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Crocin Advance

GLAXO SMITHKLINE PHARMACEUTICALS LTD.
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Crocin Advance

GLAXO SMITHKLINE PHARMACEUTICALS LTD.
*Estimated Price
14
Add to Cart

About Crocin Advance

Crocin Advance Tablet is an analgesic pain-killer used to treat fever, headache, bodyache, menstrual cramps, toothache, muscle pain & joint pain. It has Paracetamol (500 mg) and it is considered as a mild-to-moderate painkiller. It has Optizorb technology that helps in faster disintegration and absorption of the paracetamol. Its action can start within 5 minutes.

Uses Benefits and uses of Crocin Advance

Crocin Advance is generally used as an analgesic (painkiller) & antipyretic (fever reducer) but there are several other uses where it could be taken:-
  1. Fever
  2. Muscle Pain
  3. Body ache
  4. Toothache
  5. Headache
  6. Menstrual Cramps
  7. Postoperative Pain
  8. Cold
  9. Neck Pain
  10. Joint Pain
  11. Arthritis
This is a non-exhaustive list and there might be other uses & benefits of the Crocin Advance as well. Please do not take this medicine because someone has taken it with similar symptoms. Please consult a physician or a specialist before using the tablet.

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Side Effects List of side-effects of Crocin Advance

Apart from the uses of Crocin Advance Tablet, there could be certain side-effects associated with the drug. Please refer to the list below:-
  1. Nausea/Vomiting
  2. Allergic Reaction
  3. Liver Damage
  4. Shortness of Breath
  5. Gastric Ulcers
  6. Fatigue
While some symptoms could be common, there are a few rare symptoms. If you feel any symptom (whether or not it is mentioned in the above list), please consult a doctor instantly. Also, consult the doctor if you have blurred vision or rashes. The above list may not be exhaustive and please report if you have any other symptoms. These symptoms become more prominent when one is prone to a longer use.

Composition and Dosage Dosage and Composition of Crocin Advance

Crocin Advance is made from Paracetamol (500 mg) which acts as an analgesic to relieve pain and antipyretic to subside fever. It has Optizorb technology that helps in the faster disintegration of medicine and subsequently quicker action.

Crocin Advance should be used in prescribed quantity by the doctor. It is advised to take this medicine with food or immediately after food. The effect should start in 5-10 minutes and it may last up to 4 hours.

You can buy Crocin Advance from a local pharmacy & there are many generic variants available as well. The drug is considered inexpensive by popular opinion. It comes in a strip of 15 tablets and it can be used by referring to the prescription. Please check the expiry of the package. It is manufactured by Glaxo SmithKline Pharmaceuticals Ltd.

How to use Crocin Advance? - Swallow the tablet in one go and do not chew it. Use the dosage as suggested by a doctor.

Expert Advice Expert advice on Crocin Advance

  • How does it work?  Paracetamol acts as an analgesic that reduces pain & antipyretic that subsides fever. It increases the pain tolerance in the body. It comes with the Optizorb technology that helps in faster absorption and action of paracetamol.
  • Patients with liver disease must take doctor's advice before consuming Crocin Advance.
  • Do not take more than 3 tablets in a day & keep enough gap between each dosage. Total dosage should be less than 4g/day.
  • If pain or fever is not relieved within 30 minutes to 1 hour of use, please talk to a doctor for an alternative solution
  • Do not take this medicine on the advice of a friend or family. Similarly, do not give this medicine to someone you feel has the same symptoms.
  • Always check for expiry on the package or with the pharmacist before buying the medicine
  • Store Crocin Advance at room temperature & avoid direct exposure to heat & sunlight
  • There are several alternatives to Crocin such as Dolo 650Combiflam etc that also contain paracetamol that you can consider. 
  • Crocin Advance is not the cure for a problem but only provides temporary relief from certain symptoms
  • Especially for women with menstrual cramps, please talk to a gynaecologist. She can guide you when & how to use Crocin Advance Tablet.
  • Taking Crocin Advance while on empty stomach may cause acid reflux
  • Crocin Advance has several uses & side effects, users are advised to reach the article thoroughly to avoid jumping to conclusions

Precautions Precautions and drug interaction of Crocin Advance

Before using Crocin Advance, please consult a doctor especially if you have any of the following contraindications & conditions:-
  • Allergic to Crocin Advance or any of its components
  • Liver Problems
  • Hypersensitivity
Crocin Advance Drug Interactions
  • Alcohol
  • Juxtapid mipomersen
This is a non-exhaustive list of drug interactions and conditions that might interfere with Crocin Advance. Before taking this drug, inform your doctor about all your present medications.
Keep the following precautions in mind as well:-
  • Avoid excess exposure to sunlight
  • This tablet is not considered safe for children below 12 years of age
  • Consult your doctor if you feel numbness or tingling sensation

FAQs Commonly asked question on Crocin Advance

1. I missed a dose of Crocin Advance Tablet, what should I do?
If you have missed a dose by chance, try to use it as soon as possible when you notice. However, if the time is closer to your next dosage, simply skip the medicine. In such cases, try not to take a double dosage. 

