Malidens 500 Tablet
Malidens 500 MG Tablet is the most widely used over-the-counter (OTC) medication. It is used for the treatment of fever. It also provides relief from headache, toothache, backache, nerve pain, musculoskeletal pain, etc. associated with/without fever. Malidens 500 MG Tablet works by decreasing the intensity of pain signals to the brain. It also prevents the release of prostaglandins, the chemical that causes pain and an increase in body temperature.
Malidens 500 MG Tablet is safe to use within the recommended dosage. However, in some cases, you may experience side effects such as nausea, vomiting, indigestion, diarrhoea, stomach pain, etc. Consult your doctor if these symptoms stay for a long time or if they become severe.
Malidens 500 MG Tablet can be taken with or without food. If your doctor has prescribed this medicine, take it for the recommended duration. Never take more than the prescribed dose, or for a longer duration.
Malidens 500 MG Tablet is not recommended if you are allergic to it. Inform your doctor if you have liver or kidney problems before taking this medicine. Though this medicine is safe for use in pregnancy and breastfeeding, it is recommended to consult your doctor before taking it.
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Major & minor side effects for Malidens 500 MG Tablet
Nausea and Vomiting
Uses of Malidens 500 MG Tablet
What is it prescribed for?
Fever is a temporary rise in your body temperature, usually in response to an illness/infection. Fever is not something to worry about unless your body temperature is very high or if it lasts longer. Malidens 500 MG Tablet is a commonly used medicine to provide relief from fever.
Mild to Moderate pain
Malidens 500 MG Tablet s used for the treatment of mild to moderate pain, including headache, toothache, backache, muscle pain, joint pain etc. associated with/without fever.
Post Vaccination Fever
Malidens 500 MG Tablet is useful for the treatment of fever, pain and swelling at the injection site, and bodyache that may occur after a vaccine has been administered.
When not to use?
Avoid taking Malidens 500 MG Tablet if you are allergic to it. Seek immediate medical attention if you notice any symptoms such as skin rash, swelling and/or itching (especially on the face, lips, throat, etc.), dizziness, breathing difficulty, etc. after taking this medicine.
Analgesic Nephropathy is a condition that causes kidney damage due to the long-term use of pain-relievers. Malidens 500 MG Tablet is not recommended for use if you have kidney problems associated with excessive use of painkillers.
Severe liver impairment
Malidens 500 MG Tablet gets converted to its active form in the liver. This medicine is not recommended if you have severe liver problems as it may cause further damage to your liver.
Warnings for special population
Malidens 500 MG Tablet may be used during pregnancy for the shortest time possible and the lowest effective dose. However, it is recommend to use this medicine after consultation with your doctor.
Malidens 500 MG Tablet is considered safe during breastfeeding. It passes into the breastmilk in very small amounts which are not known to harm your baby. However, it is recommend to use this medicine after consultation with your doctor.
Overdose and/or excessive use
Paracetamol poisoning is caused by the excessive use of Malidens 500 MG Tablet accidentally or intentionally, resulting in liver damage. Use this medicine as advised by your doctor/pharmacist. Seek emergency medical attention if an overdose is suspected.
Malidens 500 MG Tablet should be used with extreme caution if you are malnourished (lack of proper nutrition in the body) as it may increase the risk of side effects. Your doctor may recommend dose adjustments based on your body weight.
Malidens 500 MG Tablet should be used with caution if you have kidney problems as it may increase the risk of side effects. Your doctor may suggest tests to closely monitor your kidney function during treatment with this medicine.
Use in children
Malidens 500 MG Tablet is not recommended for use in children below 10 years of age.
Malidens 500 MG Tablet is normally taken on a needed basis. If you miss a scheduled dose take it as soon as possible but do not double the dose to make up for the missed one.
Never take more than the prescribed dose. Seek immediate medical attention in case of an overdose with Malidens 500MG Tablet.
All drugs interact differently for person to person. You should check all the possible interactions with your doctor before starting any medicine.
Interaction with Alcohol
Consumption of alcohol is not recommended during treatment with Malidens 500MG Tablet as it may cause liver damage. Consult your doctor immediately if you experience any signs and symptoms of liver injury like fever, rash, nausea, vomiting, fatigue, dark urine, jaundice, etc.
Interaction with Medicine
Malidens 500MG Tablet should be used with caution if you have liver problems as it may further increase the risk of liver damage. Inform your doctor before starting therapy with this medication. Your liver functions may be closely monitored by your doctor. Your doctor may recommend appropriate dose adjustments based on your clinical condition.
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5-HIAA Urine Test
Malidens 500MG Tablet may interfere with the urine test and give a false positive result. Inform your doctor and/or lab technician about the use of this medicine before the test is performed.
This is not an exhaustive list of possible drug interactions. You should consult your doctor about all the possible interactions of the drugs you’re taking.
Malidens 500MG Tablet can be taken with or without food.
Avoid taking more than the recommended dose or for a longer duration.
Avoid consumption of alcohol while taking this medicine as it may increase the risk of liver damage.
Inform your doctor if you are taking any other paracetamol-containing medicine.