Alefen 25 mg injection: Uses, Side effects, Dosage

Manufacturer: Prem pharma

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Trade name: Alefen

Strength: 25 mg per ml

Type: Injection

Active ingredient: Diclofenac

Category: Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID)

Pregnancy category: Diclofenac belongs to Australia therapeutic goods administration (TGA) pregnancy category: C And US FDA pregnancy category B in 1st and 2nd trimester and D in third trimester.

Uses: Alefen 25 mg injection is used to treat pain and inflammation in arthritis like osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis. It is also used to get relief from menstrual pain, migraines.

How to use: Alefen 25 mg injection is given by your doctor by intramuscular injection (IM) or intravenous infusion (IV).

Side Effects: Stomach pain, indigestion, heartburn, nausea or vomiting, headache, drowsiness, ringing in the ears.

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Dosage: The adult dose is 75 to 100 mg daily for two to three days.

Written by: : www.healthplus24.com team

Date last updated: February 18th, 2016