Algina 250 MG Syrup

Manufactured by Geno Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
Composition: Paracetamol
Prescription Required: No

Description

Algina 250 MG Syrup is used to temporarily relieve fever and mild to moderate pain such as muscle ache, headache, toothache, arthritis and backache.

Highlights

Commonly asked questions for Algina 250 MG Syrup

Onset of action

The effect of this medicine can be observed within 1 hour of oral administration. When given in the form of an intravenous injection, the pain-relieving action starts in 5-10 minutes. For fever reduction, the time taken is about 30 minutes.

Duration of effect

The effect of this medicine lasts for an average duration of 4-6 hours.

Safe with alcohol?

severe

Consumption of alcohol is not recommended during treatment with this medicine due to the increased risk of serious side effects such as severe gastrointestinal bleeding, dizziness, fatigue, weakness, rashes, nausea, joint pain, fever, jaundice, etc.

Is it habit forming?

No habit-forming tendencies were reported.

Usage in pregnancy?

This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless necessary and the potential benefits outweigh the risks involved. This medicine is not known to cause any harm to the fetus, but should only be used after consultation with your doctor. Oral administration of the medicine should be preferred over the intravenous route.

Usage while breast-feeding?

This medicine is safe to use during breastfeeding. It is advised to consult your doctor before taking this medicine. Monitor the infant for any undesired side effects and report any incidence of rashes on skin or diarrhea in the infant to the doctor immediately.

Substitutes

List of substitutes for Algina 250 MG Syrup

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Algina 250 MG Syrup , and hence can be used as its substitute.

Dolo 250 MG SyrupMicro Labs Ltd.
Dolomol 250 MG SyrupMicro Labs Ltd.
Fevridol 250 MG SyrupZuventus Healthcare Ltd.
Macfast 250 MG SyrupMacleods Pharmaceuticals Pvt. Ltd.
Pyrakem P 250 MG SyrupAlkem Laboratories Ltd.

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