FAQs ABOUT DOLOXICAM TABLET
What are the uses of DOLOXICAM TABLET?
DOLOXICAM TABLET helps to reduce pain and swelling affecting the joints. It is also used to relieve the symptoms caused by osteoarthritis (joint disease), rheumatoid arthritis, and ankylosing spondylitis (rheumatism of the spine), such as swelling, stiffness, and joint pain.
How does DOLOXICAM TABLET work?
DOLOXICAM TABLET exerts its anti-inflammatory actions by inhibiting the enzyme cyclooxygenase-1, thereby blocking the release of prostaglandins (a substance produced during injury and inflammation that causes pain and swelling) and other chemical mediators that cause pain and swelling.
Can DOLOXICAM TABLET be used in patients with heart problems?
DOLOXICAM TABLET is not recommended for use in severe heart failure. It should be used with caution in patients with high blood pressure and other heart problems. Consult your doctor for advice.
Can DOLOXICAM TABLET be used by a pregnant woman?
DOLOXICAM TABLET is not recommended for use in pregnant women, especially during the last three months of pregnancy. Consult your doctor for advice before taking [GBNKEYEORD].
Does DOLOXICAM TABLET cause nausea or vomiting?
Yes, it may cause nausea or vomiting in some patients. Take this medicine with meals or just after meals. Stick to simple meals. Try to avoid oil-rich or spicy foods, sugary snacks, and drinks. Try to drink liquids slowly along with your meals or in between meals. Consult your doctor if your symptom is not improving.