Fepanil 650mg Tablet

Medically reviewed by Dr. Naresh Dang | Written By Kunal V Kumar

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 2:58 am

Fepanil 650mg Tablet

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Uses of Fepanil 650mg Tablet

Fepanil 650mg Tablet is generally used for fever, mild to moderate headache, earache, muscle pains including the pains of arthritis. Fepanil 650mg Tablet only provides temporary relief to the fever but does not treat the underlying causes of the fever. Sometimes people get fever and pain after vaccination, doctors usually prescribe this drug in such cases.

Side effects of Fepanil 650mg Tablet

Generally, Fepanil 650mg Tablet does not have any side effects in normal condition. But in rare cases, people have some unusual reactions like Sweating, Headache, Vomiting, Nausea. Sometimes bloody or dark colour stool can pass.

Precautions while Taking Fepanil 650mg Tablet

Consumption of Fepanil 650mg Tablet with alcohol is fatal and this can even cause serious liver damage. Always consult a doctor before taking this medicine if suffering from liver disease.
Kidney patient should consult a doctor before taking this drug.
Paracetamol can pass into breast milk and might harm your baby. So pregnant ladies and lactating women should contact a doctor before intaking this medicine.
Diabetic and person who is suffering from phenylketonuria or other condition should avoid/limit the intake of this medicine.

Dosage of Fepanil 650mg Tablet

The dosage of Fepanil 650mg Tablet depends on many factors such as the patient’s age, health, medical history of the patient and many other conditions, please take this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Fepanil 650mg Tablet

A high overdose of Fepanil 650mg Tablet may cause unusual tiredness, fatigue, low blood pressure, nausea, vomiting that can last up to 24 hours. Try not to take other cold medicines while having Fepanil 650mg Tablet, as many of the cold medicines contain combination medicine and that can cause an overdose of paracetamol.

Onset of Action Fepanil 650mg Tablet

It takes about 30 minutes to 1 hour to show the effect of the medicine.

Duration of Action Fepanil 650mg Tablet

Effect of medication lasts for an average of 4-6 hours.

Precautions & Warnings

Alcohol

Don't consume alcohol while taking this medicine it may increase risk of liver damage & other serious side effects such as Nausea; Headache; Vomiting etc.

Pregnancy

It's safe to take this medicine during pregnancy. This medication is not harmful to the fetus; but consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

Breastfeeding

This medicine is safe to use during breastfeeding. It is advisable to consult your doctor before taking this medication.

Driving

This medicine usually causes no problems in your driving.

Kidney

This medicine should be used with extreme caution in patients with kidney disease. Consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

Liver

This medicine should be used with extreme caution in patients with liver disease. Consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

Frequently Asked Questions About Fepanil 650mg Tablet

Q.1) Can I buy Fepanil 650mg Tablet without a prescription? Ans. Fepanil 650mg Tablet is an OTC medicine, you can buy it without a prescription. Please consult your doctor before taking this medicine. Q.2) What is Fepanil 650mg Tablet? Ans. Fepanil 650mg Tablet is used to temporarily relieve fever and tolerant pains such as muscle ache, headache, arthritis, etc. Q.3) What are the usages of Fepanil 650mg Tablet? Ans. Fepanil 650mg Tablet is used by people suffering from fever, headache, muscle pain, menstrual cramps, arthritis and for the pain occurring after a vaccine has been taken. Q.4) What are the side effects of Fepanil 650mg Tablet? Ans. The common side effects of Fepanil 650mg Tablet are Sweating, Headache, Vomiting, Nausea etc. Q.5) Is Fepanil 650mg Tablet is banned in India? Ans. Fepanil 650mg Tablet is not banned in India. Its main constituent is paracetamol and it is the most widely used drug in India. Q.6) Fepanil 650mg Tablet is safe to use during Pregnancy? Ans. Fepanil 650mg Tablet contains Paracetamol. Paracetamol is safe to be used during pregnancy. However; consult your doctor before taking this medicine. Q.7) How long does the effect of Fepanil 650mg Tablet? Ans. Effect of Fepanil 650mg Tablet lasts for an average of 4-6 hours. Q.8) Can a patient having high blood pressure take Fepanil 650mg Tablet? Ans. Using Fepanil 650mg Tablet is safe in patients with high blood pressure. To avoid adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines. Q.9) Can a patient suffering from diabetes take Fepanil 650mg Tablet? Ans. Using Fepanil 650mg Tablet is safe in patients suffering from diabetes. To avoid adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines. Q.10) Fepanil 650mg Tablet for stomach pain? Ans. No, Fepanil 650mg Tablet does not work for stomach pain.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.

Lekadol 650mg Tablet  ( Organic Laboratories )

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Paracip 650mg Tablet  ( Cipla Ltd. )

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Febrinil 650mg Tablet  ( Maneesh Pharmaceuticals Ltd. )

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XT Para 650mg Tablet  ( Unichem Laboratories Ltd. )

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Polymol Xtra 650mg Tablet  ( Scott Edil Pharmacia Ltd. )

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Interaction

Drug :-Barbiturates, carbamazepine, hydantoins, rifampin, sulfinpyrazone: High doses or long-term use of these drugs may reduce therapeutic effects and enhance hepatotoxic effects of acetaminophen. Avoid using together.

Busulfan: May increase busulfan level. Monitor patient closely.

Cholestyramine resin: May decrease acetaminophen absorption. Give at least 1 hour after acetaminophen or consider therapy change.

Sorafenib: May increase levels of both drugs. Avoid use together.

Warfarin: May increase hypoprothrombinemic effects with long-term use with high doses of acetaminophen. Monitor INR closely.

About Reviewer

Dr. Naresh Dang is an MD in Internal Medicine. He has special interest in the field of Diabetes, and has over two decades of professional experience in his chosen field of specialty. Dr. Dang is an expert in the managememnt of Diabetes, Hypertension and Lipids. He also provides consultation for Life Style Management.

About Author

Kunal is a registered pharmacist with RGUHS with over 11 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.

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