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Alock E 120mg Tablet

Prescription Required
SALT COMPOSITION
Storage
Store at room temperature (10-30°C)

Introduction

Alock E 120mg Tablet is a pain relieving medicine. It is used for relieving moderate pain and swelling of joints associated with different forms of gout and arthritis. It effectively alleviates pain, redness and swelling.

Alock E 120mg Tablet should be taken in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Alock E 120mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

Flu-like symptoms, indigestion, stomach pain and diarrhea are some of the side effects that might be seen with this medicine. It may cause dizziness and fatigue. You should not drive or do anything requiring concentration until you know how it affects you. It is potentially unsafe to take it during pregnancy. Inform your doctor if you have a history of stomach ulcers, heart diseases, high blood pressure and liver or kidney disease.

Uses of Alock E Tablet

Side effects of Alock E Tablet

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Alock E

  • Flu-like symptoms
  • Indigestion
  • Stomach pain
  • Diarrhea
  • Peripheral edema
  • Flatulence

How to use Alock E Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Alock E 120mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Alock E Tablet works

Alock E 120mg Tablet is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) called COX-2 inhibitors. It works by blocking the release of certain chemical messengers that are responsible for pain and inflammation (redness and swelling).

Safety Advice

Alcohol
UNSAFE
It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Alock E 120mg Tablet.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Alock E 120mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.
Breastfeeding
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Alock E 120mg Tablet during breastfeeding is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
UNSAFE
Alock E 120mg Tablet may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
Kidney
CAUTION
Alock E 120mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Alock E 120mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Alock E 120mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Alock E 120mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Alock E 120mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Alock E 120mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

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Quick Tips

  • Alock E 120mg Tablet helps relieve pain and inflammation.
  • It may cause fewer stomach problems as compared to other NSAIDs like Ibuprofen or Naproxen.
  • It may cause dizziness and fatigue. Do not drive or do anything requiring concentration until you know how it affects you.
  • Do not consume alcohol while on treatment with this medicine as it may cause excessive drowsiness.
  • Regularly monitor your blood pressure while taking this medicine, particularly in the first two weeks after starting treatment.
  • Inform your doctor if you have a history of stomach ulcers, heart diseases, high blood pressure, and liver or kidney disease.
  • During long-term treatment, your doctor may want to take regular blood tests to monitor your liver function.
  • Do not take Alock E 120mg Tablet if you are pregnant, planning to conceive, or breastfeeding.

Fact Box

Chemical Class
Sulfone and Pyridine Derivative
Habit Forming
No
Therapeutic Class
PAIN ANALGESICS

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Alock E with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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LIFE-THREATENING
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References

  1. Grosser T, Smyth E, FitzGerald GA. Anti-Inflammatory, Antipyretic, and Analgesic Agents; Pharmacotherapy of Gout. In: Brunton LL, Chabner BA, Knollmann BC, editors. Goodman & Gilman’s: The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics. 12th ed. New York, New York: McGraw-Hill Medical; 2011. p. 992.
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Unit No.304, A Wing, Western Edge II, Near Western Express Highway, Borivali (East), Mumbai – 400066.
Expires on or after: February, 2021

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