2. I overdosed on the prescribed quantity of Crocin Advance, what should I do?
If you feel that you might have used more than the prescribed quantity of Crocin Advance, please talk to a physician immediately. Consuming more than prescribed quantity might cause serious side-effects. 

3. Can Crocin Advance be used along with alcohol?
Consumption of alcohol is not recommended when on Crocin Advance. The interaction of this medicine & alcohol might increase the risk of side effects and may cause excessive drowsiness & calmness. In any case, do not take more than three glasses a day.

4. Can Crocin Advance Tablet be used during Pregnancy or Breastfeeding?
You must consult a gynecologist for more details before consuming the medicine. Pregnant women can weigh the pros & cons of the drug with the help of a doctor before it is used.

5. Can I drive while using Crocin Advance?
Generally YesBut if you feel drowsy, it is considered unsafe to drive when you feel such symptoms.

6. Is using Crocin Advance addictive?
No. Addictive medicines are usually classified as schedule H or X in India and schedule 2-5 in US. Please read the package information carefully.

7. I took an expired dose of the medicine. What should I do?
Taking an expired dose of Crocin Advance might not be harmful but please discuss this with your physician about the same to be on a safe side.

8. Can using Crocin Advance provide relief from Cold?
Crocin Advance helps in conditions related to pain & fever which are common symptoms of cold and it can provide temporary relief from them.

9. Can I use Crocin Advance Tablet in relieving toothache?
Crocin Advance contains paracetamol, using it can also help with dental pain.

10. What is Optizorb Technology?
Crocin Advance comes with Optizorb Technology. This means that its action starts within 5 minutes because there are certain catalysts added along with paracetamol that help in faster disintegration and absorption by the body. GSK claims that it has 25% faster absorption than standard paracetamol.

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Customer Review Patient reviews on Crocin Advance

Crocin Advance has a very fast action than normal crocin tablet.
I used to use dolo but now I've started using crocin advance.
I saw an ad that it has optizorb technology that has very quick effect. Turns out the advertisements over exaggerate everything. Anyway it is better than normal crocin.
Yes I will give 5 stars to crocin advance tab.

About Author

The above medicine data is written by Dr. Medhavi Agarwal. It is edited, updated and maintained by JustDoc Quality Team. If you have any queries regarding the data, please email us at doctors@justdoc.com. Read about our Medical Team here.

Crocin Advance is available in 100+ cities in India

Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, Chennai, Kolkata, Surat, Pune, Jaipur, Lucknow, Kanpur, Nagpur, Visakhapatnam, Indore, Thane, Bhopal, Pimpri-Chinchwad, Patna, Vadodara, Ghaziabad, Ludhiana, Coimbatore, Agra, Madurai, Nashik, Faridabad, Meerut, Rajkot, Kalyan-Dombivali, Vasai-Virar, Varanasi, Srinagar, Aurangabad, Dhanbad, Amritsar, Navi Mumbai, Allahabad, Ranchi, Howrah (city area), Jabalpur, Gwalior, Vijayawada, Jodhpur, Raipur, Kota, Guwahati, Chandigarh, Solapur, Hubballi-Dharwad, Tiruchirappalli, Tiruppur, Moradabad, Mysore, Bareily, Gurgaon, Aligarh, Jalandhar, Bhubaneswar, Salem, Mira-Bhayandar, Warangal, Thiruvananthapuram, Guntur, Bhiwandi, Saharanpur, Gorakhpur, Bikaner, Amravati, Noida, Jamshedpur, Bhilai, Cuttack, Firozabad, Kochi, Nellore, Bhavnagar, Dehradun, Durgapur, Asansol, Nanded, Kolhapur, Ajmer, Akola, Gulbarga, Jamnagar, Ujjain, Loni, Siliguri, Jhansi, Ulhasnagar, Jammu, Secunderabad, Mangalore, Erode, Belgaum, Ambattur, Tirunelveli, Malegaon
Information on this page was last updated on - Thu, Mar 15 2018

Disclaimer
The above information is collected by experts on JustDoc.com for Crocin Advance. This information is accurate, complete & up-to-date to the best of knowledge & understanding of a medical professional. Please do not use this information as a substitute for professional medical advice or treatment. JustDoc doesn't guarantee the accuracy & exhaustiveness of the above-mentioned information about Crocin Advance. Users are recommended to visit a physician or consult a doctor on justdoc.com for a professional opinion about your condition.

