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Alproxen 200 mg Tablet

Alkem Laboratories Ltd

Composition for Alproxen 200 mg Tablet

Prescription Required

Primary uses of Alproxen 200 mg Tablet

MRP
39
₹3.9/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Alproxen Tablet

Uses of Alproxen Tablet

Alproxen 200 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of bacterial infections. It is also used in infections of urinary tract, tonsils, sinus, nose, throat, female genital organ, skin and soft tissues, windpipe and lungs (pneumonia).

Alproxen Tablet side effects

Common

Side Effects of Alproxen are Nausea, Stomach pain, Diarrhoea.

How to use Alproxen 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. Alproxen 200 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Alproxen Tablet works

Alproxen 200 mg Tablet is an antibiotic. It works by preventing the bacterial cells from dividing and repairing, thereby killing the bacteria.

In Depth Information on Alproxen Tablet

Expert advice for Alproxen Tablet

  • Your doctor has prescribed Alproxen 200 mg Tablet to cure your infection and improve symptoms.
  • Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better.
  • Discontinue Alproxen 200 mg Tablet and inform your doctor immediately if you get a rash, itchy skin, swelling of face and mouth, or have difficulty in breathing.
  • Diarrhea may occur as a side effect but should stop when your course is complete. Inform your doctor if it doesn't stop or if you find blood in your stools.
  • Notify your doctor if you feel pain in your tendons, numbness, or tingling sensations.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
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Alproxen Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Alproxen Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Alproxen 200 mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CAUTION
Alproxen 200 mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Alproxen 200 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
Kidney
CAUTION
Alproxen 200 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Alproxen 200 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Alproxen 200 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Alproxen 200 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Alproxen Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Alproxen 200 mg Tablet, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Alproxen Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Ofloxacin

