COMPREHENSIVE APPROACH TO TREATMENT OF PAIN IN OSTEOARTHROSIS USING XEFOCAM ( LORNOXICAM )


I.S. Dydykina, P.S. Dydykina

FSBI SRIR n.a. V.A. Nasonova RAMS
The article discusses the problem of comprehensive approach to the treatment of patients with osteoarthrosis (OA), the need for simultaneous use of drugs for the relief of pain and inflammation in the joints, and protracted use of chondroprotectors and orthopaedic appliances, physiotherapy and rehabilitation treatment. Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) are the drugs of choice in the treatment of pain in OA. Knowledge and observance of the fundamental principles when choosing NSAIDs allow to prevent the occurrence of major adverse reactions. Lornoxicam (Xefocam) is one of the modern NSAIDs with proven efficacy and safety for the treatment of patients with OA. The clinical case of patient with OA for a long time is presented.

About the Autors


I.S. Dydykina – PhD in Medical Sciences, Leading Researcher at the Laboratory on the study of safety of antirheumatic drugs FSBI SRIR n.a. V.A. Nasonova RAMS
P.S. Dydykina – postgraduate student at the FSBI SRIR n.a. V.A. Nasonova RAMS


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