FAQs ABOUT DEFENAC INJECTION
Q: What is DEFENAC INJECTION used for?
A: DEFENAC INJECTION is used to treat various painful conditions such as flare-ups of joint or back pain, gout attacks, pain caused by kidney stones or due to injuries, fractures or trauma. DEFENAC INJECTION is also used to prevent or treat pain following an operation.
Q: What common side effects are seen with DEFENAC INJECTION?
A: The common side effects of receiving DEFENAC INJECTION are nausea and discomfort, pain, redness or lumps at the site of injection. Inform your doctor if any of the side effect gets worse during or after treatment with DEFENAC INJECTION.
Q: Can DEFENAC INJECTION be used in breast-feeding women?
A: DEFENAC INJECTION should be used in breastfeeding women only if clearly advised by your doctor. Consult your doctor before receiving DEFENAC INJECTION if you are breast-feeding your child or wish to breast-feed if your baby is born prematurely.
Q: Can DEFENAC INJECTION be used in elderly patients?
A: DEFENAC INJECTION should be used with caution in elderly patients. Your doctor may initiate the treatment with the lowest effective dose. Consult your doctor for advice before receiving DEFENAC INJECTION.
Q: Is DEFENAC INJECTION safe to use in patients with liver problems?
A: DEFENAC INJECTION is not recommended for use in patients with liver failure. It should be used with caution in patients with liver problems and your doctor may monitor your liver function test during treatment with this medicine. Consult your doctor for advice before receiving DEFENAC INJECTION.