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Wikoryl Tablet

ALEMBIC PHARMACEUTICALS LTD
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Wikoryl Tablet

ALEMBIC PHARMACEUTICALS LTD
*Estimated Price
36
Add to Cart

About Wikoryl Tablet

Wikoryl Tablet is used to treat the common cold, fever, nasal congestion and allergic disorder. It has analgesics and antipyretic which is used for pain relief and fever reduction. Wikoryl Tablet contains Chlorpheniramine, Paracetamol, and Phenylephrine as active ingredients.

Uses Benefits and uses of Wikoryl Tablet

Wikoryl Tablet is generally used for nasal congestion, fever but there are several other uses where it could be taken:-
  1. Common Cold
  2. Fever
  3. Nasal Congestion
  4. Headache
  5. Joint Pain
  6. Allergy
  7. Head Pain
  8. Toothache
  9. Periods Pain
  10. Rhinitis
  11. Allergic Disorders
This is a non-exhaustive list and there might be other uses & benefits of the Wikoryl Tablet 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 medicine.

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Side Effects List of side-effects of Wikoryl Tablet

Apart from the uses of Wikoryl Tablet, there could be certain side-effects associated with the drug. Please refer to the list below:-
  1. Nausea
  2. Drowsiness
  3. General Feeling of Sickness
  4. Shortness of Breadth
  5. Allergy
  6. Skin Rash
  7. Liver Damage
  8. Dizziness
  9. Fast Heart Rate
  10. Constipation
  11. Blurred Vision
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 Wikoryl Tablet

Wikoryl Tablet is made from ChlorpheniramineParacetamol, and Phenylephrine which acts as an analgesic to relieve pain and antipyretic to subside fever. Wikoryl Tablet 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 30 minutes and it may last up to 6 hours.
You can buy Wikoryl Tablet 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 10 tablets and it can be used by referring to the prescription. Please check the expiry of the package. It is manufactured by Alembic Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
How to use Wikoryl Tablet? - Swallow the tablet in one go and do not chew it. Use the dosage as suggested by a doctor.

Expert Advice Expert advice on Wikoryl Tablet

  • How does it work? Wikoryl is an antihistaminic that works by blocking certain chemical messenger that causes fever, common cold and nasal congestion. 
  • Patients with Kidney & liver disease must take doctor's advice before consuming Wikoryl Tablet.
  • Do not take more than 3 tablets in a day & keep enough gap between each dosage
  • 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 Wikoryl Tablet at room temperature & avoid direct exposure to heat & sunlight
  • As Wikoryl Tablet contains paracetamol, please do not mix it along with other common medicines with paracetamol such as Dolo, Crocin, Meftal SpasCombiflam etc.
  • Wikoryl Tablet  is not the cure to a problem but only provides temporary relief from certain symptoms
  • Especially for women, please talk to a gynecologist if you have period bleeding, menstrual cramps, abdominal pain, painful periods etc. so that she can guide you when & how to use this medicine.
  • Taking Wikoryl Tablet while on empty stomach may cause acid reflux
  • Wikoryl Tablet has several uses & side effects, users are advised to reach the article thoroughly to avoid jumping to conclusions

Precautions Precautions and drug interaction of Wikoryl Tablet

Before using Wikoryl Tablet, please consult a doctor especially if you have any of the following contraindications & conditions:-
  • Hypersensitivity
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hepatic impairment
Wikoryl Tablet Drug Interactions
  • Alcohol
  • Digoxin
  • Hypertension medicine
  • Decongestants

This is a non-exhaustive list of drug interactions and conditions that might interfere with Wikoryl Tablet. 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
  • Avoid taking this medicine along with steroids
  • Consult your doctor if you feel numbness or tingling sensation

FAQs Commonly asked question on Wikoryl Tablet

1. I missed a dose of Wikoryl 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 Wikoryl Tablet, what should I do?
If you feel that you might have used more than the prescribed quantity of Wikoryl Tablet, please talk to a physician immediately. Consuming more than prescribed quantity might cause serious side-effects. 

3. Can Wikoryl Tablet be used along with alcohol?
Consumption of alcohol is not recommended when on Wikoryl Tablet. 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 Wikoryl 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 Wikoryl Tablet?
Not recommendedWikoryl Tablet might make you feel drowsy & calm. It can also impair thinking temporarily. Moreover, it can also cause blurred vision. It is considered unsafe to drive when you feel such symptoms.

6. Is using Wikoryl Tablet 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 Wikoryl Tablet might not be harmful but please discuss this with your physician about the same to be on a safe side.

8. Can using Wikoryl Tablet provide relief from Cold?
Yes, Wikoryl Tablet is often used for common cold and other types of colds.

9. Can I use Wikoryl Tablet for relieving toothache?
As Wikoryl Tablet contains paracetamol, it can be used for a toothache.

11. Can using Wikoryl Tablet help with GERD?
No. Wikoryl Tablet won't help in anything related to GERD. You can use an antacid upon consulting a Gastroenterologist.

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Customer Review Patient reviews on Wikoryl Tablet

Wikoryl Tablet is an effective medicine and I use it regularly.
I would recommend Wikoryl Tablet to everyone because it inexpensive but works very well.
My doctor suggested me Wikoryl Tablet and so far it has been okay.

About Author

The above medicine data is written by Dr. Anitha T. 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.

