Ecotrin 50 Tablets
Ecotrin Tablet is used for Fever, Pain, Rheumatic fever, Rheumatoid arthritis, Pericarditis, Kawasaki disease and other conditions.
- Ecotrin Tablet contains Aspirin as an active ingredient.
- Ecotrin Tablet works by suppressing the production of prostaglandins.
- Amdipharm Mercury Australia manufactures Ecotrin Tablet.
Ecotrin Tablet Uses
Ecotrin Tablet is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
- Rheumatic fever
- Rheumatoid arthritis
- Kawasaki disease
Ecotrin Tablet Working, Mechanism of Action and Pharmacology
Ecotrin Tablet improves the patient's condition by performing the following functions:
- Suppressing the production of prostaglandins.
Ecotrin Tablet - Composition and Active Ingredients
Ecotrin Tablet is composed of the following active ingredients (salts)
Ecotrin Tablet - Side-effects
The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Ecotrin Tablet. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious.
Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
- Angioneurotic edema
Ecotrin Tablet - Precautions & How to Use
Before using Ecotrin Tablet, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition.
Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
- Check the packaging to ensure that you take this medication as directed
- Heart disease
- High blood pressure
It is important that you continue to take this medcation even if you feel well
Ecotrin Tablet - Drug Interactions
If you use other drugs or over the counter products at the same time, the effects of Ecotrin Tablet may change. This may increase your risk for side-effects or cause your drug not to work properly. Tell your doctor about all the drugs, vitamins, and herbal supplements you are using, so that you doctor can help you prevent or manage drug interactions.
Ecotrin Tablet may interact with the following drugs and products:
Ecotrin Tablet - Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to Ecotrin Tablet is a contraindication. In addition, Ecotrin Tablet should not be used if you have the following conditions:
- Children or adolescents to control cold or influenza symptoms
- Dengue fever
- Kidney disease
- Reye's syndrome