About Crocin Advance

Crocin Advance Tablet is an analgesic pain-killer used to treat fever, headache, bodyache, menstrual cramps, toothache, muscle pain & joint pain. It has Paracetamol (500 mg) and it is considered as a mild-to-moderate painkiller. It has Optizorb technology that helps in faster disintegration and absorption of the paracetamol. Its action can start within 5 minutes.

Uses Benefits and uses of Crocin Advance

Crocin Advance is generally used as an analgesic (painkiller) & antipyretic (fever reducer) but there are several other uses where it could be taken:-
  1. Fever
  2. Muscle Pain
  3. Body ache
  4. Toothache
  5. Headache
  6. Menstrual Cramps
  7. Postoperative Pain
  8. Cold
  9. Neck Pain
  10. Joint Pain
  11. Arthritis
This is a non-exhaustive list and there might be other uses & benefits of the Crocin Advance as well. Please do not take this medicine because someone has taken it with similar symptoms. Please consult a physician or a specialist before using the tablet.

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Side Effects List of side-effects of Crocin Advance

Apart from the uses of Crocin Advance Tablet, there could be certain side-effects associated with the drug. Please refer to the list below:-
  1. Nausea/Vomiting
  2. Allergic Reaction
  3. Liver Damage
  4. Shortness of Breath
  5. Gastric Ulcers
  6. Fatigue
While some symptoms could be common, there are a few rare symptoms. If you feel any symptom (whether or not it is mentioned in the above list), please consult a doctor instantly. Also, consult the doctor if you have blurred vision or rashes. The above list may not be exhaustive and please report if you have any other symptoms. These symptoms become more prominent when one is prone to a longer use.

Composition and Dosage Dosage and Composition of Crocin Advance

Crocin Advance is made from Paracetamol (500 mg) which acts as an analgesic to relieve pain and antipyretic to subside fever. It has Optizorb technology that helps in the faster disintegration of medicine and subsequently quicker action.

Crocin Advance should be used in prescribed quantity by the doctor. It is advised to take this medicine with food or immediately after food. The effect should start in 5-10 minutes and it may last up to 4 hours.

You can buy Crocin Advance from a local pharmacy & there are many generic variants available as well. The drug is considered inexpensive by popular opinion. It comes in a strip of 15 tablets and it can be used by referring to the prescription. Please check the expiry of the package. It is manufactured by Glaxo SmithKline Pharmaceuticals Ltd.

How to use Crocin Advance? - Swallow the tablet in one go and do not chew it. Use the dosage as suggested by a doctor.

Expert Advice Expert advice on Crocin Advance

  • How does it work?  Paracetamol acts as an analgesic that reduces pain & antipyretic that subsides fever. It increases the pain tolerance in the body. It comes with the Optizorb technology that helps in faster absorption and action of paracetamol.
  • Patients with liver disease must take doctor's advice before consuming Crocin Advance.
  • Do not take more than 3 tablets in a day & keep enough gap between each dosage. Total dosage should be less than 4g/day.
  • If pain or fever is not relieved within 30 minutes to 1 hour of use, please talk to a doctor for an alternative solution
  • Do not take this medicine on the advice of a friend or family. Similarly, do not give this medicine to someone you feel has the same symptoms.
  • Always check for expiry on the package or with the pharmacist before buying the medicine
  • Store Crocin Advance at room temperature & avoid direct exposure to heat & sunlight
  • There are several alternatives to Crocin such as Dolo 650Combiflam etc that also contain paracetamol that you can consider. 
  • Crocin Advance is not the cure for a problem but only provides temporary relief from certain symptoms
  • Especially for women with menstrual cramps, please talk to a gynaecologist. She can guide you when & how to use Crocin Advance Tablet.
  • Taking Crocin Advance while on empty stomach may cause acid reflux
  • Crocin Advance has several uses & side effects, users are advised to reach the article thoroughly to avoid jumping to conclusions

Precautions Precautions and drug interaction of Crocin Advance

Before using Crocin Advance, please consult a doctor especially if you have any of the following contraindications & conditions:-
  • Allergic to Crocin Advance or any of its components
  • Liver Problems
  • Hypersensitivity
Crocin Advance Drug Interactions
  • Alcohol
  • Juxtapid mipomersen
This is a non-exhaustive list of drug interactions and conditions that might interfere with Crocin Advance. Before taking this drug, inform your doctor about all your present medications.
Keep the following precautions in mind as well:-
  • Avoid excess exposure to sunlight
  • This tablet is not considered safe for children below 12 years of age
  • Consult your doctor if you feel numbness or tingling sensation

FAQs Commonly asked question on Crocin Advance

1. I missed a dose of Crocin Advance Tablet, what should I do?
If you have missed a dose by chance, try to use it as soon as possible when you notice. However, if the time is closer to your next dosage, simply skip the medicine. In such cases, try not to take a double dosage. 

