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It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Xcel 500.
Xcel 500 is safe to use during pregnancy. Most studies have shown low or no risk to the developing baby.
Xcel 500 is safe to use during breastfeeding. Human studies suggest that the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in a significant amount and is not h... View More
Xcel 500 does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Xcel 500 should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Xcel 500 may be needed. Please consult your doctor. However, Xc... View More
Xcel 500 should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Xcel 500 may be needed. Please consult your doctor. However, the... View More
Xcel 500 is a medicine used to relieve pain and to reduce fever. It is used to treat many conditions such as headache, body ache, toothache and common c... View More
Uses of Xcel 500
- Pain relief
Side effects of Xcel 500
- No common side effects seen
How to use Xcel 500
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Xcel 500 is to be taken wi... View More
How Xcel 500 works
Xcel 500 is an analgesic (pain reliever) and anti-pyretic (fever reducer). It works by blocking the release of certain chemical messengers that cause pa... View More
What if you forget to take Xcel 500?
If you miss a dose of Xcel 500, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your ... View More
- Xcel 500 should be taken with food or milk to prevent upset stomach.
- Take it as per the dose and duration prescribed by your doctor. Long term use may lead to serious complications such as stomach bleeding and kidney prob... View More
- Do not take indigestion remedies (antacids) within two hours of taking Xcel 500.
- Avoid consuming alcohol while taking this medicine as it can increase your risk of stomach problems.
- Inform your doctor if you have liver disease as your dose may need to be adjusted.
- Your doctor may regularly monitor your kidney function, liver function and levels of blood components if you are taking this medicine for long-term trea... View More
Fever, Mild to moderate pain, osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, chronic low back pain, Renal stone pain, neuropathic pain, toothache, migraine, post... View More
May be taken with or without food.
Oral Mild to moderate pain and fever Tablet Adult: 1 - 2 tablets every 4 to 6 hours up to a maximum of 4 g (8 tablets) daily Extended Release (XR)... View More
Oral Mild to moderate pain and fever Tablet Children (6 - 12 years) : 1/2 to 1 tablet 3 to 4 times daily Extended Release (XR) Tablet Children ov... View More
Mode of Action
Paracetamol exhibits analgesic action by peripheral blockage of pain impulse generation. It produces antipyresis by inhibiting the hypothalamic heat-reg... View More
Patient w/ chronic alcoholism, known G6PD deficiency, severe hypovolaemia, chronic malnutrition. Renal and hepatic impairment. Pregnancy and lactation. ... View More
Thrombocytopenia, leucopenia, pancytopenia, neutropenia, agranulocytosis, pain and burning sensation at inj site. Rarely, hypotension and tachycardia. ... View More
May reduce serum levels w/ anticonvulsants (e.g. phenytoin, barbiturates, carbamazepine). May enhance the anticoagulant effect of warfarin and other cou... View More
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