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Heart attack, had diabetes, BP, retina issues. Given combiflam. What is wrong?

Recently, my father had a heart attack . He had diabetes and B.P. He also had retina problems in the eye for which, he underwent many operations. During medication , he was asked to take one or two tablets of Combiflam daily to relieve the pain. I have heard that, excess dosage is harmful for the health. That was 9 months ago. I want to know if that high dosage was responsible for his death. Also, I will be much obliged if you reveal me the period of storage of the drug Combiflam In the body before utilization. Thank you
Asked On : Tue, 26 Feb 2013
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Combiflam tablets comes under category of NSAIDS I.e non -steroidal anti inflammatory drugs and they are used from fever to various painful conditions . Your fathers death is not related or not due to the side effect or the overdose by this tablets , when u take the excessive dose of these tablets they will cause gastritis and heart burn ..that's it , death is not reported in any body taking them , probable cause of death for your father due to heart disease as your father is diabetic and hypertensive.

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Answered: Wed, 27 Feb 2013
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