Tachipirina 500mg Angelini 30 Tablets
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Tachipirina 500mg Angelini - Medical Device
Paracetamol-based drug, useful in case of fever and pain of various kinds.
Tachipirina 500 Tablets is an analgesic and antipyretic drug that works to lower fever and relieve pain and can be used:
As an antipyretic in the symptomatic treatment of febrile diseases such as influenza, exanthematous diseases, acute respiratory tract diseases, etc.
As an analgesic in case of headaches, neuralgia, myalgia and other painful manifestations of medium entity, of various origins.
Dosage and method of use
For children it is essential to respect the dosage defined according to their body weight and, therefore, to choose the suitable formulation. Approximate ages as a function of body weight are given for information. Below three months, in case of jaundice, it is advisable to reduce the single oral dose.
In adults, the maximum oral dose is 3000 mg and rectally is 4000 mg of paracetamol per day. The physician should assess the need for treatment for more than 3 consecutive days. The dosage schedule of Tachipirina in relation to body weight and route of administration is as follows:
Children weighing between 21 and 25 kg (approximately between 6 and 10 years): ½ tablet at a time, to be repeated if necessary after 4 hours, without exceeding 6 doses per day (3 tablets).
Children weighing between 26 and 40 kg (approximately between 8 and 13 years): 1 tablet at a time, to be repeated if necessary after 6 hours, without exceeding 4 doses per day.
Boys weighing between 41 and 50 kg (approximately between 12 and 15 years): 1 tablet at a time, to be repeated if necessary after 4 hours, without exceeding 6 doses per day.
Children weighing more than 50 kg (approximately over 15 years): 1 tablet at a time, to be repeated if necessary after 4 hours, without exceeding 6 doses per day.
Adults: 1 tablet at a time, to be repeated if necessary after 4 hours, without exceeding 6 doses per day. In case of severe pain or high fever, 2 tablets of 500 mg to be repeated if necessary after not less than 4 hours.
Take Tachipirina 500 Tablets with a little water.
Tachipirina 500 Tablets contains:
Active ingredient: paracetamol 500 mg
Excipients: microcrystalline cellulose, povidone, croscarmellose sodium, magnesium stearate, precipitated silica.
Tachipirina 500 Tablets should not be administered in case of:
- allergy to acetaminophen or any of the other ingredients of this medicine;
- severe liver disease (severe hepatocellular insufficiency).
In rare cases of allergic reactions, administration should be discontinued and appropriate treatment instituted. Use with caution in case of chronic alcoholism, excessive alcohol intake (3 or more alcoholic drinks per day), anorexia, bulimia or cachexia, chronic malnutrition (low reserves of hepatic glutathione), dehydration, hypovolemia.
Paracetamol should be administered with caution to patients with mild to moderate hepatocellular insufficiency (including Gilbert's syndrome), severe hepatic insufficiency (Child-Pugh> 9), acute hepatitis, concomitant treatment with drugs that impair liver function, deficiency of glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase, haemolytic anemia. High or prolonged doses of the product can cause alterations in the kidney and blood, even serious, therefore the administration in subjects with renal insufficiency must be carried out only if actually necessary and under direct medical supervision. In case of prolonged use it is advisable to monitor liver and kidney function and blood count.
During treatment with paracetamol, before taking any other drug, check that it does not contain the same active ingredient, as if paracetamol is taken in high doses, serious adverse reactions can occur. Instruct the patient to contact the physician before associating any other medication.
Pregnancy and breastfeeding
Although clinical studies in pregnant or lactating patients have not shown particular contraindications to the use of paracetamol or caused unwanted effects affecting the mother or child, it is recommended to administer the product only in cases of real need and under the direct supervision of the doctor. .
Possible side effects
Like all medicines, this drug can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them.
If the following side effects occur, the treatment should be stopped and your doctor contacted immediately:
allergic reactions with:
- redness of the skin accompanied by itching (hives);
- swelling of the throat (laryngeal edema);
- swelling of the hands, feet, ankles, face, lips, tongue and / or throat (angioedema);
- severe allergic reaction (anaphylactic shock).
In addition, those taking the medicine may experience the following side effects, for which there is insufficient data to establish the frequency.
- reduction in the number of platelets in the blood (thrombocytopenia);
- reduction in the number of white blood cells in the blood (leukopenia / agranulocytosis);
- reduction of hemoglobin in the blood, a substance that carries oxygen in the blood (anemia);
- stomach and intestinal disorders;
- abnormal liver function;
- inflammation of the liver (hepatitis);
- red spots, bullous lesions with areas of peeling skin, blisters, skin rashes (erythema multiforme, Stevens Johnson syndrome, toxic epidermal necrolysis);
- decreased kidney function (acute renal failure);
- inflammation of the kidneys (interstitial nephritis);
- blood in the urine (hematuria);
- cessation or reduction of urine production (anuria).
Very rare cases of severe skin reactions have been reported.
Expiry and retention
Check the expiration date indicated on the package. The expiry date indicated refers to the product in intact packaging, correctly stored
Warning: do not use the medicine after the expiry date indicated on the package.
Pack of 30 tablets.