Treatment of acute pain, primary dysmenorrhea. Nimesulide should only be used as a second-line drug. The decision to prescribe Nimesulide should be made based on an assessment of all the risks for a particular patient.
Composition and form of release Remesulid
The active ingredient of the drug is nimesulide.
It is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory (NSAID) and antirheumatic pharmaceutical agent. It has anti-inflammatory, antipyretic and analgesic effects.
Remesulid is used to relieve acute pain. A drug is used for the symptomatic treatment of osteoarthritis with pain. Also Remesulid is indicated for women with primary dysmenorrhea.
It is forbidden to apply Remesulid to patients with hypersensitivity to it or to other NSAIDs, with exacerbation of duodenal / gastric ulcer, severe bleeding disorders, bleeding from the digestive tract, severe heart failure, gastrointestinal bleeding in the past, severe renal failure, liver failure.
Also, you should not use Remesulid if you suspect an acute surgical pathology.
Cannot be used concurrently with other drugs that can potentially cause hepatotoxic reactions.
Application during pregnancy and lactation
Remesulid is contraindicated during these periods.
Method of administration and dosage
Remesulid should be taken orally (by mouth) after meals, with a sufficient amount of liquid. Taking the pharmaceutical preparation is indicated one tablet twice a day (morning / evening).
The maximum duration of application of Remesulid is fifteen days.
In case of an overdose of Remesulid, symptoms such as drowsiness, nausea, apathy, lethargy, vomiting, arterial hypertension, and abdominal pain occur. It is also possible to develop acute renal failure, bleeding from the digestive tract, respiratory depression and coma.
There is no specific antidote. In case of an overdose in the first four hours, gastric lavage and the use of enterosorbents are indicated. The following shows the maintenance and symptomatic therapy. It also requires careful monitoring of liver and kidney function.
Side effects that may occur with the use of the pharmaceutical drug Remesulid include abdominal pain, dizziness, nervousness, blurred vision, shortness of breath, asthma attacks, anemia, various hypersensitivity reactions, arterial hypertension, nausea, tachycardia, malaise, headaches, vomiting, asthenia , hyperkalemia, drowsiness, nightmares, diarrhea, thrombocytopenia (decrease in the number of platelets), constipation, pancytopenia (decrease in the number of all blood cells), fear, purpura, renal failure, flatulence (bloating), itching, edema, hypothermia (decrease in temperature ), hyperhidrosis (excessive sweating), skin rashes, hot flashes, bronchospasm, jaundice, dyspepsia, erythema, interstitial nephritis, gastritis, dermatitis, stomatitis, angioedema, bleeding from the digestive tract, urticaria, oliguria, ulcer / gastric perforation hematuria (appearance of blood in the urine), erythema polyform, facial edema, hepatitis, dysuria, cholesta h, urinary retention (urinary retention), Stevens-Johnson syndrome.
If any undesirable reactions occur, the patient should stop taking this medication and contact his doctor.
Storage conditions and periods
Store Remesulid is required in places protected from light at temperatures below + 25 ° C.
The shelf life of Remesulid tablets is five years.