest possible dose if you are breastfeeding the baby.


Can I drive after consuming the Flexon tablet?
If you experience dizziness, drowsiness, fatigue and visual disturbances after taking the Flexon tablet, then avoid driving.


Can I consume alcohol with Flexon tablet?
Avoid consuming alcohol along with Flexon tablet.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are an elderly person.
  • You may have high blood pressure or heart, kidney or liver diseases.
  • Experience stomach bleeding and ulcers after taking medicine.
  • You have a history of or suffer from asthma & nasal allergy.
  • You may suffer from an immune disorder, where your immune system acts against the body tissues.
  • You may have a hereditary disorder like G6PD deficiency or porphyria (blood disorders).
  • If an alcoholic or recently had surgery.
  • If you are trying to conceive, you should discontinue the medicine.
  • You may develop skin allergies like rashes, itching, bumps, blisters, etc.
  • Flexon tablets must not be used in children below 12 years of age.

Directions for Use of FLEXON STRIP OF 15 TABLETS

Swallow this tablet with a full glass of water. This medicine can be taken with or without meals but if you have a sensitive stomach, it should preferably be taken with meals.

Storage and disposal of FLEXON STRIP OF 15 TABLETS

  • Store this medicine below 30°C.
  • Keep this medicine out of reach of children and pets.


  • It is advised to not consume alcohol when taking Flexon Tablet as it may result in excessive drowsiness and increase the risk of liver damage. Also, avoid taking any other medicine that contains parac...
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  • Flexon Tablets may have side effects such as dry mouth, dizziness, and constipation. Long-term use of painkillers can lead to kidney damage as they lower the body's prostaglandin levels, which are imp...
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  • Individuals with allergies to its components, a history of stomach ulcers, heart failure, high blood pressure, or liver/kidney disease should avoid taking it.
  • Dizziness, tiredness, and vision disturbances may occur after taking this medicine. If you experience any such effects, it is recommended that you avoid driving, operating heavy machinery, or performi...
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  • Flexon tablets should be taken with food to minimise side effects like stomach discomfort.



An overdoes of Flexon tablet can give you symptoms like headache, stomach upset, dizziness, light-headedness and unconsciousness. If you think you have taken too much of this medicine, contact your do...
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Missed a Dose

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

Mode of Action of FLEXON STRIP OF 15 TABLETS

How Does It Work?

  • Ibuprofen is a pain-relieving medicine that reduces the production of certain chemicals within the body that are responsible for pain and inflammation and thus helps in relieving inflammation and pain...
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  • Paracetamol is an antipyretic and an analgesic. It acts on the brain and blocks certain chemical messengers in the brain that tell us that we have pain. It also acts as a centre responsible for contro...
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Interactions of FLEXON STRIP OF 15 TABLETS

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines affect the way Flexon tablet works or Flexon tablet itself reduces the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Inform the doctor about the medicines, supplements or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid possible interactions.
  • If taking medicines to treat high blood pressure, heart failure, high/abnormal cholesterol levels, blood thinners, anti-infectives, anti-diabetics, anti-asthmatics, pain killers, immunomodulatory medi...
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  • There is a risk of bleeding if taking medicines to thin the blood like warfarin and coumarin.
  • Increased risk of fits if taking the medicine with antibiotics like levofloxacin and ciprofloxacin.

Content Details


Dr. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD


Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


Q: Is Flexon tablet addictive?

A: No, Flexon medicine is not addictive but avoid taking it too often or giving the medicine if anyone else has the same condition as you.

Q: Why do painkillers cause gastrointestinal bleeding?

A: Painkillers irritate or damage the linings of the stomach, which causes stomach bleeding. This leads to the formation of ulcers or perforation. However, this does not occur in normal doses and is especially a concern if taking painkillers for a prolonged period or using them more than regularly. Gastrointestinal bleeding, ulcers and perforation are higher with higher doses.

