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Pacimol Mf Strip Of 10 Tablets

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10 Tablet(s) in Strip
30.20*
MRP 37.75
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safety
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Mefenamic Acid(500.0 Mg) + Paracetamol / Acetaminophen(325.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANALGESIC/ANTIPYRETIC

Medical Description

Pacimol Mf Strip Of 10 Tablets contains a combination of two medicines, Mefenamic acid and Paracetamol. It is used for the symptomatic relief of mild to moderate pain such as pain associated muscles a...
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uses

Uses of Pacimol Mf Strip Of 10 Tablets

Pacimol Mf Strip Of 10 Tablets is used for symptomatic relief of mild-to-moderate pain in headache, migraine, toothache, muscle ache, backache, traumatic pain, pain due to sprain and strain and pain a...
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contraindications

Contraindications of Pacimol Mf Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • If you are allergic to this medicine or any of the ingredients of this medicine.
  • If you have asthma or experienced an asthmatic attack due to painkillers.
  • If you are suffering from inflammation in the digestive tract.
  • If you have or had stomach ulcers.
  • This medicine should not be used for managing pain before, during and after coronary bypass surgery.
  • This medicine should not be used in the last trimester of pregnancy.
sideEffects

Side effects of Pacimol Mf Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
  • Indigestion
  • Stomach pain
  • Skin rashes
  • Ulcers
  • Drowsiness
  • Lack of sleep
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Pacimol Mf Strip Of 10 Tablets

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Pacimol Mf Strip Of 10 Tablets during pregnancy?
A:
Pacimol Mf Strip Of 10 Tablets should not be used in a pregnant woman, as it can cause heart abnormalities in the growing foetus. It can also delay labour and can increase bleeding tendency in both mother and child if used during labour.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Pacimol Mf Strip Of 10 Tablets while breastfeeding?
A:
You can take this medicine while breastfeeding as it is usually safe.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Pacimol Mf Strip Of 10 Tablets?
A:
No information is available on the ability to drive or use machines. However, if you observe or experience any side effects, then it is advisable not to drive or use machines.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Pacimol Mf Strip Of 10 Tablets?
A:
There is no direct interaction of Pacimol Mf Strip Of 10 Tablets with alcohol. However, there is a risk of liver damage in chronic alcoholics and people with liver problems if you are taking this medicine with alcohol.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have a liver or kidney problem
  • You have an ulcer in your stomach or intestine or perforations in the digestive tract
  • You may experience changes in blood count or anaemia
  • You are suffering from high blood pressure
  • You have a history of asthma or allergic reactions
  • You have fluid retention in your body(edema)
  • You have a heart condition like stroke, heart failure or a heart attack.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Pacimol Mf Strip Of 10 Tablets

How Does It Work?

Mefenamic acid and Paracetamol works by inhibiting prostaglandin synthesis, a chemical responsible for pain, inflammation and swelling.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Pacimol Mf Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Take this medicine as directed by your physician
  • Pacimol Mf Strip Of 10 Tablets should be taken preferably with or after food
interactions

Interactions of Pacimol Mf Strip Of 10 Tablets

Interactions with other medicines

  • Medicines used to treat nausea or vomiting like Metoclopramide or Domperidone.
  • Medicines used to thin blood such as warfarin should be used with caution, as there are chances of increased bleeding upon long-term use.
  • Anti-platelet medicines such as Aspirin or Clopidogrel, steroids and painkillers, when taken along, can induce stomach or intestinal bleeding.
  • Antidiabetic medicine, if taken along with Pacimol Mf Strip Of 10 Tablets, can lead to low blood glucose.
  • Cholesterol-lowering medicines like Cholestyramine should be taken with a minimum gap of 2 hours.
  • Medicines used to treat a bacterial infection like Chloramphenicol.
  • Pacimol Mf Strip Of 10 Tablets should not be taken for 8 to 12 days after taking a medicine called Mifepristone.
  • Digoxin used to treat heart failure should not be taken along with Pacimol Mf Strip Of 10 Tablets.
  • Medicines used to lower blood pressure such as water pills, immunomodulator medicines such as Tacrolimus, Ciclosporin and certain antibiotics should be used cautiously.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Pacimol Mf Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Store the medicine at room temperature, away from light and moisture.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Pacimol Mf Strip Of 10 Tablets

Overdose

The symptoms of an overdose of Pacimol Mf Strip Of 10 Tablets include lethargy, drowsiness, nausea, vomiting and stomach pain. In case of an overdose, contact your doctor immediately or visit the near...
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Missed a Dose

Do not take a double dose to compensate for the missed one. If you have missed a dose, then take the next dose as soon as you remember.

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 we take Pacimol Mf Strip Of 10 Tablets empty stomach?

A: No, you should always take this medicine with or after food.

Q: How does Pacimol Mf Strip Of 10 Tablets work on a headache?

A: Headache or any pain is caused due to the production of inflammatory mediators such as prostaglandin. Pacimol Mf Strip Of 10 Tablets blocks the formation of those chemicals and relieves headaches.

Q: Is Pacimol Mf Strip Of 10 Tablets an antibiotic?

A: No, it is not an antibiotic medicine. It helps in relieving pain.

Q: Can I have Pacimol Mf Strip Of 10 Tablets twice a day?

A: You should take this medicine as prescribed by your doctor. The dose of this medicine depends on your underlying condition. Refrain from using too much of this medicine if you do not experience any pain relief.

Q: Does Pacimol Mf Strip Of 10 Tablets affect your blood count?

A: Yes, there can be variations in blood cell count after taking this medicine. Tell your doctor before going for any blood tests, as it may vary due to this medicine.

Q: How long does Pacimol Mf Strip Of 10 Tablets take to show its actions?

A: This medicine usually starts working within an hour. However, it can vary among individuals depending on their physiology and other biological parameters.
Last Updated on: 31 Oct 2020 | 04:29 PM (IST)
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