Voveran SR 100 mg
Voveran 100 MG Tablet SR is a painkiller used to relieve pain and swelling associated with osteoarthritis (tender and painful joints due to wear down of protective cartilage between the ends of the bones), rheumatoid arthritis (a type of arthritis affecting the small joints of the body), ankylosing spondylitis (pain and stiffness of bones of the spine), low back pain, neck pain, etc.
Voveran 100 MG Tablet SR is also used in the treatment of post-operative pain. It blocks the formation of chemical substances in your body that cause swelling and pain.
Voveran 100 MG Tablet SR shows side effects like nausea, headache, stomach pain, and diarrhoea. Most of these side effects do not require medical attention and resolve with time. However, if any of these side effects persist or worsen, consult your doctor at the earliest. Inform your doctor if you have known allergies to this medicine.
Voveran 100 MG Tablet SR may cause dizziness, drowsiness or visual disturbances. Maintain caution while driving vehicles or doing anything that requires concentration if you take this medicine. Avoid consuming alcohol while taking this medicine as it can cause excessive drowsiness and increase your risk of stomach problems.
Voveran 100 MG Tablet SR should be taken with food or milk to prevent an upset stomach. Your doctor will decide the dose and duration of this medicine based on the severity and location of the pain. Your doctor may regularly monitor your kidney function, liver function and levels of blood components if you are taking this medicine for the long term.
Voveran 100 MG Tablet SR can interact with other medications. Therefore, share your entire medical history (problems related to heart, liver, kidney, blood clotting, etc) with your doctor. Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or are breastfeeding before taking this medicine.
List of substitutes for Voveran 100 MG Tablet SR
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Major & minor side effects for Voveran 100 MG Tablet SR
Nausea and vomiting
Ringing or buzzing in the ears
Uses of Voveran 100 MG Tablet SR
What is it prescribed for?
Rheumatoid arthritis is an autoimmune joint disorder in which the immune system of your body targets the small joints and damages them. It is characterized by swelling, pain, and stiffness of joints. Voveran 100 MG Tablet SR is used to reduce the pain and swelling associated with this condition.
Osteoarthritis is a joint disorder characterized by tender and painful joints. It occurs when the protective cartilage that acts as a cushion between two ends of bones wears down. Voveran 100 MG Tablet SR is used to reduce the pain and swelling associated with this condition.
Ankylosing spondylitis is a painful condition that occurs when bones of the vertebra (the small bones of the spine) fuse together leading to stiffness, pain, and alteration in body posture. Voveran 100 MG Tablet SR is used to treat the pain associated with this condition.
Dysmenorrhea or menstrual cramp is the pain that occurs just before the periods and stays for few days. Voveran 100 MG Tablet SR is used to relieve excessive pain and cramps associated with menstruation.
Mild to moderate pain
Voveran 100 MG Tablet SR may be used to treat mild to moderate pain associated with muscle spasms, lower back pain, neck pain, headache, tendonitis (swelling and pain of the connective tissue of bones and muscles), bursitis (swelling of small fluid-filled sacs near joints that provides lubrication and reduces friction between the bones), surgeries, etc.
Gout is a condition where excess uric acid crystallises and deposits in the joints leading to pain and inflammation. Voveran 100 MG Tablet SR may be used to treat pain associated with gout.
When not to use?
Avoid taking Voveran 100 MG Tablet SR if you have a known allergy to this medicine. Seek medical attention if you come across any allergic reactions such as a skin rash, hives (itchy, painful eruptions that sting), swelling (face, lips, tongue, etc.), breathing difficulty, etc.
A peptic ulcer is an open sore that occurs on the inner lining of your stomach and the upper region of your small intestine. Voveran 100 MG Tablet SR is not recommended for use if you have peptic ulcer problem, as it may cause stomach bleeding and worsen your condition.
Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery (CABG)
Coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) is a surgical procedure that diverts the blood from narrowed or blocked vessels in your heart to improve its blood supply. Voveran 100 MG Tablet SR is not recommended for use before, during, or after a coronary artery bypass graft surgery as it may cause heart failure.
Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs)-induced asthma is an allergic condition of the respiratory system that may occur after you take an NSAID (pain killer). These medicines narrow the airway and provoke mucous secretion in the airway, causing severe breathing difficulty. Voveran 100 MG Tablet SR is not recommended for use in this condition.
Warnings for special population
Voveran 100 MG Tablet SR is not recommended in pregnancy as it may cause miscarriage or may affect the development of the heart of your foetus.
Voveran 100 MG Tablet SR may pass into the breastmilk in small amounts. Inform your doctor if you are breastfeeding.
Stomach and intestinal toxicity
Voveran 100 MG Tablet SR may cause damage to the stomach and intestine, especially on prolonged use. This risk is specifically higher in people with a history of gastrointestinal diseases. Consult your doctor about the potential risks before taking this medicine.
Voveran 100 MG Tablet SR may cause skin allergies. Inform your doctor immediately if you develop signs and symptoms such as rashes, hives (itchy, painful eruptions that sting), or other allergic symptoms.
Voveran 100 MG Tablet SR may cause water retention (majorly in lower limbs). Your doctor may suggest tests to monitor your blood pressure, electrolyte levels, and heart function based on your clinical condition.
Driving or operating machinery
Voveran 100 MG Tablet SR may cause drowsiness or dizziness in some people. It is advised that you do not perform any activities such as driving vehicles or operating machines if you experience any of these symptoms during treatment with this medicine
Use in Elderly
Voveran 100 MG Tablet SR should be used with caution in elderly people due to the increased risk of kidney and liver impairment. Your doctor will generally start treatment with lower doses to check for your tolerance to this medicine. Your kidney and liver function may have to be closely monitored.
If you missed a dose of Voveran 100 MG Tablet SR take it as soon as you remember. Do not add it with your next dose to make up for a missed dose.
Never take more than the prescribed dose. If you suspect that you might have taken an overdose of Voveran 100 MG Tablet SR, seek immediate medical guidance.
All drugs interact differently for person to person. You should check all the possible interactions with your doctor before starting any medicine.
Interaction with Alcohol
Consumption of alcohol is not recommended while taking Voveran 100 MG Tablet SR due to the increased risk of side effects such as severe stomach and intestinal bleeding, dizziness, fatigue, weakness, rashes, nausea, joint pain, fever, jaundice, etc.
Interaction with Medicine
If you already have a kidney problem, using Voveran 100 MG Tablet SR for a prolonged period can potentially worsen the condition of your kidney. It is recommended that you get your kidney function monitored regularly as per your doctor’s guidance.
Receiving Voveran 100 MG Tablet SR for a prolonged period may increase the risk of a heart attack. Your doctor will periodically suggest tests to ensure the regular functioning of your heart.
Voveran 100 MG Tablet SR is broken down and gets converted into its active form for absorption in your body. If you have liver problems, accumulation of this medicine may take place in the liver leading to worsening of compromised liver and other undesirable effects.
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This is not an exhaustive list of possible drug interactions. You should consult your doctor about all the possible interactions of the drugs you’re taking.
Voveran 100 MG Tablet SR should be taken with food to avoid an upset stomach. Take it as per the dose and duration prescribed by your doctor.
Long-term use may lead to complications such as stomach bleeding and kidney problems. Do not drive vehicles or operate machines if you experience dizziness and drowsiness. Avoid alcohol consumption while on treatment with this medicine.
Inform your doctor if you have a known allergy to this medicine.
Your doctor may regularly monitor your kidney function, liver function, and levels of blood components if you are taking this medicine for long-term treatment.