ACF-100

ACF-100

aceclofenac

Manufacturer:

Mediwin

Distributor:

Ambica
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Aceclofenac
Indications/Uses
Relief of pain & inflammation in toothache, trauma, lumbago, OA, RA & ankylosing spondylitis.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Max: 200 mg daily as 2 separate doses of 100 mg, 1 tab in the morning & 1 tab in the evening.
Administration
Should be taken with food.
Special Precautions
Patients w/ mild renal or cardiac impairment; risk factors of CV disease eg, HTN, hyperlipidaemia, DM, smoking; suffering from or w/ history of bronchial asthma. Discontinue if abnormal liver function test persist or worsen &/or at the 1st appearance of skin rash, mucosal lesion or other signs of hypersensitivity. May inhibit platelet aggregation. Serious skin reaction including exfoliative dermatitis; Stevens-Johnson syndrome & toxic epidermal necrolysis. Hepatitis. Avoid during pregnancy & lactation. Not recommended in childn. Elderly.
Adverse Reactions
GI disorders particularly dyspepsia, abdominal pain, nausea & diarrhea. Dermatological including pruritus & rash; abnormal hepatic enzyme, serum creatinine levels.
Drug Interactions
May increase plasma conc of lithium. May increase plasma glycoside (including digoxin) levels, exacerbate cardiac failure & reduce GFR w/ cardiac glycosides. May inhibit the activity of diuretics. May enhance the activity of anticoagulants eg, warfarin. Concomitant use w/ methotrexate (administered w/in 24 hr) may increase plasma levels resulting in increased toxicity. Do not use for 8-12 days after mifepristone administration. Increased risk of GI ulceration or bleeding w/ corticosteroids. May increase nephrotoxicity on renal prostaglandins w/ ciclosporin. Convulsion may occur w/ quinolone antimicrobials.
ATC Classification
M01AB16 - aceclofenac ; Belongs to the class of acetic acid derivatives and related substances of non-steroidal antiinflammatory and antirheumatic products.
Presentation/Packing
Form
ACF-100 FC tab 100 mg
Packing/Price
100's
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