Protifen Ec tablet 100 mg 3×10’s

 163.00

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Drug Strength: 100 mg
Drug Form : Tablet
Pack Size : 3x10’s
Rs. 5 per Tablet
30 Tablet per pack
10 Tablet in each strip
Rs.55 per strip

Protifen Ec tablet contains Ketoprofen, Inj/Oral/Patch | belongs to Propionic acid

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How it works

Protifen Ec tablet 100 mg 3×10’s works by blocking your body's production of certain natural substances that cause inflammation. This effect helps to decrease swelling, pain, or fever.

Side effects

Major & minor side effects for Protifen Ec tablet 100 mg 3×10’s

  • Indigestion
  • Dizziness severe
  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Diarrhea
  • Rash
  • Abdominal pain
  • Mouth sores
  • Nervousness severe
  • Ringing in ears severe
  • Difficult or painful urination severe

Uses of Protifen Ec tablet 100 mg 3×10’s

What is it prescribed for?

  • Osteoarthritis

    This medicine is used to treat symptoms such as tender and painful joints associated with Osteoarthritis.

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis

    This medicine is used to treat symptoms such as swelling, pain, and stiffness of joints associated with Rheumatoid Arthritis.

  • Dysmenorrhea

    This medicine is used to relieve the excessive pain and cramping associated with menstrual cycles.

  • Mild to moderate pain

    This medicine is used to relieve mild to moderate pain associated with a headache, toothache, the common cold, muscle ache, backache, tendinitis, etc.

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis

    This medicine is used to treat symptoms such as stiffness and pain associated with Ankylosing Spondylitis.

  • Pain and inflammation following orthopedic surgery

    This medicine is used to relieve pain and inflammation following an orthopedic surgery.

Concerns

Frequently asked questions

  • Onset of action

    The amount of time required by this medicine to show its effect is subject to vary based on the route of administration.

  • Duration of Effect

    The amount of time for which this medicine remains effective is subject to vary based on the route of administration.

  • Safe with Alchohol?

    Consumption of alcohol is not recommended during treatment with this medicine due to the increased risk of serious side effects such as severe gastrointestinal bleeding, dizziness, fatigue, weakness, etc.

  • Is it habit forming?

    No habit-forming tendencies were reported.

  • Usage in pregnancy?

    This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before using this medicine.

  • Usage while breast-feeding?

    This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before using this medicine. Your doctor may prescribe a safer alternative based on your clinical condition.

When not to use?

  • Allergy

    This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a known allergy to Protifen Ec tablet 100 mg 3×10’s , other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medicines, or any other inactive ingredients present along with this medicine.

  • Severe heart failure

    This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with severe heart failure since it may worsen the patient's condition.

  • Severe Hepatic impairment

    This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with severe hepatic impairment due to the increased risk of serious adverse effects.

  • Severe renal impairment

    This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with severe renal impairment due to the increased risk of serious adverse effects.

  • Skin disorders

    The topical forms of this medicine (gel and patch/plaster) are not recommended for use in patients with skin disorders such as eczema, acne, open wounds, skin lesions, dermatosis, etc. due to the increased risk of severe adverse reactions.

  • Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery (CABG)

    This medicine is not recommended for use in patients planning to undergo a coronary artery bypass surgery or patients with a recent heart surgery due to the increased risk of severe adverse reactions.

Warnings

Warnings for special population
  • Pregnancy

    This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before using this medicine.

  • Breast-feeding

    This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before using this medicine. Your doctor may prescribe a safer alternative based on your clinical condition.

General Warnings
  • Heart disease

    This medicine should be used with caution in patients with heart diseases due to the increased risk of adverse effects on the heart, especially after a prolonged use. Appropriate dose adjustments or replacement with a suitable alternative may be required based on the clinical condition.

  • Hyperkalemia

    This medicine may increase the potassium levels in the blood (hyperkalemia). Report any unusual symptoms to the doctor immediately. Close monitoring of potassium levels may be necessary for some patients. Appropriate dose adjustments or replacement with a suitable alternative may be required in some cases based on the clinical condition.

  • Hypertension

    This medicine should be used with caution in patients with a known history of hypertension due to the increased risk of worsening of the patient's condition. Close monitoring of blood pressure is recommended for such patients. Appropriate dose adjustments or replacement with a suitable alternative may be required based on the clinical condition of the patient.

  • Gastro-intestinal bleeding

    This medicine may cause severe gastrointestinal bleeding and perforation after a prolonged usage. These adverse events may occur with or without warning symptoms. This risk is especially higher in the elderly population and in patients with a history of gastrointestinal diseases. Appropriate dose adjustments or replacement with a suitable alternative may be required based on the clinical condition.

