Overdose of Roxonin in details
Symptoms: may cause hypotension, renal failure, convulsions, gastrointestinal irritation or respiratory depression. Treatment: There is no specific antidote. In acute poisoning as soon as possible to stop drug absorption from the gastrointestinal tract. There is indicated gastric lavage, activated charcoal appointment and conduct of other symptomatic and supportive therapy. The use of forced diuresis, dialysis or blood transfusion is not justified because NSAIDs largely associated with serum proteins and possess extensive metabolism.
Roxonin is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) used to relieve pain and inflammation, reduce fever, and treat osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, and menstrual cramps. Inform your physician if you are pregnant or nursing. Roxonin should not be taken during the last three months of pregnancy. Inform your physician if you use alcohol chronically. Roxonin should not be taken with aspirin products. This medication should be taken with food, milk or antacids if stomach upset occurs. Roxonin may cause dizziness and drowsiness; use caution while driving or operating hazardous machinery. Roxonin may cause increased sensitivity to sunlight. Use sunscreens and wear protective clothing until degree of sensitivity is determined. Notify your physician if you develop stomach pain, bloody vomit, bloody or black tarry stools, cloudy urine, trouble breathing, rash or hives.
- DrugBank. "Loxoprofen". http://www.drugbank.ca/drugs/DB09212 (accessed September 17, 2018).
- MeSH. "Anti-Inflammatory Agents, Non-Steroidal". https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/68... (accessed September 17, 2018).
There are no reviews yet. Be the first to write one!
Information checked by Dr. Sachin Kumar, MD Pharmacology