Macfast Tablet contains paracetamol as its main ingredient. Paracetamol is a painkiller used to treat fever, pain and ache. Macfast Tablet works by blocking the formation of certain chemicals responsible for fever and pain. You should not take more than 4-tablets of Macfast Tablet in 24 hours. If you feel that your pain and fever are relieved, do not take it further. Individuals with liver and kidney problems should seek medical advice before taking this medicine. This medicine is not meant for children under 12 years of age....
Q: Can Macfast Tablet be used for a headache?
A: Yes, Macfast Tablets can be used for headaches. However, if you are feeling you get the headache too often and there is not much relief in the headache after taking this medicine, consult your doctor.
Q: Can I give Macfast Tablet to a five year old child?
A: No, Macfast Tablet is not meant for use in children below 12 years of age.
Q: Is Macfast Tablet safe during pregnancy?
A: It can be taken during pregnancy under medical supervision. A pregnant woman should avoid taking Macfast Tablet too often and for prolonged durations.
Q: Can I take Macfast Tablet for cold and fever?
A: You can take this medicine for controlling fever, it may not have any action in reducing cold as cold is usually happen due to a viral infection and affects the nose and throat.
Q: What are the uses of Macfast Tablet?
A: Macfast Tablet mg is used to relieve fever and mild-to-moderate pain. It is also used to get relief from a headache, toothache, migraine, period pain and other painful conditions.
Q: Macfast Tablet vs Crocin, what are the differences?
A: Macfast Tablet contains paracetamol 650 mg and is generally used to treat fever and body pain. Crocin tablet also contains paracetamol in different doses. Both medicines contain the same active ingredient, which is Paracetamol.
Q: Any general warnings, I should be aware of about paracetamol?
Be cautious if you are a patient with liver problems, kidney problems or an alcoholic, as this medicine is known to cause severe liver damage in case of an overdose. Caution is needed for the elderly as well....
Paracetamol should be used in low doses and for the shortest duration possible.
You should avoid taking it when the symptoms (pain and fever) disappear.
You should not take it while taking any other medicines containing paracetamol.