Loxcam 8mg Tablet

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Akesiss Pharma Pvt Ltd

Composition for Loxcam 8mg Tablet

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

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Uses of Loxcam Tablet

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Side effects of Loxcam Tablet

Common

Nausea, Vomiting, Epigastric pain, Indigestion, Abdominal pain, Constipation, Flatulence, Diarrhoea.

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How to use Loxcam 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. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Loxcam 8mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Loxcam Tablet works

Loxcam 8mg tablet 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).

In Depth Information on Loxcam Tablet

Expert advice for Loxcam Tablet

  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
  • 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.
  • Loxcam 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.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Loxcam 8mg Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Loxcam 8mg Tablet 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.
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Lactation
No information is available on the use of Loxcam 8mg Tablet
during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
Loxcam 8mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or
decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
Loxcam 8mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with k
idney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Loxcam 8mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Loxcam 8mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients wi
th liver disease. Dose adjustment of Loxcam 8mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Neemact 100mg Tablet MD, Nimlin MD 100mg Tablet, ANALGIN 500MG TABLET, Nyci 100mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Lornoxicam, 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.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Loxcam 8mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Lornoxicam

Q. Lornoxicam is used for?
Lornoxicam is used to treat moderate pain (such as pain after dental surgery), pain associated with acute sciatica and symptomatic treatment of pain and inflammation in osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis
Q. What is lornoxicam and paracetamol?
Lornoxicam and Paracetamol both belong to a group of medications called non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs. However, both acts through different mechanism and used for different indications.

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