OPOKAN 7.5 mg x 30 tablets

Aflofarm


£14.99 £30.00




  • OPOKAN is a drug with anti-inflammatory properties. By blocking cyclooxygenase (COX-2 in relation to COX-1) it contributes to pain relief and limits of increased body temperature.

Composition:
1 tablet contains meloxicam 7.5 mg and auxiliary substances: microcrystalline cellulose, lactose monohydrate, gelatinized starch, corn starch, sodium citrate, colloidal anhydrous silica, magnesium stearate.

Action:
The preparation is in the form of tablets intended for oral use. It works on the basis of a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug, which is meloxicam. This component is responsible for anti-inflammatory properties. As a result, it relieves pain and lowers elevated body temperature. The mechanism of action of the drug is based on the preferential retention of cyclooxygenase COX-2 in relation to COX-1.

Contraindications:
- allergy to the constituent substances of the preparation or other NSAIDs 
- symptoms of: dyspnea, asthma, urticaria or nasal polyps, angioneurotic edema, 
- serious impairment of kidney or liver function, 
- dialysis 
- stomach ulcer or duodenal ulcer 
- stroke blood to the brain or gastrointestinal bleeding, 
- severe heart failure, 
- pregnancy (third trimester) and breastfeeding 
- administration to children and adolescents under 15 years of age.

Indications:
Use in adolescents over 15 years of age and adults in osteoarticular and muscular pain accompanying rheumatoid and degenerative diseases of the joints. 
The product is recommended as part of a short-term treatment of exacerbations of rheumatic symptoms, e.g. rheumatoid arthritis, juvenile rheumatoid arthritis and ankylosing spondylitis.

Dosage: To be used
orally. A dose of 1 tablet / 24h is recommended. Do not use for more than a week without medical consultation.