Eskayef Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
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It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Tapenta.
Tapenta may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing... View More
Tapenta is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug may pass into the breastmilk and harm the baby.
Tapenta may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive. If you feel drowsy, dizzy, have blurred vision or a slow reaction time while ta... View More
Tapenta should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Tapenta may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Tapenta should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Tapenta may be needed. Please consult your doctor. Use of ... View More
Tapenta is a medicine used to treat moderate to severe acute pain in adults. It is used to treat many conditions such as headache, fever, period pain, t... View More
Uses of Tapenta
- Moderate to severe pain
Side effects of Tapenta
How to use Tapenta
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. Tapenta may be taken with ... View More
How Tapenta works
Tapenta decreases the perception of pain by blocking the transmission of pain signals to the brain.
What if you forget to take Tapenta?
If you miss a dose of Tapenta, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.
- Tapenta is a strong painkiller which is used in the treatment of moderate to severe pain when other treatments do not treat your pain well enough or you... View More
- The addiction / habit-forming potential of Tapenta is very high. Take exactly as prescribed by your doctor.
- Use caution while driving or doing anything that requires concentration as Tapenta can cause dizziness and sleepiness.
- While taking this medication, avoid alcohol in all forms including beer, wine, aftershave lotions, mouthwash, vinegar, certain desserts, colognes, and l... View More
- Inform your doctor if you have asthma, liver, kidney or pancreatic disease, or are severely constipated.
Acute Moderate-to-Severe Pain, Musculoskeletal pain, Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy
May be taken with or without food.
Oral Moderate to severe acute pain Adult: Initially, 50 mg, 75 mg or 100 mg 4-6 hrly, depending on pain intensity. On day 1, a 2nd dose may be given... View More
Safety and efficacy not established
Renal impairment CrCl >30 mL/min : Dosage adjustment not required CrCl <30 mL/min: Not recommended
Significant resp depression (in unmonitored settings or absence of resuscitative equipment), acute or severe bronchial asthma or hypercapnia, known or s... View More
Mode of Action
Mu-opioid agonist; inhibits ascending pain pathways, thus altering response to pain; produces analgesia, respiratory depression, and sedation; also inhi... View More
Tapentadol should be administered with caution to patients with conditions accompanied by hypoxia, hypercapnia, respiratory problems such as: asthma, ch... View More
>10% Nausea (30%),Dizziness (24%),Vomiting (18%),Somnolence (15%) 1-10% (selected) Constipation (8%),Pruritus (5%),Xerostomia (4%),Fatigue (3%),Hyp... View More
Potential severe adverse effects w/ MAOIs. CNS-active drugs; other serotonergic agents (including triptans, SSRIs, other SNRIs, lithium, sibutramine, fe... View More
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