Moilec 7.5mg x 30 tablets

Gedeon Richter


£16.99 £25.00




Meloxicam is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug contained in Moilec 7.5 mg. The drug is indicated for the relief of muscle and osteoarticular pains in the course of degenerative and rheumatoid 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:

The active substance in Moilec 7.5 mg is meloxicam. It is classified as a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug, meloxicam has anti-inflammatory, analgesic and antipyretic properties. The anti-inflammatory activity of meloxicam is based on the preferential inhibition of COX-2 cyclooxygenase over COX-1.

Application:
Moilec 7.5 mg indicated for use in the treatment of osteoarticular and muscular pain in the course of rheumatoid and degenerative joint diseases. It can be used for a short time in the treatment of exacerbations of symptoms of rheumatoid diseases - rheumatoid arthritis, juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, 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 during pregnancy and breastfeeding: in the first and second trimester, the doctor may prescribe the drug, but only if absolutely necessary (in the third trimester, the use of the drug is contraindicated). It is not recommended to take the drug while breastfeeding. If you experience visual disturbances, drowsiness, dizziness or other central nervous system disorders after taking the drug, you should not drive or operate machinery. The drug contains lactose - people with known intolerance to some sugars must discuss the possibility of using the drug with their doctor.

Contraindications:
Do not use in case of hypersensitivity to any component of the drug, as well as to aspirin and other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs. Do not use in the third trimester of pregnancy. Do not use in children and adolescents under 16 years of age. Do not use if you have 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) after using 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 if in the past after treatment with non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs there were: bleeding from the stomach or intestines, perforation of the stomach or intestines. Do not use in the case of known peptic ulcer or bleeding from the stomach or intestines. 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 cases of severe liver dysfunction. Do not use in patients with severe renal insufficiency not undergoing dialysis. Do not use after recent bleeding in the brain (bleeding from the cerebral vessels). Do not use in case of any other bleeding. Do not use in case of severe heart failure. Do not use in the case of known intolerance to certain sugars. 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 cases of severe liver dysfunction. Do not use in patients with severe renal insufficiency not undergoing dialysis. Do not use after recent bleeding in the brain (bleeding from the cerebral vessels). Do not use in case of any other bleeding. Do not use in case of severe heart failure. Do not use in the case of known intolerance to certain sugars. 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 cases of severe liver dysfunction. Do not use in patients with severe renal insufficiency not undergoing dialysis. Do not use after recent bleeding in the brain (bleeding from the cerebral vessels). Do not use in case of any other bleeding. Do not use in case of severe heart failure. Do not use in the case of known intolerance to certain sugars. Do not use in patients with severe renal insufficiency not undergoing dialysis. Do not use after recent bleeding in the brain (bleeding from the cerebral vessels). Do not use in case of any other bleeding. Do not use in case of severe heart failure. Do not use in the case of known intolerance to certain sugars. Do not use in patients with severe renal insufficiency not undergoing dialysis. Do not use after recent bleeding in the brain (bleeding from the cerebral vessels). Do not use in case of any other bleeding. Do not use in case of severe heart failure. Do not use in the case of known intolerance to certain sugars.

Side effects:
Some people may experience side effects while taking the drug. If you experience the following symptoms, stop taking this medicine and consult your doctor: any allergic (hypersensitivity) reaction - symptoms: skin reactions including itching (pruritus), blistering and peeling of the skin which may be potentially life-threatening (Stevens-Johnson syndrome). Johnson's syndrome and toxic epidermal necrolysis), soft tissue damage (mucosal lesions) or erythema multiforme (erythema multiforme is a severe allergic skin reaction causing spots, red or purple welts or blisters on the skin; it can also occur on the lips, eyes and others). wet parts of the body) swelling of the skin or mucous membranes (swelling around the eyes, face and lips, mouth or throat, which may cause difficulty in breathing, swelling of the ankles and legs (edema of the legs); shortness of breath or an asthma attack; hepatitis - symptoms: yellowing of the skin and eyeballs (jaundice); abdominal pain; loss of appetite; any side effects of the gastrointestinal tract - in particular: bleeding (causing tarry stools), gastrointestinal ulceration (causing stomach pain) - gastrointestinal bleeding, ulcer formation or perforation of the gastrointestinal tract may be severe and potentially fatal, especially in the elderly, if you have a history of any digestive disorders due to long-term use of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, consult your doctor immediately (especially in the elderly). If the use of this medicine causes visual disturbances, you should not drive or operate machinery. General side effects of NSAIDs: Taking NSAIDs may be associated with a small increase in the risk of obstruction of the arteries (arterial clots), e.g. heart attack or stroke (especially when taken in high doses and long-term). Edema, hypertension and cardiac failure have been reported in association with treatment with 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). Side effects reported with NSAIDs: nausea (feeling sick) and vomiting, loose stools (diarrhea), gas, constipation, indigestion (dyspepsia), abdominal pain, tarry stools due to gastrointestinal bleeding, bloody vomiting, ulcerative inflammation of the mouth, acute inflammation of the digestive tract (e.g. exacerbation of colitis or exacerbation of Crohn's disease). Gastritis has been reported less frequently. Side effects with meloxicam: very common: gastrointestinal disorders (indigestion (dyspepsia), nausea (feeling sick) and vomiting, abdominal pain, constipation, flatulence, loose stools (diarrhea); common: headache; uncommon: dizziness (feeling light-headed) Sudden swelling of the skin or mucous membranes (swelling around the eyes, face, lips, mouth or throat, possibly making it difficult to breathe (angioedema)), temporary disturbances in liver function tests (e.g. increased levels of liver enzymes) - your doctor can detect these changes by blood tests, abnormal kidney function laboratory tests rare: mood disorders, nightmares, blood count disturbances including: abnormal blood smear, decreased number of white blood cells, decreased number of platelets - may lead to an increased risk of infection and symptoms (bruising or nosebleeds), ringing in the ears (tinnitus sensation of heartbeat (palpitations), stomach or duodenal ulcer, inflammation of the esophagus the onset of asthma attacks (in people allergic to aspirin or other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs), 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 large intestine 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, shortness of breath and skin reactions (anaphylactic or anaphylactoidal), rashes caused by exposure to sunlight, heart failure has been reported with NSAID treatment, complete loss of certain types of white blood cells (agranulocytosis) - especially in patients who take meloxicam together with other medicines that have potential to suppress or destroy the bone marrow - this can cause sudden fever, pain throat infections, inflammation of the pancreas. Side effects caused by NSAIDs, but not yet seen 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 kidney (acute glomerular or papillary necrosis) , presence of protein in the urine (proteinuria nephrotic syndrome).

Dosage of Moilec 7.5 mg tablets:

Use as directed by your doctor or as directed on the leaflet. Recommended daily dose: one tablet. Maximum daily dose: 15 mg meloxicam (two tablets). In the case of people with renal insufficiency, do not exceed the dose of 7.5 mg meloxicam per day. The drug can be used as a continuation of therapy after an earlier visit to the doctor. Do not use the drug for more than 7 days without consulting a doctor. The tablet should be taken with a meal, washed down with water or other liquid.