Rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, low back pain and other acute musculo-skeletal disorders such as frozen shoulder, tendinitis, tenosynovitis, bursitis, sprain, strain and dislocation, ankylosing spondylitis, acute gout, pain in orthopedics, dental and other minor surgery.
(in tablet form)
Enteric coated tablet: A total of 75-150 mg daily given in two or three divided doses.
Sustained release tablet: One tablet daily, taken whole with liquid, preferably during meal.
Suppository: 75-150 mg daily in divided doses.
Gel: Depending on the painful site to be treated, 2-4 g gel may be applied 3-4 times daily.
Enteric coated tablet: 1-3 mg/kg per day in divided doses.
Sustained release tablet: Not recommended.
Suppository: 1-3 mg/kg body weight in divided doses.
Manufacturer: Square Pharmaceuticals Ltd.