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Dolonex DT Tablet

PFIZER LTD
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145
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Dolonex DT Tablet

PFIZER LTD
*Estimated Price
145
Buy from Netmeds

About Dolonex DT Tablet

Dolonex DT Tablet is an anti-inflammatory drug used to reduce inflammation in arthritis patients. It also helps with joint pain, redness & swelling, spondylitis, Gout etc. It contains Piroxicam 20 mg which is an NSAID (non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug) that reduces inflammation.

Uses Benefits and uses of Dolonex DT Tablet

Dolonex DT Tablet is generally used to treat inflammation in Arthritis as it is an NSAID but there are several other uses where it could be taken:-
  1. Arthritis
  2. Spondylitis
  3. Joint Pain
  4. Gout
  5. Postoperative Pain
  6. Rheumatoid Arthritis
  7. Osteoarthritis
  8. Redness
  9. Swelling
This is a non-exhaustive list and there might be other uses & benefits of the Dolonex DT Tablet as well. Please do not take this medicine because someone has taken it with similar symptoms. Please consult a physician or a specialist before using the drug.

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Side Effects List of side-effects of Dolonex DT Tablet

Apart from the uses of Dolonex DT Tablet, there could be certain side-effects associated with the drug. Please refer to the list below:-
  1. Stomach Ache
  2. Constipation
  3. Nausea
  4. Vomiting
  5. Blurred Vision
  6. Indigestion
  7. Dizziness
  8. Skin Rashes (hives, rashes, boils etc.)
  9. Flatulence
  10. Diarrhea
While some symptoms could be common, there are a few rare symptoms. If you feel any symptom (whether or not it is mentioned in the above list), please consult a doctor instantly. Also, consult the doctor if you have blurred vision or rashes. The above list may not be exhaustive and please report if you have any other symptoms. These symptoms become more prominent when one is prone to a longer use.

Composition and Dosage Dosage and Composition of Dolonex DT Tablet

Dolonex DT Tablet is made from Piroxicam (20 mg) that stops the release of prostaglandins by certain enzymes. Prostaglandins cause inflammation, redness & swelling of the body and joints. Piroxicam is an NSAID (non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug)

Dolonex DT Tablet should be used in prescribed quantity by the doctor. It is advised to take this medicine with food or immediately after food. The effect should start in 30 minutes and it may last up to 6 hours.

You can buy Dolonex DT Tablet from a local pharmacy & there are many generic variants such as Pirox 20mg from Cipla, Doloswift 20mg, Rox 20mg, Oxicam 20mg etc. available as well. The drug is considered slightly expensive by popular opinion. It comes in a strip of 15 tablets and it can be used by referring to the prescription. Please check the expiry of the package. It is manufactured by Pfizer Ltd.

How to use Dolonex DT Tablet? - Swallow the tablet in one go and do not chew it. Use the dosage as suggested by a doctor.

Expert Advice Expert advice on Dolonex DT Tablet

  • How does it work? Piroxicam blocks the action of Cyclo-Oxygenase enzyme that produces prostaglandin, which further is the cause of inflammation, swelling and pain in body esp. joints.
  • Patients with Kidney & liver disease must take doctor's advice before consuming Dolonex DT Tablet.
  • If pain is not relieved within 30 minutes to 1 hour of use, please talk to a doctor for an alternative solution
  • Do not take this medicine on the advice of a friend or family. Similarly, do not give this medicine to someone you feel has the same symptoms.
  • Always check for expiry on the package or with the pharmacist before buying the medicine
  • Store Dolonex DT Tablet at room temperature & avoid direct exposure to heat & sunlight
  • As Dolonex DT Tablet is also an NSAID, please do not mix it along with other common medicines with such Combiflam etc.
  • Dolonex DT Tablet  is not the cure for a problem but only provides temporary relief from certain symptoms
  • Especially for women, please talk to a gynaecologist if you are planning to conceive, or currently lactating or going through fertility treatment.
  • Taking Dolonex DT Tablet while on empty stomach may cause acid reflux
  • Dolonex DT Tablet has several uses & side effects, users are advised to reach the article thoroughly to avoid jumping to conclusions