Q: What is Flexon tablet used for?

A: Flexon tablet is a pain-relieving medicine. It is used for relieving various types of pain and reducing fever.

Q: When should I take Flexon tablet?

A: Take Flexon medicine as instructed by the doctor. It must be taken with meals to avoid an upset stomach. It is advised to take medicine only if you experience pain and fever.

Q: Is Flexon tablet useful for a toothache?

A: Yes, Flexon tablet can be used for relieving dental pain.

Q: Can Flexon be used for stomach pain?

A: Yes, Flexon tablets can be used for relieving stomach pain. However, before taking this medicine for stomach pain, it is essential to understand the cause of stomach pain as it could be due to multiple reasons such as due to infection, inflammation, ulcer, indigestion, etc.

Q: Can Flexon tablet be used for dengue?

A: No, Flexon tablets may not be effective for the treatment of dengue. Dengue is a viral disease transmitted via infected mosquitoes. Flexon tablets may not help control infection. If you have dengue, seek immediate medical help.

Q: Is Flexon tablet effective for throat infection?

A: Flexon tablet is not an antibiotic medicine. Hence, it is not effective in controlling infections. Consult your doctor and take appropriate anti-infective medicine.

Q: Can Flexon be taken empty stomach?

A: Flexon should be taken after a meal or snack or with a drink of milk or as advised by the doctor. It will be less likely to upset your stomach if taken with meals.

Q: How many Flexon can be taken in a day?

A: You should take Flexon at the exact dose and frequency told by the doctor. Ideally, it should not be taken more than 4 times a day and keep at least 4 hours gap between doses.

Q: How long does it take for Flexon to work?

A: Flexon starts showing its effect within 30-60 minutes after its consumption. However, it may vary depending on the dose and how you respond to the medicine.

Q: Is Flexon an antibiotic?

A: No, Flexon is not an antibiotic medicine. It is a pain-relieving medicine that is used for relieving pain associated with various forms of arthritis, backache, surgical pain, pain due to sprain, strain and injury, dental pain and pain during menses.

Q: Is Flexon harmful?

A: Flaxon is usually found to be safe and widely prescribed to patients. However, it might not be suitable for individuals. Inform your doctor if you are suffering from any other disease or condition or already taking any medicine.

Q: What type of medicine is Flexon?

A: Flexon is a painkiller. It is comprised of ibuprofen and paracetamol. They work together and reduce pain intensity in patients.

Q: Can we take Flexon tablet for period pain?

A: Yes, Flexon tablet can be used for relieving period pain.

Q: Is Flexon tablet suitable for headaches?

A: Yes, you can take Flexon tablet for headaches. However, it is advised to consult a doctor before taking this medicine for headaches.

Q: Is Flexon a muscle relaxant?

A: No, Flexon is not a muscle relaxant. It is a normal painkiller medicine used to treat many conditions such as headache, muscle pain, pain during periods, toothache and joint pain.

Q: Flexon vs Combiflam, are they the same?

A: Yes, the active ingredients in Flexon and Combiflam are a combination of ibuprofen and paracetamol. They are both used to relieve pain and reduce fever. Flexon and Combiflam are thus comparable in terms of active ingredients and general indications. However, differences in the specific formulations, dosages, and additional inactive ingredients used in each medication may still exist. It is always best to seek personalised advice from a healthcare professional or chemist to ensure safe and appropriate use.

Q: Flexon vs Dolo, which one is better painkiller?

A: Both these medicines contain different active ingredients and have a distinct mechanism of action. Based on your condition your doctor will prescribe suitable medicine for you, avoid self medication.

Q: Flexon vs Calpol, are these same?

A: No, these are two different painkiller medicines. Flexon tablet contains a combination of ibuprofen and paracetamol, whereas Calpol tablet has paracetamol as its active ingredient.
Last Updated on: 18 April 2024 | 11:45 AM (IST)

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