Nicip Plus Tablet
Nicip Plus Tablet

Nicip Plus Tablet

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10 Tablet(s) in Strip
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Medical Description

Nicip Plus tablet is a pain-relieving medicine. This tablet is a combination of nimesulide and paracetamol as its active ingredients. Nicip Plus uses includes treatment of painful conditions such as h...
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ContainsNimesulide(100.0 Mg),Paracetamol / Acetaminophen(325.0 Mg)
UsesPain and fever
Side effectsRashes, nausea, vomiting, ulcers, redness of skin
ClassificationANALGESIC/ANTIPYRETIC
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Uses of Nicip Plus Tablet

Nicip Plus tablet is used to provide relief from headache, toothache, ear pain, joint pain, menstrual pain and fever.

Contraindications of Nicip Plus Tablet

  • If you are allergic to paracetamol, nimesulide, other pain-relieving medicine or other ingredients the Nicip Plus tablet.
  • If you have a history of liver damage induced by anti-inflammatory medicines like (Nimesulide).
  • If you have or had a history of stomach bleeding, ulcer and inflammation of the stomach lining.
  • If you have problems related to blood clotting and bleeding disorders.
  • If you have impaired liver or kidney function or serious heart failure problem.
  • If you consume alcohol too often or you have any kind of addiction or substance use disorder.
  • If you are suffering from symptoms of flu-like fever, chills, shivering.
  • If you are pregnant or are breastfeeding.

Side effects of Nicip Plus Tablet

  • Rashes
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Loose stools
  • Ulcers
  • Redness of skin
  • Allergy

Precautions and Warnings of Nicip Plus Tablet

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Nicip Plus tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Nicip Plus tablet should not be used during pregnancy especially in third trimester. Also, do not take this medicine if you are trying to conceive or taking any fertility treatment. This medicine can affect your fertility.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Nicip Plus tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
It is advised not to use the Nicip Plus tablet if you are breastfeeding. Consult your doctor before taking any medicines if you are a nursing mother.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Nicip Plus tablet?
A:
You may experience drowsiness and sleepiness after taking Nicip Plus tablet. Thus, it is advised not to drive if you experience such symptoms.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Nicip Plus tablet?
A:
It is advisable to avoid the consumption of alcohol during the treatment. Although there is no known interaction between alcohol and Nicip Plus, it is essential to consult your physician if you have a habit of regular drinking. Consuming alcohol while taking pain killers is known to increase the risk of bleeding, ulcer and perforation in the stomach and intestine (upper gastrointestinal tract).

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You experience loss of appetite, nausea, stomach pain and weakness. These could be signs of serious liver damage.
  • You develop black tarry stools or vomit blood, immediately stop the medicine.
  • You are an elderly, chances of side effects increases.
  • You are suffering from any liver or kidney or heart disease.
  • You have a history of stomach or intestine ulcers.
  • You are expected to go through any upcoming surgery.
  • Taking this medicine for long is not advised, as it can increase the risk of heart disease or bleeding in stomach.

Mode of Action of Nicip Plus Tablet

How Does It Work?

  • Nicip Plus works by the combined action of paracetamol and nimesulide. These two components work by interfering the formation of some chemicals in the body called prostaglandins. Prostaglandin is an i...
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  • Paracetamol present in this medicine also acts on the area of the brain which is responsible for controlling temperature. Thus, it helps in controlling the fever.

Directions for Use of Nicip Plus Tablet

Nicip Plus should be consumed as a whole with a sufficient amount of water. It should be preferably taken after food to avoid stomach related discomforts. It is advised to take this medicine for a sho...
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Interactions of Nicip Plus Tablet

Interactions with other medicines

  • Taking Nicip Plus with steroids can increase the risk of getting stomach bleeding and ulcers.
  • Nicip Plus may interfere with the action of blood thinners like warfarin and increase the risk of bleeding.
  • Concomitant use of this medicine along with vomiting medicines like domperidone and metoclopramide is not recommended.
  • Some medicines can affect the way the Nicip Plus works or the Nicip Plus 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 interactions.
  • In particular, 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...
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Storage and disposal of Nicip Plus Tablet

Storage and disposal

  • Store it in a cool and dry place and protected from moisture.
  • Keep it out of the reach of the children.