2. I overdosed on the prescribed quantity of Crocin Advance, what should I do?
If you feel that you might have used more than the prescribed quantity of Crocin Advance, please talk to a physician immediately. Consuming more than prescribed quantity might cause serious side-effects. 

3. Can Crocin Advance be used along with alcohol?
Consumption of alcohol is not recommended when on Crocin Advance. The interaction of this medicine & alcohol might increase the risk of side effects and may cause excessive drowsiness & calmness. In any case, do not take more than three glasses a day.

4. Can Crocin Advance Tablet be used during Pregnancy or Breastfeeding?
You must consult a gynecologist for more details before consuming the medicine. Pregnant women can weigh the pros & cons of the drug with the help of a doctor before it is used.

5. Can I drive while using Crocin Advance?
Generally YesBut if you feel drowsy, it is considered unsafe to drive when you feel such symptoms.

6. Is using Crocin Advance addictive?
No. Addictive medicines are usually classified as schedule H or X in India and schedule 2-5 in US. Please read the package information carefully.

7. I took an expired dose of the medicine. What should I do?
Taking an expired dose of Crocin Advance might not be harmful but please discuss this with your physician about the same to be on a safe side.

8. Can using Crocin Advance provide relief from Cold?
Crocin Advance helps in conditions related to pain & fever which are common symptoms of cold and it can provide temporary relief from them.

9. Can I use Crocin Advance Tablet in relieving toothache?
Crocin Advance contains paracetamol, using it can also help with dental pain.

10. What is Optizorb Technology?
Crocin Advance comes with Optizorb Technology. This means that its action starts within 5 minutes because there are certain catalysts added along with paracetamol that help in faster disintegration and absorption by the body. GSK claims that it has 25% faster absorption than standard paracetamol.

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Customer Review Patient reviews on Crocin Advance

Crocin Advance has a very fast action than normal crocin tablet.
I used to use dolo but now I've started using crocin advance.
I saw an ad that it has optizorb technology that has very quick effect. Turns out the advertisements over exaggerate everything. Anyway it is better than normal crocin.
Yes I will give 5 stars to crocin advance tab.

About Author

The above medicine data is written by Dr. Medhavi Agarwal. It is edited, updated and maintained by JustDoc Quality Team. If you have any queries regarding the data, please email us at doctors@justdoc.com. Read about our Medical Team here.

Buy Crocin Advance in 100+ cities in India

Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, Chennai, Kolkata, Surat, Pune, Jaipur, Lucknow, Kanpur, Nagpur, Visakhapatnam, Indore, Thane, Bhopal, Pimpri-Chinchwad, Patna, Vadodara, Ghaziabad, Ludhiana, Coimbatore, Agra, Madurai, Nashik, Faridabad, Meerut, Rajkot, Kalyan-Dombivali, Vasai-Virar, Varanasi, Srinagar, Aurangabad, Dhanbad, Amritsar, Navi Mumbai, Allahabad, Ranchi, Howrah (city area), Jabalpur, Gwalior, Vijayawada, Jodhpur, Raipur, Kota, Guwahati, Chandigarh, Solapur, Hubballi-Dharwad, Tiruchirappalli, Tiruppur, Moradabad, Mysore, Bareily, Gurgaon, Aligarh, Jalandhar, Bhubaneswar, Salem, Mira-Bhayandar, Warangal, Thiruvananthapuram, Guntur, Bhiwandi, Saharanpur, Gorakhpur, Bikaner, Amravati, Noida, Jamshedpur, Bhilai, Cuttack, Firozabad, Kochi, Nellore, Bhavnagar, Dehradun, Durgapur, Asansol, Nanded, Kolhapur, Ajmer, Akola, Gulbarga, Jamnagar, Ujjain, Loni, Siliguri, Jhansi, Ulhasnagar, Jammu, Secunderabad, Mangalore, Erode, Belgaum, Ambattur, Tirunelveli, Malegaon
Information on this page was last updated on - Thu, Mar 15 2018

Disclaimer
The above information is collected by experts on JustDoc.com for Crocin Advance. This information is accurate, complete & up-to-date to the best of knowledge & understanding of a medical professional. Please do not use this information as a substitute for professional medical advice or treatment. JustDoc doesn't guarantee the accuracy & exhaustiveness of the above-mentioned information about Crocin Advance. Users are recommended to visit a physician or consult a doctor on justdoc.com for a professional opinion about your condition.

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