Alcon Laboratories Pvt. Ltd. (Novartis India)
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|Composit uses/ indication of COFENAC :|
Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). It helps in reducing pain and inflammation, joint or back pain, attacks of gout, pain caused by kidney stones or other injuries.
Pain reliever and a fever reducer
|Composit contra indication of COFENAC :|
Active peptic ulcer, hypersensitivity to diclofenac or other NSAIDs. Treatment of perioperative pain in CABG surgery. 3rd trimester of pregnancy. Not to be applied onto damaged or nonintact skin.
Hypersensitivity. Severe hepatic impairment
|Composit side effects of COFENAC :|
GI disturbances, headache, dizziness, rash, GI bleeding, peptic ulceration, abnormalities of kidney function. Pain and tissue damage at Inj site (IM), local irritation (rectal), transient burning and stinging (ophthalmic).
Epigastric distress, nausea, rashes, leucopenia is rare, Acute renal tubular necrosis. Very rare, blood dyscrasias.
|Composit caution of COFENAC :|
Patients with history of liver or kidney disease, swelling of the hands, feet, ankles or lower legs, high blood pressure, dehydration, blood disorder, smoking habit, alcohol abuse, any allergy, elderly, children, who are taking other medications, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
Renal or hepatic impairment; alcohol-dependent patients; G6PD deficiency.
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