Before using this medicine, be sure to tell your doctor and pharmacist
- If you have previously experienced any allergic reactions (itch, rash, etc.) to any medicines.
If you have: peptic ulcer, blood abnormality, liver/kidney dysfunction, cardiac function failure, hypertension, aspirin asthma or its history.
If you are a pediatric (child) patient with flu-induced fever.
- If you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
- If you are taking any other medicinal products. (Some medicines may interact to enhance or diminish medicinal effects. Beware of over-the-counter medicines and dietary supplements as well as other prescription medicines.)
Dosing schedule (How to take this medicine)
- Your dosing schedule prescribed by your doctor is (( to be written by a healthcare professional))
- In general, for children, take 0.2 mL/kg (6.5 mg/kg of the active ingredient) at a time as standard dose, usually up to twice a day. The dose may be adjusted according to your age and symptoms. Avoid taking the medicine on an empty stomach. Strictly follow the instructions.
- Shake the bottle well before taking the medicine.
- If you miss a dose, take the missed dose as soon as possible. If it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and continue your regular dosing schedule. You should never take two doses at one time.
- If you accidentally take more than your prescribed dose, consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
- Do not stop taking this medicine unless your doctor instructs you to do so. Parent/guardian should not stop doses to the child without consulting with the doctor.
Possible adverse reactions to this medicine
The most commonly reported adverse reactions include diarrhea, vomiting, rash, thrombocytopenic purpura, redness, hives, itch and blood vomiting. If any of these symptoms occur, consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
The symptoms described below are rarely seen as initial symptoms of the adverse reactions indicated in brackets. If any of these symptoms occur, stop taking this medicine and see your doctor immediately.
- cold sweat, breathing difficulty, numbness in the limbs [shock, anaphylaxis]
- anemia, headache, sore throat, high fever with chills/tremor [hemolytic anemia, agranulocytosis]
- palpitation, dizziness, bleeding tendency [bone marrow aplasia]
- fever, redness/blister of skin/mucous membrane, sore throat [toxic epidermal necrosis, oculomucocutaneous syndrome]
- decreased urine output, edema, loss of appetite [acute kidney injury, nephrotic syndrome, interstitial nephritis]
- pain in the pit of the stomach, tenderness, vomiting, diarrhea [peptic ulcer, colitis]
- general malaise, loss of appetite, yellowing of the skin/white of eyes [fulminant hepatitis, liver dysfunction, jaundice]
The above symptoms do not describe all the adverse reactions to this medicine. Consult with your doctor or pharmacist if you notice any symptoms of concern other than those listed above.