Moilec 7.5mg x 20 tablets, meloxicam

Gedeon Richter


£13.99 £20.00




Moilec 7.5 mg contains meloxicam. It is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug, which, due to its anti-inflammatory, analgesic and antipyretic effects, is indicated, among others, by in the case of degenerative joint diseases.

Composition of Moilec 7.5 mg:

Active substance: Meloxicam (Meloxicamum). One tablet contains 7.5 mg of meloxicam and excipients: lactose monohydrate, microcrystalline cellulose, colloidal anhydrous silica, magnesium stearate, sodium citrate, crospovidone.

Operation of Moilec 7.5 mg:

Indicated for use in relieving bone and joint pain and muscles in the course of rheumatoid and degenerative joint diseases - the medicinal product Moilec 7.5 mg. The active substance is meloxicam, which belongs to the group of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs. It has anti-inflammatory, analgesic and antipyretic properties. Meloxicam is anti-inflammatory by preferentially inhibiting COX-2 cyclooxygenase over COX-1.

Application:
Moilec 7.5 mg indicated for use in the course of degenerative and rheumatoid joint diseases for the treatment of osteoarticular and muscle pain. The drug can be used for short-term treatment of exacerbations of symptoms of rheumatoid diseases (rheumatoid arthritis, juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis).

Additional information:
Store the product out of reach of children at room temperature. It is recommended to protect against moisture and light. Use of the drug in the first and second trimesters: only on medical prescription. The use of the drug in the third trimester: contraindicated. Use of the drug during breastfeeding: not recommended. People who experience visual disturbances, somnolence, dizziness or other central nervous system disorders after taking the drug are not recommended to drive or operate machinery. The drug contains lactose, therefore in the case of people with known intolerance to certain sugars, it is recommended to consult a doctor before using the drug.

Contraindications:
Do not use in case of hypersensitivity to any component of the drug and to aspirin and other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs. Do not use when symptoms such as wheezing, tightness in the chest, shortness of breath (asthma), nasal congestion due to swelling of the nasal mucosa (nasal polyps), skin rash (urticaria) occur after taking aspirin or other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, sudden swelling of the skin or mucous membranes, e.g. swelling around the eyes, face, lips, mouth or throat, possibly causing difficulty in breathing. Do not use when in the past after using non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, bleeding from the stomach or intestines, perforation of the stomach or intestines. Do not use when peptic ulcer disease or bleeding from the stomach or intestines is diagnosed. Do not use if you have a history of gastrointestinal ulcer or gastrointestinal bleeding (ulcer or bleeding occurring at least twice). Do not use in the case of severe liver dysfunction, as well as in people not undergoing dialysis with severe renal failure. Do not use when there has been recent bleeding in the brain (cerebrovascular bleeding) or any other bleeding. Do not use in severe heart failure. Do not use with diagnosed intolerance to some sugars. Do not use in the third trimester of pregnancy. Do not use in children and adolescents under 16 years of age. Do not use in the case of severe liver dysfunction, as well as in people not undergoing dialysis with severe renal failure. Do not use when there has been recent bleeding in the brain (cerebrovascular bleeding) or any other bleeding. Do not use in severe heart failure. Do not use with diagnosed intolerance to some sugars. Do not use in the third trimester of pregnancy. Do not use in children and adolescents under 16 years of age. Do not use in the case of severe liver dysfunction, as well as in people not undergoing dialysis with severe renal failure. Do not use when there has been recent bleeding in the brain (cerebrovascular bleeding) or any other bleeding. Do not use in severe heart failure. Do not use with diagnosed intolerance to some sugars. Do not use in the third trimester of pregnancy. Do not use in children and adolescents under 16 years of age.

