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    Oxyphenbutazone

    Information about Oxyphenbutazone

    Oxyphenbutazone uses

    Oxyphenbutazone is used in the treatment of osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, myalgia and gout.

    How oxyphenbutazone works

    Oxyphenbutazone is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). It works by blocking the release of certain chemical messengers that cause fever, pain and inflammation (redness and swelling).

    Common side effects of oxyphenbutazone

    Abdominal pain, Constipation, Diarrhoea, Epigastric pain, Flatulence, Nausea, Vomiting, Indigestion

    Available Medicine for Oxyphenbutazone

    • ₹50
      Albert David Ltd
      1 variant(s)

    Expert advice for Oxyphenbutazone

    • 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.
    • Oxyphenbutazone 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.
    • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.


    Content on this page was last updated on 26 September, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)