Paracip 500mg Strip Of 15 Tablets
Paracip 500mg Strip Of 15 Tablets

Paracip 500mg Strip Of 15 Tablets

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Paracip 500 MG Description

Paracip 500 tablet is a pain-relieving medicine. It contains paracetamol as an active ingredient. It is used for reducing fever and relieving pain including toothache, headache, migraine, muscle ache,...
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ContainsParacetamol / Acetaminophen(500.0 Mg)
UsesPain and fever
Side effectsSkin rash, itching, blisters
ClassificationANALGESIC/ANTIPYRETIC
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Uses of Paracip 500 MG

Paracip is used for the treatment of fever and pain including headache, muscle ache, tooth ache, periods pain and pain related to muscle and joints, etc.

Contraindications of Paracip 500 MG

  • If you are allergic to paracetamol or any of the ingredients of Paracip 500 tablet.

Side effects of Paracip 500 MG

The chances of getting side effects with Paracip 500 tablet are rare if taken in the recommended dose. In rare cases you may experience a skin rash, itching, blisters, allergic reaction and bruising.

Precautions and Warnings of Paracip 500 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Paracip 500 tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Paracip 500 tablet can be used during pregnancy if the doctor recommends it. 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 Paracip 500 tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Paracip 500 tablet passes into the breastmilk in a small amount. This medicine can be used during breastfeeding.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Paracip 500 tablet?
A:
Paracip 500 tablet is not likely to affect your ability to drive or use machines.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Paracip 500 tablet?
A:
Paracip 500 tablet is not known to interact with alcohol. Avoid consuming alcohol and binge drinking when taking this medicine especially if you drink too often. Consult your doctor for further advice.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have severe liver or kidney disease.
  • You are taking any other medicines or products that contain paracetamol.
  • You are an alcoholic or are suffering from chronic malnutrition.
  • You should not take this medicine too often and for a prolonged duration.
  • Always keep a minimum gap of 4-6 hours between two consecutive doses.
  • This medicine is not known to interact with alcohol. Moderate consumption of alcohol when you are taking paracetamol is usually safe. However, there is a risk of liver damage in chronic alcoholics and...
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Mode of Action of Paracip 500 MG

How Does It Work?

Paracip 500 tablet works by inhibiting the formation of certain chemicals (prostaglandins) in the body responsible for fever and pain. It acts on the area of the brain which is responsible for control...
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Directions for Use of Paracip 500 MG

Take Paracip 500 tablet as a whole with a glass of water or as directed by your doctor.

Interactions of Paracip 500 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Ceratin medicines can affect the way Paracip 500 tablet works or Paracip itself can affect the action of other medicines taken at the same time. Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements o...
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  • Especially if you are taking medicines used to treat nausea or vomitings like metoclopramide or domperidone, cholesterol-lowering medicines and anti-infectives such as chloramphenicol.
  • Prolonged and regular use of paracetamol can lead to bleeding problems in individuals taking blood thinners such as warfarin.

Storage and disposal of Paracip 500 MG

  • Store Paracip 500 tablet room temperature in a cool and dry place.
  • Keep it out of reach of children and pets.

Dosage of Paracip 500 MG

Overdose

Seek immediate medical help in case of an overdose. Taking Paracip 500 tablets in high doses may result in liver dysfunction.

Missed a Dose

If you missed a dose, then take it as soon as you remember. Keep a gap of at least 4-6 hours between this dose and the next dose. If it is almost time for the next dose then skip the missed dose and c...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Alok Nachane

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

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 Paracip?

A: Be cautious if you are a patient with liver problems, kidney problems, or you drink alcohol too often. You should not take Paracip too often or for a prolonged duration.

Q: Can Paracip 500 tablet be used for a headache?

A: Yes, Paracip 500 tablet 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 take Paracip 500 tablet for cold and fever?

A: You can take this medicine for controlling fever, it may not have any effect in reducing cold as cold usually happens due to a viral infection and affects the nose and throat.

Q: What are the uses of Paracip 500 tablet?

A: Paracip 500 tablet is a medicine used to reduce fever and relieve pain. It is used to get relief from a headache, toothache, migraine, period pain and other painful conditions.

Q: Is Paracip 500 safe for elderly patients?

A: In elderly people, kidney and liver function are not as optimum as in the young population. Therefore, caution is advised when giving Paracip 500 to the elderly with existing diseases (especially liver or kidney diseases). This will help the doctor decide the safe dose as per their age and kidney or liver function.

Q: Can Paracip 500 be given to children?

A: No, Paracip 500 is not meant for children below 12 years of age.

Q: Can we take Paracip 500 on an empty stomach?

A: Paracip 500 can be taken before or after food. But to avoid stomach discomfort you can consume it with food.

Q: How many Paracip 500 can be taken in a day?

A: An adult with a healthy liver and kidney should not take Paracip 500 more than 4 times a day and should always maintain a gap of 6 hours between two doses. Because overdosing on paracetamol can cause serious side effects.
Product Details
Brand
PARACIP
Expires on or After
28/09/2022
Last Updated on: 06 Apr 2022 | 05:57 PM (IST)

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