Fepamol

Manufacturer: Vensat

Fepamol belongs to class of drugs called analgesics and antipyretics.

Active ingredient of Fepamol is paracetamol (Acetaminophen). It is usually prescribed to reduce pain and fever.

Fepamol is available as

Fepamol 650 mg tablets (10 tab strip). Price approximately INR 17.00 

Dosage for fepamol

0.5 gram to 1 gram for pain and fever every 6 hours. Maximum daily dose of fepamol is 4 grams.

Fepamol belongs to FDA pregnancy category B

Fepamol is safe to use during pregnancy. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant during treatment.

Fepamol for lactating women

Paracetamol is excreted in breast milk but in small amounts. It is unlikely that it cause any harm to the unborn baby. American academy of pediatrics classified paracetamol as a safe drug for breast feeding women.

Warnings for Fepamol

Overdose of Fepamol can cause hepatotoxicity.

If you are a regular alcohol drinker consult your doctor before taking the Fepamol.

Adverse reactions with Fepamol

Paracetamol rarely cause side effects / adverse reactions but if you observe any of the following side effects stop the medication and consult your doctor immediately.

Nausea 

Allergic reactions like skin rashes

Dizziness

Trouble breathing

Very rare liver damage

Fepamol is also used for

Back pain

Headache

Muscle pain

Osteoarthritis

Tooth pain

Common cold

Cold and flu

Menstrual cramps

Other brands contain paracetamol are

Alcocin

Alice

Babygesic

Crocin

Doliprane

Dolo

Dolodart

Dolopar

Ezeepara

Febrex

Febrinil

Fenace

Fevastin

Genmole

Histacold

Ifimol

Junimol RDS

Kelvin

Lanol

Lupipara

Malidens

Mino

Oyup

Pacimol

Panact

Paracetanal rectal supp

Paraglow

Written by: healthplus24.com team
Date last updated: November 19, 2014