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Calpol Tablet

Manufactured by: Glaxo Smith Kline Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Contains / Salt: Paracetamol (650 mg)

Prescription Required

1910 people have bought this recently

Calpol Tablet

Manufactured by: Glaxo Smith Kline Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Contains / Salt: Paracetamol (650 mg)

Prescription Required

1910 people have bought this recently

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Calpol Tablet Information

Calpol Tablet is a prescription drug, available for use as Tablet. It is typically used for the treatment of Fever, Headache, Pain. Secondary and off-label uses of Calpol Tablet have also been mentioned below.

Medical history of the patient along with age and gender determines the dosage of Calpol Tablet. The condition it has been prescribed for, and the route of administration also determine the right dosage. Refer to the dosage section for a detailed dicsussion.

Some other side effects of Calpol Tablet have been listed ahead. Normally, these side effects of Calpol Tablet are not long lasting and go away when the treatment is finished. If, however, they worsen or do not go away, please speak with your physician.

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

Calpol Tablet can cause adverse effects in certain medical conditions. It is strongly recommended to avoid Calpol Tablet in conditions like Kidney Disease, Liver Disease, Drug Allergies. Some other conditions that can be affected by Calpol Tablet are listed in the contraindications section below.

Additionally, Calpol Tablet may also adversely react with other medicines. See below for a complete list.

Along with the above-mentioned precautions, remember that taking Calpol Tablet is considered safe while drving, and is addictive.

  1. Calpol Tablet Benefits & Uses
  2. Calpol Tablet Dosage & How to Take
  3. Calpol Tablet Side Effects
  4. Calpol Tablet Related Warnings
  5. Severe Interaction of Calpol Tablet with Other Drugs
  6. Calpol Tablet Contraindications
  7. Frequently asked Questions about Calpol Tablet
  8. Calpol Tablet Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Calpol Tablet Benefits & Uses

Calpol Tablet is used to treat the following -

  1. Fever Primary
  2. Headache Primary
  3. Joint Pain
  4. Muscle Pain
  5. Toothache
  6. Dengue Fever
  7. Malaria
  8. Chikungunya
  9. Testicular Swelling
  10. Foot Pain
  11. Sciatica
  12. Back Pain
  13. Slipped Disc
  14. Sprain
  15. Heel Pain
  16. Wrist Pain
  17. Pain Primary
  18. Osteoarthritis
  19. Migraine
  20. Viral Fever
  21. Back pain during pregnancy
  22. Breast pain in pregnancy
  23. Leg cramps during pregnancy
  24. Pelvic pain during pregnancy
  25. Headache during pregnancy
  26. Fever during pregnancy
  27. Pain during Pregnancy
  28. Hand Pain

Calpol Tablet 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.

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Ingredients of Calpol Tablet


Calpol Tablet Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Calpol Tablet is used -

  1. Swelling
  2. Rash
  3. Itching or burning
  4. Difficulty breathing
  5. Liver Damage
  6. Steven-johnsons syndrome
  7. Diarrhoea
  8. Loss of appetite
  9. Anaphylactic reaction
  10. Anemia Severe
  11. Edema Severe
  12. Constipation Moderate
  13. Jaundice Moderate
  14. Erythema
  15. Injection Site Allergic Reaction

Calpol Tablet Related Warnings

Is the use of Calpol Tablet safe for pregnant women?

Pregnant women can take Calpol Tablet without worrying about any side effects.


Is the use of Calpol Tablet safe during breastfeeding?

Calpol Tablet is completely safe for breastfeeding women.


What is the effect of Calpol Tablet on the Kidneys?

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


What is the effect of Calpol Tablet on the Liver?

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


What is the effect of Calpol Tablet on the Heart?

Side effects of Calpol Tablet rarely affect the heart.


Severe Interaction of Calpol Tablet with Other Drugs

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



Calpol Tablet Contraindications

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

  1. Drug Allergy
  2. Kidney Disease
  3. Shock
  4. Liver Disease
  5. Drug Allergies
  6. Alcoholism
  7. Phenylketonuria (PKU)
  8. Neutropenia

Frequently asked Questions about Calpol Tablet

Is this Calpol Tablet habit forming or addictive?

Forming a habit of Calpol Tablet has not been reported.


Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

Calpol Tablet does not cause dizziness or sleep, so you can drive a vehicle or operate machinery also.


Is it safe?

Yes, but take Calpol Tablet only as per medical advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, the use of Calpol Tablet in mental disorders is not effective.


Calpol Tablet Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Calpol Tablet

There isn't any research available on the side effects of taking Calpol Tablet with food.


Interaction between Alcohol and Calpol Tablet

Consumption of alcohol and Calpol Tablet together may have severe effects on your health.


Calpol Tablet FAQs

Question almost 2 years ago

How to take Calpol Tablet?

Dr. Joydeep Sarkar MBBS , General Physician

You should take the minimum effective dose of Calpol Tablet that reduces body pain and fever. It should be used for the shortest time period till you get relief. Take it as per doctor's advice do not exceed dosage. Ideally, 1 or 2 tablets (500 mg) every four to six hours can be safely taken, do not take more than four doses in 24 hours. Please note paracetamol 500 mg tablet should not be given to children below 10 years until and unless prescribed by a child specialist.

Question over 1 year ago

What are the interactions between Calpol Tablet and codeine?

Dr. Kuldeep Meena MBBS, MD , Pulmonology

No harmful interactions have been reported between Calpol Tablet and codeine. Do not take it until and unless prescribed. However, if you are experiencing any unpleasant medicinal side effects such as nausea, stomach pain, and tremors after taking Calpol Tablet. Inform your doctor immediately.

Question over 1 year ago

If I am allergic to Calpol Tablet then what should I do?

Dr. Ramraj MBBS , Other

If you are allergic to Calpol Tablet then do not take it. Inform your doctor immediately for alternative medicine.

Question about 2 years ago

What is Calpol Tablet?

Dr. Ayush Pandey MBBS , General Physician

Calpol Tablet is a brand name for paracetamol. It is an analgesic and antipyretic medication used to treat mild to moderate pain and fever. Even WHO has considered this drug to be an essential medicine for basic healthcare requirements. Paracetamol is one of the most commonly used 'over-the-counter' medicine. It is often prescribed as one of the first-line treatment options for pain and fever with minimum side effects.

Question over 1 year ago

Can I use Calpol Tablet to treat common cold and sore throat?

Dr. Piyush Malav MBBS, MS , General Surgery

Calpol Tablet is primarily not used to treat a common cold and sore throat. It can only relieve cold-related symptoms such as a fever, headache, earache, and aching joints. It doesn't help in relieving cough or stuffy nose.

This medicine data has been created by -
Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience