Infen Injection 2ml

Pain relief Rx required
OUT OF STOCK
This product cannot be returned for a refund or exchange. Mfr: Emcure Pharmaceuticals Ltd Country of Origin: NA
M.R.P.: Rs.30.35

What is INFEN?

  • INFEN contains Dexketoprofen which belongs to a group of medicines called non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs)
Therapeutic Uses
Warning & Precautions
Interactions
Directions & For Use
Side Effects
More Information

What INFEN is used for?

  • It is used to treat acute moderate to severe pain, when taking tablets is not appropriate, such as post-operative pain, renal colic (severe kidney pain) and low back pain

Talk to Doctor

Pregnancy & Breast Feeding

Children & Adolescents

Driving & Using Machines

Talk to your Doctor, if you:

  • are allergic or hypersensitive to Dexketoprofen or any of the other ingredients of this medicine
  • have or have suffered in the past from stomach or bowel bleeding or perforation
  • have chronic digestive problems (e.g. indigestion, heartburn)
  • have bowel disease with chronic inflammation (Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis)
  • have serious heart failure, moderate or serious kidney problems or serious liver problems
  • have a bleeding disorder or a blood clotting disorder
  • are severely dehydrated (have lost a lot of body fluids) due to vomiting, diarrhoea or insufficient intake of fluids
  • have high blood pressure, diabetes or high cholesterol
  • are a smoker
  • are elderly
  • suffer from very poor hydration
  • suffer from a disorder in the formation of blood and blood cells
  • have systemic lupus erythematosus or mixed connective tissue disease (immune system disorders that affect connective tissue)
  • suffer from asthma combined with chronic rhinitis, chronic sinusitis, and/or nasal polyposis
  • You must not be given this medicine during the final three months of the pregnancy or when breast-feeding
  • If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, think you may be pregnant or are planning to have a baby, ask your doctor for advice before taking this medicine
  • INFEN should not be used in children and adolescents (under age 18)
  • INFEN may slightly affect your ability to drive and handle machines, due to the possibility of dizziness or drowsiness as side effects of treatment. If you notice such effects, do not drive or use machines until the symptoms wear off

Tell your doctor if you are taking,

  • acetylsalicylic acid (aspirin), corticosteroids or other anti-inflammatory medicines
  • warfarin, heparin or other medicines (used to prevent blood clots)
  • lithium (used to treat certain mood disorders)
  • methotrexate (used for rheumatoid arthritis and cancer)
  • hydantoins and phenytoin (used for epilepsy)
  • pentoxifylline and oxpentifylline (used to treat chronic venous ulcers)
  • zidovudine (used to treat viral infections)
  • chlorpropamide and glibenclamide (used for diabetes)
  •  ciprofloxacin, levofloxacin, sulfamethoxazole (used for bacterial infections)
  • cyclosporin or tacrolimus (used to treat immune system diseases and in organ transplant)
  • streptokinase and other thrombolytic or fibrinolytic medicines (used to break-up blood clots)
  • probenecid (used in gout)
  • digoxin (used to treat chronic heart failure)
  • mifepristone (used as an abortifacient (to terminate a pregnancy)
  • INFEN must only be given by a doctor or nurse
  • It can be administered either by intramuscular or by intravenous route

Like all medicines, this medicine can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them.

Serious
Common
Uncommon
Rare
Very Rare
  • stomach/bowel effects: stomach pain, heartburn or bleeding
  • skin rash or any lesion on the mucous surfaces (e.g. the surface along the inside of the mouth)
  • fluid retention and swelling (especially in the ankles and legs), a raise in blood pressure and heart failure
  • heart attack (myocardial infarction) or stroke
  • fever, headache and stiffness of the back of the neck
  • nausea and/or vomiting
  • injection site pain, injection site reactions, e.g. inflammation, bruising or hemorrhage
  • vomiting blood
  • low blood pressure
  • fever, blurred vision
  • dizziness,sleepiness, sleep disturbances
  • headache, anemia, abdominal pain
  • constipation,digestive problems, diarrhoea
  • dry mouth, flushing
  • rash, dermatitis, itching
  • peptic ulcer, peptic ulcer haemorrhage or peptic ulcer perforation
  • high blood pressure, fainting, too slow breathing
  • inflammation of a superficial vein due to a blood clot (superficial thrombophlebitis)
  • isolated heart skip (extrasystole), fast heartbeat
  • peripheral oedema, laryngeal oedema
  • abnormal sensation, feeling feverish and shivering
  • ringing in the ears (tinnitus)
  • itchy rash, jaundice
  • menstrual disorders, prostate problems
  • increased blood sugar level (hyperglyceaemia), decreased blood sugar level (hypoglyceaemia), increased triglyceride fats concentration in blood (hypertriglyceridaemia)
  • ketone bodies in the urine (ketonuria), proteins in the urine (proteinuria)
  • liver cell injury (hepatitis)
  • acute renal failure
  • anaphylactic reaction: hypersensitive, collapse
  • ulceration of the skin, mouth, eyes and genital areas (Stevens Johnson and Lyell’s syndromes)
  • facial swelling or swelling of the lips and throat (angioedema)
  • breathlessness due to contraction of the muscles around the airways (bronchospasm), shortness of breath
  • pancreatitis
  • skin sensitivity reactions and skin oversensitivity to light
  • renal damage, reduced white blood cell count (neutropenia), reduced platelet count (thrombocytopenia)
Additional Information
Storage
[ADDITIONALINFORMATION]
  • Keep this medicine out of reach of children
  • Store at a room temperature of 15-25°C
Disclaimer:

The contents of this website are for informational purposes only and not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Please seek the advice of a physician or other qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition. Do not disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read on this website.

Copyright© 2020 Netmeds Marketplace Ltd.