Feldene is a perfect remedy in struggle against pain or inflammation caused by arthritis. Feldene effectiveness is in reducing hormones that cause inflammation and pain in the body. It is nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAIDs). Feldene is also known as Piroxicam, Dolonex.
Take Feldene tablets orally with food.
Do not crush or chew it.
Take Feldene at the same time with water for 2 weeks.
If you want to achieve most effective results do not stop taking Feldene suddenly.
Feldene Missing Dose
Do not take double dose. If you miss a dose you should take it as soon as you remember about your missing. If it is the time for the next dose you should continue your regular dosing schedule.
If you overdose Feldene and you don't feel good you should visit your doctor or health care provider immediately. Symptoms of Feldene overdosage: vomiting, stomach pain, feeling drowsy, coughing up blood, shallow breathing, fainting, coma, nausea, black or bloody stools.
Store below 30 degrees C (86 degrees F) away from moisture, light and heat. Keep container tightly closed. Throw away any unused medicine after the expiration date. Keep out of the reach of children.
Feldene More Info
Active Ingredient: Piroxicam.
Other Ingredients: Colloidal Silicon Dioxide, Corn Starch, D and C Yellow No 10, Fd and C Green No 3, Gelatin, Lactose, Magnesium Stearate, Povidone, Sodium Lauryl Sulfate, Titanium Dioxide,
Do not take Feldene if you are allergic to Feldene components.
Do not take Feldene if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant. Avoid breast-feeding.
Be careful with Feldene if you are taking a blood thinner such as warfarin Coumadin), lithium (Eskalith, Lithobid), methotrexate (Rheumatrex, Trexall), steroids (prednisone and others), aspirin or other NSAIDs (non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs) such as etodolac (Lodine), flurbiprofen (Ansaid), indomethacin (Indocin), ketoprofen (Orudis), ketorolac (Toradol), mefenamic acid (Ponstel), nabumetone (Relafen), naproxen (Aleve, Naprosyn), piroxicam (Feldene), and others, or an ACE inhibitor such as benazepril (Lotensin), captopril (Capoten), fosinopril (Monopril), enalapril (Vasotec), lisinopril (Prinivil, Zestril), ramipril (Altace), diuretics (water pills) such as furosemide (Lasix), meloxicam (Mobic).
Be careful with Feldene if you suffer from stroke, blood clot, heart disease, congestive heart failure, a history of stomach ulcers or bleeding, liver or kidney disease, asthma, polyps in your nose, a bleeding or blood clotting disorder, if you smoke, from heart attack, high blood pressure.
Avoid prolonged exposure to sunlight.
It can be dangerous to stop Feldene taking suddenly.