Medicinal Products

PARACETAMOL GRUNENTHAL 1 g

Generic drug of the therapeutic class: Analgesics
active ingredients: Paracetamol
laboratory: Grunenthal

Compressed
Box of 8
All forms

Indication

Symptomatic treatment of mild to moderate pain and / or febrile conditions.

Dosage PARACETAMOL GRUNENTHAL 1 g Tablet Box of 8

Dosage:
This presentation is reserved for adults and children weighing more than 50 kg (from about 15 years old).
For adults and children weighing more than 50 kg (from about 15 years), the usual unit dosage is 1 tablet to 1 g per dose, to be renewed after 4 hours minimum.
It is generally not necessary to exceed 3 g of paracetamol per day, or 3 tablets per day.
However, in case of more severe pain, the maximum dosage can be increased up to 4 g (4 tablets) per day. Always respect an interval of 4 hours between two shots.
Frequency of administration:
Systematic catches prevent pain or fever oscillations: in adults, they should be spaced at least 4 hours apart.
Renal failure :
In case of severe renal insufficiency (creatinine clearance less than 10 ml / min), the interval between two doses will be at least 8 hours.
Do not exceed 3 g of paracetamol per day.
Administration mode :
Oral way.
The tablets are swallowed as is with a drink (eg water, milk, fruit juice).

Against indications

- Hypersensitivity to paracetamol or to any of the excipients.
- Hepatocellular insufficiency.
- Due to the presence of sorbitol, this drug is contraindicated in cases of fructose intolerance.
- Due to the presence of maltodextrin (glucose source), this drug is contraindicated in case of glucose and galactose malabsorption syndrome.

Paracetamol side effects Grunenthal

- Few cases of hypersensitivity reactions such as anaphylactic shock, angioedema, erythema, urticaria, skin rash have been reported. Their occurrence requires the definitive discontinuation of this drug and related drugs.
- Very exceptional cases of thrombocytopenia, leukopenia and neutropenia have been reported.

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