Medicine : Occuprofen (5ml)

Name:Occuprofen (5ml)
Manufacturer:Calibre Pharmaceutical Pvt Ltd
Generic Use:Flurbiprofen Sodium
Composition:Flurbiprofen Sodium(0.03% W/v)
Substitutes:occuprofen (5ml) , flubifen eye , flurbired eye

Generic ( Flurbiprofen Sodium )

Typical use Of Flurbiprofen Sodium :Adjunct In GI-disorders, Ankylosing Spondylitis, Dysmenorrhoea, Gout, Juvenile Chronic Arthritis, Mild To Moderate Pain, Musculoskeletal Disorders, Nausea And Vomiting (palliative Care), Non-steroidal Anti-inflammatory Drugs (NSAID), Osteoarthritis, Pain, Post Operative Analgesia, Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Mechanism of action of Flurbiprofen Sodium :The Anti-inflammatory Effect Of Flurbiprofen Occurs Via Reversible Inhibition Of Cyclooxygenase (COX), The Enzyme Responsible For The Conversion Of Arachidonic Acid To Prostaglandin G2 (PGG2) And PGG2 To Prostaglandin H2 (PGH2) In The Prostaglandin Synthesis Pathway. This Effectively Decreases The Concentration Of Prostaglandins Involved In Inflammation, Pain, Swelling And Fever. Flurbiprofen Is A Non-selective COX Inhibitor And Inhibits The Activity Of Both COX-1 And 2.
Drug Interaction of Flurbiprofen Sodium :Flurbiprofen Is Known To Interact With Other Drugs Like Alcohol, Aspirin, Atenolol, Cyclosporin A, Frusemide Or Furosemide, Methotrexate, Phenylbutazone, Phenytoin (Na), Torasemide, Zidovudine. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Flurbiprofen Sodium :Hemorrhage, Peptic Ulceration, Perforation, Dizziness, Tinnitus, GI Reactions, Blurred Vision, Peripheral Edema, Deafness, Cutaneous Vasculitis, Epidermal Necrosis, Exfoliative Dermatitis, Lichinoid Eruptions.


How Flurbiprofen Sodium will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown Risk To Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Flurbiprofen Sodium will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Contraindicated: The Drug Should Not Be Used By Breastfeeding Women, As Evidences From Studies Have Shown That There Is A High Risk Of Causing Significant Damage To Infants.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Flurbiprofen Sodium

No Studies Found