Active substance: Meloxicam - 7.5 mg. Excipients: sodium citrate, lactose monohydrate, microcrystalline cellulose, colloidal anhydrous silica, povidone K25, crospovidone and magnesium stearate.
Meloxicam Adamed contains the active substance meloxicam, which is associated with a group of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs.Meloxicam is an analgesic, antiinflammatory and antipyretic activity.Its mechanism of action is based on the preferential inhibition of cyclooxygenase COX-2, which prevents the formation of inflammation.
This medicinal product Adamed Meloxicam 7.5 mg for the treatment of pain osteo-articular and muscular diseases rheumatoid and degenerative arthritis. Recommended for short-term treatment heightened symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis, juvenile rheumatoid arthritis and ankylosing spondylitis.
Keep out of reach of children, at room temperature. Contains lactose monohydrate, because in case of intolerance to some sugars taking requires consultation with a physician. It may affect your vision and drowsiness, so at the time of its use, do not drive and use machines.
Do not use in case of: hypersensitivity to any component of the medication or aspirin and other nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs); Women in the third trimester of pregnancy and breastfeeding; in children and adolescents under 15 years of age; patients diagnosed with wheezing, nasal polyps (nasal obstruction due to swelling of the nasal mucosa) leak from the nose, swelling (angioedema) of the skin or mucous membranes, urticaria (aching rash) after taking aspirin or other NSAIDs; in patients in whom there was or there is a recurrent ulcer disease of the gastrointestinal tract or recurrent gastrointestinal bleeding (ulcer or bleeding from the stomach or intestines);in patients with gastrointestinal bleeding (bleeding in the stomach or intestines) due to the intake of NSAIDs; patients with bleeding of different etiology and cerebral haemorrhage; in patients with severe liver disease; in patients with severe kidney disease not on dialysis; in patients with severe heart failure.
The drug Meloxicam Adamed may cause side effects. Very common: dyspepsia, nausea or vomiting, abdominal pain, constipation, bloating, diarrhea. Common: lightheadedness, headache. Uncommon: anemia, inflammation of the oral mucosa with ulceration or without ulcers, gastritis, regurgitation from the stomach into the esophagus, pruritus, rash, impaired balance, dizziness, drowsiness, lethargy, increased blood pressure, flushing, sodium and water retention that can cause itching, rash and swelling (eg. the legs due to fluid accumulation (edema)); increased blood potassium levels, the impact on the parameters of renal function, allergic reactions, effects on parameters of liver function. Rare: inflammation of the esophagus resulting in difficult and painful swallowing, ulceration of the stomach or intestines, inflammation or exacerbation of colitis, exacerbation of Crohn's disease, mood swings, insomnia (inability to sleep), nightmares, confusion, visual disturbances, such as blurred vision, inflammation conjunctivitis, asthma attacks (seen in people who are allergic to acetylsalicylic acid (aspirin) or other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs), the effect on the blood parameters (eg. reduced number of white blood cells or platelets), buzzing in the ears (tinnitus), palpitations , heart failure, have been reported potentially life-threatening skin rashes (Stevens-Johnson syndrome, toxic epidermal necrolysis), urticaria (rash aching). Very rare: inflammation of the skin combined with peeling of the skin (bullous dermatitis); varied redness and (or) skin rash often on the arms and legs (erythema multiforme), ulcer perforation of the stomach or intestines, hepatitis, acute renal failure in patients with risk factors.
Use as directed by your doctor or recommendations contained in this leaflet. The recommended daily dose for adults: 1 tablet (7.5 mg). The tablet drink plenty of water or other liquid, taken with a meal. The tablet can be separated in order to facilitate the swallowing. Do not exceed the maximum daily dose - 7.5 mg. Do not take more than 7 days without consulting a doctor.