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Headset Tablet 2's

Manufacturer

Lupin Ltd

Consume Type

ORAL

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About Headset Tablet 2's

Headset Tablet 2's belongs to the group of medicines called antimigraine agents used to prevent migraine symptoms such as headache, nausea, and vomiting. Migraine is a neurological condition that is characterised by an intense pulsating, throbbing, pounding, debilitating headache that usually occurs on one side of the head; however, it can occur on both sides or shift. Hormonal changes, stress, bright lights, loud sounds, certain foods and drinks can trigger migraine headaches.

Headset Tablet 2's is a combination of two drugs, namely: Sumatriptan and Naproxen sodium. Sumatriptan acts on the serotonin (5-HT) receptors located in the brain, thereby causing narrowing of the brain's blood vessels, which in turn affects the blood flow patterns associated with headaches. Naproxen sodium is a painkiller that works by blocking the effect of a chemical messenger known as cyclo-oxygenase (COX) and prostaglandins (PG) responsible for pain/inflammation. Thus, Headset Tablet 2's prevents symptoms of migraine.

Take Headset Tablet 2's with or without food. Swallow Headset Tablet 2's as a whole with a glass of water; do not chew, or break the tablet. You are advised to take Headset Tablet 2's for as long as your doctor has prescribed it for you depending on your medical condition. In some cases, you may experience certain common side-effects such as dizziness, sleepiness, nausea, chest discomfort, dry mouth, irregular heartbeats, and heartburn. Most of these side effects do not require medical attention and will resolve gradually over time. However, you are advised to talk to your doctor if you experience these side effects persistently. 

Headset Tablet 2's can increase the risk of fatal heart attack or stroke, gastrointestinal bleeding, ulceration, and perforation of the stomach and intestines. Consult your doctor before taking Headset Tablet 2's if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. Headset Tablet 2's should not be taken during the third trimester of pregnancy. Headset Tablet 2's may cause drowsiness and dizziness, so drive with caution. Headset Tablet 2's is not recommended for children as safety and efficacy have not been established. Avoid consuming alcohol along with Headset Tablet 2's as it could lead to increased drowsiness and dizziness.

Uses of Headset Tablet 2's

Migraine

Medicinal Benefits

Headset Tablet 2's is a combination of two drugs, namely: Sumatriptan and Naproxen sodium. Headset Tablet 2's is indicated for the acute treatment of migraine with or without aura. Sumatriptan is a serotonin receptor agonist that acts on the serotonin (5-HT) receptors located in the brain which causes narrowing of the brain's blood vessels, thereby affecting the blood flow patterns with a headache. Naproxen sodium is a pain killer which works by blocking the effect of a chemical messenger known as cyclo-oxygenase (COX) enzymes that make other chemical prostaglandins (PG). By blocking the effect of COX enzymes, lesser PGs are produced, thereby reducing pain in migraine.

Directions for Use

Take Headset Tablet 2's with or without food. Swallow Headset Tablet 2's as a whole with a glass of water; do not chew, or break the tablet. Based on your medical condition, your doctor will decide how long you need to take Headset Tablet 2's.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of Headset Tablet 2's

  • Dizziness
  • Sleepiness
  • Nausea
  • Chest discomfort
  • Dry mouth
  • Irregular heartbeats
  • Heartburn

In-Depth Precautions and Warning

Drug Warnings

Do not take Headset Tablet 2's if you are allergic to any of its contents; if you have had any recent heart surgery or stroke, blood circulation problems, heart problems, narrowing of blood vessels to the stomach, legs, arms or kidneys, or uncontrolled high blood pressure; if you are taking MAO inhibitors/antidepressants or have taken them in the last 14 days; or if you have taken 5-HT agonists called triptan or ergotamine in the last 24 hours. Be cautious as Headset Tablet 2's can increase the risk of fatal heart attack or stroke, gastrointestinal bleeding, ulceration, stomach and intestine perforation. Inform your doctor before taking Headset Tablet 2's if you have high blood pressure, asthma, diabetes, epilepsy, overweight, heart, kidney or liver problems. Consult your doctor before taking Headset Tablet 2's if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. Headset Tablet 2's should not be taken during the third trimester of pregnancy. Headset Tablet 2's may cause drowsiness and dizziness, so drive only if you are alert. Headset Tablet 2's should not be given to children as safety and effectiveness have not been established. Avoid consuming alcohol along with Headset Tablet 2's as it could lead to increased drowsiness. Stop taking Headset Tablet 2's and consult your doctor immediately if you have stomach pain or any signs of bleeding in the intestine or stomach such as blood in stools.

Drug Interactions

Drug-Drug Interactions: Headset Tablet 2's may have interaction with blood thinners (warfarin, aspirin), cardiac glycoside (digoxin), anti-psychotic (lithium), anti-rheumatoid (methotrexate), anti-depressant (citalopram, duloxetine, desvenlafaxine, fluoxetine), anti-hypertensive (metoprolol), an antacid (omeprazole). 

