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Cuprofen is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) that is used to treat pain and inflammation. It works by inhibiting the production of prostaglandins, which are hormones that play a role in inflammation. Cuprofen is available over-the-counter in most countries.

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What is Cuprofen?

Cuprofen is a pain reliever that belongs to the class of drugs known as nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). It works by reducing inflammation and pain. Cuprofen is available over-the-counter in the form of tablets and capsules.

How Does Cuprofen Work?

Cuprofen is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) that works by inhibiting the production of prostaglandins. Prostaglandins are hormones that play a role in pain and inflammation. By reducing the production of these hormones, cuprofen can help to reduce pain and inflammation. Additionally, cuprofen may also help to reduce fever by acting on the hypothalamic heat-regulating center. Cuprofen is available over-the-counter in many countries and is typically used for the relief of mild to moderate pain and inflammation.

What Does Cuprofen treat?

  • Headache
  • Dental pain
  • Period pain
  • Bach ache
  • Nerve pain
  • Musculoskeletal pain
  • Fever
  • Arthritis

If you have a history of stomach ulcers or bleeding, kidney disease, or allergies, you should speak to a doctor before taking cuprofen. The medication should also be used with caution in people who are 65 years or older. Cuprofen may interact with other medications, so it is important to tell your doctor about all the medications you are taking. You must also inform your doctor about your pregnancy or breastfeeding status before using Cuprofen. Do not take Cuprofen if you are allergic to any of its ingredients.

It is important that you follow the instructions given by your doctor, or read the information on the product leaflet when self-medicating. Cuprofen should be taken orally and is only suitable for short-term treatment of pain. If you have a stomach upset, you may take the medication with food or milk. If you are using the liquid form of this medication, shake the bottle well before each dose. Measure the dose carefully using a special measuring cup or spoon provided. The recommended dose for children above 12 years is usually 400 mg every 4-6 hours as needed, up to 1200 mg per day. Cuprofen should not be taken for more than 10 days unless directed by a healthcare provider.

The active ingredient in Cuprofen is ibuprofen. The inactive ingredients are lactose, titanium, methylcellulose, talc, hypromellose, magnesium stearate, croscarmellose sodium, and dioxide, Erythrosine Aluminium lake.

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
  • Kidney damage
  • Ulcers
  • Constipation
  • Stomach upset

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