Medicine Overview of Melflam Tablet
Side effects of Melflam Tablet
Abdominal pain, Constipation, Diarrhoea, Flatulence, Nausea, Vomiting, Indigestion, Epigastric pain.
How to use Melflam 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 Melflam 15mg Tablet at a fixed time.
How Melflam Tablet works
Melflam 15mg 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 Melflam Tablet
Expert advice for Melflam 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.
- Melflam 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.
Special precautions for Melflam 15mg Tablet
Taking meloxicam with alcohol can increase your risk of stomach bleeding.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Melflam 15mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
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....
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.
Melflam 15mg Tablet should be used with caution during lacta+more
tion. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body....
It is not known whether Melflam 15mg Tablet alters the abili+more
ty to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react....
Melflam 15mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use in patients with kidney disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.+more
No dose adjustment is needed for patients with the mild to moderate renal disease. Not advisable in patients with the severe renal disease....
No dose adjustment is needed for patients with the mild to moderate renal disease. Not advisable in patients with the severe renal disease.
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Twinease 200mg Tablet, Nyci 100mg Tablet, Niq 200mg Tablet DT, Hilid P Suspension
If you miss a dose of Meloxicam, 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.
Frequently asked questions for Melflam 15mg Tablet
Frequently asked questions for Meloxicam
Melflam 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
Yes. Melflam is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side-effects, consult your doctor
No. Melflam is not addictive
Q. Can I take Melflam for backache, toothache, menstrual cramps, gout, tendonitis, migraine, sciatica or sore throat?
Melflam 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
Melflam 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.
Substitutes for Melflam Tablet
M Cam 15mg Tablet
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Artaz 15mg Tablet
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Movac 15mg Tablet
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Mel OD 15mg Tablet
Rafree 15mg Tablet
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