Q. Is Alproxen a penicillin?
Alproxen is not a penicillin. Alproxen belongs to fluoroquinolone group of antibiotics.
Q. Is Alproxen a painkiller?
Alproxen is not a pain killer. It is a fluoroquinolone antibiotic.
Q. Is Alproxen a sulfa drug?
Alproxen is not a sulfa drug. Alproxen belongs to the group of fluoroquinolone antibiotics.
Q. Does Alproxen contain sulfa?
Alproxen does not contain sulfa. Alproxen belongs to a group of medicines called fluoroquinolone antibiotics.
Q. Does Alproxen affect birth control?
Alproxen does not affect birth control. No interactions have been seen when Alproxen is used with contraceptive pills. However, always talk to your doctor if you are asked to take any medicines when you are also taking birth control pills.
Q. Does Alproxen contain penicillin?
Alproxen does not contain penicillin. Alproxen belongs to fluoroquinolone group of antibiotics.
Q. Does Alproxen treat chlamydia?
Alproxen is active against chlamydia and can be used for treating the chlamydia infections. Please consult your doctor before taking any antibiotics for your infections.
Q. Does Alproxen expire?
Yes, Alproxen does expire. All the medicines come with an expiry date mentioned on the pack. You must check the expiry date before using any medicine.
Q. What is Alproxen used for?
Alproxen is used to treat bacterial infections of the kidneys or bladder (urinary tract), chest or lungs, male or female sex organs (genital tract) which include gonorrhea, a sexually transmitted infection that can affect both men and women, and skin and soft tissue infections.
Q. Is Alproxen a fluoroquinolone antibiotic?
Alproxen is a fluoroquinolone antibiotic and it works by killing the bacteria (bactericidal) that cause infections.
Q. Can I take Alproxen with paracetamol?
Alproxen can be taken with paracetamol. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Can I take Alproxen with ibuprofen?
Alproxen when taken with Ibuprofen, can increase the risk of some side effects. There are a few reports of seizures or fits when these ibuprofen has been taken with Alproxen. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.
Q. Is Alproxen an antibiotic?
Alproxen is an antibiotic and it belongs to the group of fluoroquinolones.
Q. Is Alproxen bacteriostatic or bactericidal?
Alproxen is bactericidal (kills bacteria) and shows antibacterial activity against wide range of both gram negative and gram positive micro-organisms.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Alproxen with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Alproxen with Tizanidine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Tizanidine: Tizonec, Tidired, Sirdalud, Tizalide
Alproxen with Rasagiline
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Rasagiline: Rasalect, Relgin, Rasipar
Alproxen with Selegiline
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Selegiline: Jumex, Selgin
Alproxen with Strontium Chloride
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Strontium Chloride: Bentoform, Strotas
Alproxen with Metamizole / Dipyrone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Metamizole / Dipyrone: Pyregin, Novalgin RC, Bral
Alproxen with Ropinirole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ropinirole: Ropiro, Ropitor, Adrole, Ropeway, Parkirop, Role
Alproxen with Pentoxifylline
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pentoxifylline: Pentovas
Alproxen with Zinc
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Zinc: Adrovit Z
Alproxen with Magaldrate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Magaldrate: Magflux
Alproxen with Nimesulide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nimesulide: Nimsun, Abinim, Nimulis, Neil, Zenee PR, Sanim, Esulide, Renex, Nimoffin, Selide, Elide, Nimby, Bitugesic, Edil, Nimejeev, Nimutek, Nimad, Nimori, Nimogin, Sulbid, Newiide, Combilid, Nimer, Tribid, Tamid, Nimirad, Nimiff, Dexnim, Esu, Nipin, Arinox, Dolonide, Nimered, Astnim, Nimic, Vernim, Nimstar, Nimtala, Nimoogesic, Nimscal, Nimulot, Nimdol, Pifnim, Bestonim, Nims, Wylid, Nimucil, Nuke, Nimula, Rinim, Nimesulide, Imulid, Finegesic, Sumelide, NSD, Nimee, Amonim, Nimsula, Karlide, Painside, Penim, Nika, Himoran, Nimy, Nimage, Limosan, Nille, G Sulide, Fanim, Bronim, Nime, Slide, Nisba, Nimugel, Nimid, Nim M, Relexulide, Nimsutech, Benim, Amulid, Caslide, Nimsmi, M Sulide, Nichem, Paindown, Nimsoh, Nimosh, Bentilide, Nimesyn, Nucid, Nimze, Nimoril, Bio Nim, Ana, Tonim, Zelid, Nimusid, Neede, Twinease, Nyci, Nobel, Nimtus, Spinn, Nimbond, Nimbus, Redynise, Denim Juicy, Pyrifen Gel, Hilid P, Myonal, Nimusol, Curenim, Biogesic, Nulide, Angip, Nisel TD, NM, Nimeson, Nimutab, Pronim, Nimodol, Nimi Rapi, Relisulide, Nimprex, Zydol, I Nid, Nimdis, Mazic, Emsulide, Nimol, Nugesic, Nimeron, Pyrimide, Nimuvin, Jumolid, Nimeka, Nimotil, Bionim, Nimstal, Arsulide, Lupisulide, Nimusen, Nimcare, Nemu, Nimd, Nimcet, Nimind CT, Ginim, Nimpus, Nalgis, Nimlodi, Nimmi, Zega, Unik Junior, Patalgin, Nimtaz, Maxiflam, Doly, Numel, Needfast, Nimrod, Pyrestat, Subid, Vylid, Milenim, Nimley, Nixia, Orange N, Nimupain, Gersulide, Nimdus, Doloflam, Knott, Neulab, Nex Kid, Nimik, Nimu, Olnim, Orthogesic, Novolid, Nimind, Robin, Tremolide, Nimi, Zynimo, Auronim, Novogesic, Nimcell, Sidlide, Nimiz, Eusel, Nimeter, Merisulide, Nmd, Oflapoon, Resinim Plus, Arthorid, Mesulid, Nimaid, Nimcee, Nimdex, Nimobid, Nimoflam, Nimowen, Nimuspa, Niq, Nimulet, Nimisan, Nimrest, Gesnim, Nex MD, Nimopin, Toli, Flenim Plus, Nexmac, Nilide, Nex, Nimus, Nuleb, Pansulide RD, Redfast, Misogesic, Aglonim, Flenim MR, Instanim, Naba P, Nemunac, Nimugee, Spanim, New Nicip, Nimo P, Nimtop, Corfen NS, Mylid, Neosaid, Vylid ID, Nimumac, Minidol, Nilup, Nimek, Nimo, Pirodol, Niltel Fast, Dolonim, Enlide, Pyrisulide, Infanim, Dynalid, Nilpain, Nimecon, Nimutec, Nipace, Resinim, Ortinims, I Nid Aio, Nimace, Nimfast, Soonil, Denim Kid, Actinim, Nimogen, Nimos, Nimular, Geeflam, Kazolid, Numed, Painulide, Nuaid, Dolide, Nimeb, Nimogem, Nimujet Bcd, Nimvista, Nisulid, Aulin, Nimlin, Nimpic, Aurolide, Nicare, Nim, Nimbet, Nimitis
Alproxen with Piribedil
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Piribedil: Trivastal L.A
Alproxen with Fosphenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fosphenytoin: Fosphen, Fosentin, Fosolin, Neofost
Alproxen with Sodium Bicarbonate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sodium Bicarbonate: Sodamax, Sobinix, Sobimed, Soda Bicarb Glycerin
Alproxen with Oxyphenbutazone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Oxyphenbutazone: Flanil, Sioril
Alproxen with Phenindione
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenindione: Dindevan
Alproxen with Cinacalcet
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Cinacalcet: Capicet, Setz, Mimcipar, Ceracal
Alproxen with Pramipexole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pramipexole: Pramipex, Prarimol SR, Prarimol, Pramirol, Mirator, Remipex, Pramitrem, Pexopram
Alproxen with Zolmitriptan
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Zolmitriptan: Zolmist
Alproxen with Magnesium Hydroxide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Magnesium Hydroxide: Mgmax
Alproxen with Warfarin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Warfarin: Sofarin, Warf, Uniwarfin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Acenocoumarol / Nicoumalone: Acethromb, Nicoz
Alproxen with Benzydamine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Benzydamine: Ready Rinse, Tantum, Mucobenz
Alproxen with Tolbutamide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Tolbutamide: Told, Rastinon
Alproxen with Sitagliptin
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Sitagliptin: Januvia, Istavel, Zita
Alproxen with Nateglinide
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Nateglinide: Natiz, Glinate, Natelide
Alproxen with Glibenclamide
MODERATE
Alproxen with Acarbose
MODERATE
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