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Sumo Strip Of 15 Tablets

Sumo Strip Of 15 Tablets

By ALKEM LABORATORIES LTD
15 Tablet(s) in Strip
MRP 149.00
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Medical Description

Sumo tablet is a pain-relieving medication used to treat mild to moderate pain and fever. It helps relieve different types of pain, such as back pain, headache, toothache, ear pain, joint pain, and menstrual pain. It is a combination medicine containing paracetamol and nimesulide.

Nodard Plus tablet, Nobel Plus, Nicip plus tablet and Nimsaid P also include paracetamol and nimesulide. Sumo tablet work by blocking the production of a chemical substance (prostaglandin), which the body produces, causing symptoms like pain and swelling. It also act on the area of the brain responsible for controlling temperature, helping to control fever.

This medicine must be taken as directed by the doctor, in doses, and for the duration prescribed. It should be taken at a fixed time. Do not skip a dose or consume more than that recommended by the doctor.

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Product Summary

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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
TherapyANALGESIC/ANTIPYRETIC
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uses

Uses of SUMO STRIP OF 15 TABLETS

Sumo tablet is used to treat headaches, mild migraines, muscle pain, dental pain, rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, osteoarthritis and painful menstruation in affected individuals.
contraindications

Contraindications of SUMO STRIP OF 15 TABLETS

  • If you are allergic to paracetamol, Nimesulide, or other pain-relieving medicines.
  • If you have a history of liver damage due to painkiller use like Nimesulide.
  • If you have 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 existing heart-related issues.
  • 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

  • The most common side effects of Sumo Tablet are,
  • 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.
  • If you develop black, tarry stools or vomit blood, immediately stop the medicine.
  • If you are elderly, the chances of side effects increase.
  • You are suffering from liver, kidney, or heart disease.
  • You have a history of stomach or intestine ulcers.
  • You are expected to go through any upcoming surgery.
  • Taking a Sumo tablet for a long is not advised as it can increase the risk of heart disease or stomach bleeds.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of SUMO STRIP OF 15 TABLETS

Sumo tablets should be consumed 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.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of SUMO STRIP OF 15 TABLETS

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

Quick Tips of SUMO STRIP OF 15 TABLETS

  • Sumo tablet is an analgesic. It is also used to treat minor to severe discomfort and fever. It can aid with back pain, headaches, toothaches, ear pain, joint pain and menstrual cramps.
  • Please do not take more than the daily prescribed dose of Sumo tablet, as it contains paracetamol and taking paracetamol in excess can affect the liver or kidney.
  • Before taking this medicine, inform your doctor about all your medications and medical history.
  • Nausea, diarrhoea, indigestion, stomach pain, and dizziness can be side effects of this medicine. If these side effects bother you, please inform your doctor.
  • Dizziness can occur in some patients after taking this medicine; avoid driving or handling heavy machinery unless you feel alert.
  • Take Sumo tablet with food to avoid stomach upset or nausea.
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.
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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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interactions

Interactions of SUMO STRIP OF 15 TABLETS

Interactions with other medicines

  • Certain medicines can affect the way the Sumo tablet works, or this 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, water pills, blood pressure, mental illnesses, arthritis medications, immune medications, medicines to ...
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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: Sumo tablet vs Combiflam, are they the same?

A: No, Sumo tablet and Combiflam tablet are two different painkiller medicines. Sumo table is a combination medicine containing paracetamol and nimesulide. Whereas Combiflam contains ibuprofen and paracetamol (acetaminophen). Combiflam is commonly used to relieve pain, reduce fever, and alleviate inflammation.

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 the short-term management of pain. Use for a prolonged period may result in stomach and intestine ulcers and an 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 tablet 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, what is the difference?

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

Q: Can I take Sumo tablet for a 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 nimesulide. 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 runny or stuffy noses. 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 also reduces fever. It is used to relieve muscle pain and 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.

Q: What are the side effects of Sumo tablet?

A: Nausea, vomiting, loose stools, ulcers and skin rashes are the common side effects of Sumo tablet. However, it is not necessary that everyone experience the same.

Q: Can we take Sumo in periods?

A: Sumo helps relieve different types of pain such as headache, toothache, ear pain etc. You should consult a doctor before taking it for period pain.

Q: Does Sumo tablet cause sleep?

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

Q: Can Sumo tablet be used in haemorrhoid treatment?

A: No, Sumo tablet should not be used to treat 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 Sumo tablet is a painkiller, it may increase the risk of other side effects and thus should not be used on your own. Consult your doctor for advice and the right medicine for the treatment.

Q: Is Sumo a steroid?

A: No, Sumo tablet is not a steroid medicine. It is a pain-relieving medicine that contains nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medicines (NSAID), nimesulide and paracetamol as active substances.

Q: Can Sumo be used for throat infections?

A: No, Sumo tablet cannot be used for the treatment of throat infections. Throat infections may have an underlying cause such as a cold or flu. Your doctor will recommend the best suitable medicine for you based on your signs and symptoms.

Q: How to take Sumo tablet?

A: Sumo tablet should be taken as directed by your doctor.

Q: Is Sumo tablet paracetamol?

A: Paracetamol is one of the constituents of Sumo tablet. This medicine contains a combination of paracetamol and nimesulide as active substances.

Q: Can Sumo tablet be used for headaches?

A: Yes, Sumo tablet can be used for the treatment of headaches. However, you should only use this medicine if it is recommended by your doctor. Do not use this medicine on your own.

Q: Can Sumo tablet be stopped when pain is relieved?

A: Yes, Sumo tablets be stopped when pain is relieved.

Q: Can Sumo tablet be taken with Vitamin B-complex?

A: Yes, Sumo tablet can be taken with Vitamin B-complex.

Q: Can we take sumo Tablet twice a day?

A: Your doctor will determine the recommended daily dose of Sumo Tablet. Take this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.
Last Updated on: 12 April 2024 | 1:46 PM (IST)

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