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GenRx Piroxicam Dispersible Tablets

Generic Name: Piroxicam
Product Name: GenRx Piroxicam Dispersible Tablets

Indication

Piroxicam is used to relieve pain and inflammation in the following conditions:

Action

Piroxicam is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). NSAIDs relieve pain and inflammation by inhibiting the synthesis of prostaglandins, which have an important involvement in the production of inflammation, pain and fever in the body.

Dose advice

  • The recommended initial dose is 10 mg once a day.
  • The usual dose range is 10-20 mg once a day
  • Doses greater than 20 mg a day carry an increased risk of adverse effects and are not recommended.

Schedule

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Common side effects

Uncommon side effects

For further information talk to your doctor.

Dates

Posted On: 22 July, 2003
Modified On: 31 January, 2016

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