Tamino ER

Paracetamol
665 mg Extended Release Tablet
Description:

Tamino ER (Paracetamol) is a para aminophenol derivative, has analgesic and antipyretic properties with weak anti-inflammatory activity. Paracetamol is one of the most widely used, safest and fast acting analgesic. It is well tolerated and free from various side effects of aspirin.


  • Composition

    Each extended release tablet contains Paracetamol BP 665 mg.
  • Indication

    It is indicated for fever, common cold and influenza, headache, toothache, earache, bodyache, myalgia, neuralgia, dysmenorrhoea, sprains, colic pain, back pain, post-operative pain, postpartum pain, inflammatory pain and post vaccination pain in children. It is also indicated for rheumatic & osteoarthritic pain and stiffness of joints.
  • Dosage & Administration

    Adult & Children over 12 years: 2 tablets every 8 hours up to a maximum of 4 g daily. For long term treatment, it is not wise to exceed the dose beyond 2.6 g (4 tablets) daily.
  • Contraindication

    It is contraindicated in known hypersensitivity to Paracetamol.
  • Precaution

    Paracetamol should be given with care to patients with impaired kidney or liver function, or taking other drugs that can affect the liver.
  • Side Effects

    Side effects are significantly mild, though haematological reactions have been reported. Pancreatitis, skin rashes and other allergic reactions occur occasionally.
  • Drug Interaction

    Patients who have taken barbiturates, tricyclic antidepressants and alcohol may show diminished ability to metabolise large doses of Paracetamol. Alcohol can increase the hepatotoxicity of Paracetamol overdosage. Chronic ingestion of anticonvulsants or oral steroid contraceptives induce liver enzymes and may prevent attainment of therapeutic Paracetamol levels by increasing first-pass metabolism or clearance.
  • Overdose

    Symptoms of Paracetamol overdose in the first 24 hours are pallor, nausea, vomiting, anorexia and abdominal pain. Liver damage may become apparent 12-48 hours after ingestion. Abnormalities of glucose metabolism and metabolic acidosis may occur.
  • Pregnancy & Lactation

    Pregnancy category B according to USFDA. This drug should be used during pregnancy only if clearly needed
  • Storage Condition

    Keep in a dry place away from light and heat. Keep out of the reach of children.
  • How Supplied

    Each box containing 100 tablets in Alu-PVC blister pack.