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Melwin 15 mg Tablet

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Overview

Introduction of Melwin Tablet

Melwin 15 mg Tablet is a pain relieving medicine. It effectively alleviates pain and inflammation in conditions like rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis.

Uses of Melwin Tablet

Melwin Tablet side effects

Common
  • Vomiting
  • Stomach pain
  • Nausea
  • Indigestion
  • Diarrhea

How to use Melwin 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. Melwin 15 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Melwin Tablet works

Melwin 15 mg 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).

Melwin Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
UNSAFE
It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Melwin 15 mg Tablet
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Melwin 15 mg Tablet 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.
Lactation
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Melwin 15 mg Tablet 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 Melwin 15 mg Tablet alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Kidney
CAUTION
Melwin 15 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Melwin 15 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Limited information is available on the use of Melwin 15 mg Tablet in these patients. No dose adjustment is recommended in patients with mild to moderate liver disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Melwin 15 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Melwin 15 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Melwin Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Melwin 15 mg Tablet, 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

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Expert Advice

  • 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.
  • Melwin 15 mg Tablet 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.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Melwin 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
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Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Melwin

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FAQs

Q. Is Melwin a steroid, NSAID, opiate, muscle relaxer, or a pain-reliever?

Melwin 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 Melwin safe?

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

Q. Is Melwin addictive?

No. Melwin is not addictive

Q. Can I take Melwin for backache, toothache, menstrual cramps, gout, tendonitis, migraine, sciatica or sore throat?

Melwin 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 Melwin cause weight-gain, drowsiness, tiredness, thinning of blood, or headaches?

Melwin 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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