oxicam


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ox·i·cam

(ok'sĭ-kam),
Shortened colloquial name for one of a group of NSAIDs; all members of that group's names end in the suffix "oxicam."
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Oxicam NSAIDs, allopurinol, azathioprine, Captopril, mexiletine.
Lornoxicam (chlortenoxicam), a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) of the oxicam class with analgesic, anti-inflammatory and antipyretic properties, is distinguished from established oxicams by a relatively short elimination half-life (3 to 5 hours), which may be advantageous from a tolerability standpoint.
5 mg/kg); an oxicam group NSAID were also administered subcutaneously.
Lornoxicam, an oxicam derivative, is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug, is a selective cyclooxygenase-1 and cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-1 and COX-2) inhibitor, and exhibits anti-inflammatory, analgesic, and antipyretic activities.
Meloxicam is chemically designated as 4- hydroxy-2-methyl- N -(5-methyl-2-thiazalyl)-2 H - 1,2-benzothiazine-3-carboxamide-1,1-dioxide and belongs to oxicam class of NSAIDs.
Meloxicam (C 14 H 13 N 3 O 4 S 2 ) belongs to Oxicam class of NSAID.
Meloxicam is chemically designated as 4-hydroxy-2-methyl- N - (5-methyl-2-thiazalyl)-2 H -1, 2-benzothiazine-3-carboxamide-1, 1-dioxide (BNF, 2003) and belongs to oxicam class of NSAIDs.
Riesgo de desarrollo de necrolisis epidermica toxica con el uso de medicamentos (6) Medicamento RR (95% IC) Sulfonamidas 172 (75-396) Clormezanona 62 (21-188) Aminopenicilinas 6,7 (2,5-18) Quinolonas 10 (2,6-38) Cefalosporinas 14 (3,2-59) Acetaminofeno 9,3 (3,9-22) Carbamacepina 90 (19-infinito) Fenobarbital 45 (19-108) Fenitoina 53 (11-infinito) Oxicam 72 (25-209) Alopurinol 52 (16-167) Corticoides 54 (23-124)
Meloxicam is an NSAID from oxicam group, it preferentially inhibit cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) with comparative to cyclooxygenase-1(COX-1) [3].
Lornoxicam is a new NSAID of the oxicam class with analgesic, anti-inflammatory and antipyretic properties which is available in oral and parenteral form.