Wikoryl Tablet 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 Wikoryl Tablet. 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 Wikoryl Tablet. Users are recommended to visit a physician or consult a doctor on justdoc.com for a professional opinion about your condition.

About Wikoryl Tablet

Wikoryl Tablet is used to treat the common cold, fever, nasal congestion and allergic disorder. It has analgesics and antipyretic which is used for pain relief and fever reduction. Wikoryl Tablet contains Chlorpheniramine, Paracetamol, and Phenylephrine as active ingredients.

Uses Benefits and uses of Wikoryl Tablet

Wikoryl Tablet is generally used for nasal congestion, fever but there are several other uses where it could be taken:-
  1. Common Cold
  2. Fever
  3. Nasal Congestion
  4. Headache
  5. Joint Pain
  6. Allergy
  7. Head Pain
  8. Toothache
  9. Periods Pain
  10. Rhinitis
  11. Allergic Disorders
This is a non-exhaustive list and there might be other uses & benefits of the Wikoryl Tablet 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 medicine.

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Side Effects List of side-effects of Wikoryl Tablet

Apart from the uses of Wikoryl Tablet, there could be certain side-effects associated with the drug. Please refer to the list below:-
  1. Nausea
  2. Drowsiness
  3. General Feeling of Sickness
  4. Shortness of Breadth
  5. Allergy
  6. Skin Rash
  7. Liver Damage
  8. Dizziness
  9. Fast Heart Rate
  10. Constipation
  11. Blurred Vision
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 Wikoryl Tablet

Wikoryl Tablet is made from ChlorpheniramineParacetamol, and Phenylephrine which acts as an analgesic to relieve pain and antipyretic to subside fever. Wikoryl Tablet 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 30 minutes and it may last up to 6 hours.
You can buy Wikoryl Tablet 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 10 tablets and it can be used by referring to the prescription. Please check the expiry of the package. It is manufactured by Alembic Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
How to use Wikoryl Tablet? - Swallow the tablet in one go and do not chew it. Use the dosage as suggested by a doctor.

Expert Advice Expert advice on Wikoryl Tablet

  • How does it work? Wikoryl is an antihistaminic that works by blocking certain chemical messenger that causes fever, common cold and nasal congestion. 
  • Patients with Kidney & liver disease must take doctor's advice before consuming Wikoryl Tablet.
  • Do not take more than 3 tablets in a day & keep enough gap between each dosage
  • 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 Wikoryl Tablet at room temperature & avoid direct exposure to heat & sunlight
  • As Wikoryl Tablet contains paracetamol, please do not mix it along with other common medicines with paracetamol such as Dolo, Crocin, Meftal SpasCombiflam etc.
  • Wikoryl Tablet  is not the cure to a problem but only provides temporary relief from certain symptoms
  • Especially for women, please talk to a gynecologist if you have period bleeding, menstrual cramps, abdominal pain, painful periods etc. so that she can guide you when & how to use this medicine.
  • Taking Wikoryl Tablet while on empty stomach may cause acid reflux
  • Wikoryl Tablet has several uses & side effects, users are advised to reach the article thoroughly to avoid jumping to conclusions

Precautions Precautions and drug interaction of Wikoryl Tablet

Before using Wikoryl Tablet, please consult a doctor especially if you have any of the following contraindications & conditions:-
  • Hypersensitivity
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hepatic impairment
Wikoryl Tablet Drug Interactions
  • Alcohol
  • Digoxin
  • Hypertension medicine
  • Decongestants

This is a non-exhaustive list of drug interactions and conditions that might interfere with Wikoryl Tablet. 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
  • Avoid taking this medicine along with steroids
  • Consult your doctor if you feel numbness or tingling sensation

FAQs Commonly asked question on Wikoryl Tablet

1. I missed a dose of Wikoryl 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 Wikoryl Tablet, what should I do?
If you feel that you might have used more than the prescribed quantity of Wikoryl Tablet, please talk to a physician immediately. Consuming more than prescribed quantity might cause serious side-effects. 

3. Can Wikoryl Tablet be used along with alcohol?
Consumption of alcohol is not recommended when on Wikoryl Tablet. 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 Wikoryl 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 Wikoryl Tablet?
Not recommendedWikoryl Tablet might make you feel drowsy & calm. It can also impair thinking temporarily. Moreover, it can also cause blurred vision. It is considered unsafe to drive when you feel such symptoms.

6. Is using Wikoryl Tablet 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 Wikoryl Tablet might not be harmful but please discuss this with your physician about the same to be on a safe side.

8. Can using Wikoryl Tablet provide relief from Cold?
Yes, Wikoryl Tablet is often used for common cold and other types of colds.

9. Can I use Wikoryl Tablet for relieving toothache?
As Wikoryl Tablet contains paracetamol, it can be used for a toothache.

11. Can using Wikoryl Tablet help with GERD?
No. Wikoryl Tablet won't help in anything related to GERD. You can use an antacid upon consulting a Gastroenterologist.

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Customer Review Patient reviews on Wikoryl Tablet

Wikoryl Tablet is an effective medicine and I use it regularly.
I would recommend Wikoryl Tablet to everyone because it inexpensive but works very well.
My doctor suggested me Wikoryl Tablet and so far it has been okay.

About Author

The above medicine data is written by Dr. Anitha T. 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 Wikoryl Tablet 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 Wikoryl Tablet. 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 Wikoryl Tablet. 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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