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Etogesic T (400/150 mg) Tablet

Manufactured byZydus Cadila
ContainsEtodolac (400 mg) + Tolperisone (150 mg)
Description

Etogesic T (400/150 mg) Tablet is a combination medicine used in the treatment of pain, swelling, and inflammation in conditions such as osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, acute muscle spasms, low back pain, etc.

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Side effects

Major & minor side effects for Etogesic T (400/150 mg) Tablet

  • Excessive sweating
  • Abdominal pain
  • Nausea
  • Diarrhea
  • Dry mouth
  • Dizziness and Drowsiness
  • Shortness of breath
  • Blurred vision
  • Weakness
  • Skin rash
  • Excessive gas in stomach
  • Ringing or buzzing in the ears
  • Sneezing

Uses of Etogesic T (400/150 mg) Tablet

What is it prescribed for?

  • Muscle spasticity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Mild to Moderate pain
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Concerns

Commonly asked questions

  • How long does it take for this medicine to take effect?
    The amount of time required for this medicine to show its action is not clinically established.
  • How long do the effects of this medicine last?
    The amount of time for which this medicine remains active in the body is not clinically established.
  • Is it safe to consume alcohol while taking this medicine?
    Consumption of alcohol is not recommended while receiving this medicine due to the increased risk of gastrointestinal bleeding. Report any symptoms of bleeding such as coughing up blood or blood in the stools to the doctor immediately. Appropriate corrective measures or replacement with a suitable alternative may be required based on the clinical condition.
  • Is this a habit forming medicine?
    No habit-forming tendencies were reported.
  • Can this medicine be taken during pregnancy?
    This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.
  • Can this medicine be taken while breast-feeding?
    This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women since the safety and efficacy of use are not clinically established.

Allergy

This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a known allergy to etodolac, any other NSAIDs, tolperisone, or any other inactive ingredient present along with these medicines.

Myasthenia gravis

This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a known history of myasthenia gravis due to the increased risk of worsening of the patient's condition.

Asthma

This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with asthma caused by aspirin or other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs since it may worsen the patient's condition.

Gastrointestinal disorders

This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with gastrointestinal bleeding disorders or active peptic ulcers since it may worsen the patient's condition.

Heart surgery

This medicine is not recommended for use in relieving pain before or after a heart surgery due to the increased risk of severe adverse effects.
Warnings for special population

Pregnancy

This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.

Breast-feeding

This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women since the safety and efficacy of use are not clinically established.
General warnings

Skin rash

This medicine may cause serious skin allergies without any warnings. These events may be fatal in rare cases. Signs and symptoms like rashes, hives, fever, or other allergic symptoms should be reported to the doctor immediately. The treatment should be discontinued if these symptoms appear.

Elderly population

This medicine should be used with caution in elderly population due to an increase in the risk of undesired side effects. Close monitoring of kidney function and symptoms of bleeding is recommended for such patients. Appropriate dose adjustments may be required based on the clinical condition.

Missed Dose

If a dose of this medicine is missed, take the dose as soon as you remember it. If it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and take the next dose. Do not double the dose to make up for the missed one.

Overdose

Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose.
All drugs interact differently for person to person. You should check all the possible interactions with your doctor before starting any medicine.
Interaction with Alcohol

Description

N/A

Instructions

Consumption of alcohol is not recommended while receiving this medicine due to the increased risk of gastrointestinal bleeding. Report any symptoms of bleeding such as coughing up blood or blood in the stools to the doctor immediately. Appropriate corrective measures or replacement with a suitable alternative may be required based on the clinical condition.
Interaction with Medicine

Allopurinol

Ramipril

Warfarin

Ketorolac

Prednisolone

Probenecid

Methocarbamol

Tetracyclines

Disease interactions

Heart Disease

This medicine should be used with caution in patients with heart diseases due to the increase in the risk of fluid accumulation in the body. Inform the doctor if you have any heart diseases before receiving this medicine. The dose of the medicine may be reduced or an alternate treatment option may be considered based on the clinical condition.

Impaired kidney function

This medicine should be used with caution due to an increase in the risk of kidney injury. Close monitoring of kidney function is necessary while receiving this medicine. The dose of the medicine may be reduced or an alternate treatment option may be considered based on the clinical condition.

Impaired liver function

This medicine should be used with caution due to an increase in the risk of liver injury. Close monitoring of liver function is necessary while receiving this medicine. The dose of the medicine may be reduced or an alternate treatment option may be considered based on the clinical condition.
Food interactions
Information not available.
Lab interactions
Information not available.
Take this medicine exactly as prescribed by the doctor. Do not take in larger or smaller quantities than recommended. Consult the doctor if you experience any undesirable side effects. Ensure that the treatment course is completed. Do not stop the use of this medicine without consulting your doctor.
Miscelleneous

To be taken with food

To be taken as instructed by doctor

May cause sleepiness

How it works
Etodolac works by preventing the formation of chemical substances in the body which cause pain and swelling. Tolperisone relaxes the muscles and reduces the pain. The combination is thus effective in treating pain, swelling, and inflammation associated with muscle spasms and various musculoskeletal conditions.
Legal Status

Approved

Unknown

Unknown

Unknown

Classification

Category

Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents, Muscle relaxants

Schedule

Schedule H

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https://medlineplus.gov/druginfo/meds/a692015.html
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Information on this page was last updated on 29 Sep 2017

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