Drug-Food Interactions: Avoid the consumption of alcohol, smoking, and caffeinated products. Do not consume grapefruit while taking Headset Tablet 2's.

Drug-Disease Interactions: Inform your doctor if you have asthma, fluid retention, gastrointestinal toxicity, renal toxicity, cardiovascular disease, anaemia, heart failure, liver toxicity, high blood pressure, seizure, hyperkalemia (high levels of potassium), and platelet aggregation inhibition.

Safety Advice

  • Safety Warning

    Alcohol

    Consult Your Doctor

    Avoid consumption of alcohol while taking Headset Tablet 2's as it may cause increased drowsiness.

  • Safety Warning

    Pregnancy

    Headset Tablet 2's should be used during the first and second trimester of pregnancy only if the benefits outweigh the risks. Headset Tablet 2's should not be taken during the third trimester of pregnancy.

  • Safety Warning

    Breast Feeding

    Headset Tablet 2's may pass into breastmilk and harm the baby. Please consult your doctor before taking Headset Tablet 2's if you are breastfeeding; your doctor will decide whether Headset Tablet 2's can be taken by breastfeeding mothers or not.

  • Safety Warning

    Driving

    Headset Tablet 2's may cause dizziness, weakness and drowsiness. Do not drive or operate machinery unless you are alert.

  • Safety Warning

    Liver

    Dose adjustment may be needed in patients with liver impairment. Please consult your doctor if you have a liver impairment or any concerns regarding this.

  • Safety Warning

    Kidney

    Dose adjustment may be needed in patients with kidney impairment. Please consult your doctor if you have kidney impairment or any concerns regarding this.

Habit Forming

No

Diet & Lifestyle Advise

  • Maintaining a healthy diet and exercising regularly helps in improving overall health and boosts self-esteem.
  • Avoid bright lights, loud noise, and extreme temperatures.
  • Perform meditation and yoga. This helps in relieving stress and provides relaxation.
  • Follow a regular sleep pattern to improve the amount and quality of sleep you get.
  • Massage your scalp to ease the pain.
  • Lie down in a quiet, darkroom.
  • Place a cold cloth over your forehead or neck.
  • Avoid smoking, alcohol, and caffeinated drinks. 
  • Learn what triggers your migraine and try avoiding them.
  • Stay hydrated. Drink plenty of fluids.
  • Learn relaxation skills as they help in reducing stress.

Other Information (HEA0168)

This item is Not Returnable.

Expires on or after - Mar-23

Patients Concern

Disease/Condition Glossary

Migraine: Migraine is a neurological condition that is characterised by an intense, debilitating headache. Hormonal changes, stress, lack or excess of sleep, bright lights, loud sounds, certain foods and drinks can trigger migraine headaches. Warning symptoms precede migraine headache one or two days before the headache itself. The warning symptoms include food cravings, depression, fatigue, hyperactivity, irritability, and neck stiffness. Symptoms of migraine include throbbing pain in one particular area with varying intensity, nausea, vomiting, numbness or tingling sensation, difficulty speaking, sensitivity to sound and light.

FAQs

Headset Tablet 2's contains Sumatriptan and Naproxen sodium. Sumatriptan acts on the serotonin (5-HT) receptors located in the brain; this causes narrowing of the blood vessels in the brain, and also affects the blood flow patterns associated with headache. Naproxen sodium works by blocking the effect of a chemical messenger known as cyclo-oxygenase (COX) enzymes that make another chemical prostaglandins (PG). By blocking the effect of COX enzymes, lesser PGs are produced, which reduces mild to moderate pain.

Dry mouth could be a side-effect of Headset Tablet 2's. Limiting caffeine intake, avoiding smoking and mouthwashes containing alcohol, drinking water regularly, and chewing sugar-free gum/candy might help in stimulating saliva and thereby prevents drying of the mouth.

Headset Tablet 2's treats a headache that has already begun but does not prevent or reduce the attacks. Headset Tablet 2's should not be used to treat cluster headache or other types of headache, which may cause loss of movement on one side of the body.

Headset Tablet 2's contains Naproxen sodium, an NSAID. Therefore, consult your doctor before taking any pain killer medicines, fever-reducing medicines, medicines for cold or sleeping problems along with Headset Tablet 2's as they may also contain NSAID.

Talk to your doctor before taking Headset Tablet 2's with anti-hypertensive medicines as they may cause impaired response when taken with painkiller. Regular monitoring of blood pressure levels is advised while taking Headset Tablet 2's if you have high blood pressure. Headset Tablet 2's should not be taken if you have uncontrolled high blood pressure.

Headset Tablet 2's contains a pain killer, which might increase the risk of gastrointestinal adverse effects such as ulceration, bleeding, and perforation of intestines or stomach. Therefore, avoid taking Headset Tablet 2's if you have stomach ulcers unless prescribed by the doctor.

Country Of Origin

India

Manufacturer/Marketer address

Lupin Ltd, 3rd floor Kalpataru Inspire, Off. W E Highway, Santacruz (East), Mumbai 400 055. IndianCountry of Origin: India

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