Rhumanol-Flu 500

By Medically reviewed by Hello Doktor Medical Panel


What is Rhumenol-Flu-500® ® used for?

Rhumenol-Flu-500® is commonly used for the symptomatic treatment of flu such as fever, headache, muscular and osteoarticular pains, stuffiness, coryza, ocular itching, lacrimation, cough, allergic rhinitis, and sinusitis.


The information provided is not a substitute for any medical advice. You should ALWAYS consult with your doctor or pharmacist before using Rhumenol-Flu-500®.

What is the dose of Rhumenol-Flu-500® for an adult?

Consult your doctor for information about the dose of Rhumenol-Flu-500®.

Recommended dose for adults is 1 tablet twice daily.

What is the dose of Rhumenol-Flu-500® for a child?

Consult your doctor for information about the dose of Rhumenol-Flu-500®.

Recommended doses in some cases are listed below:

  • Children over 12 years of age: 1 tablet twice daily
  • Children 6 to 12 years of age: ½ tablet twice daily

The dosage has not been established in pediatric patients less than 6 years of age.  It may be unsafe for your child. It is always important to fully understand the safety of the drug before using. Please consult with your doctor or pharmacist for more information.


How should I take Rhumenol-Flu-500®?

For orally taken form, you should:

  • Take Rhumenol-Flu-500® by mouth as directed by your doctor concerning: dose, schedule.
  • Read the label carefully before using Rhumenol-Flu-500®.
  • Consult your doctor for any information on the label that you do not clearly understand.

What should I do in case of an emergency or overdose?

In case of an emergency or an overdose, call your local emergency services or go to your nearest emergency room.

What should I do if I miss a dose?

If you miss a dose of Rhumenol-Flu-500®, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take your regular dose as scheduled. Do not take a double dose.

Side effects

What side effects can occur from Rhumenol-Flu-500®?

As taking others medicines, taking Rhumenol-Flu-500® can cause some side effects. Most of them are rarely occurring and do not need any supplementary treatment. However, it is always important for you to consult your doctor if you have any problem after taking this medicine.

Some of side effects are listed below:

  • Lassitude
  • Dizziness
  • Insomnia
  • Dryness of mouth
  • Dyspepsia
  • Nausea
  • Constipation
  • Allergic reactions

This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.


What should I know before using Rhumenol-Flu-500®?

Before using Rhumenol-Flu-500®, tell your doctor if you have:

  • Allergic reaction to excipients using for dosage form containing Rhumenol-Flu-500®
  • Allergic reaction to any other medicines, foods, dyes, preservatives, or animals
  • Used any other health conditions, drugs that have a risk of interaction with Rhumenol-Flu-500® as listed below, such as:
    • Patients with impaired renal function
    • Coronary artery disease
    • Angina pectoris
    • Diabetes

Is it safe in specific conditions (e.g. pregnancy, breastfeeding, or surgery)?

There are no adequate studies in women for determining risk when using Rhumenol-Flu-500® during pregnancy or while breastfeeding. Please always consult with your doctor to weigh the potential benefits and risks before taking Rhumenol-Flu-500®.


What drugs may interact with Rhumenol-Flu-500®?

Rhumenol-Flu-500® may interact with other drugs that you are currently taking, which can change how your drug works or increase your risk for serious side effects. To avoid any potential drug interactions, you should keep a list of all the drugs you are using (including prescription drugs, nonprescription drugs, and herbal products) and share it with your doctor and pharmacist. For your safety, do not start, stop, or change the dosage of any drugs without your doctor’s approval.

Products may interact with Rhumenol-Flu-500® including:

  • Anticoagulants (warfarin)
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Anticonvulsants (phenytoin, barbiturate, carbamazepine)
  • Isoniazid
  • Cimetidine
  • Ketoconazole
  • Erythromycin
  • Quinidine

Does food or alcohol interact with Rhumenol-Flu-500®?

Rhumenol-Flu-500® may interact with food or alcohol by altering the way the drug works or increase the risk for serious side effects. Please discuss with your doctor or pharmacist any potential food or alcohol interactions before using this drug.

How do I store Rhumenol-Flu-500®?

Rhumenol-Flu-500® is best stored at room temperature away from direct light and moisture. To prevent drug damage, you should not store Rhumenol-Flu-500® in the bathroom or the freezer. There may be different brands of Rhumenol-Flu-500® that may have different storage needs. It is important to always check the product package for instructions on storage, or ask your pharmacist. For safety, you should keep all medicines away from children and pets.

You should not flush Rhumenol-Flu-500® down the toilet or pour them into a drain unless instructed to do so. It is important to properly discard this product when it is expired or no longer needed. Consult your pharmacist for more details about how to safely discard your product.

How is Rhumenol-Flu-500® available?

Rhumenol-Flu-500® is available in the following dosage forms and strengths:

  • Film coated tablet, Acetaminophen 500 mg, Loratadin 5 mg, Dextromethorphan HBr 15 mg

Hello Health Group does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment.

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Review Date: December 15, 2016 | Last Modified: December 19, 2019

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