FAQs ABOUT EPIMAC PLUS TABLET
Q: What to do If I forget to take a dose of EPIMAC PLUS TABLET?
A: You should take EPIMAC PLUS TABLET immediately when you remember. If it is time for the next dose skip the missed dose and follow the regular dose schedule. Do not double the dose to match up the missed dose.
Q: How does EPIMAC PLUS TABLET work?
A: EPIMAC PLUS TABLET helps to treat pain due to muscle spasm, where eperisone works by acting on the centres in the brain and spinal cord. It also dilates vascular smooth muscles improving blood flow and relieves muscle spasm. Paracetamol works by increasing the pain threshold by inhibiting COX-1 and COX-2 enzymes.
Q: Is EPIMAC PLUS TABLET safe to use in patients with liver problems?
A: EPIMAC PLUS TABLET should be used with caution in patients with liver disorder or disease (including Gilbert’s syndrome or hepatitis). Consult your doctor for advice before taking it.
Q: What are the common side effects of EPIMAC PLUS TABLET?
A: The common side effects of taking EPIMAC PLUS TABLET are nausea, vomiting, loss of appetite, gastric discomfort, abdominal pain, diarrhea, constipation, light-headedness, drowsiness, general discomfort, lack of energy, rash and itching. Consult your doctor if any of the side effects worsen over the time.
Q: Does EPIMAC PLUS TABLET cause constipation?
A: Yes, this medicine may cause constipation in some individuals. To manage this effect, try to eat more high-fiber foods such as fresh fruit, vegetables, cereals and drink plenty of water. Exercise regularly (such as daily walk). If this does not help, consult your doctor for receiving alternate treatment for constipation.