Procreval 40mg Injection is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) called COX-2 inhibitors. It works by blocking the release of certain chemical messengers that are responsible pain and inflammation (redness and swelling).
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Procreval 40mg Injection 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.
No information is available on the use of Procreval 40mg Inj
ection during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Procreval 40mg Injection may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, ti
red, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Procreval 40mg Injection should be used with caution in pati
ents with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Procreval 40mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Procreval 40mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Procreval 40mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Procreval 40mg Injection is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.
Procreval belongs to class of medications called cyclo-oxygenase-2 (COX-2) inhibitors. It works by inhibiting the enzyme COX-2 that reduces the formation of chemicals called prostaglandins in the body, thereby reducing pain and inflammation.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 8th Mar 2017.