ETORNEXT TH 4MG TABLET has the following salts in its composition
1) Etodolac 2) Thiocolchicoside
Uses Of ETORNEXT TH 4MG TABLET
Etodolac is an anti-inflammatory medicine and not a steroid.
Etodolac is used to treat mild Fever, Pain or inflammation. It is specifically used in the reduction of Pains that are caused due to rheumatoid Arthritis and osteoArthritis.
Thiocolchicoside is used in muscles stiffness in spinal disease; muscle diseases; joint diseases; nerve diseases, rheumatoid Arthritis, Pain caused by non-articular rheumatism and other Pain>Muscle Pain conditions.
Side Effects Of ETORNEXT TH 4MG TABLET
Side Effects Of Salt: Etodolac
Dizziness, drowsiness, diarrhoea, stomach upset and nausea are the usual side effects.
This drug may increase blood pressure. BP has to be monitored regularly when using this medicine.
Please inform the doctor if you experience liver, kidney, weight loss, stiff neck and mood changes while using the medicine.
Commonly known side effects of thiocolchicoside include:
- Nausea, vomiting
- Slowed heart rate
Contraindications Of ETORNEXT TH 4MG TABLET
Contraindications Of Salt: Etodolac
- Pregnant women and nursing mothers are not advised to use this medicine.
- Etodolac should be avoided strictly by patients with the asthma problem.
Thiocolchicoside should be used with caution in medical conditions like photosensitivity reactions, pregnancy, lactation, children and diarrhoea.
Avoid use of Thiocolchicoside when patient is suffering from any of the following complications:
- Flaccid paralysis (weakness and reduced muscle tone)
- Muscular hypotonia (low muscle tone)
- Osteoarthritis (OA) is also known as degenerative joint disease, degenerative arthritis is a chronic condition that can harm any join. However, the most likely affected parts are knees, hips, lower back, and neck, small joints of the fingers, thumb and the big toes’ base.
Symptoms Treated With ETORNEXT TH 4MG TABLET
- Joint pain and stiffness are the major symptoms. Pain, decreased the range of movement, medication’s side-effects can further deteriorate the well-being. The decreased mobility due to OA in the knee or hip-joint can be a cause of diabetes, heart disease and high blood pressure.
Causes of diseases where ETORNEXT TH 4MG TABLET is used
- Aging and obesity are the most common causes, though there are many more reasons that can cause OA.
Worst Foods With ETORNEXT TH 4MG TABLET
What Are The Worst Foods For Osteoarthritis
Foods that make Osteoarthritis worse are:
- Refined carbohydrates
- Meat and Eggs
- Trans fats
Do's With Usage of ETORNEXT TH 4MG TABLET
What Are The Things One Should Do To Manage Osteoarthritis
To prevent or reduce Osteoarthritis, take care of the following:
- Manage a healthy weight
- Regular Exercise
- Avoid Joint Injuries
- Wear shoes with proper fitting, shock absorbing shoes
- Cool down after physical activities.
Dont's With Usage Of ETORNEXT TH 4MG TABLET
What Are The Things One Should Avoid To Manage Osteoarthritis
- Don’t bend knees past 90 degrees while doing half knee bends
- Avoid running on concrete.
Other Useful Tips With Usage OfETORNEXT TH 4MG TABLET
- Consume balanced diet
- Sleep Well
- Use hot and cold compresses for the affected joint to decrease pain, stiffness and swelling.