Ketazon - Ketazon is a NSAID, refers to a group oxicams. This medication has anti-inflammatory, analgesic and antipyretic effect.
The mechanism of action associated with inhibition of the enzyme COX, which leads to inhibition of prostaglandin synthesis from arachidonic acid.
Piroxicam inhibits the aggregation of platelets. For systemic use this medicine reduces the pain syndrome.
When Ketazon used externally it weakens or suppresses inflammation and joint pain at rest and in motion, reduces morning stiffness and swelling of the joints, increases range of motion.
The analgesic effect occurs within 30 minutes after oral taking. Anti-inflammatory effect manifested by the end of the first week of treatment. After a single dose the effect lasts for 24 hours.
Indications: musculoskeletal and joint disorders, neuritis, neuralgia, gout, pain
Indications: musculoskeletal, joint, and peri-articular disorders, thrombophlebitis
Indications: gout, musculoskeletal and joint disorders, pain
Indications: fungal infections
Ketoconazole Tablets are indicated for the treatment of the following systemic fungal infections: candidiasis, chronic mucocutaneous candidiasis, oral thrush, candiduria, blastomycosis, coccidioidomycosis, histoplasmosis, chromomycosis, and paracoccidioidomycosis. Ketoconazole Tablets should not be used for fungal meningitis because it penetrates poorly into the cerebral-spinal fluid. Ketoconazole Tablets are also indicated for the treatment of patients with severe recalcitrant cutaneous dermatophyte infections who have not responded to topical therapy or oral griseofulvin, or who are unable to take griseofulvin. Topical treatment of tinea corporis, tinea cruris, tinea pedis, pityriasis versicolor & cutaneous candidiasis. Treatment & prevention of relapse of fungal skin infections eg dandruff, seborrhoeic dermatitis & pityriasis versicolor.
Treatment of acute or long-term use of rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis