FAQs ABOUT PARACIP TABLET
Q: What is the use of PARACIP TABLET?
A: PARACIP TABLET is effective in providing pain relief and in reducing fever. It is used to treat headache, muscle pain, back pain, joint pain, nerve pain, period pain, tooth pain and any other conditions that involves minor aches and pains for a temporary period. It can also be used to manage the symptoms of common cold, fever and sore throat.
Q: How long with it take for PARACIP TABLET to provide pain relief?
A: PARACIP TABLET is a fast-acting medicine. It provides pain relief within 15-20 minutes of oral administration. However, this period may vary between person-to-person based on their health condition.
Q: What to do if I forgot to take PARACIP TABLET?
A: Take PARACIP TABLET as soon as you remember until it’s time for the next one. If you missed a dose, skip the missed one and take the next dose at time normally you would take. Do not take a double dose to make up the missed one, as it may lead to overdosage. If you are not sure, consult your doctor. Your doctor may instruct you about the next steps.
Q: How to take PARACIP TABLET?
A: Swallow the medicine with a glass of water. Do not crush or chew the medicine. Do not take more than 4 doses of this medicine within 24 hours. Leave a gap of 4-6 hours between each dose.
Q: How PARACIP TABLET works in my body?
A: PARACIP TABLET blocks the release of certain chemicals within the body (such as prostaglandins) that causes fever, pain, inflammation and swelling. It also interferes with the pain signals travelling between the damaged nerves and the brain and reduces tiredness and boredom among the affected patients.
Q: Is PARACIP TABLET safe?
A: PARACIP TABLET is generally safe and well tolerated. However, it may cause gastric irritation in some patients when used continuously for a certain period. Consult your doctor if it troubles you.
Q: Can PARACIP TABLET be used in children?
A: PARACIP TABLET is not recommended for use in children (aged below 12 years). It can be used in children (aged 12 years or above). However, consult your doctor for advice before taking it.
Q: Can PARACIP TABLET be used in pregnant women?
A: PARACIP TABLET is generally not recommended for use in pregnant women. Therefore, consult your doctor before taking it.
Q: Is PARACIP TABLET addictive?
A: PARACIP TABLET is generally not addictive in nature. However, it may cause headache, tiredness and sleepiness for a week, when stopped after a continuous usage.
Q: Can PARACIP TABLET cause stomach pain?
A: Stomach pain is one of the common side effects of taking PARACIP TABLET. It is predominant among patients having stomach problems. Therefore, do not take this medicine if you have stomach ulcer.
Q: Can I drink alcohol while taking PARACIP TABLET?
A: Avoid consumption of alcohol while taking PARACIP TABLET as it may increase the risks of side effects.
Q: Can liver patients take PARACIP TABLET?
A: PARACIP TABLET should be used with caution in patients with liver diseases (including alcoholic liver diseases). Therefore, consult your doctor before taking it.
Q: Can PARACIP TABLET be used in ulcer patients?
A: PARACIP TABLET is not recommended for use in patients with stomach ulcers. Therefore, consult your doctor for advice.
Q: Is PARACIP TABLET available over the counter?
A: PARACIP TABLET is a prescription medicine. However, few other brands that contains the same key ingredients are available for over-the-counter use.
Q: Can PARACIP TABLET be used for migraine?
A: Yes. PARACIP TABLET can be used to treat pain caused due to migraine headaches. It acts by constricting the blood vessels in the brain, leading to reducing in headache.
Q: Can I take PARACIP TABLET daily?
A: Take PARACIP TABLET as advised by your physician. It is generally not used for more than 3 days continuously. However, your doctor will evaluate your health condition and suggests whether can you take PARACIP TABLET every day or not.