Sefdene 20

Sefdene 20

piroxicam

Manufacturer:

Unison

Distributor:

Medline

Marketer:

Medline
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Piroxicam
Indications/Uses
OA, RA, ankylosing spondylitis; acute musculoskeletal disorders & gout.
Dosage/Direction for Use
OA, RA, ankylosing spondylitis 20 mg daily. Acute musculoskeletal disorders 40 mg daily for the first 2 days as single or divided doses, reduced to 20 mg daily for the next 7-14 days. Acute gout Initially 40 mg daily as single dose, then 40 mg as single or divided doses for the next 4-6 days.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to aspirin or other NSAIDs. History of GI hemorrhage or ulcer.
Special Precautions
Impaired renal function, CV disorder. Elderly.
Adverse Reactions
GI disturbances & bleeding, peptic ulceration. Headache, dizziness, blurred vision, tinnitus, skin rashes, pruritus & edema.
Drug Interactions
Aspirin, lithium, warfarin.
ATC Classification
M01AC01 - piroxicam ; Belongs to the class of non-steroidal antiinflammatory and antirheumatic products, oxicams.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Sefdene 20 FC tab 20 mg
Packing/Price
50 × 10's
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