Crocin 650

Crocin Optizorb Technology

Advanced absorption1 for fast pain relief 2*

The revolutionary Optizorb technology allows Crocin Advance to begin dissolving in 5 minutes1 and start to relieve pain within 15 minutes with 2 tablets (1000 mg dose).3 May be suitable for special populations including those with cardiovascular disease,4 heart conditions,5-7 hypertension,6 the elderly8 and diabetics.9

Optizorb technology

Images showing the rapidity of Crocin Advance disintegration in the stomach compared to standard paracetamol tablets

Crocin 650 gets to work in 5 minutes1

Gamma scintigraphic images (scinitigraphy is a form of radio-imaging or scanning that involves injecting a radioisotope that emits gamma rays, into a patient’s vein, which is captured as images)10 of the stomach showed that Crocin Advance with Optizorb technology disintegrates 25% faster than standard paracetamol tablets (within 5 minutes).1

From 20 minutes, it is fully disintegrated and available for absorption from the intestine, while standard paracetamol tablets have yet to leave the stomach.1

Graph that shows Crocin 650 is absorbed faster compared with standard paracetamol tablets

Crocin 650 absorbs twice as fast11 †

This was a pharmacokinetic study of 76 healthy adults of replicate dosing of Crocin 650 or standard paracetamol tablets (1000 mg dose) administered on 4 separate days.11 The average concentration of paracetamol in plasma at 10, 20 and 30 minutes for Crocin Advance was 1.62; 3.26; 4.93 vs. 0.69; 1.8; 2.82 for standard paracetamol tablets. This means that the concentration of paracetamol at 10, 20 and 30 minutes in subjects taking Crocin Advance was 134%, 81% and 75% higher than those that ingested standard paracetamol tablets.11

Recommend Crocin 650 for fast and effective relief

Crocin 650 pack shot

Crocin 650

Disintegrates faster and available for absorption quicker1* to provide pain relief.

Crocin 650 product details

  • Each table contains paracetamol 500 mg.

  • Special warnings and precautions for use

    Care is advised in the administration of paracetamol to patients with renal or hepatic impairment. The hazard of overdose is greater in those with non-cirrhotic alcoholic liver disease.

    Do not exceed the stated dose.

    Patients should be advised to consult their doctor if their headaches become persistent.

    Patient should be advised not to take other paracetamol-containing products concurrently.

    Patients should be advised to consult a doctor if they suffer from non-serious arthritis and need to take painkillers every day.

    Keep out of the reach and sight of children.

    Immediate medical advice should be sought in the event of an overdose, even if you feel well, because of the risk of delayed, serious liver damage.


    Hypersensitivity to paracetamol or any of the other constituents.

  • Body system Undesirable effect Frequency
    Blood and lymphatic system disorders


    Very rare
    Immune system disorders


    Cutaneous hypersensitivity reactions including among others, skin rashes, angioedema and Steven Johnson syndrome and toxic epidermal necrolysis

    Very rare
    Respiratory, thoracic and mediastinal disorders Bronchospasm in patients sensitive to aspirin and other NSAIDs Very rare
    Hepatobiliary disorders Hepatic dysfunction Very rare

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Paracetamol chemical structure


Paracetamol or acetaminophen is one of the most used analgesic and antipyretic over-the-counter drugs globally.13

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