TENOXICAMIt is NSAID of the oxicam class, having anti-inflammatory, analgesic & antipyretic activity. It is a potent inhibitor of prostaglandin biosynthesis by inhibiting the enzyme cyclo-oxygenase.
Osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, gout, non articular rheumatic conditions
20 mg daily.Not recommended for children
Acute peptic ulceration, G.I. bleeding, severe gastritis. Hypersensitivity of NSAID's.
Monitor on long term therapy (especially with G.I. disease). Renal, hepatic and cardiovascular functions. Paediatrics: Not recommended. Pregnancy: Contraindicated. Lactation: Contraindicated. Elderly: Reduced dose necessary.
Dyspepsia, nausea, abdominal pain, constipation, diarrhoea, flatulence, indigestion, oedema, headache, rashes, blood dyscrasias. Visual disturbances. Raised liver enzymes.
Antacids, anticoagulants, other NSAID's, lithium, hypoglycaemics.
|Brand Name||Manufactured by|
|TOBITIL||Ranbaxy Laboratories Ltd.|