Acemet痛風免膠囊

Acemet

acemetacin

Manufacturer:

Synmosa

Distributor:

Synmosa
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Acemetacin
Indications/Uses
RA, OA, low back pain & for post-op pain & inflammation.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Cap Adult 60 mg (1 cap) to be taken once daily to tds. Retard cap Adult 90 mg once daily depending on the disorder & severity. If necessary, daily dosage can be taken bd & may be increased up to 180 mg.
Administration
Should be taken with food.
Contraindications
Unresolved dyshaematopoiesis & hypersensitivity to acemetacin or indomethacin, NSAIDs/analgesics. Patients who suffer from asthma, hay fever, swollen nasal mucosa or chronic respiratory disease. Patients w/ gastric & duodenal ulcers. Severe heart failure. Treatment of peri-op pain in the setting of CABG surgery. History of GI bleeding or perforation, related to previous NSAIDs therapy; active or history of recurrent peptic ulcer/haemorrhage. Pregnancy & lactation.
Special Precautions
Gastric or duodenal ulcers or GI symptoms; increased haemorrhagic tendency, platelet aggregation. HTN &/or heart failure. CV risk or risk factors for CV disease & GI risk; renal toxicity in patients in whom renal prostaglandins role in the maintenance of renal perfusion. Not recommended in patients w/ advanced renal disease. May impair ability to drive or operate machinery. Impaired liver or kidney function. Childn. Elderly.
Adverse Reactions
Nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, diarrhea; headaches, dizziness, vertigo, sleepiness/fatigue.
Drug Interactions
Raised serum level of digoxin. Monitor lithium clearance. Increased risk of haemorrhage w/ anticoagulants. Accelerated excretion w/ furosemide. May attenuate antihypertensive activity of diuretics & antihypertensive. Monitor K levels in concomitant w/ K-retaining diuretics.
ATC Classification
M01AB11 - acemetacin ; Belongs to the class of acetic acid derivatives and related substances of non-steroidal antiinflammatory and antirheumatic products.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Acemet cap
Packing/Price
500's
Form
Acemet retard cap 90 mg
Packing/Price
500's
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