This medication is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug, prescribed for moderate to severe pain such as dysmenorrhea, toothache, osteoarthritis. By blocking COX's action, it reduces the symptoms of pain and inflammation.
Contraindicated inpatients with hypersensitivity to aspirin or NSAIDs, gastrointestinal ulcer or bleeding, bleeding disorders, active Crohn's disease, kidney or liver impairment, heart disease, and during pregnancy (third trimester).
Adult: PO - The recommended dose is 600-900 mg/day in 2-3 divided doses, up to 1,200 mg/day in acute exacerbations.
It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with food.
• Caution should be exercised in patients with history of bronchial asthma, kidney or liver impairment, bleeding disorders, heart disease, elderly, and breastfeeding.
• It may cause dizziness, do not drive a car or operate machinery while taking this medication.
• Gastrointestinal :
Gastrointestinal bleeding, heartburn, stomach pain, indigestion, peptic ulcer; nausea, vomiting and diarrhea.
• Liver : Jaundice and liver inflammation.
• Central Nervous System : Visual disturbances, ringing in the ear, depression, fatigue, headache, dizziness and fainting.
Avoid excess dosage.
Store it at room temperature (25°C).
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