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Flupixa 100mg Cap

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Medical Description

Flupixa Capsule is a painkiller containing Flupirtine as its active ingredient. It is used to treat acute and chronic pain like severe headache, painful periods, tumour pain, etc. Flupixa Capsule is n...
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ContainsFlupirtine(100.0 Mg)
UsesTo treat acute and chronic pain
Side effectsTiredness, headache, dizziness, nausea, vomiting, stomach pain
ClassificationANALGESIC
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Uses of Flupixa 100 MG

Flupixa Capsule is used for the treatment of acute and chronic pain such as pain after surgery or operation, severe headache, tumour pain, pain due to your posture, pain during menstruation, etc.

Contraindications of Flupixa 100 MG

  • If you are allergic to Flupirtine or any other ingredients of Flupixa Capsule.
  • If you have problems with your liver.
  • If you suffer from any brain disorder.
  • If you consume alcohol regularly.
  • If you suffer from any condition that causes muscle weakness.
  • If you are taking any medicines that may cause liver injury.

Side effects of Flupixa 100 MG

  • Tiredness
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Stomach pain
  • Diarrhoea
  • Gas

Precautions and Warnings of Flupixa 100 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take a Flupixa Capsule during pregnancy?
A:
  • Flupixa Capsule is not recommended for use during pregnancy as there is limited safety data available in pregnant women. If needed the doctor will prescribe this medicine by considering the benefits a...
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  • If you are pregnant, think you may be pregnant or are planning a pregnancy consult your doctor for advice before starting this medicine.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Flupixa Capsule while breastfeeding?
A:
  • Flupirtine passes into breast milk, hence Flupixa Capsule is not recommended during breastfeeding. Your doctor may give you this medicine only if it is needed and the advantage overweighs the risk.
  • You should consult your doctor before using this medicine during breastfeeding.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Flupixa Capsule?
A:
Flupixa Capsule may make you feel dizzy and sleepy, you should avoid driving if you do not feel well or are unable to be alert.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with a Flupixa Capsule?
A:
You should not consume alcohol while on treatment with a Flupixa Capsule.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have problems with your heart, liver or kidneys.
  • You develop any allergic reactions after taking the Flupixa Capsule.
  • You do not notice any improvement in your condition while on treatment.
  • You are taking blood thinners like warfarin, heparin.
  • You experience nausea, vomiting, stomach discomfort, loss of appetite, fatigue, dark urine, jaundice while on treatment, immediately contact your doctor.
  • You are above 65 years of age.
  • You should let the doctor or the laboratory person know that you are using a Flupixa Capsule while going for a lab test, as this medicine may interfere with the lab tests.
  • While on treatment, your doctor will frequently ask you to get your liver function test done.
  • Flupixa Capsule is not recommended for use in patients below the age of 18 years.

Mode of Action of Flupixa 100 MG

How Does It Work?

Flupirtine in the Flupixa Capsule works by blocking the release of certain chemical substances which are responsible for the sensation of pain.

Directions for Use of Flupixa 100 MG

Flupixa Capsule should be taken as directed by your doctor. Swallow it whole with a glass of water, do not cut, break or chew the medicine. It would be best if you took it at a fixed time for optimal ...
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Interactions of Flupixa 100 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Flupixa Capsule 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 like diazepam, carbamazepine, warfarin.

Storage and disposal of Flupixa 100 MG

  • Store Flupixa Capsules in a cool and dry place, protected from direct sunlight, moisture and heat.
  • Keep it away from children and pets.
  • Discard any unused medicine properly, do not flush in the toilet or throw it into the drain.

Dosage of Flupixa 100 MG

Overdose

Symptoms of overdose may include nausea, fatigue, dry mouth, drowsiness, unconsciousness, fast heartbeats. Seek medical attention in case you have consumed too much Flupixa Capsule.

Missed a Dose

If you missed any dose of Flupixa Capsule, 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 d...
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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: What is the use of Flupixa Capsule?

A: Flupixa Capsule is used for the treatment of acute and chronic pain such as pain after surgery or operation, severe headache, tumour pain, pain due to your posture, pain during menstruation, etc.

Q: How to take a Flupixa Capsule?

A: Flupixa Capsule should be taken as directed by your doctor. Swallow it whole with a glass of water. Do not cut, break or chew the medicine.

Q: How long to take Flupixa Capsule?

A: The dose and duration of the Flupixa Capsule will depend on the cause of illness and response to treatment, thus take it for as long as prescribed by the doctor.

Q: Is Flupixa Capsule an antibiotic?

A: No, the Flupixa Capsule is not an antibiotic, it is a pain-relieving medicine.
Product Details
Brand
FLUPIXA
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
22/08/2022
Last Updated on: 19 May 2022 | 05:33 PM (IST)
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