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Cafenol tabs

What are Cafenol tablets?

Cafenol tablets are a combination medication containing acetylsalicylic acid and caffeine as active ingredients and are used in the treatment of fever, pain, pericarditis, Kawasaki disease, heart attacks, risk of stroke, drowsiness, fatigue, rheumatic fever, and other conditions not listed here. 

How does cafenol work?

Cafenol works by antagonizing adenosine receptors and suppressing prostaglandin production

What is cafenol used for?

Cafenol tablet is used in treating, controlling, preventing, or improving the following conditions, diseases, and symptoms:

  • Fever 
  • Pain
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Rheumatic fever 
  • Kawasaki disease
  • Pericarditis 
  • Heart attacks 
  • Risk of stroke 
  • Fatigue 
  • Drowsiness 
  • Other purposes not listed here. 

What are the side effects of cafenol?

 Some side effects of cafenol tablets include:

  • Vomiting 
  • Nausea
  • Dyspepsia 
  • Gastric erosion
  • Gastrointestinal bleeding 
  • Urticaria 
  • Dizziness 
  • Bleeding 
  • Gastrointestinal motility 
  • Gastric ulcers 
  • Chronic arterial stiffness 
  • Vasoconstriction
  • Congenital malformations
  • Miscarriage or growth retardation 
  • Other effects not listed 

Should you notice any effects not listed here, please reach out to your doctor promptly for medical advice. 

What medications interact with cafenol?

The following medications may interact with cafenol by increasing the risk of side effects or lowering the effectiveness of cafenol:

  • Cimetidine 
  • Disulfiram 
  • Ephedrine
  • Fluoroquinolones 
  • Mexiletine
  • Oral contraceptives. 

Is cafenol tablet safe to use during pregnancy?

Cafenol is not safe for use during pregnancy as it may cause miscarriages 

Is cafenol tablet safe to use during breastfeeding?

It is best to discuss the risk of using medications containing acetylsalicylic acid and caffeine during breastfeeding with your doctor. 

Is Acetylsalicylic acid the same as aspirin?

Yes, acetylsalicylic acid is also known as aspirin. 

Aspro tablets. 

Aspro clear is a form of aspirin (acetylsalicylic acid) containing medication that provides fast, effective, and temporary relief from toothache, headache, and migraine, rheumatic and arthritic pain. 

Where can I purchase Cafenol tablets?

Cafenol tablets are available for sale on Nigeria’s largest online pharmacy – drugstore.ng 

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