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Ecwin 10mg Capsule

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

Introduction

Ecwin 10mg Capsule is a pain relieving medicine. It is used for treatment of pain and inflammation in conditions like osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, and juvenile rheumatoid arthritis. It provides relief from pain, swelling, and redness.

Ecwin 10mg Capsule can be taken with or without food. The dose and duration will depend on what you are taking it for and how well it helps your symptoms. You should keep taking the medicine even if you feel better until the doctor says it is alright to stop using it.

The most common side effects of this medicine include mild headache and dizziness, nausea, abdominal pain, upset stomach, diarrhea, and vomiting. If any of these side effects persist or get worse, you should let your doctor know. Your doctor may be able to suggest ways of preventing or reducing the symptoms.

Before using it, you should let your doctor know if you have a history of stomach ulcers, heart diseases, high blood pressure, and liver or kidney disease. Let your doctor also know about all the other medicines you are taking because they may affect, or be affected by, this medicine. Pregnant and breastfeeding mothers should consult their doctors before using the medicine.

Uses of Ecwin Capsule

Side effects of Ecwin Capsule

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 Ecwin

  • Vomiting
  • Stomach pain
  • Nausea
  • Indigestion
  • Diarrhea

How to use Ecwin Capsule

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Do not chew, crush or break it. Ecwin 10mg Capsule may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Ecwin Capsule works

Ecwin 10mg Capsule is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). It works by blocking the release of certain chemical messengers that are responsible for inflammation (pain and swelling).

Safety Advice

Alcohol
UNSAFE
It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Ecwin 10mg Capsule.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Ecwin 10mg Capsule 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
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Ecwin 10mg Capsule is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby.
Driving
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether Ecwin 10mg Capsule alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Kidney
CAUTION
Ecwin 10mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Ecwin 10mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Limited information is available on the use of Ecwin 10mg Capsule in these patients. No dose adjustment is recommended in patients with mild to moderate liver disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Ecwin 10mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Ecwin 10mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you forget to take Ecwin Capsule?

If you miss a dose of Ecwin 10mg Capsule, 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.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
No alternate brands found for this medicine

Quick Tips

  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
  • It can cause serious complications like stomach bleeding and kidney problems if taken for a long time.
  • Ecwin 10mg Capsule can raise your risk of blood clots, heart attack, or a stroke.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.

Fact Box

Chemical Class
Benzothiazine and Thiazole Derivative
Habit Forming
No

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Ecwin with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Nimsun, Abinim, Nimulis
LIFE-THREATENING
Brand(s): Oxy Triactin, Sioril
LIFE-THREATENING
Brand(s): Pyregin, Alpagin, Novalgin RC
LIFE-THREATENING

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FAQs

Q. Is Ecwin 10mg Capsule a steroid, NSAID, opiate, muscle relaxer, or a pain-reliever?

Ecwin 10mg Capsule is not a steroid, opiate, or a muscle relaxing agent. It is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory (NSAID) drug and pain killer used to relieve pain and inflammation

Q. Is Ecwin 10mg Capsule safe?

Yes. Ecwin 10mg Capsule is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side-effects, consult your doctor

Q. Is Ecwin 10mg Capsule addictive?

No. Ecwin 10mg Capsule is not addictive

Q. Can I take Ecwin 10mg Capsule for backache, toothache, menstrual cramps, gout, tendonitis, migraine, sciatica or sore throat?

Ecwin 10mg Capsule is indicated for the treatment of backache, tendonitis, sciatica, menstrual cramps toothache and gout. It is not indicated for the treatment of sore throat

Q. Can I take meloxicam with Xanax, Vicodin, Percocet, Aleve, Advil, Flexeril, Norco, tramadol or aspirin?

Meloxicam should not be taken with aspirin as it may cause gastrointestinal bleeding. It may be taken with Xanax, Vicodin, Percocet, Aleve, Advil, Flexeril, Norco, or tramadol if prescribed by your doctor

Q. Does Ecwin 10mg Capsule cause weight-gain, drowsiness, tiredness, thinning of blood, or headaches?

Ecwin 10mg Capsule may cause headaches, drowsiness, and weight gain and can prevent formation of clot in blood. It is not expected to cause tiredness. If you notice any such symptoms, please consult your doctor.

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