Dosage of Nicip Plus Tablet

Overdose

Overdose of Nicip Plus may cause nausea, vomiting, stomach discomforts, stomach bleed, skin rash, fever and chills. In case you have taken too much of this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or...
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Missed a Dose

Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it's time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dose schedule. Do not take a double dose of medicine to compensa...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Abhishek B L

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can Nicip Plus be used for a headache?

A: Yes, it can be used for relieving headache. However, if you get a headache too often, then do not rely on this medicine for relieving the pain as it could be due to some underlying condition. Consult your doctor. Avoid taking this medicine too often.

Q: Is Nicip Plus tablet a painkiller?

A: Yes, it is a pain-relieving medication used for relieving mild pain such as headache, joint pain, ear or dental pain, painful menstruation.

Q: Can Nicip Plus tablet be used for cold?

A: No, Nicip Plus tablet is not useful in relieving the cold. Cold is a type of seasonal infection usually caused by a virus and this medicine has no action against the infection-causing organism.

Q: Can Nicip Plus be used in haemorrhoids treatment?

A: No, Nicip Plus tablet should not be used for the treatment of haemorrhoids or piles. Piles is a condition caused due to swollen blood vessels in and around the anus. It is characterised by pain, swelling and bleeding. Though Nicip Plus is a painkiller it may increase the risk of other side effects thus should not be used on your own. Consult your doctor for advice and the right medicine for the treatment.

Q: Can I use Nicip Plus for cough?

A: Nicip Plus should not be used for the management of cough. A cough is a standard response of your body to clear your throat when your airways become clogged with mucus or irritants. Nicip Plus is a pain killer. It will not help you relieve cough.

Q: Can I use Nicip Plus for burns?

A: Nicip Plus does not have any action in healing burns. Burn is a condition of skin tissue damage due to exposure to heat, radiation, chemicals, etc.

Q: How long does it take for Nicip Plus to work?

A: Nicip Plus takes up to an hour to work. It keeps on working for about 5-6 hours.

Q: What is the composition of Nicip Plus?

A: Nicip Plus composition consists of nimesulide and paracetamol as its active ingredients.

Q: What is the use of Nicip plus?

A: Nicip Plus Tablet is a combination medicine that is used to provide relief from headache, toothache, ear pain, joint pain, menstrual pain and fever. However, it is advised to take this medicine for a short duration of time to avoid side effects.

Q: What is the dose of Nicip plus?

A: The doctor will decide the dose of Nicip plus as per your underlying condition. Also, it is advised not to take this medicine with other medicines containing paracetamol, without consulting a doctor. Because overdosing on paracetamol can be dangerous.

Q: Does Nicip cause sleep?

A: Drowsiness or dizziness might occur in some individuals. However, it does not induce sleep or impact the sleep cycle.

Q: When should I take Nicip?

A: To avoid stomach irritation, Nicip Plus must be taken after food. However, it should be taken around at the same time. The patient must not self medicate themselves. Follow the dose and frequency in the same manner as advised by your doctor.

Q: Can I take Nicip Plus for fever?

A: Yes, Nicip Plus tablet can be used for the treatment of fever.

Q: How does Nicip plus tablet works?

  • Nicip Plus works by the combined action of paracetamol and nimesulide. These two components work by interfering with the formation of some chemicals in the body called prostaglandins. Prostaglandin is...
    Read more
  • Paracetamol present in this medicine also acts on the area of the brain which is responsible for controlling temperature. Thus, it helps in controlling the fever.

Q: Can I get pregnant after taking Nicip Plus tablet?

A: There is limited information on the effect of Nicip Plus tablet on the ability to become pregnant. Ask your doctor for advice on the same.

Q: Is Nicip Plus tablet an antibiotic?

A: No, Nicip Plus tablet is not an antibiotic. It is a fever and pain-reducing medicine that contains a combination of the non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medicines (NSAIDs) nimesulide and paracetamol.

Q: Can I take Nicip Plus empty stomach?

A: Yes, Nicip Plus tablet can be taken empty stomach if it is recommended by the doctor. It should be preferably taken after food to avoid stomach-related discomforts. However, you should always take this medicine exactly as advised by the doctor.
Product Details
Brand
NICIP PLUS
Expires on or After
30/03/2024

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