Precautions Precautions and drug interaction of Dolonex DT Tablet

Before using Dolonex DT Tablet, please consult a doctor especially if you have any of the following contraindications & conditions:-
  • Allergic to Dolonex DT Tablet or any of its components
  • Liver or Kidney Disease
  • Asthma or other breathing problems
  • It is not recommended for children (<12 years) & Neonates. Please keep it out of reach from them
  • Hypersensitivity
  • Pregnancy
  • Abdominal Bleeding
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Stroke
  • Hight Blood Pressure
  • Elderly patient
  • Hight Cholesterol
  • Lactation
Dolonex DT Tablet Drug Interactions
  • Alcohol
  • Losartan
  • Warfarin
This is a non-exhaustive list of drug interactions and conditions that might interfere with Dolonex DT Tablet. Before taking this drug, inform your doctor about all your present medications.
Keep the following precautions in mind as well:-
  • Complete the course of treatment suggested by doctor
  • It can raise risks for blood clotting, stroke and heart attack and stroke
  • Consult your doctor if you feel numbness or tingling sensation
  • If you operate heavy machinery, using this medicine might make you drowsy or blur your vision. Please do not continue to operate if you feel these symptoms
  • Dolonex can cause gastrointestinal bleeding due to prolonged use. Aged people are more likely to have this side effect
  • Dolonex might impair fertility in women and should be used upon proper administration

FAQs Commonly asked question on Dolonex DT Tablet

1. I missed a dose of Dolonex DT Tablet, what should I do?
If you have missed a dose by chance, try to use it as soon as possible when you notice. However, if the time is closer to your next dosage, simply skip the medicine. In such cases, try not to take a double dosage. 

2. I overdosed on the prescribed quantity of Dolonex DT Tablet, what should I do?
If you feel that you might have used more than the prescribed quantity of Dolonex DT Tablet, please talk to a physician immediately. Consuming more than prescribed quantity might cause serious side-effects. 

3. Can Dolonex DT Tablet be used along with alcohol?
Consumption of alcohol is not recommended when on Dolonex DT Tablet. The interaction of this medicine & alcohol might increase the risk of side effects and may cause excessive drowsiness & fatigue. In any case, do not take more than three glasses a day.

4. Can Dolonex DT Tablet be used during Pregnancy or Breastfeeding?
Not recommended. You must consult a gynecologist for more details before consuming the medicine. Pregnant women & lactating women can weigh the pros & cons of the drug with the help of a doctor before it is used.

5. Can I drive while using Dolonex DT Tablet?
Not recommendedDolonex DT Tablet might make you feel drowsy & calm. It can also impair thinking temporarily. Moreover, it might also cause blurred vision. It is considered unsafe to drive when you feel such symptoms.

6. Is using Dolonex DT Tablet addictive?
Addictive medicines are usually classified as schedule H or X in India and schedule 2-5 in US. Please read the package information carefully.

7. I took an expired dose of the medicine. What should I do?
Taking 1 expired dose of Dolonex DT Tablet might not be harmful but please discuss this with your physician about the same to be on a safe side.

8. Can using Dolonex DT Tablet provide relief from Cold?
Not really. Dolonex DT Tablet helps in conditions related to joint pain and stiffness and if you want a medicine for Cold you can consider other drugs.

9. Can I use Dolonex DT Tablet in relieving toothache?
No Dolonex DT tablet does not help in relieving toothache. It is majorly used for osteoarthritis, joint pains, gout etc.

10. How does using Dolonex DT Tablet helps with migraines?
Dolonex DT Tablet does not help with migraines. 

11. Can using Dolonex DT Tablet cause upset stomach?
Yes, Dolonex DT tablet can cause upset stomach and diarrhea. If you face any side effect, please consult your doctor immediately.

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Customer Review Patient reviews on Dolonex DT Tablet

Dolonex DT Tablet is an effective medicine for arthritis and I am taking it for 3 months now.
I have experienced frequent loose motion (diarrhea) so I have stopped taking the medicine.
My doctor prescribed me Dolonex DT Tablet and so far it has been okay.

About Author

The above medicine data is written by Dr. Pratik Kumar. It is edited, updated and maintained by JustDoc Quality Team. If you have any queries regarding the data, please email us at doctors@justdoc.com. Read about our Medical Team here.

