Medicine Overview of Antiflame Injection
Antiflame Injection is used for pain relief
. It relieves pain in conditions like headache, mild migraine, muscle pain, dental pain, rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, osteoarthritis, or painful menses.
Abdominal pain, Constipation, Diarrhoea, Epigastric pain, Flatulence, Nausea, Vomiting, Indigestion.
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
Antiflame Injection is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). It works by suppressing the production of chemical messengers (prostaglandins) that cause inflammation (redness and swelling), fever and pain.
In Depth Information on Antiflame Injection
It should be taken with food or milk to avoid getting an upset stomach.
- It can cause serious complications like stomach bleeding and kidney problems if taken for a long time.
Antiflame can raise a risk of blood clots, heart attack, or a stroke.
- Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
- Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
Antiflame Injection related warnings
Taking diclofenac with alcohol can increase your risk of stomach bleeding.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Antiflame Injection is unsafe to use during pregnancy.
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
Antiflame Injection is probably safe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Antiflame Injection may cause headaches, blurred vision, dizziness or drowsiness in some patients. This may affect your ability to drive.
Antiflame Injection should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Antiflame Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Antiflame Injection should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Antiflame Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Regular monitoring of liver function tests is recommended in patients with liver disease if this medicine is to be taken for a long time.
Frequently asked questions about Antiflame Injection
Q. Can Antiflame be used along with warfarin?
No. Using Antiflame together with warfarin can increase the risk of serious bleeding from the stomach (Higher than users of either drug alone). Inform your doctor before starting these medications.
Yes. Antiflame is a pain killer. In fact, it belongs to the class of drugs called non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). It is commonly used for the treatment of pain in osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis and spondylitis.
No, Antiflame is not a narcotic. Narcotics are drugs with sleep inducing properties, usual derivatives of Opium like Heroin and Morphine.
Yes, Antiflame can be taken with vitamins. No drug-drug interactions or any harmful effects have been reported when they are used together.
No, Antiflame is not approved for the treatment of hepatitis. Hepatitis is a condition where the liver is inflamed. Antiflame can, in fact, cause harm to the liver as a side effect.
Yes, Antiflame is a pain killer. C-section is the short name for Cesarean Section which is an operative procedure to deliver the baby through the mother's abdomen and uterus. Antiflame can be used to treat the pain that may occur after the operation.
Q. Can I take Antiflame along with misoprostol?
Yes. It can be taken together. Misoprostol protects the stomach from irritating gastric effects of Antiflame. The combination of medication is used to treat arthritis in patients at high risk of getting stomach/intestinal ulcers and complications from the ulcers (such as bleeding).
Q. Can I take Antiflame while I am on thyroxine?
Yes, Antiflame can be taken with thyroxine. No drug-drug interactions or any harmful effects have been reported when they are used together.
Since Antiflame has been shown to have blood thinning effects, it can increase the risk of bleeding. Therefore, it is stopped before surgery to prevent excessive loss of blood.
Antiflame should not be used if there is an allergic reaction (hypersensitivity) to it, or other pain killers, active ulcer in the stomach, bleeding from the stomach, history of severe heart failure, liver failure, kidney failure and or heart attack.
Yes. Antiflame can sometime cause reversible infertility. Antiflame by its mechanism of action, may delay or prevent rupture of ovarian follicles, which has been associated with reversible infertility in some women. Consult your doctor before starting this medication.
Antiflame can cause damage to the lining cells of the stomach by several mechanisms, including the irritant effect on the cells, breaking of the protective barrier properties of lining cells, suppression of prostaglandin production of the stomach, reduction of stomach mucosal blood flow and interference with the repair of superficial injury of the stomach lining.
Some patients with asthma are hypersensitive to non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAID) like aspirin which can lead to acute attacks of asthma. Consult your doctor before starting this medication.
Yes, Antiflame has been found to be effective to reduce back pain. Antiflame is a pain killer that belongs to the NSAIDs (Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory) class. Other NSAIDs have also been found to be useful in back pain eg. Ibuprofen and Naproxen.
Yes, Antiflame can reduce fever. However, commonly used to reduce the pain, particularly that which is seen with Osteoarthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis and Ankylosing spondylitis.
Sore throat is mostly caused by bacteria so antibiotics are given to treat a sore throat whereas Antiflame is a pain killer so it can be given in cases of throat pain associated with it but only under the prescription of a doctor.
Antiflame can be used to treat the pain associated with urinary tract infection (UTI) but for complete treatment, a course of antibiotics will be required.
Antiflame is not known to cause sedation. There have been rare, an isolated case report of sedation with the drug.
Yes,Antiflame can be used to relieve the pain due to kidney stones. However, there is also a risk of kidney damage with Antiflame as its side effect. It is advised not to take Antiflame for a prolonged time for this condition without adequate monitoring.
Yes, Antiflame is commonly used for the treatment of pain in osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, and spondylitis.It belongs to the class of drugs called non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). .
Q. Can I use Antiflame with diuretics?
No, Antiflame should not be used with diuretics. Antiflame reduces the natriuretic effect of furosemide and thiazides diuretics in some patients. This response has been attributed to inhibition of renal prostaglandin synthesis.
Q. Can I use Antiflame with mifepristone?
These drugs should not be used together as the effect of mifepristone may be lowered by Antiflame. Mifepristone is used for medical abortion.
Q. Can I use Antiflame with lithium?
No.These drugs should not be used together as Antiflame increases the blood levels of lithium which may further increase the side effects.
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Taking Antiflame with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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