Flucold Tablet

Flucold Tablet

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10 Tablet(s) in Strip
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MRP 37.00
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Medical Description

Flucold tablet is a combination medicine. It is used for the treatment of common cold and cough associated with fever. It helps in relieving fever, cough, nasal congestion and allergic symptoms of nos...
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ContainsChlorpheniramine / Chlorphenamine(2.0 Mg),Phenylephrine(10.0 Mg),Paracetamol / Acetaminophen(500.0 Mg)
UsesCough, cold, fever
Side effectsRapid heartbeat, headache, palpitations, dizziness, weakness
ClassificationCOUGH COLD PREPARATION
Check more medicines with composition as Chlorpheniramine / Chlorphenamine(2.0 Mg) + Phenylephrine(10.0 Mg) + Paracetamol / Acetaminophen(500.0 Mg)

Uses of Flucold Tablet

Flucold tablet is used to treat cough, cold along with fever.

Contraindications of Flucold Tablet

  • If you are allergic to Paracetamol, Chlorpheniramine and Phenylephrine or any of the ingredients of Flucold tablet.
  • If you have high blood pressure or heart disorder, thyroid problem or difficulty in urination due to enlarged prostate.
  • If you are pregnant or breastfeeding.

Side effects of Flucold Tablet

There are very rare chances of getting side effects with Flucold tablet. However, you may experience rapid heartbeat, headache, palpitations, dizziness, weakness and nausea.

Precautions and Warnings of Flucold Tablet

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Flucold tablet during pregnancy?
A:
A pregnant woman should take Flucold tablet only if prescribed by a doctor. Your doctor will tell you about the use of this medicine after assessing the benefits and need. Do not self medicate.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Flucold tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Flucold tablet should be taken while breastfeeding only under doctor's recommendation. Refrain from self-medication.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Flucold tablet?
A:
It is advised not to drive or operate any machinery after taking this medicine. Flucold tablet may cause sedation, thus avoid driving or using machines when you are on treatment with this tablet.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Flucold tablet?
A:
Avoid alcohol intake when taking this medicine.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You experience any skin rashes & allergic symptoms after taking this tablet, discontinue and consult a doctor.
  • You have a history of severe allergic reactions.
  • You are taking any other medicines containing paracetamol.
  • You have a kidney or liver problem.
  • You are suffering from diabetes mellitus or hyperthyroidism.
  • You have heart conditions such as high blood pressure or heart failure problems.
  • You have epilepsy and you experience frequent fits and tremors.
  • You are suffering from an eye condition of increased pressure inside your eyes called closed-angle glaucoma.

Mode of Action of Flucold Tablet

How Does It Work?

  • Flucold tablet works by the combined action of its three components- Paracetamol, Chlorpheniramine and Phenylephrine.
  • Paracetamol inhibits the synthesis of prostaglandins which is responsible for the pain and inflammation and also acts on heat-regulating centres and reduces body heat to control fever.
  • Chlorpheniramine acts by blocking the action of histamine, a natural substance produced by the body during an allergic reaction.
  • Phenylephrine is a vasoconstrictor, it shrinks or constricts the blood vessels in the nasal passage and improves congestion.

Directions for Use of Flucold Tablet

  • Flucold tablet should be taken as directed by your doctor. Swallow it whole with a glass of water.
  • It would be best if you take it at a fixed time for optimal results and you should not consume it more than that prescribed by your doctor.

Interactions of Flucold Tablet

Interactions with other medicines

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  • Other medicines containing Paracetamol or any topical decongestant containing Phenylephrine should not be used along with this medicine.
  • Discuss with your doctor about any other medicine, herbal preparation and supplements you are taking currently to avoid any possible interactions.

Storage and disposal of Flucold Tablet

  • Store Flucold tablets below 30⁰C in a cool and dry place.
  • Keep it out of reach of children and pets.

Dosage of Flucold Tablet

Overdose

If you think you have taken too much of Flucold and you are experiencing increased heartbeats, dizziness, nausea or palpitations, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

If you missed any dose of Flucold, take it as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take the next dose at the scheduled time. Do not take a double dos...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Is Flucold tablet safe for patients having high blood pressure?

A: Flucold tablet is not recommended for patients having high blood pressure. Consult a doctor immediately.

Q: Does tab Flucold cause drowsiness?

A: Yes, Flucold tablet can cause drowsiness, avoid driving or doing any work which requires concentration and attention.

Q: Can Flucold tablet be used for running nose?

A: Yes, Flucold tablet can be used for temporary relief from runny nose due to seasonal allergies.
Product Details
Brand
FLUCOLD
Expires on or After
30/10/2024
Last Updated on: 13 May 2022 | 03:43 PM (IST)
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