  • Female fertility

    Use of this medicine may impair female fertility. Discuss all the risks and benefits with your doctor before using this medicine.

  • Visual disturbances

    This medicine may cause visual disturbances in some patients. Discontinue the use of this medicine in case of any visual disturbances and contact your doctor immediately.

  • Pediatric population

    This medicine is not recommended for use in children since the safety and efficacy of use are not clinically established.

  • Elderly population

    This medicine should be used with caution in the elderly population due to the increased risk of severe adverse effects. These patients should be started at lower doses to check for tolerance. Close monitoring of renal and liver function may be necessary for such patients based on the clinical condition.

Dosage

  • Missed Dose

    Oral forms: If a dose of this medicine is missed, take the dose as soon as you remember it. If it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and take the next dose. Do not double the dose to make up for the missed one. Injection: Since this medicine is administered in the hospital or clinical setting by a qualified healthcare professional, the likelihood of missing a dose is very low. Gel/Patch/Plaster: If a dose of this medicine is missed, apply the dose as soon as you remember it. If it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed dose. Do not double the dose to make up for the missed one.

  • Overdose

    Oral forms/Patch/Plaster/Gel: Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose. Injection: Since this medicine is administered in the hospital or clinical setting by a qualified healthcare professional, the likelihood of an overdose is very low. However, emergency medical treatment will be initiated by the doctor if an overdose is suspected.

Interactions

Interaction with Medicines
  • Warfarin severe
  • Ketorolac severe
  • Prednisolone moderate
  • ACE inhibitors moderate
Disease interactions
  • severe

    This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a known history of NSAID-induced asthma due to the increased risk of worsening of the patient's condition. Replacement with a suitable alternative should be done under your doctor's supervision.

  • moderate

    This medicine should be used with caution in patients with a known history of anemia due to the increased risk of worsening of the patient's condition. Appropriate dose adjustments or replacement with a suitable alternative may be required based on the clinical condition of the patient.

  • severe

    This medicine may cause fatal skin allergies without any warnings in some patients. Signs and symptoms such as rashes, hives, fever, or other allergic symptoms should be reported to the doctor without any delay. Appropriate corrective measures, dose adjustments, or replacement with a suitable alternative may be required based on the clinical condition.

  • severe

    This medicine may cause damage to the stomach, intestines, liver, etc., especially on prolonged use. Report any symptoms such as chronic indigestion, blood in stool or vomit, etc. to the doctor immediately. Appropriate dose adjustments or replacement with a suitable alternative may be required based on the clinical condition.

  • severe

    This medicine may cause a heart attack, stroke, or other associated symptoms after a prolonged use. This risk is especially higher in patients with a history of heart diseases. Close monitoring of heart function is recommended for such patients. Report any symptoms such as a chest pain, shallow breathing, speech slurring, weakness, etc. to the doctor immediately. Appropriate dose adjustments or replacement with a suitable alternative may be required based on the clinical condition.

  • severe

    This medicine may cause fluid retention and edema in some patients. Close monitoring of blood pressure, electrolyte levels, and heart function may be required based on the clinical condition. Appropriate dose adjustments or replacement with a suitable alternative may be necessary in some cases based on the clinical condition.

General Instructions

Oral forms: Take this medicine exactly as prescribed by the doctor. Do not take in larger or smaller quantities than recommended. Ensure that the treatment course is completed. Do not stop the use of this medicine without consulting your doctor. Injection: This medicine should be administered only by a qualified healthcare professional in the clinical or hospital setting. Carefully follow all the instructions given by your doctor. Gel/Patch/Plaster: Use this medicine exactly as prescribed by the doctor. Do not apply in larger or smaller quantities than recommended. Ensure that the treatment course is completed. Do not stop the use of this medicine without consulting your doctor.

Other details

  • Can be taken with or without food, as advised by your doctor
  • To be taken as instructed by doctor
  • May cause sleepiness

References

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what are the adverse effects of Protifen Ec tablet 100 mg 3×10’s?

Gl intolerance, rash, ulcerative stomatitis, hypersensitivity reactions, nephrotoxicity, abnormal liver fuction, neurological, dermatological and haematological reactions. Serious skin reactions and blurred vision (discontinue), jaundice, hepatitis.

What happens if I miss a dose of Protifen Ec tablet 100 mg 3×10’s?

ORAL: Adults: 200 mg daily either divided in two doses or as a single dose. Children: Not recommended.
INJECTION: Adults: 50-100 mg by deep IM every 4 hr. Max: 200 mg daily for 3 days. Children: Not recommended.
ADHESIVE PATCH: Adults: One patch applied 12 hourly at the site of pain. Children: Not recommended.

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