TODOLINA 400mg Tablet 10's

Pain relief Rx required
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INTRODUCTION

TODOLINA 400MG TABLET contains Etodolac which belongs to the group of medicines called Non-steroidal Anti-inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs). TODOLINA 400MG TABLET is used in adults for acute pain management, for relieving pain, stiffness and reducing inflammation associated with conditions such as osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis.

Rheumatoid arthritis is a chronic condition affecting hands, feet and wrists joints and causing pain, swelling and stiffness of joints. Osteoarthritis is a progressive bone disorder affecting joints and causing pain and joint stiffness.

During long term treatment with TODOLINA 400MG TABLET, your doctor might order some investigations such as complete hemogram, liver function tests, kidney function tests to ensure better treatment outcomes.

Avoid consuming alcohol and smoking while taking TODOLINA 400MG TABLET as it may increase the risk of stomach ulcers and bleeding.

TODOLINA 400MG TABLET is not recommended for use in patients who experienced allergic reaction, gastrointestinal bleeding, perforation after taking any other NSAID’s such as ibuprofen, aspirin, suffering from stomach ulcers, stomach bleeding or perforation, severe heart failure, liver failure, kidney failure or those who are in setting of coronary artery bypass graft surgery. Consult your doctor before taking.

TODOLINA 400MG TABLET should be used with caution in patients suffering from high blood pressure, heart disorders (such as myocardial infarction, stroke), patients at risk of developing ulcerative colitis, Crohn’s disease, pre-existing kidney disease, asthma, blood disorders, diabetes, high cholesterol, mixed connective tissue disorder such as lupus and fluid retention (swelling of legs, ankles, feet).

TODOLINA 400MG TABLET is not recommended for use in pregnant and breastfeeding women unless clearly necessary, therefore, consult your doctor before taking.

TODOLINA 400MG TABLET is not recommended for use in children and adolescents less than 18 years of age as its safety and effectiveness is not yet established.

The most common side effects after taking TODOLINA 400MG TABLET are abdominal pain, diarrhoea, dyspepsia, flatulence, bloating, vomiting. Consult your doctor immediately in case any of the side effects worsens or you experience allergic reaction after taking TODOLINA 400MG TABLET.

USES OF TODOLINA 400MG TABLET

  • Used to relieve pain and inflammation in patients with rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis

HOW TODOLINA 400MG TABLET WORKS

TODOLINA 400MG TABLET helps in reducing pain and inflammation by preventing the formation of prostaglandins and other mediators of inflammation and pain.

DIRECTIONS FOR USE

Take TODOLINA 400MG TABLET as advised by your physician. Swallow the medicine as whole with a glass of water and do not crush or chew the medicine. Your doctor will decide the exact dosage and treatment duration depending upon your age, body weight and disease condition.

SIDE EFFECTS OF TODOLINA 400MG TABLET

COMMON

  • stomach ulcer
  • bleeding and pain
  • diarrhoea
  • constipation
  • indigestion, flatulence
  • chills and fever
  • nausea, vomiting, bloating
  • itching, rashes
  • blurred vision, tingling in ears
  • infrequent urination
  • joint pain
  • dizziness, fatigue, nervousness, malaise
  • heart burn

UNCOMMON

  • high blood pressure
  • thirst, dry mouth, mouth ulcers
  • sleeping problems
  • asthma and breathing problems
  • swelling in ankles (oedema)
  • elevated liver enzymes, hepatitis
  • visual disturbances

RARE

  • allergic reaction
  • inflammation of blood vessels
  • jaundice, liver failure, pancreatitis
  • blood disorders such as aplastic anaemia, leukopenia, neutropenia, pancytopenia
  • increased blood sugar (diabetic patients)

Stop taking TODOLINA 400MG TABLET and consult your doctor immediately in case you experience:

