OL – ASKOFĒNS
Product INN: Acidum acetylsalicylicum, Paracetamolum, Coffeinum
Product ATC Code: N02BE51
Ol-askofēns is a combined non-narcot analgesic used for treatment of mild to moderate pain that is mainly connected with tissue inflammation (myalgia, arthralgia and neuralgia); headache; toothache; migraine; dysmenorrhea.
Product Mechanism of Action
Ol-askofēns tablets is a combined analgesic. The basis of this effect lies in the ability of non-narcotic analgesic agents - acetylsalicylic acid and paracetamol to inhibit the activity of cyclooxygenase enzyme, thus blocking the production of prostaglandins, which contribute to occurrence of inflammation, fever and pain. Analgesic effect of the drug is increased at combination of acetylsalicylic acid with paracetamol and caffeine.
Adults take the drug at a dose of one tablet 2-3 times daily after meals with liquid.
Ol-askofēns is not envisaged for a long use.
Children till 18 years are not recommended to use the preparation.
Medicines unreasonable use is harmful to health.