Hifenac Mr is a Tablet manufactured by Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd. It is commonly used for the diagnosis or treatment of osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, Ankylosing spondylitis, migraine, menstrual pain. It has some side effects such as Dizziness, Flatulence, Abnormal blood cell count, Facial swelling. The salts Aceclofenac (100mg), Paracetamol (500mg), Chlorzoxazone (500mg) are involved in the preparation of Hifenac Mr.
What are the side effects of
Abnormal Blood Cell Count
This is not an exhaustive list of side effects.
Please inform your doctor if you experience any adverse reaction to the medication.
Frequently Asked Questions
How many times should I take the medicine?
It varies from person to person. Usually, the drug is prescribed once or twice a day, depending on the need or as the doctor deems fit.
I have an active peptic ulcer. Will hifenac mr be safe for me?
Under the situation of active peptic ulcers, or any kind of bleeding in the intestines and stomach, hifenac mr is not administered to the patient as this might cause fatal injuries and can cause him great discomfort.
How long do I have to use?
Unless your course is fully complete as the doctor has recommended, you should continue taking the medication.
Is it safe to use the medication if I drink alcohol?
Alcohol may increase your chances of dizziness, which is already a common side-effect of hifenac mr. In that case, consume as little alcohol as possible while being on the course of this medication.
Can I give this medication to an infant?
Hifenac mr is usually administered to people who suffer from muscle pain because of overuse or wear and tear. Infants rarely have muscle pain, and if the doctor says so, he will provide the baby with a different medication. Hifenac mr cannot be consumed by infants.
While on the medication course for hifenac mr, can i consume other painkillers?
No, stick to the medication as prescribed. Do not try to self administer. If the components of the drugs cross the limit in your body, you might face very serious health hazards like gastrointestinal bleeding and liver failure.
Can I use this medicine if I have a severe toothache?
Although there are muscle and veins in the gums, hifenac mr is not used for toothache. Your dentists will prescribe drugs for your toothache.
What if I overdose on the medication?
It is very important to keep a tab on your medicine consumption. If you?e missed your medication and the time of your next dose is just hours away, forget about the missed dose and continue with the fresh dose. In any manner, do not overdose. Seek immediate medical help if in case, overdose of hifenac mr has happened.