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Macfast Iv Injection

By MACLEODS PHARMACEUTICALS
100ml Infusion in Vial
306.85*
MRP 361.00
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Macfast 1 G Description

Macfast Infusion is a medicine used for relieving pain and reducing fever. It contains paracetamol. Macfast is used in short term treatment of pain especially after surgery and for fever when medicin

s can not be taken orally by the patient. Paracetamol works by interfaring with release of certain natural chemical substance (prostaglandins) and relieves pain & fever. This Infusion is given under medical supervision in a helthcare set up. Tell your doctor about your complete medical history befor taking this injection.

Product Summary

Offer Price₹306.85
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ContainsParacetamol / Acetaminophen(1.0 G)
UsesFever and pain
Side effectsInjection site pain and burning
TherapyANALGESIC/ANTIPYRETIC
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Uses of Macfast 1 G

Macfast Infusion is used for short term treatment of pain especially post operative pain and fever when oral adminstration is not possible.

Contraindications of Macfast 1 G

  • If you are allergic to paracetamol or any ingredients of Macfast Infusion.
  • If you have serious liver disease or dysfunction.

Side effects of Macfast 1 G

Pain and burning sensation at the site of injection.

Precautions and Warnings of Macfast 1 G

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Macfast Infusion during pregnancy?
A:
Macfast Infusion can be used during pregnancy if the doctor recommends. Yet, it should be used for a short duration in low doses and should not be used too frequently by pregnant women.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Macfast Infusion while breastfeeding?
A:
Paracetamol passes into breastmilk in small amount. Macfast Infusion can be used during breastfeeding, if advised by your treating doctor.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have taken Macfast Infusion?
A:
Paracetamol is not likely to affect your ability to drive or use machines.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Macfast Infusion?
A:
It is advised not to consume alcohol during the treatment. Especially if you have an existing liver condition and you drink too often.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have serious liver or kidney disease.
  • You are taking any other medicines or products that contain paracetamol, taking too much of the same can cause liver damage.
  • You consume alcohol too often or you are malnourished or dehydrated.

Mode of Action of Macfast 1 G

How Does It Work?

There are some chemicals in the body called prostaglandins. These are substances that cause pain, swelling, fever. Macfast Infusion contains paracetamol which blocks the production of these prostaglan...
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Directions for Use of Macfast 1 G

Macfast Infusion will be given in hospital by your doctor or nurse as an injection. This is not meant for self administration.

Interactions of Macfast 1 G

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Macfast Infusion works, or Macfast 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 other pain killers, blood thinners and medicine for the treatment of gout.

Storage and disposal of Macfast 1 G

  • Store this medicine below 25°C.
  • Protect it from direct sunlight.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children.

Dosage of Macfast 1 G

Overdose

Your doctor or nurse will give this injection so it is unlikely that you overdose on this medicine. Symptoms of overdose may include nausea, vomiting, loss of appetite and stomach ache.

Missed a Dose

You will be monitored by your doctor or nurse as to when the medicine should be given to you. It is unlikely that the dose will be missed. However, if you think your doctor or nurse might have missed ...
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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 precautions should I take when using Macfast Infusion?

A: Be cautious if you are a patient with liver problems, kidney problems and you consume alcohol in excess too frequently.

Q: What is Macfast Infusion?

A: Macfast Infusion contains paracetamol as active ingredient. It is a painkiller. Macfast Infusion is used to provide short term relief from fever and pain when medicine can not be taken orally.
Product Details
Brand
MACFAST
Expires on or After
29/12/2022
Last Updated on: 17 May 2022 | 10:01 PM (IST)

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