Generic Name: Meloxicam
Pharmacologically active constituents:
Loxicam 7.5mg Tablets:each tablet contains 7.5mg of meloxicam. Loxicam 15mg Tablets:each tablet contains 15mg of meloxicam.
PACKS: Plastic jars of 10,30 tablets.
Hospital packs of different sizes are available.
DESCRIPTION:Loxicam (meloxicam)is a non steroidal anti-inflammatory drug belongs to enolic acid group, it has shown anti-inflammatory, analgesic and antipyretic properties. The mode of action depends on the ability of Loxicam to inhibit the biosynthesis of prostaglandins ( known mediators of inflammation)
INDICATIONS: Loxicam is indicated for the treatment of:
- Symptomatic treatment of rheumatoid arthritis.
- Symptomatic treatment of painful
osteoarthritis(arthrosis, degenerative joint disease