Nuforce 150 mg/1000 mg Tablet

Introduction

Nuforce 150 mg/1000 mg Tablet is a combination medicine that is prescribed to treat of various types of vaginal infections associated with vaginal discharge. It fights against the infection by stopping the growth of infection-causing microorganisms. It also prevents further spread of the infection.

Nuforce 150 mg/1000 mg Tablet is a prescription medicine. It is advised to take it as per the prescription. It can be taken with or without food, but it must be taken at a fixed time to ensure better efficacy. Do not consume more than the recommended dose, as this may have harmful effects on your body. If you miss a dose, take it as soon as you remember. The course of the treatment must be completed even if you feel better. Sudden discontinuation of the treatment may affect the potency of the medicine.

Some common side effects of this medicine are nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, flatulence, etc. If any of the side effects get aggravated, you must consult your doctor immediately. If you experience any allergic reaction (rashes, itching, swelling, shortness of breath, etc.), you must seek immediate medical help.

Before taking this medicine, you should tell your doctor if you are taking any medicines for any health condition. Pregnant or breastfeeding women should also consult with their doctor before taking it. Avoid drinking alcohol as it can cause excessive drowsiness with this medicine. It usually does not impair your ability to drive, but you should not drive if it makes you feel sleepy or dizzy. You must take adequate rest for a faster recovery, also take a healthy diet and drink plenty of water. Your doctor may ask for a few laboratory and diagnostic tests to know the effects of the medicine on your body.

Uses of Nuforce Tablet

  • Fungal infections of vagina

Side effects of Nuforce Tablet

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Nuforce

  • Diarrhea
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Stomach pain
  • Dryness in mouth
  • Metallic taste
  • Headache
  • Rash

How to use Nuforce Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Nuforce 150 mg/1000 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Nuforce Tablet works

Fluconazole is an antifungal medicine which stops the growth of fungi by preventing them from forming their own protective covering. Tinidazole is an antibiotic which kills bacteria and other infectious microorganisms by damaging the DNA. Together, they treat your infection effectively.

Safety Advice

Alcohol

UNSAFE
Consuming alcohol while taking Nuforce 150 mg/1000 mg Tablet may cause symptoms such as flushing, increased heart beat, nausea, thirst, chest pain and low blood pressure (Disulfiram reaction).

Pregnancy

CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Nuforce 150 mg/1000 mg Tablet is unsafe to use during pregnancy as there is definite evidence of risk to the developing baby. However, the doctor may rarely prescribe it in some life-threatening situations if the benefits are more than the potential risks. Please consult your doctor.

Breastfeeding

CAUTION
Nuforce 150 mg/1000 mg Tablet should be used with caution during breastfeeding. Breastfeeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
If a single dose of Nuforce 150 mg/1000 mg Tablet is used, it is recommended to hold breastfeeding for 12-24 hours to allow the removal of the drug.

Driving

UNSAFE
Nuforce 150 mg/1000 mg Tablet may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Nuforce 150 mg/1000 mg Tablet may make you feel drowsy or gives you problems with coordination or sensation (e.g. numbness or weakness). This may affect your driving ability.

Kidney

UNSAFE
Nuforce 150 mg/1000 mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use in patients with kidney disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.
Caution to be advised in patients with impaired renal function.

Liver

SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Nuforce 150 mg/1000 mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Nuforce 150 mg/1000 mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.