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Artagen 250mg Tablet

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Artagen 250 MG Description

Naproxen is used to provide relief from the pain associated with various types of arthritis such as spondylitis, rheumatoid, osteoarthritis, gout and also menstrual pain. Artagen Tablet contains napro...
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ContainsNaproxen(250.0 Mg)
UsesPain, Inflammation
Side effectsHeartburn, nausea, stomach pain, gas
ClassificationANALGESIC/ANTIPYRETIC
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Uses of Artagen 250 MG

Artagen Tablet is used to provide relief from the pain associated with arthritis, menstrual pain, gout, muscular pain.

Contraindications of Artagen 250 MG

  • If you are allergic to naproxen, or any other ingredient of Artagen Tablet.
  • If you are allergic to ibuprofen, aspirin or any other medicine from NSAIDs.
  • If you have an active or history of stomach/intestinal ulcers.
  • If you have a history of liver or kidney disease.
  • If you have a history of heart failure.
  • If you are in the last trimester of pregnancy.

Side effects of Artagen 250 MG

  • Heartburn
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhea
  • Gas
  • Indigestion
  • Abdominal discomfort
  • Chest pain
  • Dizziness
  • Blurr vision
  • Difficulty in breathing

Precautions and Warnings of Artagen 250 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Artagen Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Artagen Tablet should not be taken while trying to conceive or in the last trimester of pregnancy as it may cause harm to the unborn baby. In the first two trimesters, it can be taken only if prescribed by the physician.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Artagen Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Artagen Tablet can be taken while breastfeeding only if prescribed by your doctor.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Artagen Tablet?
A:
Artagen Tablet can cause dizziness. Thus, if you experience such symptoms after taking this medicine, avoid driving.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Artagen Tablet?
A:
Alcohol should not be consumed with Artagen Tablet as it may increase the risk of stomach bleeding.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have liver, kidney or lungs disease or disorder.
  • You are or using it for an elderly person.
  • You have any heart-related disease or condition, any blood disorder.
  • You have or had active stomach or intestinal bleeding, ulcers or perforations.
  • You experience any other side effect after taking Artagen Tablet.
  • Artagen Tablet should not be used in children below 16 years of age, except for juvenile rheumatoid arthritis

Mode of Action of Artagen 250 MG

How Does It Work?

Artagen Tablet inhibits the synthesis of prostaglandin (chemicals substance causing pain and swelling) and reduces pain and inflammation in the joints and muscles.

Directions for Use of Artagen 250 MG

Artagen Tablet should be taken orally as a whole with a glass of water. It is best if taken with food or milk to avoid stomach upset. Take it as prescribed by your doctor to gain optimum benefits.

Interactions of Artagen 250 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Artagen Tablet works or this medicine itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements, or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction.
  • Especially if you are taking medicines to treat high blood pressure, heart failure, high/abnormal cholesterol levels, blood thinners, anti-infectives, anti-diabetics, anti-asthmatics, pain killers, im...
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Storage and disposal of Artagen 250 MG

  • Artagen Tablet is to be stored in a cool and dry place, away from excessive heat and sunlight.
  • Keep it away from children and pets.

Dosage of Artagen 250 MG

Overdose

  • Taking excess Artagen Tablet may cause headache, nausea, vomiting, indigestion, chest pain, gastrointestinal bleeding, heartburn, drowsiness, dizziness, fainting.
  • If you have taken too much of this medicine, contact your doctor or reach out to the nearest hospital immediately.

Missed a Dose

If you have missed taking any dose of Artagen Tablet, take it as soon as you remember. If it's already time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and follow the regular dosing schedule.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: When and how to consume Artagen Tablet?

A: Swallow Artagen Tablet with a glass of water or take it with food, milk or an antacid. Do not break, crush or chew the Tablet.

Q: Can Artagen Tablet cause constipation?

A: Artagen Tablet can cause constipation as its side effect. However, not everyone experiences it. If this symptom does not resume, reach out to your doctor soon.

Q: Can I take Artagen for a longer duration?

A: No, it should not be used for more than recommended duration. Long term use causes unwanted side effects.
Product Details
Brand
ARTAGEN
Expires on or After
30/09/2022

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