Flexivan

Aceclofenac
100 mg Tablet
Description:

Flexivan (A ceclofenac) is a non-steroidal drug with anti-inflammatory and analgesic properties. It is a potent inhibitor of the enzyme cyclooxygenase, which is involved in the production of prostaglandin. After oral administration, it is rapidly and completely absorbed an unchanged drug. Peak plasma concentration is achieved approximately 1.25 to 3.00 hours following ingestion. Aceclofenac penetrates into the synovial fluid, where the concentration is achieved approximately 57% of those in plasma.


  • Composition

    Each film coated tablet contains Aceclofenac BP 100 mg.
  • Indication

    It is indicated for the relief of pain and inflammation in osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis and ankylosing spondylitis.
  • Dosage & Administration

    Adults :Recommended dose is 100 mg, twice daily.

    Children : There are no clinical data on the use of Aceclofenac in children.

  • Contraindication

    Aceclofenac is contraindicated in patients with known hypersensitivity to it or in whom aspirin or NSAIDs precipitate attacks of asthma.
  • Precaution

    Caution should be exercised to patients with active or suspected peptic ulcer or gastro-intestinal bleeding when using Aceclofenac.
  • Side Effects

    Common side effects include- abdominal pain, dyspepsia, nausea, diarrhea. Dermatological complaints including pruritus & rash, abnormal hepatic enzyme levels and raised serum creatinine have occasionally been reported. The majority of side effects observed, have been reversible.
  • Drug Interaction

    Lithium and Digoxin : may increase plasma concentration of lithium and digoxin.

    Diuretics : may interact the activity of diuretics.

    Anticoagulants : may enhance the activity of anticoagulant.

    Methotrexate : may increase the plasma level of methotrexate.

  • Overdose

  • Pregnancy & Lactation

    The use of Aceclofenac should be avoided in pregnancy and lactation unless the potential benefits to the other outweigh the possible risks to the fetus.
  • Storage Condition

    keep in a dry place away from light and heat. Keep out of the reach of children.
  • How Supplied

    Each box contains 50 tablets in blister pack.