FAQs ABOUT AFENAK PLUS NS TABLET
Q: What is AFENAK PLUS NS TABLET used for?
A: AFENAK PLUS NS TABLET is used in the treatment of acute painful inflammatory conditions (such as osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis) which can be associated with/without fever in affected individuals.
Q: How AFENAK PLUS NS TABLET works?
A: AFENAK PLUS NS TABLET provides relief from pain and reduces fever where aceclofenac and paracetamol works by blocking the action of prostaglandin (chemical messengers responsible for pain, fever and inflammation) thus providing reducing fever and providing relief from fever in affected individuals.
Q: What are the most common side effects of receiving AFENAK PLUS NS TABLET?
A: The most common side effects of taking AFENAK PLUS NS TABLET are gastrointestinal disorders (such as indigestion, abdominal pain, nausea), rash, red itchy welts, bedwetting, headache, dizziness and/or drowsiness. Consult your doctor if any of these symptoms worsen.
Q: Does AFENAK PLUS NS TABLET cause nausea?
A: Yes, AFENAK PLUS NS TABLET causes nausea as it is the commonest side effect to occur after taking the medicine. If such side effect experienced, then try to take AFENAK PLUS NS TABLET with or just after a meal or a snack. Stick to simple meals. Avoid eating rich or spicy food. Consult your doctor if symptom gets worse.
Q: Can AFENAK PLUS NS TABLET be used in pregnant and breast-feeding women?
A: No, AFENAK PLUS NS TABLET is not recommended for use during pregnancy and in breast feeding since it may affect the foetus and nursing child. Consult your doctor before receiving the medicine.