  • allergic reaction which causes difficulty breathing, swelling of the face or throat
  • cardiovascular problems-symptoms include chest pain, shortness of breath, weakness or slurred speech
  • gastrointestinal bleeding and ulcerations symptoms include upper abdominal pain, dyspepsia, melena (black stools due to gastrointestinal bleeding) and hematemesis (vomiting blood)
  • liver problems- symptoms include nausea, fatigue, lethargy, pruritus (severe itching), jaundice, right upper quadrant tenderness and flu-like symptoms
  • congestive heart failure- symptoms include shortness of breath, unexplained weight gain or oedema (swelling in arms, legs, hands and feet)
  • serious skin reactions such as erythema multiforme, steven-Johnson syndrome, drug reaction with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms (dress) symptoms include fever, rashes, swollen lymph nodes, blisters
  • aseptic meningitis- symptoms include headache, neck stiffness, fever, disorientation, feeling sick

HOW TO MANAGE SIDE EFFECTS

Stomach pain:

Try to rest and relax. Eat small meals but take frequently. Avoid consuming caffeinated drinks, tea and coffee. Keep a heat pad on your stomach. Contact your doctor in case the stomach pain did not improve.

Diarrhoea:

Drink plenty of water or fruit juices to keep yourself hydrated. Don’t take any medicine on your own for treating diarrhoea however contact your doctor if diarrhoea worsen.

Headache:

Rest and relax. Drink plenty of water and electrolytes. Apply a pain-relieving balm on the head if required and do not consume alcohol however, contact your doctor if your headache did not improve.

Nausea or Vomiting:

Take the medicine with meals or after meals and stick to simple meals. Avoid eating oily or spicy food however, contact your doctor if nausea and vomiting worsen.

Flatulence:

Eat smaller meals but take frequently. Eat and drink slowly and exercise regularly. Contact your doctor if the flatulence did not improve.

Constipation:

Eat plenty of fibre rich foods such as fresh fruits, vegetables and cereals. Drink water and exercise regularly. Contact your doctor if constipation persists.

Skin rash:

Avoid hot showers because hot water can irritate the skin and do not scratch the affected area. Apply moisturizing cream and sunscreen regularly. Contact your doctor in case itching persists.

WARNING & PRECAUTIONS

PREGNANCY

TODOLINA 400MG TABLET is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless clearly necessary, therefore, consult your doctor before taking.

BREASTFEEDING

TODOLINA 400MG TABLET is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless clearly necessary as it may pass through breastmilk, therefore, consult your doctor before taking.

DRIVING AND USING MACHINES

Do not drive or operate machines after taking TODOLINA 400MG TABLET as it may cause dizziness and vision problems.

ALCOHOL

Avoid consuming alcohol while taking TODOLINA 400MG TABLET as it might as it may increase the risk of stomach ulcers and bleeding.

KIDNEY

TODOLINA 400MG TABLET is not recommended for use in patients suffering from kidney failure. Consult your doctor before taking.

LIVER

TODOLINA 400MG TABLET is not recommended for use in patients suffering from liver failure. Consult your doctor before taking.

ALLERGY

Do not take TODOLINA 400MG TABLET if you are allergic to Etodolac or any other ingredients of this medicine.

LUNGS

TODOLINA 400MG TABLET should be used with caution in patients suffering from asthma or breathing problems, therefore consult your doctor before taking.

HEART DISEASE

TODOLINA 400MG TABLET is not recommended for use in patients suffering from severe heart failure, therefore, inform your doctor if you are suffering from heart disorders (such as myocardial infarction, recent stroke) before taking TODOLINA 400MG TABLET.

OTHERS

TODOLINA 400MG TABLET is not recommended for use if you:

  • have experienced allergic reaction, gastrointestinal bleeding, perforation after taking any other NSAIDs such as ibuprofen, aspirin
  • are suffering from stomach ulcers, stomach bleeding or perforation
  • have been planned for setting of coronary artery bypass graft surgery

Before taking TODOLINA 400MG TABLET inform your doctor if you have:

  • high blood pressure
  • urine investigation for urinary bilirubin or ketone bodies
  • ulcerative colitis, Crohn’s Disease
  • blood disorders
  • diabetes
  • high cholesterol
  • mixed connective tissue diseases such as lupus
  • fluid retention (swelling of legs, ankles, feet)

Use in pediatrics:

Safety and effectiveness in pediatric patients below the age of 18 years have not been established. Consult your doctor before giving it to your child.

Use in geriatrics:

[GBNKYWORD] should be used with caution in elderly patients aged more than 65 years, therefore consult your doctor before taking.

