- Tapentadol Tablets
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|100mg  x  20  tablets||$40.00||$2.00|
|100mg  x  50  tablets||$75.00||$1.50|
|100mg  x  100  tablets||$140.00||$1.40|
|100mg  x  200  tablets||$260.00||$1.30|
|100mg  x  300  tablets||$360.00||$1.20|
|100mg  x  400  tablets||$400.00||$1.00|
|100mg  x  500  tablets||$450.00||$0.90|
|100mg  x  700  tablets||$560.00||$0.80|
|100mg  x  800  tablets||$600.00||$0.75|
|100mg  x  1000  tablets||$660.00||$0.66|
Tapentadol 100mg tablet is used to treat moderate to severe pain that occurs for shorter to longer period of time. The medication is taken with general prescription or with doctor’s consultation. This drug is a generic medication belongs to the class of drugs known as opioid analgesics. The medication works in the brain to change how the body response towards the pain.
The drug also comes in another brand name such as Nucynta, Palexia and Tapal. All are under the category of opioid analgesics and has dual action as an agonist of the μ-opioid receptor and as a norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor. This helps the person to get rid of the pain occurring due to injury or some other health condition.
It is a general potency between that of morphine and tramadol having an analgesic efficacy comparing to that of oxycodone despite a lower incidence of side effects.
Due to its chemical property the drug may give side effects depending on individual’s body type. Some people may experience less side effects like headaches, dizziness, nausea and more. The serious side effect of the medication can be non- stop vomiting, tightness in the chest, rash, hives or itching. In this case, the person should consult the doctor immediately.
Dosage of Tapentadol 100mg tablet
- According to the medical prescription, the initial dose is 50, 75 or 100mg orally should be taken every 4 to 6 hours depending on the pain.
- The maximum dosage should be 600mg a day.
- Prior to the medication each patient should check their medical history or may experience the abuse of the drug.
- This generic drug may also be taken without food
- Also after the drug therapy has relieved your pain the symptoms will gradually be lowered and you will no longer have pain in the body unless that of any external or internal bad health effecting your body functions
- One should adjust the dose individually taking into account about the prior analgesic experience with other medications or treatments
- One should convert from immediate release to extended release using the equivalent total daily of immediate release and separate into 2 equal doses of the extended-release with an interval of 12 hours
- In case you have taken overdose you must visit the doctor immediately
Side Effects of Tapentadol 100mg tablet
- The side effect can sometimes affect the person very badly and more severely. Like a person can experience nausea, vomiting, constipation, dizziness or even drowsiness. Any of this may affect or worsen the condition of the person. Also tell the pharmacist about this promptly.
- One should have enough food and water to prevent side effects and weakness affecting the body. Some may also experience light-headedness while getting up or lying down. Tell the doctor if you have any serious side effects like a lot of confusing, stomach or abdominal pain, difficulty in urination, signs of adrenal glands not functioning well etc.
- One may also experience the loss of appetite, unusual tiredness or weight loss
- The medication in some patients increases serotonin and rarely causes a very serious condition called serotonin syndrome/ toxicity. This also increases more if you are on other drug medications. In this case consult the doctor immediately. The person might face serious problems with fast heartbeat, hallucinations, severe dizziness, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, twitching muscles, unexplained fever or agitation with restlessness.
Precautions before taking of Tapentadol 100mg tablet
- Before taking Tapentadol 100mg tablet drug you should inform the doctor or the pharmacist in case you have any allergy of the drug, this will help you to get rid of inactive ingredient that causes allergic reactions or other problems in the body
- Also, you have to tell the doctor or your pharmacist about your medical history in case of any disorder or other chronic disease such as seizure, head injury, tumour, breathing problem, asthma, sleep apnea or obstructive pulmonary disease, gallbladder disease, kidney disease or liver problems, mental disorders or problems with an enlarged prostate
- The drug may also give you a dizzy or drowsiness for which one should avoid driving or should avoid doing machinery work. It should be notable that any work that needs alertness should not be done after the tapentadol medication.
- Also, avoid alcohol beverages
- Also, remember to tell the doctor or the dentist about the medication that you are using before doing the dental treatment
- Also during pregnancy, the medication should be used only when needed. If you take for light pain or more frequently than it might affect the unborn baby. In case you have taken or want to take the medicine than tell the doctor prior to the medication.
- The medication may or may not pass into breast milk. Also, it may have undesirable effects on the infants. Tell the doctor when the baby develops or expresses something different than usual actual activity. Ask the doctor before you breastfeed your baby.
- These all are the best precautions that should be followed before taking tapentadol 100mg tablet.