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Zaltokin 80Mg Tablet

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

Fever
headache
, arthralgia, myalgia, dental pain, post operative pain, pain during menstruation,
Osteoarthritis
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
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.
Abdominal Pain
Constipation
Diarrhoea
Epigastric pain
Flatulence
Nausea
Vomiting
Indigestion
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.
Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Zaltokin 80Mg Tablet, and hence can be used as its substitute.
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

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?

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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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