Pirox Gel 30gm

Pain relief Rx required

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MRP ₹67.50
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INTRODUCTION

PIROX GEL contains Piroxicam which is one of the group of medicines called non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs. It will help to relieve the pain and reduce swelling that affecting the joints and muscles when rubbed into the skin over the affected area. It is used to treat the rheumatism, sprains, strains and mild osteoarthritis of joints (knees, wrists, ankles etc).

Always use this medicine as directed by physician. To apply this gel onto the skin affected area do rub the gel into the skin until the gel disappears. It is for external use only. It is not recommended for the use in children and adolescents under 12 years. It should be used with caution in the pregnant or breastfeeding women. Consult your doctor before using this medicine. Tell your doctor if you are using or used or might use any other medicines. The side effects include allergic reactions such as itching, rash, swelling of the skin.

USES OF PIROX GEL

  • Treat rheumatism, sprains, strains and mild osteoarthritis of joints (knees, wrists, ankles etc)

HOW PIROX GEL WORKS

It works by preventing the production of some natural chemicals in your body which cause pain and inflammation.

DIRECTIONS FOR USE

Always use PIROX GEL exactly as prescribed by your doctor. To apply this gel onto the skin affected area do rub the gel into the skin until the gel disappears. It is for external use only.

SIDE EFFECTS OF PIROX GEL

SERIOUS

  • redness and itching of the skin
  • wheeziness, difficulty breathing or tightness in chest
  • swelling of the eyelids, face or lips
  • life-threatening skin reactions (progressive skin rash with blisters or mucosal lesions)

HOW TO MANAGE SIDE EFFECTS

Skin itching:

Avoid bath in hot water because hot water can irritate the skin. Moisturizers can be used regular basis to soothe and hydrate the affected area.

WARNING & PRECAUTIONS

PREGNANCY

PIROX GEL should be used with caution in pregnant women. Consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

BREASTFEEDING

PIROX GEL is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless necessary. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.

ALLERGY

Do not take if you are allergic to this medicine.

INTERACTIONS

Talk to your doctor if you are using or might use any other medicines.

SYNOPSIS

Drug :   Piroxicam
Pharmacological Category :   Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs
Therapeutic Indication :   Pain or inflammation on the muscles or joints
Dosage Forms :   Tablet, Capsule, Gel, Injection

MORE INFORMATION

Store below 20-25°C and keep out of reach of children.

FAQs ABOUT PIROX GEL

Can PIROX GEL be used in pregnant women?

No. PIROX GEL should be used with caution in pregnant women. Consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

Is PIROX GEL a painkiller?

PIROX GEL is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) which is used to treat pain or inflammation caused by osteoarthritis or rheumatoid arthritis.

REFERENCES

1. R N Brogden, R C Heel, T M Speight, G S Avery; Piroxicam: a review of its pharmacological properties and therapeutic efficacy; [Revised on Sep 1981] [Accessed 30 Jan 2021] https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/7021122/

2. K.D.Tripathi, Essentials of medical pharmacology, AUTACOIDS AND RELATED DRUGS, Chapter 14 NSAIDs AND ANTIPYRETIC-ANALGESICS, 7th edition 2013, Page – 201, 202.

3. Tiofarma B.V.; Electronic Medicines Compendium (EMC); [Revised on July 2019] [Accessed 01 Feb 2021] https://www.medicines.org.uk/emc/files/pil.5047.pdf

4. Pfizer Ltd, Feldene products [Revised on 1995] [Accessed 30 Jan 2021] http://mcs.open.ac.uk/nlg/old_projects/pills/corpus/PIL/data/Pfizer/Feldene_Gel/Feldene_Gel.html

PRODUCT DETAILS

    Net Qty
    1 N
    Item Weight
    40 g
    Ingredient
    PIROXICAM 0.5 %
    Hsn Code
    30049066
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Pirox Gel 30gm

Pirox Gel 30gm Mkt: Cipla Ltd (Generics)

M.R.P.: Rs.67.50
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