Ketoflam-P Tablet

Medically reviewed by Dr. Swaroop Choudhari | Written By Sonu Kumar Rao

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 11:14 am

Use of Ketoflam-P Tablet

Ketoflam-P Tablet is used to relieve various types of pain such as headache, back pain, joint pain, menstrual cramps, muscle pain, toothache, etc.

How Ketoflam-P Tablet works.

Ketoflam-P Tablet contains Flupirtine and Paracetamol.
Flupirtine works as a selective neuronal potassium channel opener. It works on neuronal hyperexcitability thereby providing relief in various types of pain.

Paracetamol works by blocking chemical messengers and reduces the intensity of the pain signal. It also inhibits the release of prostaglandins thereby lowering body temperature and fever.

Side Effects of Ketoflam-P Tablet

The most common side effects of Ketoflam-P Tablet are nausea, vomiting, dizziness, excessive sweating, abdominal pain, fatigue, loss of appetite.
These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while Taking Ketoflam-P Tablet

Do not consume Ketoflam-P Tablet if you are allergic to Flupirtine and Paracetamol.
If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Ketoflam-P Tablet.
If you feel dizzy or sleepy after taking this medicine, do not do anything that requires caution.
If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before taking this medicine.
Use of this medicine is not advisable in people under 18 years of age.
Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.
To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

Dosage of Ketoflam-P Tablet

The dosage of Ketoflam-P Tablet depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical history of the patient and many other conditions.
Please take this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Ketoflam-P Tablet

If you forget to take a dose of Ketoflam-P Tablet, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.
Symptoms of overdose with Ketoflam-P Tablet are nausea, fatigue, drowsiness, fast heart rate.
Immediately contact your doctor if an overdose with Ketoflam-P Tablet is suspected.
If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately.

Onset of Action Ketoflam-P Tablet

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

Duration of Action Ketoflam-P Tablet

The effect of the drug varies depending on the dose and the amount used. Consult your doctor for more information on it.

Precautions & Warnings

Alcohol

Don't consume alcohol while taking this medicine; it may increase the risk of side effects.

Pregnancy

Not recommended for pregnant women. Please consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

Breastfeeding

Not recommended for breastfeeding women. Please consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

Driving

This medicine usually causes no problems in your driving. But if you feel dizzy or sleepy after taking this medicine please avoid driving.

Kidney

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

Liver

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

Frequently Asked Questions About Ketoflam-P Tablet

Q.1) What is the use of Ketoflam-P Tablet? Answer. Ketoflam-P Tablet is a combination medicine used for the relief of various types of pain like headache, back pain, joint pain, menstrual cramps, muscle pain, toothache, etc. Q.2) What is the side effects of Ketoflam-P Tablet? Answer. Side effects of Ketoflam-P Tablet are nausea, vomiting, dizziness, excessive sweating, abdominal pain, fatigue, loss of appetite. These are only indicative and not everyone will experience them. If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately. Q.3) Is Ketoflam-P Tablet banned in India? Answer. Ketoflam-P Tablet is not banned in India, but you need a valid prescription to buy this medicine. Q.4) How to use Ketoflam-P Tablet? Answer. Take this medicine as suggested by your doctor, do not take it more than the recommended dose and period. Do not break or crush it, take the whole pill with water after meals. Use of Ketoflam-P Tablet is not advisable in people under 18 years of age. Q.5) Can Ketoflam-P Tablet be taken during pregnancy? Answer. Ketoflam-P Tablet is not recommended for pregnant women, Consult your doctor before taking if necessary. Q.6) Can Ketoflam-P Tablet be taken while breast-feeding? Answer. Ketoflam-P Tablet is not recommended for breast-feeding women, Consult your doctor before taking if necessary.

Alternate Brands

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

Lupirtin-P Tablet  ( Lupin Ltd. )

98.50  10 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

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About Reviewer

Dr. Swaroop Y Choudhari is an MBBS, MD in General Medicine. The doctor holds an experience of 8 years, and has extensive knowledge in his respective field of medicine.

About Reviewer

Sonu Kumar is a registered pharmacist with Bihar State Pharmacy Council with over 6 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.

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