ContentDexketoprofen 25 mg
IndicationTreatment of mild to moderate pain, acute musculoskeletal pain, dysmenorrhea, toothache & post-op pain
Contra IndicationHypersensitivity. History of asthma, bronkospasm,acute rhinitis or nasal polyp, urticaria or angioneurotic edema, active or suspected gastric ulcer, chronic dyspepsia, gastric bleeding, Chron's disease or ulcerative collitis, severe heart failure, moderate to severe kidney dysfunction, severe liver dysfunction, haemorrhagic diathesis, patient with anticoagulant therapy. Pregnancy and lactation.
DosageMild to moderate pain 12.5 mg 4-6 hrly or 25 mg 8 hrly. Post-op pain 25 mg 8 hrly. Max dose 75 mg.
Special PrecautionHistory of allergy, symptoms of gastrointestinal disease, haematological changes, abnormal liver, kidney or heart function. Children & elderly.
Adverse ReactionNausea, vomit, diarrhea, dyspepsia, headache, hot flushes, hypertension, peptic ulcer, gastrointestinal bleeding, liver dysfunction, neutropenia, thrombocytopenia.
Drug InteractionNSAIDs, anticoagulants, lithium, methotrexate, hydantoin, sulfonamide, diuretics, B-blockers, pentoxyphilin, thrombolytics, zidovudine, sulfonylureas, cyclosporin, tacrolimus, probenecid, cardiac glycoside, mifepristone, quinolones.
Presentation/PackingFilm coated tab 25 mg x 3 x 10's