Ibuprofen table. 500 mg. 20 tablets
Ibuprofen table. 500 mg. 20 tablets
Ibuprofen WHAT IS AND WHAT IT IS USED
Ibuprofen tablets contain the active ingredient sodium metamizol , which refers to pain killers ( analgesics ) . Furthermore anesthetic , he owns and temperature decreasing effect.
Ibuprofen is used for:
• relief of moderate to severe pain of various origins : headache , toothache, neuralgia, neuritis , myalgia (muscle pain), trauma , burns , postoperative pain , phantom pain (feeling pain at the absent limb ) , menstrual pain, in cancer , renal and biliary colic .
• to lower the fever .
2 . BEFORE YOU USE Ibuprofen
Do not use Ibuprofen in the following cases
• If you are allergic (hypersensitive) to the active substance Metamizol to other medicines of the pyrazolone derivatives or to any of the ingredients of the product;
• If you suffer from acute hepatic porphyria (an inherited disease with abnormal production of red blood cells) or congenital glucose-6- phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency (an inherited disease with deficiency of this enzyme ) ;
• If you have severe liver and / or kidney disease ;
• If you have impaired bone marrow function (after cytostatic treatment) or blood disorders such as aplastic anemia ( decreased number of blood cells
leading to weakness , bruising , or an increased likelihood of infection ) , agranulocytosis ( a strong decrease in the number of white blood cells , which increases the likelihood of infection ) , leukopenia ( reduction in the total number of white blood cells) ;
• Children under the age of 10 ;
• Pregnancy and lactation .
Take special care with Ibuprofen
• If you are allergic to painkillers or anti-rheumatic drugs , other medicines or food;
• In allergic asthma conditioned ( attack of breathlessness ) ;
• If you know that you have a disease with reduction in white blood cells ( leukocytes ) ;
• If you have kidney or liver problems ;
• If you have low blood pressure.
Taking other medicines
Please tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking or have recently taken any other medicines, including medicines obtained without a prescription. Co-administration of metamizole and chlorpromazine ( a drug for the treatment of mental illness) may lead to a sharp decrease in body temperature. Co-administration of metamizol and coumarin anticoagulants such as acenocoumarol and warfarin (medicines that reduce blood clotting) , it is desirable to be avoided.
Metamizole reduces the action of cyclosporin ( a drug used for organ transplants , and for treatment of tumors ) .
Chloramphenicol and other myelotoxic products (drugs that damage blood formation ) increase the risk of side effects from the hematopoietic system when administered with Metamizol . Do not administer simultaneously with Ibuprofen hypnotics , medications for depression , contraceptives , analgesics, allopurinol ( for gout ) .
Metamizole can be reacted with captopril (for the treatment of heart disease and high blood pressure ) , lithium ( used to treat mental disorders) , methotrexate ( for the treatment of rheumatic diseases and cancer ) , as well as to alter the effect of antihypertensive ( blood pressure lowering ) products and diuretics ( water pills ) .
Taking Ibuprofen with food and drink
During treatment with Ibuprofen is not recommended alcohol consumption due to the potential increase in adverse effects of the drug.
Pregnancy and lactation
Ask your doctor or pharmacist before taking any medicine .
Pregnancy : Not recommended for use of the product during pregnancy.
Lactation : The use of the product during breastfeeding is undesirable . In the case of breastfeeding , if its use should be discontinued .
Driving and using machines
When high doses of Ibuprofen is not recommended driving motor vehicles or operating machinery requiring active attention as possible to adversely affect attention and impaired reactions to unexpected situations.
Important information about some of the ingredients of Ibuprofen
This product contains wheat starch , suitable for people with celiac disease (gluten enteropathy ) . Patients with wheat allergy ( different from celiac disease ) should not take this product.
3 . HOW TO USE Ibuprofen
Always use Ibuprofen exactly as described in this leaflet. If you are not sure, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
The tablets are taken orally .
The usual dose is:
Adults and adolescents 15 years of age:
1/ 2 - 1 tablet 2-3 times a day .
If necessary, can be taken 2 tablets once. Do not take more than 6 tablets per day .
Children from 10 to 15 years ( with a weight of 32 kg . To 53 kg. ):
At 1/2 tablet 2-3 times a day . Maximum daily dose of 4 tablets.
