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Fortafen Information

Fortafen is a commercial drug that is prescribed in the form of Tablet. It is typically used for the treatment of Fever, Muscle Pain, Osteoarthritis. Secondary and off-label uses of Fortafen have also been mentioned below.

The correct dosage of Fortafen depends on the patient's age, gender, and medical history. Individual symptoms and route of administration also determines the right dosage. Detailed information has been provided in the dosage section.

The most common side effects of Fortafen are Diarrhoea. Apart from the aforementioned side effects, Fortafen can also lead to other problems, which have been listed below. Usually, these side effects of Fortafen go away soon, and do not persist beyond the duration of the treatment. Please speak with your doctor if these side effects worsen or persist for a longer duration.

Fortafen's effect during pregnancy is Severe and Severe while nursing. Warnings related to Fortafen's effects on the liver, heart and kidney, if any, have been listed below.

Individuals suffering from medical conditions like Kidney Disease, Asthma, Blood Clotting Disorders must refrain from the use of Fortafen since this can cause severe adverse effects. Other contraindications of Fortafen have been discussed in the sections ahead.

Drug reaction of Fortafen with other medicines has been reported. A complete list of these interactions is given below.

In addition to these precautions, you may also note that Fortafen is safe while driving, and is is addictive in nature.



Fortafen Benefits & Uses

Fortafen is used to treat the following -

Other Benefits

Fortafen Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

Find the right dosage based on disease and age

Age Group Dosage
Adult
  • Disease: Fever
  • Before or After Meal: After Meal
  • Single Maximum Dose: 100 mg
  • Dosage Form: Tablet
  • Dosage Route: Oral
  • Frequency: 2 daily
  • Course Duration: 10 days
  • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor

Fortafen Related Warnings

  • Is the use of Fortafen safe for pregnant women?


    Fortafen should not be taken during pregnancy, or should only be taken on the advice of a doctor as it may have severe side effects.

    Severe
  • Is the use of Fortafen safe during breastfeeding?


    Women who are breastfeeding, may experience serious side effects after taking Fortafen. So it is adviced to consult the doctor before using it.

    Severe
  • What is the effect of Fortafen on the Kidneys?


    Very few cases of side effects of Fortafen on kidney have been reported.

    Mild
  • What is the effect of Fortafen on the Liver?


    The liver can be affected by Fortafen. If you experience any unwanted effects of this drug, stop taking it and consult your doctor. You should restart Fortafen only after medical advice.

    Moderate
  • What is the effect of Fortafen on the Heart?


    Fortafen can have moderate side effects on the heart. If you notice any harmful effects then stop taking this drug right away. Consult your doctor before using this medicine again.

    Moderate


Severe Interaction of Fortafen with Other Drugs

Fortafen should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Severe

Moderate



Fortafen Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Fortafen unless your doctor advises you to do so -



Frequently asked Questions about Fortafen

  • Is this Fortafen habit forming or addictive?


    Fortafen is not addictive in nature.

    No
  • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?


    Yes, it is safe to do these activities or work after taking Fortafen as it does not make you drowsy.

    Safe
  • Is it safe?


    Yes, Fortafen does not show any kind of adverse effect.

    Safe
  • Is it able to treat mental disorders?


    There is no benefit of taking Fortafen for mental disorders.

    No

Fortafen Interactions with Food and Alcohol

  • Interaction between Food and Fortafen


    Taking Fortafen with food does not cause any problems.

    Safe
  • Interaction between Alcohol and Fortafen


    Chances of side effects of drinking alcohol while taking Fortafen are low. If you feel any adverse effects, please seek medical advice as soon as possible.

    Mild


Frequently asked Questions about Fortafen

Question almost 5 years ago

Does Fortafen cause drowsiness?

Dr. Sameer Awadhiya MBBS , Pediatrics

Rarely Fortafen causes drowsiness. However, if you experience drowsiness after taking this medicine do not indulge in activities which include driving, operating heavy machinery. You are advised to take rest and if need be ask your doctor for some other drug options.

Question about 5 years ago

Can I use Fortafen for headache?

Dr. Ram Saini MD, MBBS , General Physician

Yes, Fortafen can be taken for relieving symptoms of a headache. However, there are better medicines available for treating headache effectively.

Question over 5 years ago

How to take Fortafen?

Dr. Vedprakash Verma MBBS, MD , Cardiology

Fortafen preferably taken with a light meal. It can be taken once or twice a day or more as your doctor has prescribed it.

Question almost 5 years ago

Can I take Fortafen with aspirin?

Dr Anjum Mujawar MBBS, MBBS , Emergency Medicine

No, Fortafen cannot be taken with aspirin. It may increase the chances of side effects if taken together. However, if you experience any undesirable effects after consuming medicine, please inform the doctor and follow his/her instructions.

Question over 5 years ago

Can I discontinue Fortafen on my own without doctors advice?

Dr. Manju Shekhawat MBBS , General Physician

Fortafen is a pain relieving medicine. One should take as long as he/she has been recommended to take. However, sometimes even after symptomatic relief your doctor may ask you to continue with medication to reduce inflammations in the body.



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This medicine data has been created by -

Vikas Chauhan

B.Pharma, Pharmacy
5 Years of Experience


References

KD Tripathi. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 204

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