Dolonex DT Tablet is available in 100+ cities in India

Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, Chennai, Kolkata, Surat, Pune, Jaipur, Lucknow, Kanpur, Nagpur, Visakhapatnam, Indore, Thane, Bhopal, Pimpri-Chinchwad, Patna, Vadodara, Ghaziabad, Ludhiana, Coimbatore, Agra, Madurai, Nashik, Faridabad, Meerut, Rajkot, Kalyan-Dombivali, Vasai-Virar, Varanasi, Srinagar, Aurangabad, Dhanbad, Amritsar, Navi Mumbai, Allahabad, Ranchi, Howrah (city area), Jabalpur, Gwalior, Vijayawada, Jodhpur, Raipur, Kota, Guwahati, Chandigarh, Solapur, Hubballi-Dharwad, Tiruchirappalli, Tiruppur, Moradabad, Mysore, Bareily, Gurgaon, Aligarh, Jalandhar, Bhubaneswar, Salem, Mira-Bhayandar, Warangal, Thiruvananthapuram, Guntur, Bhiwandi, Saharanpur, Gorakhpur, Bikaner, Amravati, Noida, Jamshedpur, Bhilai, Cuttack, Firozabad, Kochi, Nellore, Bhavnagar, Dehradun, Durgapur, Asansol, Nanded, Kolhapur, Ajmer, Akola, Gulbarga, Jamnagar, Ujjain, Loni, Siliguri, Jhansi, Ulhasnagar, Jammu, Secunderabad, Mangalore, Erode, Belgaum, Ambattur, Tirunelveli, Malegaon
Information on this page was last updated on - Tue, Mar 20 2018

Disclaimer
The above information is collected by experts on JustDoc.com for Dolonex DT Tablet. This information is accurate, complete & up-to-date to the best of knowledge & understanding of a medical professional. Please do not use this information as a substitute for professional medical advice or treatment. JustDoc doesn't guarantee the accuracy & exhaustiveness of the above-mentioned information about Dolonex DT Tablet. Users are recommended to visit a physician or consult a doctor on justdoc.com for a professional opinion about your condition.

About Dolonex DT Tablet

Dolonex DT Tablet is an anti-inflammatory drug used to reduce inflammation in arthritis patients. It also helps with joint pain, redness & swelling, spondylitis, Gout etc. It contains Piroxicam 20 mg which is an NSAID (non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug) that reduces inflammation.

Uses Benefits and uses of Dolonex DT Tablet

Dolonex DT Tablet is generally used to treat inflammation in Arthritis as it is an NSAID but there are several other uses where it could be taken:-
  1. Arthritis
  2. Spondylitis
  3. Joint Pain
  4. Gout
  5. Postoperative Pain
  6. Rheumatoid Arthritis
  7. Osteoarthritis
  8. Redness
  9. Swelling
This is a non-exhaustive list and there might be other uses & benefits of the Dolonex DT Tablet as well. Please do not take this medicine because someone has taken it with similar symptoms. Please consult a physician or a specialist before using the drug.

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Confused or uncertain about the effect of your medicine?

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Side Effects List of side-effects of Dolonex DT Tablet

Apart from the uses of Dolonex DT Tablet, there could be certain side-effects associated with the drug. Please refer to the list below:-
  1. Stomach Ache
  2. Constipation
  3. Nausea
  4. Vomiting
  5. Blurred Vision
  6. Indigestion
  7. Dizziness
  8. Skin Rashes (hives, rashes, boils etc.)
  9. Flatulence
  10. Diarrhea
While some symptoms could be common, there are a few rare symptoms. If you feel any symptom (whether or not it is mentioned in the above list), please consult a doctor instantly. Also, consult the doctor if you have blurred vision or rashes. The above list may not be exhaustive and please report if you have any other symptoms. These symptoms become more prominent when one is prone to a longer use.

Composition and Dosage Dosage and Composition of Dolonex DT Tablet

Dolonex DT Tablet is made from Piroxicam (20 mg) that stops the release of prostaglandins by certain enzymes. Prostaglandins cause inflammation, redness & swelling of the body and joints. Piroxicam is an NSAID (non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug)

Dolonex DT Tablet should be used in prescribed quantity by the doctor. It is advised to take this medicine with food or immediately after food. The effect should start in 30 minutes and it may last up to 6 hours.

