Novalgin 500 mg Tablet
Novalgin 500 mg Tablet is a combination of two medicines used in the treatment of headache. It helps relieve headache by blocking the release of certain chemical messengers that causes headache
Novalgin 500 mg Tablet belongs to a group of fever reducing painkillers called NSAIDs and is administered in the form of tablets. The active ingredient in Novalgin is metamizole (metamizol sodium monohydrate). It is primarily used for perioperative pain, acute injury, colic, cancer pain, other acute/chronic forms of pain and high fever unresponsive to other agents.
Metamizole is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAID). It works by blocking the release of certain chemical messengers that cause pain and inflammation (redness and swelling).Metamizole has a potential of blood-related toxicity (blood dyscrasias), but causes less kidney, cardiovascular, and gastrointestinal toxicity than non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). Like NSAIDs, it can trigger bronchospasm or anaphylaxis, especially in those with asthma.
Novalgin 500 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of pain caused by a toothache, headache, arthralgia (joint pain), neuralgia (nerve pain), myalgia (muscle pain), colicky pain, and severe pain after surgeries, traumas (injuries), etc. Novalgin 2 ml Injection acts as a fever reducer and used to treat a high fever.
Side effects of Novalgin 500 mg Tablet can include increase in heart rate, Nausea and Vomiting, Stomach pain, Difficulty in swallowing, Dry mouth, Dizziness and Drowsiness, Headache, Skin rash, Itching , Pain at the injection site
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