ContentEach tablet contains Colchicine 0,5 mg.
Indication- Acute gouty arthritis
- Gout prophylaxis
Contra Indication- Hypersensitive
- Patients with gastrointestinal tract, urinary tract and severe heart disease
- Patients with blood disorders
- Pregnant women
DosageARTHRITIS GOUT AKUT
The initial dose of Colchicine for oral administration of gout arthritis is 0.5 - 1.2 mg followed by 0.5 mg every two hours until the pain disappears or arises nausea, vomiting or diarrhea. The amount of Colchicine required for acute attacks ranges from 4-8 mg. If it can tolerate oral administration or to avoid vomiting or diarrhea, Colchicine can be administered intravenously.
The dose of Colchicine prophylaxis for oral administration is 0.5 mg given once a week to once daily.
Special Precaution- Be careful in elderly patients and patients susceptible to toxicity.
- Be careful in patients with heart disease, kidney liver and digestive tract.
- Be careful if administered to pregnant women.
- Not recommended by subcutaneous or intramuscular injection as it may cause severe local irritation.
Adverse ReactionPeripheral neuritis, muscular weakness, nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, diarrhoea, urticaria, aplastic anemia, agranulocytosis, dermatitis, purpura, alopecia.
Drug InteractionMay impair absorption of Vitamin B12.
Presentation/PackingBox, 3 strip @ 10 tablet
Store at temperatures below 25 ° C and dry, protected from light.