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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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Piroxicam (PX) (4-hydroxy-2-methyl-3-(pyrid-2-yl-carbamoyl)-2H-1, 2-benzothiazine 1,1-dioxide) is a non steroidal anti inflammatory drug [1], belonging to oxicam class of drug and is prototype of this group [2].
The European ongoing case-control surveillance of the SCAR (EuroSCAR) group used a case-control study to identify the drugs carrying a high risk of such reactions and found that they included sulfonamides, aromatic convulsants, allopurinol, oxicam nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, and nevirapine [53].
* Oxicam NSAIDs, allopurinol, azathioprine, Captopril, mexiletine.
In a study of 373 cases of TEN/SJS conducted by Mockenhaupt et al., the oxicam NSAIDs (piroxicam and tenoxicam) were shown to have the highest risk while the relative risk with diclofenac was low.
Corbini et al., "Synthesis, spectroscopic and DFT structural characterization of two novel ruthenium(III) oxicam complexes.
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.
In combination with chosen antibiotics, one single dose of Meloxicam (0.5 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.
Lornoxicam (LOR) is an NSAID of the oxicam class with analgesic, anti-inflammatory, and antipyretic properties.
Komine et al., "Simultaneous determination for oxicam non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs in human serum by liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry," Forensic Science International, vol.
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.