Side effects:
In some people, the use of the drug may be associated with the occurrence of side effects. Stop treatment and contact your doctor if you experience:
any side effects of the gastrointestinal tract (bleeding - causing tarry stools; gastrointestinal ulceration (causing abdominal pain) - gastrointestinal bleeding, ulcer formation or perforation of the gastrointestinal tract may be severe and potentially fatal, especially in the elderly if you have previously suffered from any digestive disorders due to long-term use of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, consult your doctor immediately (especially in the elderly). If your vision is disturbed, you should not drive or operate machinery. General side effects of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs): taking NSAIDs may be associated with a slightly increased risk of blockage of the arteries (arterial clots), e.g. heart attack or stroke (especially when taken in high doses and for a long time). Edema, hypertension and heart failure have been reported with the use of NSAIDs. The most frequently observed side effects concern the gastrointestinal tract (gastrointestinal disorders): gastric ulcer and duodenal ulcer, perforation of the intestinal wall or gastrointestinal bleeding (sometimes fatal, especially in the elderly). Adverse reactions reported with NSAIDs: nausea and vomiting, loose stools, gas, constipation, dyspepsia, abdominal pain, tarry stools due to gastrointestinal bleeding, haematemesis, ulcerative stomatitis, acute gastrointestinal inflammation (e.g. exacerbation of colitis or exacerbation of Crohn's disease). Less commonly: gastritis. Use of meloxicam - side effects: very common: gastrointestinal disorders (indigestion, nausea and vomiting, abdominal pain, constipation, flatulence, loose stools; common: headache; uncommon: dizziness (lightheadedness), dizziness or spinning sensation (vertigo), sleepiness, anemia (decrease in red blood pigment), increase in blood pressure, flushing (temporary redness of the face and neck), sodium and water retention, increased potassium levels (hyperkalaemia) - this can lead to such symptoms such as heart rhythm disturbances, palpitations, muscle weakness, belching, gastritis, gastrointestinal bleeding, inflammation of the oral mucosa, immediate allergic (hypersensitivity) reactions, itching, skin rash, swelling due to fluid retention, including: swelling of the ankles or legs (swelling of the lower limbs), sudden swelling of the skin or mucous membranes (swelling around the eyes, face, lips , mouth or throat, which may cause difficulty in breathing (angioedema)), temporary disturbances in liver function tests (e.g. increased levels of liver enzymes) - your doctor can detect these changes by blood tests, changes in kidney function laboratory tests; rare: mood disorders, nightmares, blood count disturbances including: abnormal blood smear, decrease in white blood cells, decrease in platelets - may lead to an increased risk of infection and symptoms (bruising or nosebleeds), ringing in the ears (tinnitus), feeling of heart beat (palpitations), stomach or duodenal ulcer, inflammation of the esophagus, new asthma attacks (in people allergic to aspirin or other NSAIDs), blistering or peeling of the skin ( Stevens-Johnson syndrome and toxic epidermal necrolysis), hives, visual disturbances (blurred vision, conjunctivitis (inflammation of the eyeball or eyelids)), inflammation of the colon very rare: skin blistering reactions and erythema multiforme, hepatitis, abdominal pain, loss of appetite, acute renal failure (especially in patients with risk factors: heart disease, diabetes or kidney disease), intestinal wall perforation; not known: confusional state, disorientation, breathlessness and skin reactions (anaphylactic or anaphylactoid), rashes due to exposure to sunlight, heart failure has been reported with NSAID treatment, complete loss of certain types of white blood cells - especially in patients who take meloxicam concomitantly with other potentially potentially harmful medicines. act to suppress or destroy the bone marrow - it can cause sudden fever, sore throat, infections, pancreatitis. Side effects with NSAIDs but not yet reported with meloxicam: acute renal failure due to changes in the structure of the kidneys: very rarely cases of nephritis (interstitial nephritis), death of certain cells within the kidneys (acute glomerular or papillary necrosis),

Dosage of Moilec 7.5 mg tablets:

The drug should be used according to the doctor's instructions or according to the instructions on the leaflet. The recommended daily dose: one tablet, with the maximum daily dose being 15 mg meloxicam (two tablets). People with renal insufficiency: do not exceed the dose of 7.5 mg meloxicam per day. The tablet should be taken with a meal, washed down with water or other liquid. The drug can be used as a continuation of therapy after an earlier visit to the doctor. Do not use for more than 7 days without consulting a doctor first.