Management of mild to moderate pain & inflammation in conditions eg, dysmenorrhea, headache including migraine, post-op pain, dental pain, musculoskeletal & joint disorders eg, ankylosing spondylitis & RA; reduces fever.
Dosage/Direction for Use
AdultPain 1.2-1.8 g daily in divided doses. Maintenance: 600 mg to 1.2 g daily. Max: 3.2 g daily. Fever 200-400 mg 4-6 hrly to a max of 1.2 g daily. ChildnPain 10 mg/kg 6-8 hrly up to a max of 40 mg/kg daily. Fever 5-10 mg/kg. Juvenile idiopathic arthritis 30-40 mg/kg in divided doses.
Should be taken with food: Place tab on the tongue & allow to dissolve, then swallow w/ or w/o water. Do not chew/break/split.
Hemorrhagic disorders. Renal & hepatic impairment. Monitor for the development of blood, kidney, liver or eye disorders in patients undergoing NSAID therapy. Elderly.