INTERACTIONS

A. Drug-Drug interactions:

Before taking TODOLINA 400MG TABLET, inform your doctor if you are taking any of the following medicine:

  • ACE inhibitors such as captopril, enalapril (medicines used for treatment of high blood pressure)
  • antacids such as magnesium carbonate, magnesium hydroxide (medicines used for treatment of acidity)
  • aspirin, dipyridamole, clopidogrel (medicines used for preventing blood thinning in cardiovascular patients)
  • cyclosporine, tacrolimus (medicines used to prevent transplant rejection)
  • digoxin (a medicine used for treatment of irregular heartbeat)
  • methotrexate (a medicine used for treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, psoriasis, Crohn's disease)
  • frusemide, hydrochlorothiazide (medicine used for treatment of high blood pressure, oedema, kidney problems)
  • lithium (a medicine used for treatment of mood disorders)
  • phenylbutazone (a medicine used to treat arthritis and inflammatory musculoskeletal disorders)
  • warfarin (a medicine used for preventing blood from clotting)
  • phenytoin (a medicine used to treat seizures/fits)
  • propranolol (a medicine used for treatment of high blood pressure)
  • zidovudine (a medicine used for treatment of HIV infection)
  • mifepristone (a medicine used for medical termination of pregnancy)
  • ciprofloxacin, levofloxacin, ofloxacin (medicines used for treatment bacterial infections)
  • corticosteroids such as prednisolone (medicines used for treatment of various inflammatory conditions)

Overdosage

In case you or anybody else accidently takes too much of TODOLINA 400MG TABLET then consult your doctor immediately or visit the nearby hospital. Symptoms of TODOLINA 400MG TABLET include lethargy, drowsiness, nausea, vomiting, epigastric pain, gastrointestinal bleeding.

SYNOPSIS

Drug :   Etodolac
Pharmacological Category :   Non-steroidal Anti-inflammatory Drugs (NSAID’s)
Therapeutic Indication :   Relieve pain and inflammation in patients with rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis
Dosage Forms :   Tablet, Gel, Injection

MORE INFORMATION

  • Keep TODOLINA 400MG TABLET out of reach of children
  • Store TODOLINA 400MG TABLET at room temperature

FAQs ABOUT TODOLINA 400MG TABLET

What is TODOLINA 400MG TABLET used for?

TODOLINA 400MG TABLET is used in adults for acute pain management, for relieving pain, stiffness and reducing inflammation associated with conditions such as osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis.

How TODOLINA 400MG TABLET works?

TODOLINA 400MG TABLET contains Etodolac which helps in reducing pain and inflammation by inhibiting the formation of Prostaglandins and other mediators of inflammation and pain.

What precautions I should take while taking TODOLINA 400MG TABLET?

Avoid consuming alcohol and smoking while taking TODOLINA 400MG TABLET as it may increase the risk of stomach ulcers and gastrointestinal bleeding. TODOLINA 400MG TABLET may affect cause dizziness and vision problems, therefore, avoid driving or operating machines after taking TODOLINA 400MG TABLET.

Can I give TODOLINA 400MG TABLET to my child?

Safety and effectiveness in pediatric patients below the age of 18 years have not been established. Consult your doctor before giving it to your child.

What are common side effects after taking TODOLINA 400MG TABLET?

The most common side effects after taking TODOLINA 400MG TABLET are abdominal pain, diarrhoea, dyspepsia, flatulence, bloating, vomiting, heartburn. Consult your doctor immediately in case any of the side effects worsens or you experience allergic reaction after taking this medicine.

Can I take my regular antacids for managing acidity while taking TODOLINA 400MG TABLET?

No, avoid taking antacids such as magnesium carbonate, magnesium hydroxide (medicines used for treatment of acidity) while taking TODOLINA 400MG TABLET and consult your doctor for treatment of acidity.

REFERENCES

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USEFUL DIAGNOSTIC TESTS

  • Complete blood count
  • Liver function test
  • Kidney function test

PRODUCT DETAILS

    Net Qty
    1 N
    Item Weight
    17.5 g
    Ingredient
    ETODOLAC 400 mg
    Hsn Code
    30049069
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