FAQs ABOUT SECNIL 500MG SYRUP
What if I forget to take a dose of SECNIL 500MG SYRUP?
If you forget a dose of SECNIL 500MG SYRUP, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and take the next scheduled dose at the prescribed time. Do not double the dose to make up for the missed dose as this may increase the chances of developing side effects.
Is SECNIL 500MG SYRUP safe to use in pregnant women?
SECNIL 500MG SYRUP is not recommended for use during the first trimester of pregnancy as it may reach the placenta and it should be used with caution during pregnancy after the first trimester only if advised by the doctor. Consult your doctor before taking SECNIL 500MG SYRUP.
Can I drink alcohol while taking SECNIL 500MG SYRUP?
No, avoid consumption of alcohol while taking SECNIL 500MG SYRUP as it may cause unwanted effects such as heat sensation, redness, vomiting and increased heart rate. Consult your doctor for advice before taking SECNIL 500MG SYRUP.
What are the common side effects of SECNIL 500MG SYRUP?
The most common side effects of taking SECNIL 500MG SYRUP are nausea, gastrointestinal disturbances, epigastric pain, metallic taste sensation and inflammation of the mouth or tongue. Consult your doctor immediately if any of the side effect worsens.
Can I take warfarin along with SECNIL 500MG SYRUP?
Taking warfarin along with SECNIL 500MG SYRUP may increase the risk of bleeding due to hepatic catabolism. Your doctor may check the prothrombin time more frequently and monitor the INR test when both these medicines are used together. Your doctor may adjust the dose of warfarin during treatment with this medicine and for 8 days after its discontinuation.