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Inflake Tablets

By GLENMARK PHARMACEUTICALS
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
0.85*
MRP 1.00
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Inflake Tablets Description

Inflake Tablet is a pain-relieving medicine, used to manage mild-to-moderate pain associated with arthritis, spondylitis, sprains and strains, lower back pain, dental pain, post-operative pain and pa

nful menstruation. Inflake Tablet contains a combination of ibuprofen and paracetamol. It should be taken as instructed by the doctor, in the correct doses and for the exact duration as prescribed. Inflake Tablet should not be used in children below 12 years of age.

Product Summary

Offer Price₹0.85
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ContainsIbuprofen + Paracetamol
UsesPainkiller and fever
Side effectsDiarrhoea, stomach pain, vomiting, gas
TherapyANALGESIC/ANTIPYRETIC
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Uses of Inflake Tablets

  • Inflake Tablet is used to provide relief from mild to moderate pain & inflammation in various conditions such as joint pain or disorder (arthritis, spondylitis), migraine, headache, back pain, menstru...
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Contraindications of Inflake Tablets

If you are allergic to ibuprofen, paracetamol or any ingredients of the Inflake Tablet. If you have a history of an allergic reaction due to the use of painkillers like aspirin, etc. If you had or...
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Side effects of Inflake Tablets

  • Stomach pain
  • Heartburn
  • Nausea
  • Indigestion
  • Diarrhoea
  • Vomiting
  • Gas
  • Constipation

Precautions and Warnings of Inflake Tablets

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Inflake Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Inflake Tablet should not be taken during pregnancy especially during 3rd trimester as it can hamper the growth of the fetus and can also cause heart and kidney-related problems in the baby. It can delay the labour and increase the duration as both mother and baby are at a risk of bleeding disorders if consumed by pregnant women. During 1st and 2nd trimester, this medicine should be used only if needed and prescribed by your doctor. Women who are trying to conceive and taking treatment for infertility should take this medicine only after consulting the doctor.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Inflake Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Components of Inflake Tablet passes in breast milk in low concentrations and may not be harmful to the breastfed baby. It can be used for short durations and at lowest possible dose if you are breastfeeding your baby. However, you should still inform your doctor if you are a breastfeeding mother.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Inflake Tablet?
A:
You may experience tiredness and dizziness after taking Inflake Tablet. Thus, it is advised not to drive if you experience these symptoms after taking this medicine.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Inflake Tablet?
A:
You should avoid consuming alcohol along with Inflake Tablet. It can increase the risk of liver disease and stomach bleeding.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You develop skin allergies like rashes, itching, papules, blisters, etc.
  • You are already taking other medicines containing paracetamol or ibuprofen.
  • You have high blood pressure or heart, kidney or liver diseases.
  • You have a hereditary disorder like G6PD deficiency or porphyria (blood disorders).
  • You are an alcoholic or recently had a major surgery.
  • You are an elderly person as there is risk of getting the side effects.
  • You may experience stomach bleeding and ulcers after taking this medicine.
  • You have inflammation or disorder of stomach or intestine.
  • You have a history of or suffering from asthma & nasal allergy.
  • You are suffering from an immune disorder, where your immune system acts against the body tissues such as systemic lupus erythematosus.
  • You are trying to conceive, you should discontinue this medicine.
  • You are on any medicine or supplement.

Mode of Action of Inflake Tablets

How Does It Work?

Inflake Tablet acts by the combined action of ibuprofen and paracetamol. Both of these medicines have analgesic and anti-inflammatory actions. It works by interfering with the production of a chemica...
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Directions for Use of Inflake Tablets

  • Swallow Inflake Tablet with a full glass of water. This medicine can be taken with or without meals but if you have a sensitive stomach, it is preferably taken with meals.

Interactions of Inflake Tablets

Interactions with other medicines

  • Other medicines containing paracetamol should not be consumed while taking Inflake, as there is an increased risk of liver damage.
  • Some medicines can affect the way Inflake Tablet 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 to treat high blood pressure, heart failure, high/abnormal cholesterol levels, blood thinners, anti-infectives, anti-diabetics, anti-asthmatics, pain killers, im...
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  • There is a risk of bleeding if you are taking medicines to thin the blood like warfarin and coumarin.
  • Increased risk of fits if you are taking this medicine with antibiotics like levofloxacin and ciprofloxacin.

Storage and disposal of Inflake Tablets

Store this medicine below 30°C in a cool and dry place. Keep this medicine out of the reach of children and pets.

Dosage of Inflake Tablets

Overdose

  • An overdose of Inflake Tablet can result in headache, nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, decreased appetite, yellowish skin coloration and diarrhoea. If you think you have taken too much of this medicine...
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Missed a Dose

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

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 Inflake Tablet addictive?

A: No, this medicine is not addictive but it is advised not to give this medicine if anyone else has the same condition like you.

Q: Is there anything else I need to know before taking Inflake Tablet?

A: There should be a minimum 6-hour gap between 2 tablets of Inflake Tablet and you should not take more than 3 tablets in 24 hours. This medicine should not be used in children below 12 years of age and who weigh less than 40 kg. (if >12 yrs old).

Q: Why do pain killers cause gastrointestinal bleeding?

A: Pain killers are known to work by interfaring with the production of a chemical called prostaglandins. Certain prostagladins helps in protecting the stomach lining from the corrosive effects of stomach acid, as well as playing a role in maintaining the natural, healthy condition of the stomach lining. Painkillers reduces the formation of prostaglandins thus can lead to gatrointestinal bleeding.

Q: Is Inflake Tablet a painkiller?

A: Yes, Inflake Tablet is a painkiller, used to reduce pain and inflammation in various conditions.
Product Details
Brand
INFLAKE
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
05/01/2023
Last Updated on: 20 Jun 2022 | 10:25 AM (IST)

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