Children under 10 years of age:
This formulation is not suitable for use in children under 10 years . Patients over 65 years of age.
If you are over 65 and have problems with their liver or kidneys , start treatment at a lower dose ( 1/ 2 tablets 2-3 times daily). If necessary, consult a doctor .
Patients with impaired renal or hepatic function:
If you have kidney or liver disease , start treatment with a low dose ( half the recommended adult ) . In need of prolonged treatment , consult your doctor.
Duration of treatment :
Ibuprofen Apply no more than 3 to 5 days. If 3 days not occur symptomatic relief , normalization of temperature , consult a doctor.
If you take more than the dose of Ibuprofen
Can be observed nausea, dizziness , abdominal pain , fatigue loss of consciousness, sudden drop in blood pressure and heart rhythm disturbances . If signs such as cold sweats , dizziness , nausea , discoloration of the skin and shortness of breath, seek medical attention immediately .
If you forget to take Ibuprofen
Do not take a double dose to make up for a missed dose.
4 . POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS
Like all medicines, Ibuprofen can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them . Adverse reactions are classified according to the following frequency : very common (> 1/10 ), common (> 1/100 to <1 /10) , uncommon (> 1/1 , 000 to < 1/100 ), rare (> 1 / 10, 000 to < 1/1 , 000), very rare (<1 /10, 000 ), not known ( data can not be estimated ) .
Uncommon (affects less than 1 in 100 users ):
Skin rashes , low blood pressure , irregular heartbeat ( fast or irregular heartbeat ) .
Rare (occurring in less than 1 1, 000 users) :
Leukopenia ( decrease in white blood cells , which increases the likelihood of infection ), maculopapular rash (formation of skin nodules and plaques ), hypersensitivity reactions (anaphylactic or anaphylactoid ) reactions - itching , burning, redness , hives, swelling ( generalized or localized ) , difficulty breathing and rarely gastrointestinal complaints , angioedema (including laryngeal ) , heart rhythm disorders , low blood pressure , kidney damage as appearance of protein in the urine , decreased or increased amount of urine , inflammation of the kidneys.
Very rare (occurring in less than 1 in 10 000 users) :
Agranulocytosis (strong reduction of the number of white blood cells , increasing the likelihood of infection ) . Characteristic signs of agranulocytosis include inflammatory changes in the skin and mucous membranes of the mouth , throat, genitals , sore throat and fever. A sudden deterioration of general condition , if the high temperature does not fall or reappears , the occurrence of painful changes in the mucous membranes and skin, Ibuprofen , stop and consult your doctor.
Very rarely can be observed also thrombocytopenia ( decreased number of platelets , which increases risk of bleeding or bruising ), hemolytic anemia ( reduction in red blood cells, which can lead to pallor or yellowing of the skin , weakness, or shortness of breath ) , aplastic anemia (severe reduction in the number of blood cells , causing weakness , bruising or increased likelihood of infection ), asthma attacks ( analgesic in patients with asthma) ; syndrome Styvans -Johnson syndrome or Lyell ( severe reaction accompanied blistering of the skin, mouth, eyes and genitals); circulatory shock .
Not known: nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain and discomfort, in rare cases, ulcers or bleeding from the lining of the gastrointestinal tract. If any of the side effects gets serious, or you notice other effects not listed in this leaflet , please tell your doctor or pharmacist.
5 . HOW TO STORE Ibuprofen
Store in the original package to protect from light at a temperature below 25 ° C. Keep out of reach of children. Do not use after the expiry date stated on the packaging. The expiry date refers to the last day of that month. Medicines should not be disposed of via wastewater or household waste. Ask your pharmacist how to dispose of medicines no longer required . These measures will help to protect the environment.
6 . ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
What does Ibuprofen
• The active substance is metamizole sodium 500 mg per tablet .
• The other ingredients are cellulose, microcrystalline (type 11 ) 1 ), magnesium stearate , povidone, corn starch , talc .
Ibuprofen looks like and contents of pack round, flat tablets , scored on one side , diameter 13 mm . , White to off-white, odorless . Deli - Reproductive feature is to divide the tablet into two equal halves. 10 tablets in blister PVC / aluminum foil , 1 , 2, 6 or 50 blisters in a carton with leaflet.