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Flexon Strip Of 15 Tablets

Flexon Strip Of 15 Tablets

By ARISTO PHARMACEUTICALS PVT LTD
15 Tablet(s) in Strip
22.36*
MRP 26.30
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Medical Description

Flexon tablet is a pain-relieving medicine. It is used to provide symptomatic relief from pain. Flexon is used to treat various forms of arthritis, backache, surgical pain, sprain, strain and injury,

dental pain and pain during menses. It also helps in reducing fever. This medicine contains a combination of ibuprofen and paracetamol as its active ingredients. Our body releases certain chemicals during pain and inflammation that causes the sensation of pain, swelling and inflammation. Flexon inhibits the action of these chemicals and eases pain sensation and swelling. Flexon should be taken as advised by the doctor and in the correct doses for the exact duration as prescribed. You can take this tablet with or after having your food to avoid stomach problems. 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.

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Product Summary

Offer Price₹22.36
You Save₹3.94 (15% on MRP)
ContainsIbuprofen(400.0 Mg) + Paracetamol / Acetaminophen(325.0 Mg)
UsesPain, inflammation, fever
Side effectsNausea, headache, indigestion, vomiting
TherapyANALGESIC/ANTIPYRETIC
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Check more medicines with composition as Ibuprofen(400.0 Mg) + Paracetamol / Acetaminophen(325.0 Mg)
uses

Uses of FLEXON STRIP OF 15 TABLETS

For short term treatment of various painful conditions such as arthritis, painful periods, dental pain, pain due to injury, sprain, strain and post-operative pain. It is also used for fever.
contraindications

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 pain killers like aspirin, etc.
  • If you are taking medicines containing paracetamol or 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 a fluid loss (due to vomiting, diarrhoea or not drinking enough fluids).
  • If you have a kidney or liver function problems.
  • If you are pregnant (last trimester), it should not be given to children under 12 years of age (<40kgs).
sideEffects

Side effects of FLEXON STRIP OF 15 TABLETS

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

Precautions and Warnings of FLEXON STRIP OF 15 TABLETS

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take the Flexon tablet during pregnancy?
A:
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.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take the Flexon tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
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.
driving

Driving

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

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Flexon tablet?
A:
Avoid consuming alcohol along with Flexon tablet.
otherGeneralWarnings

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.
  • You are trying to conceive, you should discontinue the medicine.
  • You may develop skin allergies like rashes, itching, bumps, blisters, etc.
  • Flexon tablet must not be used in children below 12 years of age.
directionsForUse

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.
storageAndDisposal

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.
dosage

Dosage of FLEXON STRIP OF 15 TABLETS

Overdose

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.
modeOfAction

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

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

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 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 pain killers cause gastrointestinal bleeding?

A: Pain killers irritate or damage linings of the stomach which causes stomach bleeding. This lead formation of ulcers or perforation. However, this does not occur in normal doses and is especially a concern if taking pain killers for a prolonged period or using them more than regular. 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 to reduce 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 the 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: Flexon tablet vs combiflam, What's the difference?

A: Flexon and combiflam both are pain-relieving medicine containing a combination of paracetamol and ibuprofen.

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 for 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 in exact doss 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 headache?

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

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.
Last Updated on: 10 August 2022 | 11:39 AM (IST)
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