Cambic 15

Cambic 15

meloxicam

Manufacturer:

L. B. S.

Distributor:

L. B. S.
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Meloxicam
Indications/Uses
Symptomatic treatment of painful OA (arthosis, degenerative joint disease), RA, ankylosing spondylitis.
Dosage/Direction for Use
OA 7.5 mg/day; may be increased to 15 mg/day. RA & ankylosing spondylitis 15 mg/day; may be reduced to 7.5 mg/day. Max: 15 mg total daily dose.
Administration
Should be taken with food.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to other NSAIDs. Asthma, nasal polyps, angioedema, urticaria, active peptic ulceration, severe hepatic insufficiency. Pregnancy & lactation. Childn <15 yr.
Special Precautions
Peptic ulcer, CHF, liver cirrhosis, nephritic syndrome & overt renal disease.
Adverse Reactions
Dyspepsia, abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, constipation, flatulence & diarrhea.
Drug Interactions
Ticlopidine, oral anticoagulants, heparin or thrombolytic agents, lithium, diuretics, antihypertensives, cholestyramine, cyclosporin.
ATC Classification
M01AC06 - meloxicam ; Belongs to the class of non-steroidal antiinflammatory and antirheumatic products, oxicams.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Cambic 15 tab
Packing/Price
10 × 10's
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