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Zaltokin 80Mg Tablet

Manufacturer: Ipca Laboratories Ltd
Medicine composition: Zaltoprofen
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required

Zaltokin 80Mg Tablet, a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug, is given to patients suffering from lumbar pain, dental pain, osteoarthritis, frozen shoulder, musculoskeletal pain, post-operative pain, cervicobrachial syndrome and other inflammatory conditions. This drug has analgesic and antiphlogistic effects. The medicine is not recommended for patients having dysemia, peptic ulcer, asthma, ulcerative Crohn’s disease, hypersensitivity and renal or hepatic problems

Zaltokin 80Mg Tablet, a preferential COX-2 inhibitor, selectively inhibits Prostaglandin E2 which enhances the pain pathway. It also stops bradykinin induced pain without adversely affecting the bradykinin receptors.

The dosage of Zaltokin 80Mg Tablet is commonly 80mg thrice daily before or after meals. However if taken after food, the medicine may cause gastrointestinal discomfort. It should be taken at the same time each day for best results. The dosage should not be increased abruptly and must be taken at regular intervals.

The common side effects of using Zaltokin 80Mg Tablet include vomiting, indigestion, flatulence, nausea, abdominal pain, constipation, epigastric pain, diarrhoea, large intestine carcinoma and others. The use of other drugs along with Zaltokin 80Mg Tablet may increase the side effects or cause the drug not to function and hence requires proper medical consultation. Zaltokin 80Mg Tablet may interact with anticoagulants, sulfonyl ureas and quinolone antibiotics

Information given here is based on the salt and content of the medicine. Effect and uses of medicine may vary from person to person. It is advicable to consult a Pain Management Specialist before using this medicine.

headache
, arthralgia, myalgia, dental pain, post operative pain, pain during menstruation,
gout
In addition to its intended effect, Zaltokin 80Mg 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.
Is It safe with alcohol?
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Are there any breast-feeding warnings?
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Does this affect kidney function?
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Does this affect liver function?
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Zaltokin 80Mg Tablet is a form of non-steroidal drug that prevents inflammation caused in conditions such as frozen shoulder, osteoarthritis and others. It works by stopping Prostaglandin E2 selectively that plays an important role in mediating the pain pathway.
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 Medicine
Zydol 50Mg Suspension
TWINEASE 200MG TABLET ER
NYCI 100MG TABLET
NIQ 200MG TABLET DT
What are you using Zaltokin 80Mg Tablet for?
Other
arthralgia
headache
dental pain
How much was the improvement?
Excellent
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Popular Questions & Answers

Suffering from tooth pain, the very last teeth not yet come but trying to come ,swelling n pain. Treated with zerodol SP but the pain still persisted. Operation is only son. But no time. Now been treated with zaltoprofen. Should I take tab regularly or just when it pains again. Any side effects, side effects to stomach, motion?

BDS
Dentist, Bhilai
Suffering from tooth pain, the very last teeth not yet come but trying to come ,swelling n pain. Treated with zerodol...
Taking painkiller is very dangerous for our kidney. U can't be depend on painkiller for pain removal ,u have to visit dentist May be your tooth is impacted ,it can diagnosed by radiograph, it requires extraction of that particular tooth.
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