Dexalgin tablets - Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory and potent anesthetic, prescription.
Composition and form of tablets Dexalgin
The active substance of Dexalgina isdexketoprofen - a substance having a pronounced analgesic and antipyretic action. The anti-inflammatory effect of the drug is much less pronounced.
Dexalgin is a biconvex tablet coated with a white film membrane. The preparation is produced in blisters of 10 tablets, packed in cardboard packs of 1, 3 or 5 blisters.
In one Deksalgina tablet contains 25 mg of active principle.
Indications and contraindications for the use of tablets Dexalgin
Since the anti-inflammatory effect of the drug is insignificant, Dexalgin tablets are usually used as an anesthetic for:
- Menstrual cramps;
- Tooth pain;
- Radiculitis, neuralgia, ishalgia;
- In the postoperative period;
- With acute or chronic arthritis, spondylitis, arthrosis, osteochondrosis and other inflammatory diseases of the musculoskeletal system.
The drug is contraindicated in:
- Admission of anticoagulants and disruption of blood coagulation;
- Severe renal, hepatic or heart failure;
- Gastric or intestinal ulcer;
- Bronchial asthma;
- Hemorrhagic diathesis;
- Pregnancy, breast-feeding;
- In case of individual intolerance.
The drug may cause drowsiness,Dizziness, a decrease in the rate of reactions, therefore, during the period of admission, it is not recommended to drive or engage in other activities that require high reaction rates and concentration.
In relatively rare cases with the use of Dexalgina can be observed:
- Violation of sleep;
- Lowering blood pressure.
Instructions for the use of tablets Dexalgin
Dexalgin is used for symptomaticTreatment and is not designed for long-term use, that is, more than 3-5 days. An analgesic effect is observed approximately 30 minutes after ingestion and lasts 4-6 hours.
According to the instruction, Dexalgin acceptHalf a tablet up to 6 times a day or 1 tablet up to 3 times a day. The maximum daily dose of the drug is 75 mg (3 tablets). For the elderly or patients with liver or kidney disease - 2 tablets.