Medicine : Pyrodex Tab

Name:Pyrodex Tab
Manufacturer:Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
Generic Use:Piroxicam
Composition:Piroxicam(191.2 Mg)

Generic ( Piroxicam )

Typical use Of Piroxicam :Acute Gout, Acute Spasm And Spasm In Diagnostic Procedures, Ankylosing Spondylitis, Benign Gastric And Duodenal Ulceration, Duodenal Ulceration, Gout, Juvenile Chronic Arthritis, Musculoskeletal Disorders, Nausea And Vomiting (palliative Care), Osteoarthritis, Pain, Resistant Oedema, Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Mechanism of action of Piroxicam :Piroxicam Is A NSAID, Belonging To The Oxicam Group. It Inhibits Prostaglandin Synthesis, Reduces Fever By Acting On The Heat-regulating Center Of The Hypothalamus, Inhibits Platelet-aggregating Substance Thromboxane A2 And Reduces Pain Receptor Sensitivity. It Also Exerts Anti-inflammatory Effect By Lysosomal Stabilisation, Kinin And Leukotriene Production, Alteration Of Chemotactic Factors And Neutrophil Activation Inhibition.
Drug Interaction of Piroxicam :Ncreased Risk Of Hyperkalaemia When Used With ACE Inhibitors And Potassium-sparing Diuretics.
Side effects of Piroxicam :Dizziness, Headache, Palpitation, Insomnia, Confusion, VertigoX, Hearing Loss, Mood Swings, Paresthesias, Hypoglycemia.


How Piroxicam will impact on Pregnancy ?

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How Piroxicam will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

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Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Piroxicam

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