Vegadol 25 mg Tablet

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Overview

Uses of Vegadol Tablet

Vegadol 25 mg Tablet is used for pain relief.

Vegadol Tablet side effects

Common
  • Flu-like symptoms
  • Indigestion
  • Peripheral edema

How to use Vegadol 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. Vegadol 25 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Vegadol Tablet works

Vegadol 25 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).

Vegadol Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Vegadol 25 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.
Lactation
No information is available on the use of Vegadol 25 mg Tablet during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
It is not known whether Vegadol 25 mg Tablet alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Vegadol 25 mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Vegadol 25 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Vegadol 25 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Vegadol 25 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Vegadol 25 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with moderate to severe liver disease.

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Expert Advice

  • It can be taken with or without food.
  • Vegadol 25 mg Tablet may cause fewer stomach problems as compared with other NSAIDs like Ibuprofen or Naproxen.
  • It can also affect kidneys or cause permanent kidney damage if taken for a long time.
  • Vegadol 25 mg Tablet can raise your risk of blood clots, heart attack, or a stroke.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Vegadol with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Vegadol

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Broken wrist needed proper medicine
Dr. Akshat Goel
Bone & Joint Specialist
Share x-ray picTake Cap Altraday twice daily and Tab Flotrip-forte thrice daily for pain relief and swelling
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Dr. Akshat Goel
Bone & Joint Specialist
Do Spinal Extension exercises" thrice daily for 15 mins each session"For pain relief another option is Tab Voveran SR100
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FAQs

Q. Is Vegadol deadly?
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.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 8th Mar 2017.
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