Omnacortil Forte Bottle Of 60ml Syrup
Omnacortil Forte Bottle Of 60ml Syrup
Omnacortil Forte Bottle Of 60ml Syrup
Omnacortil Forte Bottle Of 60ml Syrup
Omnacortil Forte Bottle Of 60ml Syrup

Omnacortil Forte Bottle Of 60ml Syrup

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Omnacortil Forte 15 MG/5ML Description

Omnacortil Forte syrup is a steroid that contains prednisolone as an active ingredient. It is used to treat health conditions like allergies, asthma, nephrotic syndrome, rheumatic disorders. The medic...
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ContainsPrednisolone(15.0 Mg/5ml)
UsesAllergies, infalmmation, infection, cancer, organ transplant
Side effectsIrritation, weight gain, infections, bloating
ClassificationSTEROID
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Uses of Omnacortil Forte 15 MG/5ML

  • It is used to treat allergies, asthma.
  • It is used to treat nephrotic syndrome.
  • It is used to treat rheumatic and autoimmune disorders.
  • It is used to treat cancer.
  • It prevents rejection after an organ transplant.

Contraindications of Omnacortil Forte 15 MG/5ML

  • If you are allergic to prednisolone or other ingredients of Omnacortil syrup.
  • If you have another infection and you are not taking medicine to treat the infection.
  • If you have taken a live vaccine.

Side effects of Omnacortil Forte 15 MG/5ML

  • Weight gain
  • Facial puffiness
  • Indigestion
  • Sleeplessness
  • Mood swings
  • Weakness, fatigue
  • Infection
  • Impaired wound healing
  • Growth retardation
  • The above side effects are seen in long term use

Precautions and Warnings of Omnacortil Forte 15 MG/5ML

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Omnacortil Forte syrup during pregnancy?
A:
There is little information available on the safety of the medicine during pregnancy. A long term use may be associated with low birth weight and growth retardation in the baby. Consult the doctor for more information. If you become pregnant while taking the medicine seek medical help.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Omnacortil Forte syrup while breastfeeding?
A:
The content present in Omnacortil syrup, passes into breast milk in small amounts. Avoid while breastfeeding unless prescribed by the doctor.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive after consuming Omnacortil Forte syrup?
A:
There is little information available on the effect of medicine on the driving abilities of an individual. if you experience dizziness, drowsiness and vision disturbance, avoid driving or using machines.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol while taking Omnacortil Forte syrup?
A:
No known interaction with alcohol is available, one must limit their alcohol intake while taking steroids if the steroid is prescribed for long term treatment. Consult the doctor to know more and what works for you best.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have or had infections measles, chickenpox and shingles.
  • You had exposure to patients infected with measles, chickenpox and shingles.
  • You must avoid coming in contact with patients infected with measles, chickenpox and shingles. You experience skin allergies.
  • You suffer mood disturbances, fits and other psychiatric problems.
  • You experience vision disturbances and eye infections. Upon long term, get the eyes checked at least once in 6 months.
  • You are elderly, have a heart problem, diabetes, high blood pressure and cholesterol, blood clotting problems, thyroid, liver and kidney diseases.
  • You suffer from muscle weakness due to steroid therapy or have a condition called myasthenia gravis.
  • Children and adolescents taking steroids must be observed for growth abnormalities as steroids retards the growth on long term use.
  • You suffer from psychiatric disease, diabetes, fits, osteoporosis and glaucoma.

Mode of Action of Omnacortil Forte 15 MG/5ML

How Does It Work?

  • Omnacortil Forte syrup contains prednisolone is a steroid. Steroids are hormones produced in the human body naturally that plays an important role in the functions of the human body.
  • The medicine suppresses the chemicals that cause allergies, swelling.

Directions for Use of Omnacortil Forte 15 MG/5ML

  • Take the medicine as instructed by the doctor.
  • Shake well before use.
  • Use a cup, spoon, or dropper for the quantity.
  • Avoid consuming directly from the bottle.

Interactions of Omnacortil Forte 15 MG/5ML

Interactions with other medicines

  • You must not take a live vaccine while taking the medicine as it reduces the effectiveness of the vaccine.
  • Some medicines affect the way Omnacortil Forte syrup works or the medicine itself reduces the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Inform the physician about the medicines, supplements or herbals you take or might take to avoid possible interaction.
  • Taking medicines to treat high blood pressure, heart failure, anti-thyroid, high/abnormal cholesterol levels, blood thinners, anti-infectives, anti-diabetics, anti-asthmatics, pain killers, immunomodu...
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  • There is an increased risk of stomach bleeding if you are taking painkillers or aspirin along with the medicine.

Storage and disposal of Omnacortil Forte 15 MG/5ML

  • Store below 25°C and use within 3 months.
  • Store it in original packing to protect it from direct sunlight.
  • Keep it away from children.

Dosage of Omnacortil Forte 15 MG/5ML

Overdose

If you have taken too much of Omnacortil syrup, contact the doctor or visit the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

If you have missed taking a dose of the medicine take it as soon as you remember. If it's time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with the regular dose schedule. Avoid taking a doubl...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What should I let know my healthcare provider before taking Omnacortil Forte syrup?

A: Inform the healthcare provider about the complete medical/surgical history, if you have diseases like bleeding anomalies, fungal infections, kidney ailments or liver diseases.

Q: Can I stop taking Omnacortil syrup on my own?

A: No, steroids therapy must not be stopped as it leads to psychological problems. The doctor will gradually reduce the dose before completely withdrawing the therapy.

Q: Can I take the vaccine if I am on Omnacortil syrup?

A: Omnacortil Forte syrup reduces the effectiveness of some vaccines. Consult the doctor before doing so.

Q: Is the medicine safe for children?

A: It must be given to children if it is prescribed by the doctor and in the exact dose as prescribed under adult supervision.

Q: How do you take Omnacortil syrup?

  • Take Omnacortil syrup as instructed by the doctor.
  • Shake well before use.
  • Use a cup, spoon, or dropper for the quantity.
  • Avoid consuming directly from the bottle.

Q: What are the side effects of Omnacortil forte syrup?

A: Weight gain, facial puffiness, indigestion, sleeplessness, mood swings are a few common side effects of Omnacortil forte syrup. However, these symptoms are usually mild and resolve on your own. Also, it is not important that everyone experience the same.

Q: Is Omnacortil syrup good for cough?

A: No, Omnacortil forte syrup is not effective for cough. A cough could be due to different causes and hence it would be best to take a doctor's advice before taking any medicine to treat the cough.
Product Details
Brand
OMNACORTIL FORTE
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
30/12/2023
Last Updated on: 18 Apr 2022 | 05:22 PM (IST)

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