You can buy Dolonex DT Tablet from a local pharmacy & there are many generic variants such as Pirox 20mg from Cipla, Doloswift 20mg, Rox 20mg, Oxicam 20mg etc. available as well. The drug is considered slightly expensive by popular opinion. It comes in a strip of 15 tablets and it can be used by referring to the prescription. Please check the expiry of the package. It is manufactured by Pfizer Ltd.

How to use Dolonex DT Tablet? - Swallow the tablet in one go and do not chew it. Use the dosage as suggested by a doctor.

Expert Advice Expert advice on Dolonex DT Tablet

  • How does it work? Piroxicam blocks the action of Cyclo-Oxygenase enzyme that produces prostaglandin, which further is the cause of inflammation, swelling and pain in body esp. joints.
  • Patients with Kidney & liver disease must take doctor's advice before consuming Dolonex DT Tablet.
  • If pain is not relieved within 30 minutes to 1 hour of use, please talk to a doctor for an alternative solution
  • Do not take this medicine on the advice of a friend or family. Similarly, do not give this medicine to someone you feel has the same symptoms.
  • Always check for expiry on the package or with the pharmacist before buying the medicine
  • Store Dolonex DT Tablet at room temperature & avoid direct exposure to heat & sunlight
  • As Dolonex DT Tablet is also an NSAID, please do not mix it along with other common medicines with such Combiflam etc.
  • Dolonex DT Tablet  is not the cure for a problem but only provides temporary relief from certain symptoms
  • Especially for women, please talk to a gynaecologist if you are planning to conceive, or currently lactating or going through fertility treatment.
  • Taking Dolonex DT Tablet while on empty stomach may cause acid reflux
  • Dolonex DT Tablet has several uses & side effects, users are advised to reach the article thoroughly to avoid jumping to conclusions

Precautions Precautions and drug interaction of Dolonex DT Tablet

Before using Dolonex DT Tablet, please consult a doctor especially if you have any of the following contraindications & conditions:-
  • Allergic to Dolonex DT Tablet or any of its components
  • Liver or Kidney Disease
  • Asthma or other breathing problems
  • It is not recommended for children (<12 years) & Neonates. Please keep it out of reach from them
  • Hypersensitivity
  • Pregnancy
  • Abdominal Bleeding
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Stroke
  • Hight Blood Pressure
  • Elderly patient
  • Hight Cholesterol
  • Lactation
Dolonex DT Tablet Drug Interactions
  • Alcohol
  • Losartan
  • Warfarin
This is a non-exhaustive list of drug interactions and conditions that might interfere with Dolonex DT Tablet. Before taking this drug, inform your doctor about all your present medications.
Keep the following precautions in mind as well:-
  • Complete the course of treatment suggested by doctor
  • It can raise risks for blood clotting, stroke and heart attack and stroke
  • Consult your doctor if you feel numbness or tingling sensation
  • If you operate heavy machinery, using this medicine might make you drowsy or blur your vision. Please do not continue to operate if you feel these symptoms
  • Dolonex can cause gastrointestinal bleeding due to prolonged use. Aged people are more likely to have this side effect
  • Dolonex might impair fertility in women and should be used upon proper administration

FAQs Commonly asked question on Dolonex DT Tablet

1. I missed a dose of Dolonex DT Tablet, what should I do?
If you have missed a dose by chance, try to use it as soon as possible when you notice. However, if the time is closer to your next dosage, simply skip the medicine. In such cases, try not to take a double dosage. 

2. I overdosed on the prescribed quantity of Dolonex DT Tablet, what should I do?
If you feel that you might have used more than the prescribed quantity of Dolonex DT Tablet, please talk to a physician immediately. Consuming more than prescribed quantity might cause serious side-effects. 

3. Can Dolonex DT Tablet be used along with alcohol?
Consumption of alcohol is not recommended when on Dolonex DT Tablet. The interaction of this medicine & alcohol might increase the risk of side effects and may cause excessive drowsiness & fatigue. In any case, do not take more than three glasses a day.

