Emflam (50 mg) Tablet Side Effects and usage

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Emflam (50 mg) - Diclofenac- Tablet is manufactured by Merck (India) Ltd (Merck Ltd) and the main constituent generic drug is Diclofenac- 50 mg.

Emflam (50 mg) Tablet Medicine Side effects and usage

Side Effects

Burning, stinging, delayed healing, GI upset, burning sensation, blurred vision, photosensitivity and keratitis punctate.
Epigastric pain, nausea, diarrhoea, tiredness, insomnia, skin rash, itching, retention of fluid.
Hypersensitivity.
Stevens-Johnson syndrome, exfoliative dermatitis, toxic epidermal necrolysis.

Indications

Rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, low back pain, ankylosing spondylitis, gout.
Acute musculo skeletal disorders, periarthritis (Frozen shoulder) tendinitis, tenosynovitis, bursitis, sprains and dislocations.
Painful post-operative conditions.
Pain following dental surgery.
Painful inflammatory conditions in gynaecology.
Inhibition of intraoperative miosis and postoperative inflammation in cataract surgery.

Contra Indications

Soft contact lenses, aspirin/anti inflammatory drug induced allergy.
Active or recurrent peptic ulcers, hypersensitivity, asthmatic patients in whom attacks of asthma are precipitated by aspirin or other NSAIDs.
Treatment of perioperative pain in CABG surgery.
3rd trimester of pregnancy.
Contraindicated to paediatrics.

Caution

Patients having a history of GI ulceration, haematemesis or melaena, ulcerative colitis.
Crohns disease, cardiac and renal insufficiency, elderly patients.
Bleeding disorder and patients on anticoagulants therapy.

Cost

The cost of the drug per 1 Tablet is Rs.0.86 in India as of date.

Formulation

Emflam (50 mg) Tablet mainly contains the generic formulation called as Diclofenac- 50 mg.

Emflam (50 mg) Tablet Medicine Generics

Medicine Name: Emflam (50 mg) Tablet
Manufacturer: Merck (India) Ltd (Merck Ltd)
Generic Molecule: Diclofenac

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