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Idicin 25mg Capsule

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10 Capsule(s) in Strip
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Medical Description

Idicin Capsule is a painkiller medicine. It is used for the treatment of different forms of arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, strain, sprain, sports injury and other musculoskeletal pain. It contains...
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ContainsIndometacin / Indomethacin(25.0 Mg)
UsesPain relief
Side effectsNausea, vomting, headache, dizziness
ClassificationANALGESIC/ANTIPYRETIC
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Uses of Idicin 25 MG

  • For the treatment of Rheumatoid arthritis
  • For the treatment of Osteoarthritis
  • For the treatment of Ankylosing spondylitis
  • For the treatment of Degenerative joint disease
  • For the treatment of Gout and lumbago
  • For the treatment of pain after orthopaedic surgeries

Contraindications of Idicin 25 MG

  • If you are allergic to Indometacin or any other ingredient of Idicin.
  • If you have experienced asthma, running nose, swelling and rashes on skin after using any pain killer.
  • If you have ulcers or a history of frequent ulcers or bleeding in the stomach after using pain killer.
  • If you have serious heart, kidney or liver-related disorder.
  • If you have small non-cancerous outgrowth in the nose known as nasal polyps.
  • If you are in the third trimester of pregnancy.

Side effects of Idicin 25 MG

  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Stomach pain
  • Diarrhoea
  • Consitpation
  • Itching
  • Rashes

Precautions and Warnings of Idicin 25 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Idicin Capsule during pregnancy?
A:
Idicin Capsule should not be used during pregnancy especially during 3rd trimester. You should avoid taking any self-medication during pregnancy. Talk to your doctor before taking any medicine.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Idicin Capsule while breastfeeding?
A:
Idicin Capsule contains Indomethacin which passess into breastmilk. Thus, the use of this medicine is not recommended in breastfeeding mothers unless prescribed by the doctor.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Idicin Capsule?
A:
Idicin tends to cause drowsiness, dizziness and visual disturbances which may affect the ability to drive. Hence, it is not advisable to drive after using this medicine.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Idicin Capsule?
A:
No, it is not advisable to consume alcohol with Idicin as it increases the risk of liver disorder and other unwanted effects of this medicine.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are using other pain killers containing paracetamol.
  • You have high blood pressure or related heart disorder.
  • You have kidney and blood-related issues.
  • You have an existing infection or asthma.
  • You are using this medicine for a prolonged period.
  • You have any eye-related disorders or experience eye-related issues.
  • You have Rheumatoid disease characterised by severe pain in the joints If you are an elderly patient.
  • You have ulcers in the digestive system.
  • You have systemic lupus erythematosus characterised by severe weakness.

Mode of Action of Idicin 25 MG

How Does It Work?

Indometacin present in Idicin is an anti-inflammatory medicine. It reduces pain by inhibiting the formation of a chemical substance known as prostaglandins which are responsible for pain, swelling and...
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Directions for Use of Idicin 25 MG

  • Idicin Capsule should be swallowed whole with plenty of fluid
  • They should be taken with or after food

Interactions of Idicin 25 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Concomitant use of other painkillers such as aspirin with Idicin Capsule can increase the risk of side effects.
  • Effect of Idicin Capsule can be reduced when used with antacids.
  • Idicin if taken along with warfarin may be increased and the risk of bleeding.
  • Medicines used for brain disorders such as Fluoxetine and Citalopram can increase the risk of bleeding with Idicin.
  • Blood glucose lowering action of anti-diabetics like Glimepiride, Glyburide is increased if taken along with Idicin.
  • Anti-coagulants like Aspirin, Clopidogrel if taken along with this capsule can increase the risk of bleeding in the stomach and intestine.
  • Digoxin, a medicine used to treat heart failure, when used together with this medicine can worsen the condition of heart.
  • Steroidal medicines like corticosteroids such as Betamethasone and Prednisone increased risk of bleeding and ulcer formation when taken together with this medicine.
  • Medicine used for High blood pressure like Enalapril, Quinapril, Losartan and Telmisartan when used together with this medicine can increase the risk of kidney failure.
  • Mifepristone should not be used with this medicine as the effect of mifepristone may be decreased.
  • Antibiotics like ciprofloxacin, levofloxacin can increase the risk of fits when used together with Idicin.
  • Tacrolimus a medicine given after transplantation surgeries to prevent organ rejections, when given with this medicine can increase the risk of kidney-related issues.
  • Other medicines like certain antibiotics, antiviral, antigout, medicines used for related brain disorders, muscle relaxants, anticancer and immunomodulators may interfere with the action of Idicin or ...
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Storage and disposal of Idicin 25 MG

  • Store Idicin Capsules at room temperature away from light.
  • Keep away from children and pets.

Dosage of Idicin 25 MG

Overdose

Overdose of Idicin Capsule can cause Indometacin toxicity which is characterised by severe vomiting, headache, drowsiness, ringing in the ear and stomach pain may be noticed. If you think you have tak...
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Missed a Dose

If you missed any dose of Idicin Capsule, take it as soon as you remember. If it's time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dose schedule. Do not take a double dose...
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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 Idicin Capsules?

A: Idicin Capsule is used for the treatment of pain, swelling, inflammation associated with various conditions of muscle, joint and bones.

Q: Is Idicin Capsule a painkiller?

A: Yes, it has analgesic and anti-inflammatory properties. However, it should only be used if prescribed by a doctor for specific medical conditions.

Q: Does Idicin Capsule cause headache?

A: Yes, Idicin Capsule may cause headaches as a side effect. Talk to your doctor if your headache worsens after taking this medicine.

Q: Is Idicin a steroid?

A: No, it is not a steroid medicine. It is a pain reliver medicine used to provide relief from various painful conditions associated with inflammation.

Q: How long do I need to take Idicin Capsule before I see improvement in my conditions?

A: It may take few days to several months to see effects, depending upon the severity of the condition.

Q: How long we can take Idicin?

A: You should take Idicin for as long as a doctor has told you. The doctor will prescribe you the medicine daily for a specific duration depending upon the medical condition. Do not take it endlessly on your own without consulting a doctor.

Q: What is the composition of Idicin?

A: The composition of Idicin is indomethacin which is an anti-inflammatory medicine. It helps in providing relief from pain, swelling and inflammation in bones, joints and muscles.
Product Details
Brand
IDICIN
Expires on or After
27/08/2022
Last Updated on: 24 May 2022 | 11:19 PM (IST)
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