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Brand Name:
AIRTAL
Generic Name:
Aceclofenac

DESCRIPTION:

Airtal is a non-steroidal agent with excellent anti-inflammatory and analgesic properties.

COMPOSITION:

Airtal 100 mg film coated tablet contains aceclofenac 100 mg.

INDICATIONS:

Airtal is indicated in the management of acute and chronic painful and inflammatory processes such as rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, arthrosis, ankylosing spondylitis, cervicalgia, lumbago, tendinitis, sprains and scapulo-humeral periarthritis. Airtal is also indicated in the treatment of painful processes of various etiologies such as odontalgia, lumbosciatica, myalgia, post-episiotomy pain, postlabour pain, and primary dysmenorrhea.

DOSAGE & ADMINISTRATION:

The recommended daily dose is one tablet every 12 hours (200 mg/day). Tablets should be taken with a little water. Dosage in hepatic impairment: The dose should be reduced to 100 mg daily in patients with hepatic impairment.

CONTRAINDICATIONS:

Aceclofenac should not be administered to patients with gastrointestinal bleeding or with active or suspected peptic ulcer.

UNDESIRABLE EFFECTS:

The majority of side effects observed, have been mild and reversible and include gastrointestinal disorders (flatulence, abdominal pain, nausea and diarrhoea) and occasional occurrence of dizziness. Dermatological complaints, including pruritus and rash, as well as abnormal hepatic enzyme levels and raised serum creatinine, have occasionally been reported.

PRESENTATION:

Airtal 100 mg tablets: Pack of 10 X 2 tablets.

Patients should consult with their physician before taking any medicine.