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Ark 100mg Tablet SR

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Composition for Ark 100mg Tablet SR

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Primary uses of Ark 100mg Tablet SR

Musculo-skeletal pain, Rheumatic pain, Pain relief
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₹5.2/Tablet SR
10 tablet sr in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Ark Tablet SR

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Uses of Ark Tablet SR

Ark 100mg Tablet SR is used for musculo-skeletal pain, rheumatic pain, pain relief, mouth sores, eye pain and allergic conjunctivitis. It relieves pain in conditions like headache, mild migraine, muscle pain, dental pain, rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, osteoarthritis, or painful menses.
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Ark Tablet SR side effects

Common

Vomiting, Stomach pain / epigastric pain, Nausea, Heartburn, Loss of appetite.

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How to use Ark Tablet SR

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. Ark 100mg Tablet SR is to be taken with food.

How Ark Tablet SR works

Ark 100mg Tablet SR 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 Ark Tablet SR

Expert advice for Ark Tablet SR

  • 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.
  • Ark 100mg Tablet SR 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.
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Ark Tablet SR related warnings
Special precautions for Ark Tablet SR
Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking diclofenac with alcohol can increase your risk of stomach bleeding.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Ark 100mg Tablet SR 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.
Lactation
Ark 100mg Tablet SR is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Ark 100mg Tablet SR may cause headaches, blurred vision, dizziness or drowsiness in some patients. This may affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Ark 100mg Tablet SR should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Ark 100mg Tablet SR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Ark 100mg Tablet SR should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Ark 100mg Tablet SR 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.

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Frequently asked questions about Ark Tablet SR

Frequently asked questions about Diclofenac

Q. Is diclofenac topical a blood thinner / controlled substance?
Diclofenac is a pain relieving medication and it does not significantly affect the function of platelets in blood; hence it is not a blood thinner. It is not a controlled substance as it does not have the potential for abuse or addiction.
Yes, Ark can be taken with vitamins. No drug-drug interactions or any harmful effects have been reported when they are used together.
No, Ark is not approved for the treatment of hepatitis. Hepatitis is a condition where the liver is inflamed. Ark can, in fact, cause harm to the liver as a side effect.
Yes, Ark 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. Ark can be used to treat the pain that may occur after the operation.
Yes, Ark 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 take Ark along with misoprostol?
Yes. It can be taken together. Misoprostol protects the stomach from irritating gastric effects of Ark. 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 Ark while I am on thyroxine?
Yes, Ark can be taken with thyroxine. No drug-drug interactions or any harmful effects have been reported when they are used together.
Q. Can I use Ark with diuretics?
No, Ark should not be used with diuretics. Ark reduces the natriuretic effect of furosemide and thiazides diuretics in some patients. This response has been attributed to inhibition of renal prostaglandin synthesis.
No, Ark is not a narcotic. Narcotics are drugs with sleep inducing properties, usual derivatives of Opium like Heroin and Morphine.
Q. Can Ark be used along with warfarin?
No. Using Ark 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.
Ark 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. Ark 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.
Yes, Ark has been found to be effective to reduce back pain. Ark 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.
Since Ark 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.
Yes, Ark 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 Ark 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.
Ark 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.
Ark can be used to treat the pain associated with urinary tract infection (UTI) but for complete treatment, a course of antibiotics will be required.
Ark is not known to cause sedation. There have been rare, an isolated case report of sedation with the drug.
Yes,Ark can be used to relieve the pain due to kidney stones. However, there is also a risk of kidney damage with Ark as its side effect. It is advised not to take Ark for a prolonged time for this condition without adequate monitoring.
Q. Can I use Ark with mifepristone?
These drugs should not be used together as the effect of mifepristone may be lowered by Ark. Mifepristone is used for medical abortion.
Q. Can I use Ark with lithium?
No.These drugs should not be used together as Ark increases the blood levels of lithium which may further increase the side effects.
Yes. Ark can sometime cause reversible infertility. Ark 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.

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Taking Ark with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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Medicines with composition Oxyphenbutazone: Sioril
Ark with Benzydamine
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Medicines with composition Benzydamine: Tantum, Mucobenz, B Mine, Garbenz, Coolora, Uvdyne, Biqol, Edel, Bzynice, Oralixir
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Medicines with composition Metamizole / Dipyrone: Novalgin RC, Bral, Andep, Novalgin, Analgin, Divi A
Ark with Nimesulide
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