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Published by: Angelo Mangibn on Aug 20, 2008
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Generic Name: DynastatBrand name:
 Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs.
IIndicated for the short-term treatment of postoperative pain in adults.Parecoxib has not been studied in patients under 18 years. Therefore, its use is notrecommended in these patients.
NSAIDs inhibit cyclooxygenase (COX) enzymes, which are involved in thesynthesis of prostaglandins and thereby reduce pain and inflammation. Oral NSAIDs areused post-operatively but when patients are unable to tolerate oral medications or requirea faster onset of analgesia, parenteral administration may be preferred.
Contraindications:You have or have had any medical conditions, especially the following:
kidney or liver disease
heart problems, heart surgery, or othe blood vessel disease
heart attack 
high cholesterol levels
high blood pressure, heart failure or fluidretention
asthma or other allergic conditions
Skin problems with symptoms such asswelling, blistering, peeling, itching,reddening or some other abnormality.
Peptic ulcer (ie stomach or duodenalulcer), a recent history of one, or havehad peptic ulcers before.
Side Effects:
changes in blood pressure
dizziness or light-headedness due to low blood pressure
 back pain
a reduced sense of touch
stomach upset including nausea (feelingsick), vomiting, heartburn, indigestion,cramps
constipation, diarrhoea, pain in thestomach, wind
sore throat
inflammation and pain after a toothextraction
skin rash, including hives, raised red, itchyspots
 blistering and bleeding in the lips, eyes,mouth, nose and genitals
swelling, blistering or peeling of the skin,which may be accompanied by fever,chills, headache, sore throat,diarrhoea, aching joints and muscles
other signs of allergic reaction suchas wheezing, swelling of the face,lips, mouth, tongue or throat whichmay cause difficulty in swallowingor breathing
slow heart beat
severe or persistent headache, fever,stiff neck, sensitivity to light andvomiting
 bleeding or bruising more easily thannormal, reddish or purplish blotchesunder the skin
signs of anaemia, such as tiredness, being short of breath, and looking pale
unusual weight gain, swelling of ankles or legs
a change in the amount or frequencyof urine passed
infection of any wounds
chest pain or discomfort
Stock dose:
40mg by IM or IV injection, followed every 6 to 12 hours by 20mg or 40mg as required to a maximum of 80mg per day
Nursing responsibilities:1.You have any allergies to:
any other medicines including aspirin or other NSAID medicines, includingother Coxib medicines
any other substances, such as foods, preservatives or dyes
2.You are pregnant or intend to become pregnant
May affect your developing baby if taken during pregnancy. Use of DYNASTAT during pregnancy is not recommended.
3.You are breastfeeding or intend to breastfeed
It is not known whether DYNASTAT passes into breast milk or whether your  baby might be affected. Therefore, breastfeeding should be discontinuedduring treatment with DYNASTAT.
4.You are taking DYNASTAT together with any medicines used to treat highblood pressure and some other heart problems
such as
ACE inhibitors
angiotensin receptor antagonists
(also called fluid or water tablets).When taken together these medicines can cause kidney problems.
 5.You are a smoker,
or restrain from smoking
 6.You currently have an infection.
If you are given DYNASTAT while you have an infection, it may hide some of the signs of an infection.

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