the package insert of the medicine Ridaura 3 mg. Therapeutic class of Antiartriticos and Antireumáticos. Active principles Auranofina.
Ridaura 3 mg is indicated for rheumatoid arthritis, chronic, treatment, and prevention of injuries in the joints, reducing the inflammation, pain and loss of movement, in adults.
How to use?
Generally, the recommended dose of Ridaura is 6 mg, 2 tablets Ridaura 3 mg per day, administered in a single dose or 2 times per day, for a minimum period of 3 to 4 months. Treatment with Ridaura should be done according to medical indication.
Generally, the treatment with Ridaura should be combined with other scores, such as treatments with anti-inflammatory non steroids.
The tablets Ridaura should be administered along with a glass of water before or during meals.
What are the evils that can cause me?
Some of the side effects of Ridaura 3 mg include stomach pain or cramps, excess gas in the stomach or intestine, nausea, vomiting, constipation, heartburn, loss of appetite, hair loss, diarrhea, metallic taste, sores on tongue or mouth, mouth ulcers, itching, hives on the skin, purple spots, easy bleeding, sore eyes or eye changes blood in the urine, problems with their liver or kidneys, skin yellowish, count blood cells low, bleeding in the stomach or intestines, peptic ulcer disease, pulmonary inflammation or severe allergic reactions with symptoms such as swelling of your face, lips, mouth, or throat and difficulty breathing or swallowing.
in addition, Ridaura 3 mg can also cause increased sensitivity to sunlight, with symptoms such as hives, itching, redness or severe burns on the skin.
When should I not use?
Ridaura 3 mg is contraindicated to patients with problems or disease in the kidneys or liver, a history of allergies to other gold-containing medicines or heavy metals, a history of severe disturbances of blood or bone marrow, a history of skin diseases, chronic like eczema, dermatitis or hives, and for patients with allergy to any component of the formula.
Warnings and Precautions
what should I know before using?
Before you use Ridaura 3 mg, you should talk with your doctor if you want to use the medicine in children or adolescents under 16 years of age, are pregnant or breastfeeding, have a history of allergies to other medicines, foods, preservatives or dyes, have problems in the liver, kidneys or heart, inflammatory bowel disease, systemic lupus erythematosus, Sjogren’s syndrome, diabetes, arterial insufficiency, high or systemic sclerosis or if you are taking other medicines.
The treatment with Ridaura 3 mg should be started as soon as possible in accordance with medical indication, so it can be started before the disease causes changes to destructive permanent in the structures of the joints. In addition, during the treatment with Ridaura should be made a regular monitoring of patient response to treatment, being recommended to perform regular blood, liver, urine, and eyes.
The treatment with Ridaura should never be stopped without the knowledge of your doctor and the schedules, doses and duration of treatment should be strictly respected.
what to do if someone use a larger amount than is recommended?
In the case of taking excessive Ridaura 3 mg, you should go to the nearest hospital, taking the packaging or package insert for the drug.