Combiflam tablet is a combination medicine used as anti-inflammatory pain killers. It is used to relieve mild to moderate pain that is temporary. This medicine should be used with caution due to the increased risk of liver damage and bleeding complications.
Uses of Combiflam Tablet
Main uses are to relieve pain like
Pain during menstruation
Pain due to osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis
Combiflam Tablet composition, active content composition and active ingredients
It contains Ibuprofen and Paracetamol as active ingredients
Paracetamol is an analgesic (pain reliever) and antipyretic (fever reducer)
Ibuprofen is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug
How Combiflam Works in the body?
During pain our body releases some chemicals like prostaglandin. If we stop these chemical then can get relieve in pain.
So, paracetamol and ibuprofen components of combiflam works by blocking the production of chemicals. Because these chemicals cause pain, fever and inflammation.
Packages and capabilities
Combiflam Strength: 400mg/325mg
Combiflam Tablet Side Effects
Decreased urine output in severe case
Heartburn in severe case
Nausea or Vomiting
How to Use/take Combiflam Tablet
Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It is better to take Combiflam Tablet with food.
Inform your doctor before taking this tablet about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements). Allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery). Some time it causes side-effects. Take medicine as directed by your doctor Dosage is based on your condition.
Drug Interaction of Combiflam Tablet
Consumption of alcohol is not recommended during treatment with this medicine due to the increased risk of serious side effects such as severe gastrointestinal bleeding, dizziness, fatigue, weakness, rashes, nausea, joint pain, fever.
It can interact severely with these drugs like:
Drug interact moderately with these drugs like:
Avoid taking alcohol
Avoid using it if allergic to paracetamol
Consult with your doctor if you develop blurred vision, ringing or roaring in ears
Inform your doctor if you have bruising or bleeding
Take the drug with a meal or snack to prevent upset stomach
This medicine should be used with caution in patients with anaemia due to the increased risk of worsening of the patient’s condition
Combiflam Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease
Use of Combiflam Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease. Long term use of this medicine can affect the kidney function
Prohibition / Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to combiflam tablet is a contraindication. In addition, combiflam tablet should not be used if you have the following conditions:
Active peptic ulcer
Not recommended in patients with known conditions like asthma, rhinitis, and urticarial
Not recommended in patients with recent heart surgery
Frequently Asked Questions
Is Combiflam tablet safe?
Yes, this tablet is safe if it is taken by prescription of the doctor.
Can combiflam tablet take along with methotrexate?
Tablet may increase the blood levels of methotrexate and can cause liver injury, breathing problem, and bleeding.
Can you take aspirin and combiflam together?
Combiflam Tablet may reduce the effect of aspirin and increases the risk of bleeding.
What happens if you take an overdose of combiflam tablet?
Overdose of this medicine can cause life-threatening condition like liver damage, which is the most serious side effect. Early symptoms may include nausea, vomiting, profuse sweating, and general tiredness.
Can we take this medicine during pregnancy?
This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.
Can we take this medicine during breastfeeding?
This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary.