the package insert of the medicine Clotan. Therapeutic class of Analgesic, anti-Inflammatory andAntipyretics. Active principles Acid Tolfenamico.
CLOTAN is indicated as an anti-inflammatory, analgesic and antipyretic.
When should I not use?
CLOTAN is contraindicated in cases of active peptic ulcer, and liver or kidney greatly reduced.
How to use?
Adults: 200 mg 3 times a day. The higher dose can be used during the first days of treatment. In prolonged treatments, many patients can get good results with lower dose. Children: A dosing schedule pediatric has not been established.
What are the evils that can cause me?
No accustomed side-severe or irreversible, has been reported. The following adverse reactions were observed: diarrhea, nausea, pain, stomach, vomiting, dyspepsia, exanthema, erythema, pruritus, urticaria. Dysuria light in the form of burning may occasionally occur, being more common in men, and is related to the concentration of a metabolite. The effect, probably, is due to a local irritation of the urethra. The increase in the consumption of liquid or reduction in dosage reduces the risk of burning. The following side effects were rarely reported: headache, vertigo, tremor, euphoria, fatigue, dyspnea, pulmonary infiltrates, bronchospasm and asthma attack. thrombocytopenia, hemolytic anemia, leukopenia, disorders, reversible liver function hepatitis toxic, sweat, flushing, edema, eczema, hematiuria, gastric ulcer, ulcer, esophageal, jaundice, aminotransferase increased, hiperestesia, amnesia, menstrual disorders, hypertonia, pain in the chest, weight loss, fever, allergy.
Warnings and Precautions
what should I know before using?
The security of CLOTAN during pregnancy has not been established, therefore its use, in this case, should be avoided. The acid tolfenâmico, such as other anti-inflammatory drugs, should be used with caution in patients with a history of ulcer gastrointestinal and liver and kidney function reduced.
what to do if someone use a larger amount than is recommended?
No symptoms of overdose have been demonstrated in humans. in cases where you need a treatment, this must be symptomatic. there is no specific antidote for the acid tolfenâmico.