Dicloran 50 MG Tablet
This medication is a non-steroidal anti-inflammation medication which is used as a painkiller in the treatment of conditions like Gout, migraines, Rheumatoid Arthritis, fever and to some degree of muscle spasms and joints. It is known to effectively relieve pain, swelling and joint stiffness. This is a prescription drug and has some severe side effects such as abdominal pain, constipation, Diarrhoea, Nausea and vomiting.
The consumption of alcohol is not recommended during the course of treatment as it may cause dizziness and in severe cases gastrointestinal bleeding. It should be avoided by pregnant and breastfeeding women. Patients suffering from peptic ulcer and those who have undergone Coronary artery bypass should exercise caution.
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How long is the duration of effect?
The effect generally lasts for about 2-3 hours after intake of the medication.
What is the onset of action?
The medication having a potassium base usually starts its action within 10-15 minutes of intake as it is easier for the absorption in the the stomach.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?
This medication is generally not recommended for pregnant women as it can cause harm to the developing child and alter the developmental progress.
Is it habit forming?
No habit forming tendencies were reported and is not addictive.
Are there any breast-feeding warnings?
Breast-feeding mother are not advised to take this medication as traces of the drug passes on through breast milk.
Is It safe with alcohol?
It is not recommended with alcohol as it may interact and cause in the increase of side effects such as dizziness, fatigue, weakness and sever gastrointestinal bleeding.
Are there any missed dose instructions?
If you have missed a dose then take it as soon as you remember.
Are there any overdose instructions?
If there are symptoms of overdose then contact the nearest emergency room and get professional help.
It inhibits an enzyme named Cyclooxygenase which is responsible for the formation of prostaglandin. Prostaglandin is a major contributor to the process of inflammation and pain sensation in the body.
Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.
Interaction with Alcohol
AlcoholismThe drug should not consumed with or under the effect of alcohol as they react and cause side effects like nausea, dizziness and severe indigestion.
Interaction with Medicine
MedicinePainkiller such as aspirin, ibuprofen and naproxen should be avoided as it increases the chance of side effects. Blood thinner are also not recommended if you are hypertensive you should consult your doctor before starting this medication.
Interaction with Disease
DiseaseThis medication should be avoided if you have NSAID-sensitive asthma, fluid retention and edema, gastro-Intestinal toxicity, skin rash, impaired kidney function and heart attack.
Interaction with Food
FoodOne should have ample food while taking this medication as it will help in the absorption of the medication and increase the effectiveness.
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