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Eclonac Sp Tablet

Manufacturer: Jagsonpal Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Medicine composition: Aceclofenac, Paracetamol, Serratiopeptidase
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required
Last Updated: February 22, 2019

Eclonac Sp Tablet is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), prescribed for people with painful rheumatic conditions such as osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis and ankylosing spondylitis. Eclonac Sp Tablet works by blocking the effect of cyclo-oxygenase (COX) enzymes which make chemical prostaglandins at sites of injury or damage, causing pain, swelling and inflammation. It eases pain and reduces inflammation. This medicine should not be given during pregnancy or to mothers that are breastfeeding. Is not recommended for children. This drug is available in tablet form and is taken orally.

Eclonac Sp Tablet has side effects including diarrhoea, stomach pain, nausea, constipation, vomiting, skin rashes etc. If the side effects are severe or persistent it is advisable to consult your doctor.

You should not be taking Eclonac Sp Tablet if –

  • You are allergic to Eclonac Sp Tablet or other anti-inflammatory pain killers.
  • You ever had a problem with stomach or duodenal bleeding, such as an ulcer.
  • You have a heart condition or impaired kidney or liver function.
  • You are pregnant of breastfeeding a baby.
  • You have high blood pressure or blood clotting problems.

Alcohol should not be consumed with this medicine. Eclonac Sp Tablet interacts with certain other medicines like lithium, digoxin, corticosteroids and antihypertensives and certain diseases like asthma, gastro-intestinal toxicity.

The usual dose for Eclonac Sp Tablet is 100 mg tablet taken twice daily, preferably in the morning and evening. It can be taken with food or after food. Drinking an adequate amount of water minimises chances of indigestion and stomach irritations. The duration and amount of medicine should be followed as per the doctor’s prescription.

  • rheumatoid arthritis

    Eclonac Sp Tablet is used to treat symptoms like swelling, pain, and stiffness of joints associated with Rheumatoid Arthritis.
  • osteoarthritis

    Eclonac Sp Tablet is used to treat symptoms like tender and painful joints associated with Osteoarthritis.
  • ankylosing spondylitis

    Eclonac Sp Tablet is used to treat symptoms like stiffness and pain associated with Ankylosing Spondylitis.

  • Allergy

    Avoid if you have a known allergy to Eclonac Sp Tablet or other NSAIDs.
  • asthma

    Eclonac Sp Tablet is not recommended if you are diagnosed with asthma.
  • Bleeding

    Eclonac Sp Tablet is not recommended if you are suffering from any bleeding disorder. It could cause severe swelling and bleeding in the stomach, colon, and anus.

In addition to its intended effect, Eclonac Sp Tablet may cause some unwanted effects too. In such cases, you must seek medical attention immediately. This is not an exhaustive list of side effects. Please inform your doctor if you experience any adverse reaction to the medication.

  • How long is the duration of effect?

    This medicine is excreted in urine and the effect lasts for a duration of 12 to 16 hours.
  • What is the onset of action?

    The peak effect of this medicine can be observed in 1.5 to 3 hours after oral administration.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    This medicine is not recommended for pregnant women.
  • Is it habit forming?

    No habit forming tendencies were reported.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    This medicine is not recommended for breastfeeding women.

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Eclonac Sp Tablet , and hence can be used as its substitute.

  • Missed Dose instructions

    The missed dose can be taken as soon as you remember. However, the missed dose should be skipped if it is almost time for your next dose.
  • Overdose instructions

    A doctor should be contacted immediately if an overdose of Eclonac Sp Tablet is suspected. Signs and symptoms of overdose include rashes on the skin, confusion, pain in the chest, blurred vision etc. Immediate medical attention is needed if an overdose is confirmed.

Eclonac Sp Tablet is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug that helps relieve pain. Prostaglandins are responsible for pain, inflammation, swelling and fever. Aceclofenac inhibits the action of cyclooxygenase in the brain which is involved in the production of prostaglandins.

