Medicinal Products

PARACETAMOL TEVA 1 g

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

Sparkling effervescent tablet
Pill box of 8
All forms

Indication

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

Dosage PARACETAMOL TEVA 1 g Effervescent tablet breakable Pill box of 8

Administration mode :
Oral way.
If necessary after breaking them in half, allow the tablet to dissolve completely in a glass of water.
Dosage:
Caution: this presentation contains 1 g of paracetamol per tablet: do not take 2 tablets at a time .
This presentation is RESERVED ADULT and CHILD from 50 kg (from about 15 years).
- In children, it is imperative to respect the dosages defined according to the weight of the child and therefore to choose a suitable presentation. Approximate ages by weight are given for information.
The recommended daily dose of paracetamol is approximately 60 mg / kg / day, divided into 4 or 6 doses, approximately 15 mg / kg every 6 hours or 10 mg / kg every 4 hours.
- For adults and children weighing more than 50 kg (from about 15 years): the usual dosage is 1 half to 1 tablet to 1 g per dose, to be renewed if necessary after 4 hours minimum.
. It is generally not necessary to exceed 3 g of paracetamol per day, or 3 tablets .
. However, in case of more severe pain, the maximum dosage can be increased up to 4 g per day, or 4 tablets per day.
. Always respect an interval of 4 hours between catches.
- Recommended maximum doses: see section warnings and precautions for use.
Frequency of administration:
Systematic catches prevent pain or fever oscillations: - in children, they should be regularly spaced, including at night, preferably 6 hours, and at least 4 hours;
- in adults, they must be spaced at least 4 hours apart. Renal impairment: In cases of severe renal impairment (creatinine clearance less than 10 ml / min), the interval between 2 doses should be at least 8 hours. The dose of paracetamol should not exceed 3 g per day, or 3 tablets.

Against indications

- Hypersensitivity to paracetamol or other constituents.
- Hepatocellular insufficiency.
- Due to the presence of sorbitol, this drug is contraindicated in cases of fructose intolerance.

Paracetamol Teva side effects

- 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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