TILCOTIL. 1 ampoule
Packs of 1 or 5 vials containing 20 mg of active ingredient and 1 or 5 ampoules of 2 ml water for injections.
What is Tilcotil?
Tilcotil tenoxicam contains the active ingredient which relieves pain in inflammation (non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug). Tilcotil be used to treat muscle and joint pain, acute attacks of gout, and post-operative pain. The vials contain 20 mg of sterile tenoxicam and some additional substances - mannitol, edetate disodium, ascorbic acid, tromethamine, sodium hydroxide, hydrochloric acid. The ampoule contains a solvent - water for injection.
When applied Tilcotil?
Tilcotil injections is recommended for the relief of pain and inflammation associated with osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis. It is indicated in the treatment of acute musculoskeletal disorders including stretching and sprains and other soft tissue injuries. It can not be treated chronic rheumatic diseases, but it is possible suppression of the accompanying claims.
When not to use Tilcotil?
Should not be treated with Tilcotil, if you know you are allergic to any ingredient of the preparation to some other pain relievers similar composition or antirheumatic drugs. Therefore, before you take the medicine you should inform your doctor if you know that you have an allergy. You should tell your doctor if you suffer from any stomach or bowel disease (eg. Gastric ulcer or duodenal). If you are not sure, share your concerns with your doctor.
When should I apply Tilcotil caution?
Before starting treatment, you must inform your doctor if:
- Have kidney or liver disease;
- Suffer from heart disease;
- Have a blood disorder;
- Have another illness;
- You have an allergy.
In elderly patients do not have specific dose adjustment. If you have liver disease, kidney, heart, blood or stomach, your doctor will decide whether it is appropriate to treat with Tilcotil or possibly being treated with a lower dose.
Depending on your individual tolerance Tilcotil may find that the treatment it affects your ability to drive or operate machinery. You need to know what is your reaction to Tilcotil before driving or operating machinery.
Can Tilcotil be used during pregnancy or breastfeeding?
Before starting treatment, you must tell your doctor if you are pregnant, if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant. Your doctor will decide whether it is possible to treat with Tilcotil. Tilcotil passes into breast milk in small quantities. Your doctor will decide whether it is possible to treat with Tilcotil if you are breastfeeding.
Which drugs can interact with Tilcotil?
Before starting treatment, make sure your doctor if you are taking any other medications (including non-prescribed). This is very important as the implementation of more than one drug at the same time can strengthen or weaken the effect of each of the drugs used in combination. For example, certain drugs used to treat muscle and joint pain (salicylates or other NSAIDs) may increase the frequency of gastrointestinal adverse effects (gastric irritation) when administered concomitantly with Tilcotil. Caution should be used Tilcotil concomitant medications containing the active ingredient methotrexate, because they can develop serious side effects related to blood, liver or kidney problems, diarrhea or inflammation and ulceration of the lining of the mouth. Combining Tilcotil and lithium can cause tremors, vomiting, skin rashes, and fluid retention. During concomitant Tilcotil and diuretics (drugs that increase urine output) should avoid so-called potassium-sparing diuretic because of the risk of renal impairment. Tilcotil can reduce the effect of the action of certain drugs used to treat high blood pressure (hydrochlorothiazide, alpha adrenergic blockers and ACE inhibitors).
The doctor will examine your blood, if you use both Tilcotil and anticoagulants (drugs that affect blood clotting), antidiabetic agents or corticosteroids (medicines to treat conditions such as allergic reactions or as asthma or skin lesions). If you need more information, check with your doctor.
How should I apply Tilcotil?
Depending on the nature of your illness and your individual response to applied Tilcotil, your doctor will determine the correct dose. Typically the daily dose for adults is 20 mg daily. In acute attacks of gout or postoperative pain doctor may apply and 40 mg. Your doctor will decide whether Tilcotil be administered by intramuscular or intravenous injections.
When and how to end treatment Tilcotil?
Tilcotil injections were administered at the beginning of treatment. Therefore, you can apply Tilcotil injections one to two days, then your doctor will prescribe Tilcotil tablets or suppositories (suppository) with which to continue their treatment.
What side effects may occur during treatment with Tilcotil?
It is possible during treatment with Tilcotil than beneficial effects develop adverse reactions, even subject to medical prescription.
Tilcotil administered by injection, are well tolerated by most patients. The most common side effects of treatment with Tilcotil expressed in gastric irritation, heartburn, nausea, loss of appetite and dry mouth. Sometimes may occur fatigue, sleep disturbances, constipation, itching or rash, dizziness or headache. Usually these effects are temporary and rarely require discontinuation of treatment. In single cases have been reported expressed ankle swelling, rash, sensitivity to light, bruising, impaired vision, black stools (faeces), vomiting of blood, severe abdominal pain, facial swelling, asthma or flu-like symptoms. If you notice any of these symptoms should immediately consult your doctor.
How should I store Tilcotil?
Always store the medicine in a closed original container at temperatures below 25 ° C, out of reach of children!
The drug should not be used after the expiry date (God.do) stated on the carton.
Tilcotil is written for you personally and under no circumstances should it on to another.