Ciploric 100/300 mg Allopurinol Tablets
Brand Name: Ciploric
Contents: Allopurinol Tablets
Strength: 100mg / 300mg
Manufactured By: Cipla Limited
Packing: 100 Tablets in one pack
WHAT IS CIPLORIC TABLETS?
Ciploric Allopurinol is a type of medication called a xanthine oxidase inhibitor. It works by reducing the production of uric acid in the body. It comes in the form of an oral tablet.
USES OF CIPLORIC TABLETS:
Ciploric Tablet is used for Primary or secondary gout, Uric acid disorders and symptoms, Calcium renal lithiasis, Leukemia, Lymphoma, Malignancies, Recurrent calcium oxalate calculi, and other conditions. Ciploric Tablet may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Ciploric Tablet contains Allopurinol as an active ingredient.
Ciploric Tablet works by reducing uric acid in body by blocking one of the processes that makes it.
POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS:
The most commonly reported side-effects of Ciploric Tablet are acute attacks of gout, diarrhea, nausea, alkaline phosphatase increase, rash, and maculopapular rash.
COMMON SIDE EFFECTS MAY INCLUDE:
The following is a list of possible side effects that may occur from the use of Ciploric Tablet. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
Acute attacks of gout
Alkaline phosphatase increase
Before using Ciploric Tablet, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
Acute attacks during early stages of usage
Bone marrow depression
Decreased renal function
Dose adjustment if use with Mercaptopurine or Azathioprine
Effects may be seen in 2 to 6 weeks
Increase fluid intake
Report irritation of the eyes, swelling of lips or mouth
Report skin rash, painful urination, blood in the urine
Take with food
If you use other drugs or over the counter products at the same time, the effects of Ciploric Tablet may change. This may increase your risk for side-effects or cause your drug not to work properly. Tell your doctor about all the drugs, vitamins, and herbal supplements you are using, so that you doctor can help you prevent or manage drug interactions. Ciploric Tablet may interact with the following drugs and products: