Wednesday, 28 February 2024
How to use
- Feminax Express should be taken as follows:
- Swallow the tablets whole with water. The recommended dose is 1-2 tablets up to three times daily as required.
- The tablets should be taken preferably with or after food; this can reduce the chance of getting side effects like stomach upset.
- Allow at least 4 hours between doses and do not take more than 6 tablets in any 24 hour period.
- Do not take the tablets for longer than 10 days unless your doctor tells you to.
- This medicine is only suitable for adults and children aged 12 years and over. If symptoms persist or worsen, seek medical help. Always read the patient information leaflet before use.
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Side Effects & Cautions
- Allergic reactions: Seek immediate help if you experience difficulty breathing, chest tightness, swelling, or rash.
- Stomach issues: Feminax Express might cause heartburn, indigestive symptoms or stomach ulcers. Use with caution if you have a history of stomach issues.
- Heart problems: This medication may increase the risk of heart attacks and strokes. Avoid it if you have such conditions or high blood pressure.
- Liver or kidney problems: Use with caution if you have liver or kidney disease as it may worsen these conditions.
- Avoid during pregnancy: It might pose risks to the fetus so avoid using it during pregnancy especially in the third trimester.
- Always consult your doctor or pharmacist before starting to use Feminax Express. Avoid self-medication.
- Avoid if allergic to any ingredient in Feminax Express.
- Not suitable for children under 12 years.
- Do not exceed the recommended dosage.
- Avoid use if you have a history of heart problems, high blood pressure, liver or kidney disease.
- Consult a doctor if symptoms persist.
- May cause dizziness; avoid driving or operating heavy machinery if affected.
- Contains ibuprofen and lysine; avoid if pregnant or breastfeeding.
- Avoid alcohol as it may increase the risk of side effects.
- It can interact with other medications; inform your doctor about any other drugs you're taking.
- Do not use Feminax Express before or after heart surgery.