Pamol

Pamol

paracetamol

Manufacturer:

Sunward

Distributor:

Antah Pharma
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Paracetamol
Indications/Uses
Analgesic & antipyretic in conditions accompanied by discomfort & fever eg, common cold & other viral infections; musculoskeletal pain & painful conditions eg, headaches, dysmenorrhoea, myalgia & neuralgia.
Dosage/Direction for Use
500 mg 1-2 tab every 4-6 hr as needed. Max: Not >8 tab daily. 650 mg Adult 1-1½ tab tds or qds. Max: Not >6 tab daily.
Administration
May be taken with or without food.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity. Hepatic impairment.
Special Precautions
Discontinue use if severe skin reactions occur. Not to be taken w/ any other paracetamol-containing drugs. Renal or hepatic impairment. Women of childbearing potential. Not recommended during late pregnancy. Lactation.
Adverse Reactions
Agranulocytosis, thrombocytopenia, pancytopenia; cutaneous hypersensitivity reactions eg, skin rashes, angioderma, Stevens-Johnson syndrome/toxic epidermal necrolysis.
Drug Interactions
Enhanced hepatotoxicity by phenobarb, alcohol & doxorubicin. Caution w/ other drugs affecting the liver. 650 mg: Contradictory pharmacokinetic results in chloramphenicol t½. Enhanced warfarin anticoagulation activity w/ codeine. Increased haematological toxicity of zidovudine.
ATC Classification
N02BE01 - paracetamol ; Belongs to the class of anilide preparations. Used to relieve pain and fever.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Pamol tab 500 mg
Packing/Price
10 × 10 × 10's
Form
Pamol tab 650 mg
Packing/Price
10 × 10 × 10's
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