LRN Injection 2ml

Pain relief Rx required
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Mfr: Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd Country of Origin: NA
M.R.P.: Rs.56.43

What is LRN?

  • LRN contains Lornoxicam, which is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) and antirheumatic drug
Therapeutic Uses
Warning & Precautions
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Directions & For Use
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What LRN is used for?

  • It is used for short term treatment of acute mild to moderate pain and symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis (pain and inflammation of joints)

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Pregnancy & Breast Feeding

Children & Adolescents

Driving & Using Machines

Talk to your Doctor, if you:

  • are allergic to any of the ingredients of this medicine
  • suffer from thrombocytopenia (low blood platelet count which increases risk of bleeding or bruising)
  • have severe heart failure
  • have gastrointestinal bleeding, rupture and bleeding of a blood vessel in the brain or other bleeding disorders
  • suffer from an active peptic ulcer or have a history of recurrent peptic ulcer
  • have severe liver or kidney impairment
  • have a history of high blood pressure
  • have ulcerative colitis or Crohn’s disease
  • have a history of asthma
  • have SLE (lupus erythematosus)
  • are elderly
  • had a stroke
  • have diabetes or high cholesterol
  • During the first 6 months of pregnancy treatment with this medicine is not recommended, you must not take this medicine during the last three months of your pregnancy
  • If you are breastfeeding treatment with this medicine is not recommended
  • If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, think you may be pregnant or are planning to have a baby, ask your doctor for advice before giving this medicine
  • It is not recommended for children and adolescents below 18 years old
  • Avoid driving or using machines if you fell dizziness or sleepiness while giving this medicine

Tell your doctor if you are taking,

  • cimetidine (used in the treatment of heartburn and peptic ulcers)
  • anticoagulants, such as heparin or phenprocoumon (used to prevent the formation of blood clots)
  • corticosteroids
  • methotrexate (used in treatment of cancer)
  • lithium (used to treat psychosis)
  • immunosuppressive agents, such as cyclosporine or tacrolimus
  • heart medicines such as digoxin, ACE inhibitors, beta-adrenergic blockers
  • diuretics
  • quinolone antibiotics
  • anti-platelet agents (used to prevent heart attacks and strokes)
  • selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (used to treat depression)
  • sulphonylureas such as glibenclamide (used in the management of diabetes)
  • inducers and inhibitors of CYP2C9-isoenzymes such as the antibiotic rifampicin or the antifungal medicine fluconazole
  • angiotensin II receptor blocker (used to treat high blood pressure)
  • pemetrexed (used to treat some forms of lung cancer)

Directions for use

  • LRN is given only by the doctor or nurse
  • It is given intramuscular (IM) or intravenous (IV)

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

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  • peptic ulcer
  • perforation or gastrointestinal bleeding
  • mild, passing headache and dizziness
  • nausea, abdominal pain, upset stomach, diarrhoea and vomiting
  • inability to sleep, depression
  • eye discharges (conjunctivitis)
  • feeling dizzy, ringing in the ears (tinnitus)
  • irregular heartbeat, rapid heart rate, feeling blushed
  • constipation, excessive wind (flatulence), belching, dry mouth, gastritis, peptic ulcer, upper abdominal pain, duodenal ulcer, mouth ulcers
  • rash, itching, increased sweating, redness of the skin (erythema), angioedema (rapid swelling of the deeper layers of skin, usually of the face), hives (urticaria), oedema, stuffy nose as a result of an allergy (rhinitis)
  • arthralgia (pain in the joints)
  • sore throat
  • anaemia, reduction in the blood cell count, weakness
  • hypersensitivity, anaphylactoid reaction and anaphylaxis (organism reaction characterized usually by face swelling, flushing, difficulties breathing and lightheadedness)
  • confusion, nervousness, agitation, feeling sleepy (somnolence), paraesthesia (tingling sensations), abnormal sense of taste, tremor, migraine, visual disturbances
  • elevated blood pressure, hot flush
  • bleeding, haematoma (bruising), prolonged bleeding time
  • difficulty in breathing (dyspnoea), cough, bronchospasm
  • vomiting of blood, gastrointestinal bleeding, black tarry stools
  • inflammation in the mouth, oesophagitis (inflammation of the gullet), gastro-oesophageal reflux, difficulty in swallowing, aphthous stomatitis (ulcers), inflammation of the tongue
  • abnormal liver function
  • skin problems, such as eczema, rash
  • bone pain, muscle cramp and pain
  • urinary problems, such as the need to wake up and urinate during the night (nocturnia) or an increase in the levels of urea and creatinine in the blood
  • liver damage, hepatitis (inflammation of the liver), jaundice, cholestasis (interrupted flow of bile from the liver)
  • bruising, oedema, severe skin disorder (Stevens-Johnson syndrome, Toxic epidermal necrolysis)
  • aseptic meningitis
Additional Information
Storage
[ADDITIONALINFORMATION]
  • Keep this medicine out of reach of children
  • Store at room temperature (15-25°C)
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