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Proxym Er 300mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

By EMCURE PHARMACEUTICALS LTD
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
233.21*
MRP 284.40
18% OFF
Inclusive of all taxes
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Etodolac(300.0 Mg)
therapy
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ANALGESIC

Medical Description

Proxym Er 300mg Strip Of 10 Tablets contains Etodolac and is a painkiller and anti-inflammatory medicine. It works by interfering the synthesis of pain mediators such as prostaglandins in the body. Pr...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
    References
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uses

Uses of Proxym Er 300mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • For relieving pain and swelling associated with osteoarthritis and gout.
  • It is also used to reliving Postoperative Pain, dental pain and muscular pain.
contraindications

Contraindications of Proxym Er 300mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • If you are allergic to this medicine or any of the ingredient of this medicine
  • If you have a history of peptic ulcers or stomach bleeding
  • If you have a history of stomach/intestinal bleeding or allergic reaction like asthma, allergy, swelling or rashes due to other painkillers like ibuprofen, aspirin
  • If you have any heart, liver or kidney problem
  • If you are pregnant (last trimester)
sideEffects

Side effects of Proxym Er 300mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Allergic reactions like rashes, urge to scratch, asthma, difficulty in breathing
  • Depression, headaches, dizziness, lack of sleep, confusion
  • Rashes, an urge to scratch
  • Visual disturbance, ringing sound in ears
  • Acidity, nausea, vomiting, indigestion, stomach pain, constipation, indigestion
  • Frequent and painful urination
  • Lack of energy, weakness, chills, fever
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Proxym Er 300mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Proxym Er 300mg Strip Of 10 Tablets during pregnancy?
A:
  • It is not safe during pregnancy. It can delay the onset of labour and can increase the risk of bleeding. It can also affect the cardiac activity of the fetus.
  • Hence it is recommended not to use the same unless prescribed by your doctor.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Proxym Er 300mg Strip Of 10 Tablets while breastfeeding?
A:
It passes into the breast milk in a very less amount. Hence it is advised not to breastfeed during the treatment.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Proxym Er 300mg Strip Of 10 Tablets?
A:
You may feel dizziness, drowsiness, fatigue and visual disturbance after taking this medicine. Be cautious while driving or operating any machinery.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Proxym Er 300mg Strip Of 10 Tablets?
A:
Alcohol can increase your risk of stomach bleeding. So it is advised to avoid alcohol intake during the treatment.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You may experience side effects with concomitant use of other painkillers.
  • You have a history of asthma, caution is required as it may cause bronchospasm.
  • You have a heart, kidney or liver problem, in such conditions, the dose needs to be adjusted, and regular kidney and liver function tests are monitored.
  • You are an elderly person because elderly persons are more prone to adverse reactions or stomach bleeding.
  • You are suffering from high blood pressure or heart problem because there are chances of fluid retention or swelling due to this therapy.
  • You may suffer from GI bleeding or stomach bleeding on the use of painkillers if you already have a history of peptic ulcers.
  • You may suffer from auto-immune disorders like systemic lupus erythematosus (a disease affecting the skin, joints and kidneys) and sometimes other skin reactions. The doctor may discontinue the treatm...
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  • It is not recommended for children unless prescribed by the doctor.
  • You are planning for a baby, as it may also impair with female fertility.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Proxym Er 300mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

How Does It Work?

This medicine acts by blocking the prostaglandins synthesis, which is responsible for pain and swelling. Hence helps in treating pain and inflammation.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Proxym Er 300mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Take Proxym Er 300mg Strip Of 10 Tablets as directed by your doctor. It can be taken with or after food.
interactions

Interactions of Proxym Er 300mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Interactions with other medicines

  • Concomitant use of other painkillers like aspirin, as it can increase the risk of side effects.
  • It can reduce the effect of few medicines like Metoprolol, Enalapril, Valsartan (antihypertensives) or water pills like Furosemide and can lead to kidney toxicity.
  • Medicines used to treat heart conditions like Digoxin can worsen the heart activity on concomitant use with painkillers.
  • Simultaneous use of Proxym Er 300mg Strip Of 10 Tablets can reduce the effect of Mifepristone; it should be given between a gap of 10-12 days.
  • If anticoagulants like Warfarin, anti-platelets like Clopidogrel and antidepressants like Alprazolam, are used along with this medicine, it can increase clotting time and increase the risk of bleeding...
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  • Antibiotics like Ciprofloxacin, Norfloxacin can increase the risk of fits/convulsion associated with Proxym Er 300mg Strip Of 10 Tablets.
  • Corticosteroids like Prednisone can increase the risk of gastrointestinal bleeding.
  • Other medicines which can interact with Proxym Er 300mg Strip Of 10 Tablets are lithium, Tacrolimus, Ciclosporin, Methotrexate and Zidovudine.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Proxym Er 300mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Store this medicine in original packing in order to protect it from moisture.
  • Do not take this medicine after the expiry date, which is mentioned on the pack.
dosage

Dosage of Proxym Er 300mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Overdose

Symptoms of overdose include headache, nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, stomach bleeding, rarely diarrhoea or fits, excitation, coma, drowsiness, dizziness, ringing sound in ears, fainting. It may also...
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Missed a Dose

  • If you missed any dose of this medicine, take it as soon as you remember.
  • If it's time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dose schedule.
  • Do not take a double dose of medicine to compensate for the missed one.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can I take alcohol during the treatment?

A: Avoid consuming alcohol along with this medicine, as it can cause excessive drowsiness and can increase the risk of stomach problems. You may experience symptoms of bleeding in your stomach or intestines.

Q: Does it affect female fertility?

A: Yes, it may impair with female fertility. The women who are trying to get pregnant are not recommended to use this medicine.

Q: What is Proxym Er 300mg Strip Of 10 Tablets used for?

A: Proxym Er 300mg Strip Of 10 Tablets is a painkiller medicine used to treat various types of pain such as dental pain, muscular pain and postoperative pain, and it is also used to relieve pain associated with gout.
Last Updated on: 15 Aug 2020 | 07:32 PM (IST)
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