Alden 20 effervestsentni tablets 100 mg
Alden 20 effervestsentni tablets 100 mg
Alden WHAT IS AND WHAT IT IS USED
Alden belongs to the group of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs with analgesic (pain relieving) and antipyretic (temperature lowering) properties. The basis of its action is the inhibition of the enzyme cyclo-oxygenase, which catalyses the synthesis of prostaglandins.
Alden is used to treat acute pain, and symptomatic treatment of painful osteoarthritis. This medication is prescribed and painful menstruation.
Before prescribe Alden, your doctor will assess the benefits that this drug may have about you against the risks of adverse drug reactions.
BEFORE YOU TAKE Alden
Do not take Alden
If you are allergic to nimesulide or any of the other ingredients of Alden.
If you have had an allergic reaction (such as bronchospasm, rhinitis, urticaria) following the use of acetylsalicylic acid (aspirin) or other nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (diclofenac, ibuprofen, indomethacin, ketoprofen, meloxicam, naproxen);
If you have or have had any of the following:
liver damage or liver enzymes;
Active gastric or duodenal ulcer and stomach, gastrointestinal bleeding, cerebrovascular bleeding or other active bleeding or blood dyscrasia.
severe bleeding disorders.
severe heart failure.
severe renal impairment.
If you are taking drugs known to affect the liver, for example. Paracetamol or other painkillers or NSAIDs
If you take drugs or have developed a habit that makes you addicted to drugs or other substances;
If you regularly drink alcohol;
If you have fever or flu (general feeling of pain, malaise, chills or shivering or fever).
If you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or breast-feeding;
In children under 12 years
Taking other medicines
Please tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking or have recently taken any other medicines, including medicines obtained without a prescription.
During use of the Alden patients are advised not to take other analgesics (Ibuprofen, paracetamol, etc.).. Concomitant use of other nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (diclofenac, ibuprofen, indomethacin, ketoprofen, meloxicam, naproxen) is not recommended.
Alden is not a substitute for acetylsalicylic acid for prophylaxis of disturbances in the cardiovascular system. Elderly patients are particularly susceptible to the side effects of nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs. Therefore, they need adequate clinical monitoring of cardiac, renal and hepatic functions. In the event of such injury or onset of bleeding from the gastrointestinal tract, treatment should be discontinued. Use of Alden with food and drinks.
Excessive use of alcohol should be avoided during the adoption of Alden, as the risk of liver complications increases.
Pregnancy and lactation
Ask your doctor or pharmacist before taking any medicine. Alden use is contraindicated in the third trimester of pregnancy. It is contraindicated during lactation.
Women who intend to become pregnant or are undergoing testing for infertility should be made out the use of Alden because reversible inhibition of fertility.
Driving and operating machinery
No studies on the effects on ability to drive and use machines.
In the event that you experience any of these side effects (drowsiness, dizziness, vertigo) should refrain from driving or operating machines.
HOW TO TAKE Alden
Always use Alden exactly as your doctor has told you. If you're not sure, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
Alden should be used for the shortest possible period of time depending upon the situation and not more than 15 days for each treatment.
Unless otherwise prescribed by your doctor, the usual dose is one tablet twice daily Alden, dissolved in a glass of water after meals.
Adolescents (12-18 years):
No dosage adjustment is recommended adult dose (one tablet twice daily Alden).
Children (under 12 years):
Alden is contraindicated for use in children under 12 years.
Patients with impaired renal function:
Based on the pharmacokinetics of nimesulide, no need for dose reduction in patients with mild to moderate renal impairment, while severe renal impairment, the use of Alden is contraindicated.
Alden intake is contraindicated in patients with hepatic impairment. If during treatment with Alden have fever and / or flu-like symptoms (general feeling of pain, malaise, chills or shaking), you should stop taking the product and consult your doctor.
If you take an overdose of Alden
In case of overdose of this medicine, seek medical advice.
If you forget to take Alden
Do not take a double dose to make up for a missed dose. If you have any further questions on the use of this product, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECT
Like all medicines, Alden can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them. The following adverse reactions have been reported during administration of Alden. The frequencies are classified as very common (> 1/10), common (> 1/100, <1/10), uncommon (> 1/1000, <1/100), rare (> 1/10000, < 1/1000), very rare (<1/10000), including isolated report
Changes in blood count
Disorders of the hematopoietic system, red spots caused by bleedi
Acute allergic reaction
Sleep disturbances, nightmares
Disorders of the Nervous System
Headache, somnolence, encephalopathy (severe brain disease)
Disorders of the
Disorders of the vestibular system
Increased heart rate
High Blood Pressure
Abdominal pain, digestive disorders, inflammation of the mouth, black stools, gastrointestinal bleeding, gastric ulcer and duodenal perforation.
Hepatobiliary disorders (see section 4.4)
Fast developing hepatitis (jaundice), biliary disorders
Skin and tissue disorders
Urticaria (acute allergic disease), swelling of the face, extremities, tongue and / or throat. Severe skin reactions / erythema multiforme syndrome, Stevens-Johnson, toxic epidermal necrolysis
Real and urinary disorders
Violation urination (urine, blood in urine)
Renal failure, renal inflammation and reducing urine outpu
Clinical laboratory studies
Hypothermia (decreased body temperature)
The risk of side effects may be reduced if Alden is used for the shortest possible period of time.
If a gastrointestinal bleeding (black stool) or forms an ulcer, Alden use should be discontinued.
Alden therapy should be discontinued if there is no improvement or pain relief.
If any of the side effects gets serious, or you notice other effects not listed in this leaflet, please tell your doctor or pharmacist.
HOW TO STORE Alden
Keep out of reach of children.
Alden should be stored at temperatures below 25 ° C, and protected from moisture.
After each use, close the tube tightly.
Alden Do not use after the expiry date stated on the carton. The expiry date refers to the last day of that month.