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Composition

Piroxicam(20 mg)

SALT INFORMATION

Piroxicam(20 mg)

TYPICAL USAGE

Acute gout, Acute spasm and spasm in diagnostic procedures, Ankylosing spondylitis, Benign gastric and duodenal ulceration, Duodenal ulceration, Gout, Juvenile chronic arthritis, Musculoskeletal disorders, Nausea and vomiting (palliative care), Osteoarthritis, Pain, Resistant oedema, Rheumatoid arthritis.

SIDE EFFECTS

Dizziness, Headache, Palpitation, Insomnia, Confusion, VertigoX, Hearing loss, Mood swings, Paresthesias, Hypoglycemia.

DRUG INTERACTION

ncreased risk of hyperkalaemia when used with ACE inhibitors and potassium-sparing diuretics.

MECHANISM OF ACTION

Piroxicam is a NSAID, belonging to the oxicam group. It inhibits prostaglandin synthesis, reduces fever by acting on the heat-regulating center of the hypothalamus, inhibits platelet-aggregating substance thromboxane A2 and reduces pain receptor sensitivity. It also exerts anti-inflammatory effect by lysosomal stabilisation, kinin and leukotriene production, alteration of chemotactic factors and neutrophil activation inhibition.

SUBSTITUTES

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    Rs. 2.95/Tablet
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    Rs. 29.50
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    Cipla Ltd
    Rs. 3/Tablet
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    Rs. 30
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    Bal Pharma Ltd
    Rs. 3/Tablet
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    Rs. 30
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INTERACTIONS

Can I take Roxidin Dt(20mg) during pregnancy?

Studies in animals have shown risk to fetus, however there are no sufficient studies in humans. This drug may be used in pregnant women if benefit outweighs the risk. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use.

Can I take Roxidin Dt(20mg) while breastfeeding/lactation?

Contraindicated: The drug should not be used by breastfeeding women, as evidences from studies have shown that there is a high risk of causing significant damage to infants.

Can I take Roxidin Dt(20mg) with alcohol?

No studies found