4. Can Dolonex DT Tablet be used during Pregnancy or Breastfeeding?
Not recommended. You must consult a gynecologist for more details before consuming the medicine. Pregnant women & lactating women can weigh the pros & cons of the drug with the help of a doctor before it is used.

5. Can I drive while using Dolonex DT Tablet?
Not recommendedDolonex DT Tablet might make you feel drowsy & calm. It can also impair thinking temporarily. Moreover, it might also cause blurred vision. It is considered unsafe to drive when you feel such symptoms.

6. Is using Dolonex DT Tablet addictive?
Addictive medicines are usually classified as schedule H or X in India and schedule 2-5 in US. Please read the package information carefully.

7. I took an expired dose of the medicine. What should I do?
Taking 1 expired dose of Dolonex DT Tablet might not be harmful but please discuss this with your physician about the same to be on a safe side.

8. Can using Dolonex DT Tablet provide relief from Cold?
Not really. Dolonex DT Tablet helps in conditions related to joint pain and stiffness and if you want a medicine for Cold you can consider other drugs.

9. Can I use Dolonex DT Tablet in relieving toothache?
No Dolonex DT tablet does not help in relieving toothache. It is majorly used for osteoarthritis, joint pains, gout etc.

10. How does using Dolonex DT Tablet helps with migraines?
Dolonex DT Tablet does not help with migraines. 

11. Can using Dolonex DT Tablet cause upset stomach?
Yes, Dolonex DT tablet can cause upset stomach and diarrhea. If you face any side effect, please consult your doctor immediately.

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Customer Review Patient reviews on Dolonex DT Tablet

Dolonex DT Tablet is an effective medicine for arthritis and I am taking it for 3 months now.
I have experienced frequent loose motion (diarrhea) so I have stopped taking the medicine.
My doctor prescribed me Dolonex DT Tablet and so far it has been okay.

About Author

The above medicine data is written by Dr. Pratik Kumar. It is edited, updated and maintained by JustDoc Quality Team. If you have any queries regarding the data, please email us at doctors@justdoc.com. Read about our Medical Team here.

Buy Dolonex DT Tablet in 100+ cities in India

Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, Chennai, Kolkata, Surat, Pune, Jaipur, Lucknow, Kanpur, Nagpur, Visakhapatnam, Indore, Thane, Bhopal, Pimpri-Chinchwad, Patna, Vadodara, Ghaziabad, Ludhiana, Coimbatore, Agra, Madurai, Nashik, Faridabad, Meerut, Rajkot, Kalyan-Dombivali, Vasai-Virar, Varanasi, Srinagar, Aurangabad, Dhanbad, Amritsar, Navi Mumbai, Allahabad, Ranchi, Howrah (city area), Jabalpur, Gwalior, Vijayawada, Jodhpur, Raipur, Kota, Guwahati, Chandigarh, Solapur, Hubballi-Dharwad, Tiruchirappalli, Tiruppur, Moradabad, Mysore, Bareily, Gurgaon, Aligarh, Jalandhar, Bhubaneswar, Salem, Mira-Bhayandar, Warangal, Thiruvananthapuram, Guntur, Bhiwandi, Saharanpur, Gorakhpur, Bikaner, Amravati, Noida, Jamshedpur, Bhilai, Cuttack, Firozabad, Kochi, Nellore, Bhavnagar, Dehradun, Durgapur, Asansol, Nanded, Kolhapur, Ajmer, Akola, Gulbarga, Jamnagar, Ujjain, Loni, Siliguri, Jhansi, Ulhasnagar, Jammu, Secunderabad, Mangalore, Erode, Belgaum, Ambattur, Tirunelveli, Malegaon
Information on this page was last updated on - Tue, Mar 20 2018

Disclaimer
The above information is collected by experts on JustDoc.com for Dolonex DT Tablet. This information is accurate, complete & up-to-date to the best of knowledge & understanding of a medical professional. Please do not use this information as a substitute for professional medical advice or treatment. JustDoc doesn't guarantee the accuracy & exhaustiveness of the above-mentioned information about Dolonex DT Tablet. Users are recommended to visit a physician or consult a doctor on justdoc.com for a professional opinion about your condition.

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