DOLONEX 5MG GEL

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Pfizer Ltd

Composition for DOLONEX 5MG GEL

Primarily used for

Musculo-Skeletal Pain, dental pain, post operative pain
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Pregnancy
79.75
15 GM in 1 tube
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Substitutes for DOLONEX

No substitutes found for this medicine

Medicine Overview of DOLONEX GEL

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Uses of DOLONEX GEL

Dolonex 5mg gel is used in musculo-skeletal pain, dental pain and post operative pain.
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How to use DOLONEX GEL

Use this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Apply it on the affected area and allow it to stay before spitting or rinsing.

How DOLONEX GEL works

Dolonex 5mg gel is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). It works by blocking the release of prostaglandin, that causes allergy symptoms and inflammation (swelling and redness).

In Depth Information on DOLONEX GEL

Expert advice for DOLONEX GEL

  • Life threatening skin reaction can occur with the use of piroxicam topical. Consult a doctor if you have any signs of allergic reactions.
  • Avoid prolonged exposure to sunlight. Piroxicam topical may increase the sensitivity of the skin to sunlight.
  • Use a sunscreen and wear protective clothing when exposure to the sun is unavoidable.
  • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
  • It should not take if patient is 
  • allergic to piroxicam, aspirin and other nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs or any of its ingredients.
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Warnings
Special precautions for DOLONEX 5MG GEL
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Alcohol
No interaction found
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Dolonex 5mg gel 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.
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Lactation
SAFE
Dolonex 5mg gel is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Kidney
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for DOLONEX 5MG GEL

Frequently asked questions for Piroxicam Topical

Q. Is piroxicam/ Dolonex/ Dolonex DT a pain killer?
Dolonex and Dolonex DT are brand names of piroxicam. Piroxicam topical is used to relieve pain and reduce swelling of the joints
Q. Is piroxicam the same as ibuprofen?
Piroxicam and ibuprofen, both are non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAID). They are similar in action but are not identical. Piroxicam topical is generally used to relieve pain and reduce swelling affecting joints
Q. Does piroxicam topical contain aspirin/ acetaminophen/ibuprofen?
No, it does not contain aspirin/acetaminophen/ibuprofen.

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