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. Vegadol 12.5 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Vegadol 12.5 mg Tablet 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
Vegadol 12.5 mg Tablet 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 Vegadol 12.5 mg Tablet during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
It is not known whether Vegadol 12.5 mg Tablet alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
There is limited information available on the use of Vegadol 12.5 mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor. Use of Vegadol 12.5 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Vegadol 12.5 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Vegadol 12.5 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor. Use of Vegadol 12.5 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with moderate to severe liver disease.
Vegadol is relatively safe if used as prescribed. In case of any side-effects, please consult your doctor
Q. Is Vegadol a narcotic?
No, Vegadol is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs)
Q. How does Vegadol work?
Vegadol belongs to a group of medicines called COX-2 selective nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). It works by inhibiting certain chemical called prostaglandin which is responsible for pain and inflammation.