Esgic-Plus Oral is used to help relieve mild to moderate pain. This medication ( Propoxyphene) belongs to a class of drugs known as narcotic analgestics. If you need to use this medication, read the medication guide before using it, or talk with your doctor about dosage, because it depends of your medical condition. Usually, this medication is used every 4 to 6 hours, don’t take more then 6 capsules in a period of 24h and also you need to avoid eating or drinking a grapefruit, because grapefruit can increase the chance of side effects if used in combination with this medication.
Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history, especially of:
- personal or family history of regular use/abuse of drugs/alcohol
- kidney disease
- difficulty urinating
- liver disease
- stomach/intestinal problems
- mental/mood disorders
- breathing problems
- brain disorders
Also, Before using Esgic-Plus Oral, you need to tell your doctor of all the drugs you take and if you have any of the following conditions like certain heart problems or family history of certian heart problems.