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Dolonex 20mg Inj 1ml

By PFIZER LTD
1ml Injection in Ampoule
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MRP 26.33
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Medical Description

Dolonex Injection consists of piroxicam, a NSAID used in the treatment of osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis.

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ContainsPiroxicam(20.0 Mg)
UsesOsteoarthritis, Rheumatoid arthritis
Side effectsAnemia, Anorexia, Hypoglycaemia, Hyperglycaemia, Insomnia
ClassificationANALGESIC/ANTIPYRETIC
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Uses of Dolonex Im 20 MG

  • Osteoarthritis
  • Rheumatoid arthritis

Contraindications of Dolonex Im 20 MG

  • Hypersensitivity
  • Ulceration
  • Crohn's disease
  • Asthma
  • Urticaria

Side effects of Dolonex Im 20 MG

  • Anemia
  • Anorexia
  • Hypoglycaemia
  • Hyperglycaemia
  • Insomnia

Precautions and Warnings of Dolonex Im 20 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can Dolonex Injection be administered during pregnancy?
A:
Dolonex Injection should be used during pregnancy only if required. Discuss with your doctor.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Dolonex Injection while breastfeeding?
A:
Dolonex Injection contents may pass into breast milk. Consult your doctor regarding its safety.

Driving

Q:
Is it safe to drive after administering Dolonex Injection?
A:
Dizziness or fatigue may be observed, if you feel so, do not drive.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Dolonex Injection?
A:
Effect of Dolonex Injection with alcohol is unknown. Consult your doctor regarding the above.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have ulceration
  • You have GI toxicity
  • You have skin reactions

Mode of Action of Dolonex Im 20 MG

How Does It Work?

Dolonex Injection works by inhibiting cyclooxygenase (COX-1 and COX-2).

Directions for Use of Dolonex Im 20 MG

Dolonex Injection is administered parenterally. To be taken with or after food.

Interactions of Dolonex Im 20 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Dolonex Injection decreases platelet aggregation and increases bleeding time
  • Risk of nephrotoxicity when ciclosporin is given with Dolonex Injection
  • Corticosteroids increase the risk of ulceration with Dolonex Injection
  • If you consume other medications, do mention it to your physician before administering Dolonex Injection

Storage and disposal of Dolonex Im 20 MG

Store at room temperature 20°C to 25°C, keep away from pets and children

Dosage of Dolonex Im 20 MG

Overdose

  • Overdose of Dolonex Injection may require activated charcoal to re-absorb the medicine
  • Do seek immediate medical attention if you over dose.

Missed a Dose

If you miss a dose of Dolonex Injection, ask your physician for a new dose schedule. Do not take double doses.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What is the shelf life for Dolonex Injection?

A: Dolonex Injection has a shelf life of about 3 years from manufacture.

Q: Can Dolonex Injection be given via other routes?

A: Piroxicam can be given as a capsule via oral or rectal route.

Q: Is Dolonex Injection carcinogenic?

A: No data regarding the above was studied. Consult your doctor for the above.
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Brand
DOLONEX IM
Last Updated on: 24 Mar 2022 | 09:40 PM (IST)
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