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Sumo Strip Of 15 Tablets

By ALKEM LABORATORIES LTD
15 Tablet(s) in Strip

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Nimesulide(100.0 Mg) + Paracetamol / Acetaminophen(325.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANALGESIC/ANTIPYRETIC

Medical Description

Sumo tablet is a pain-relieving. It contains a combination of paracetamol and nimesulide. Sumo tablet used for the treatment of fever and pain. It helps relieve the different types of pain such as hea...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
    References
    Other Products
    Quick Summary
uses

Uses of Sumo Strip Of 15 Tablets

  • Headache
  • Toothache
  • Ear pain
  • Joint pain
  • Fever
  • Menstrual pain
contraindications

Contraindications of Sumo Strip Of 15 Tablets

  • If you are allergic to paracetamol, nimesulide, other pain-relieving medicine.
  • If you have a history of liver damage due to painkiller use like (Nimesulide.
  • If you have an existing or history of stomach bleeding, ulcer and inflammation of stomach lining.
  • If you have problems related to blood clotting and bleeding disorders.
  • If you have impaired liver or kidney function or existing heart-related problem.
  • If you consume alcohol too often or are addicted to certain chemicals.
  • If you are suffering from symptoms of flu-like fever, chills, shivering.
  • If you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
sideEffects

Side effects of Sumo Strip Of 15 Tablets

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Loose stools
  • Ulcers
  • Skin rashes
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Sumo Strip Of 15 Tablets

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Sumo tablet during pregnancy?
A:
There is no adequate information available on the use of Sumo tablets in pregnancy. It is not recommended to be used in pregnancy especially in the third trimester of pregnancy. Women who are trying to conceive should not use this medicine. Also, if you are a woman planning to conceive, this medicine can hamper your fertility.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Sumo tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
It is advised not to use Sumo tablet if you are breastfeeding.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Sumo tablet?
A:
You may experience drowsiness and sleepiness after taking the Sumo tablet. Thus, it is advised not to drive if affected.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Sumo tablet?
A:
It is advisable to avoid the consumption of alcohol during the treatment, as it may worsen your liver problems. If you are regularly drinking, then do not take Sumo tablet.
otherGeneralWarnings

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 Sumo tablet for long is not advised as it can increase risk of heart disease or stomach bleeds.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Sumo Strip Of 15 Tablets

How Does It Work?

  • Sumo tablet works by inhibiting the formation of a chemical substance known as prostaglandin which is responsible for the feeling of pain, inflammation and swelling. It also acts on a certain area of ...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Sumo Strip Of 15 Tablets

Sumo tablet should be consumed as a whole with a sufficient amount of water and can be taken after food. Take it for a short duration of time. Prolonged use of this medicine is not recommended.
interactions

Interactions of Sumo Strip Of 15 Tablets

Interactions with other medicines

  • Certain medicines can affect the way Sumo tablet works or Sumo tablet itself can affect the action 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 medicines like steroids,blood thinners, medicines to treat nausea, waterpills, blood pressure , mental illnesses, arthritis medications, immune medications, medicines to t...
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storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Sumo Strip Of 15 Tablets

Storage and disposal

  • Store Sumo tablets in a cool and dry place.
  • Keep it out of reach of the children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Sumo Strip Of 15 Tablets

Overdose

Symptoms of an overdose of Sumo tablet may include nausea, vomiting, stomach disturbances, skin rashes, chills, fever, etc. An overdose of Sumo tablet should be immediately reported to your treating d...
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Missed a Dose

Take the missed dose of Sumo tablet as soon as possible. Never take two doses to compensate for the missed dose.

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: Can I take Sumo tablet for six months?

A: No, prolonged use of Sumo tablet may harm your health. This medicine is meant to be used for short term managment of pain. Use for a prolonged period may result in stomach and intestine ulcers and increased risk of heart disease.

Q: Can I give Sumo tablet to my child?

A: No, you should not give Sumo tablet to your child. Sumo tablete is not meant for children below 12 years of age.

Q: What is sumo tablet used for?

A: Sumo tablet is used for short term management of pain and fever.

Q: Sumo tablet vs dolo 650, Whats the difference?

A: Sumo Tablet is a combination medicine containing paracetamol and nimesulide, Dolo 650 contains paracetamol. Both of these medications are pain-relieving and fever-reducing medicine.

Q: Can I take Sumo tablet for toothache?

A: Yes, a Sumo tablet can be taken to relieve toothache. However, it should only be used if prescribed by a doctor as a toothache can happen due to many reasons such as tooth decay, infection or following a dental procedure.

Q: Is Sumo tablet good for a cold?

A: Sumo is a pain-relieving medicine. It contains a combination of paracetamol and nimuselide. It is used for relieving different types of pain and it also reduces fever. Cold is usually caused due to seasonal viral infection and it usually affects your nose and throat. People with colds are more likely to have a runny or stuffy nose. Sumo tablet does not help relieve symptoms of a cold.

Q: Can Sumo tablet cause acidity?

A: Sumo tablet usually does not cause acidity, you may experience nausea and vomiting. But these side effects do not affect everyone taking this medicine.

Q: Is Sumo Tablet a painkiller?

A: Yes, Sumo tablet is a painkiller medicine. It helps relieve pain and it also reduces fever. It is used to relieve muscle pain, backache. Pain due to arthritis, toothache, throat pain, etc.

Q: How many Sumo tablet can I take in a day?

A: The dose and frequency of taking this medicine will be decided by your doctor. You should take it as prescribed by your doctor. Do not consume more or less of this medicine.

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ContainsNimesulide(100.0 Mg),Paracetamol / Acetaminophen(325.0 Mg)
UsesFever and pain
Side effectsNausea, vomiting, loose stools, stomach or intestine ulcers, redness of skin
Last Updated on: 10 Nov 2021 | 10:28 AM (IST)
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