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 Disease

    Eclonac Sp Tablet should not be taken if you have NSAID-sensitive asthma. Any such history should be reported to the doctor so that appropriate substitution can be done. Eclonac Sp Tablet and other NSAIDs should be taken after consulting a doctor especially if the intended duration is longer than a month. Any symptom indicating ulceration and bleeding like chronic indigestion, appearance of coffee colored dry blood in stools or vomiting of blood should be reported immediately. Eclonac Sp Tablet should be taken after consulting a doctor if you suffering from a kidney disease. Suitable adjustment in dosage and monitoring of kidney functions is required in such situations.
  • Interaction with Alcohol

    This medicine should not be consumed with alcohol. Symptoms of stomach bleeding (such as the presence of dried and coffee colored blood in cough or stools) should be reported to the doctor immediately.
  • Interaction with Lab Test

    Information not available.
  • Interaction with Food

    Information not available.
  • Interaction with Medicine

    This combination is not recommended due to the risk of increase in the lithium levels which may lead to adverse effects .Consider taking alternative medicine after consulting your doctor. This combination is not recommended as it increases the Digoxin levels in the body. This in turn leads to an increase in Digoxin's effects on the heart. Consider taking alternative medicine after consulting your doctor. Use with caution as this combination will increase the risk of gastrointestinal bleeding. Inform the doctor if you are taking either of the medicines. Consider taking alternative medicine after consulting your doctor. If you are taking Antihypertensives with Eclonac Sp Tablet, then you are at increased risk of kidney damage. This interaction is more likely to happen in the elderly population. Regular monitoring of kidney function is necessary. Advised to maintain adequate hydration and food intake.

Ques: What is eclonac sp tablet?

Ans: Eclonac SP tablet is a medication which has Aceclofenac, Paracetamol and Serratiopeptidase as active elements present in it. This medicine performs its action by obstructing the action of cyclooxygenase in the body, increases the blood flow across the skin, heat loss and sweating, helping the body in breakdown of protein. Eclonac SP tablet is used to treat conditions such as Bloating, Muscles pain, Rheumatoid arthritis, Ankylosing spondylitis, Osteoarthritis, Periarthritis of scapulohumeral, Lumbago, etc.

Ques: What are the uses of eclonac sp tablet?

Ans: Eclonac SP tablet is a medication, which is used for the treatment and prevention from conditions such as Bloating, Muscles pain, Rheumatoid arthritis, Ankylosing spondylitis, Osteoarthritis, Periarthritis of scapulohumeral, and Lumbago. Apart from these, it can also be used to treat conditions like Headache, Toothache, Ear pain, Joint pain, Menstrual pain, Fever, Cold, Flu, Bones and joints pain, Migraine, Air cavities around nose, and Sore throat. The patient should inform the doctor about any ongoing medications and treatment before using Eclonac SP tablet to avoid undesirable effects.

Ques: What are the Side Effects of eclonac sp tablet?

Ans: Eclonac SP tablet is a medication which has some commonly reported side effects. These side effects may or may not occur always and some of them are rare but severe. This is not a complete list and if you experience any of the below-mentioned side effects, contact your doctor immediately. Here are some side effects of Eclonac SP tablet which are as follows: Dyspepsia, Abdominal pain, Nausea, Rash, Urticaria, Enuresis, Headache, Dizziness, Drowsiness, Feeling of sickness, and Skin reddening. It is a list of possible side-effects which may occur due to the constituting ingredients of Eclonac SP tablet.

Ques: What are the instructions for storage and disposal eclonac sp tablet?

Ans: Eclonac SP tablet should be kept in a cool dry place and in its original pack. Make sure this medication remains unreachable to children and pets. The patient should consult a doctor for its further uses and side effects and should inform the doctor about any ongoing medications and treatment before using to avoid undesirable effects. It is a prescribed medication.
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