Odontiflam Caplet is used for Toothache, Joint pain, Pain due to skeletal muscle, Headache, Ear pain, Periods pain and other conditions. Odontiflam Caplet may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Odontiflam Caplet contains Chlorzoxazone, Diclofenac and Paracetamol as active ingredients.
Odontiflam Caplet works by increasing the pain threshold and increases the blood flow across the skin, heat loss and sweating; depressing muscle reflexes; blocking the action of enzyme cyclooxygenase, which is required for the biosynthesis of prostaglandins;
Odontiflam is used to treat mild to moderate pain, or signs and symptoms of osteoarthritis or rheumatoid arthritis.
Odontiflam is also used to treat menstrual cramps.
Odontiflam Caplet Uses
Odontiflam Caplet is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
- Joint pain
- Pain due to skeletal muscle
- Ear pain
- Periods pain
- Muscle spasm
- Muscle pain
- Relief of the pain of osteoarthritis of knees and hands
- Odontiflam Caplet may also be used for purposes not listed here.
Before taking this medicine
Odontiflam may also cause stomach or intestinal bleeding, which can be fatal. These conditions can occur without warning while you are using Odontiflam, especially in older adults.
You should not use Odontiflam if you are allergic to diclofenac, paracetamol, or chlorzaxazone or if you have ever had an asthma attack or severe allergic reaction after taking aspirin or an NSAID.
To make sure Odontiflam is safe for you, tell your doctor if you have:
- heart disease, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, diabetes, or if you smoke;
- a history of heart attack, stroke, or blood clot;
- a history of stomach ulcers or bleeding;
- liver or kidney disease;
- fluid retention.
Taking Odontiflam during the last 3 months of pregnancy may harm the unborn baby. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant.
It is not known whether diclofenac passes into breast milk or if it could harm a nursing baby. You should not breast-feed while using this medicine.