It is about one remedy with a single dosage of the main component. The difference is solely form. All other criteria for indications, contraindications, side effects are considered identical.
The instructions for the drugs indicate that you can not use them during pregnancy, as this can cause certain negative aspects of the development of the fetus. Do not use drugs in pediatrics.
The difference between the funds lies in additional components. But, these components do not provoke an additional anti-inflammatory, antipyretic or other effect.
They differ in shape. Injections have a faster result of exposure, the dosage is minimized. But, you need the help of a specialist who could give injections at the appointed time. This provokes certain inconveniences.
The form in tablets is more convenient to use. But, the dosage of the drug may be more significant due to the fact that the bioavailability will not be as high as when injected.
To achieve a quick effect, Movalis is most often prescribed in injections. The same form is recommended if the patient is taking diuretics.
The instructions for the tablets indicate that they can be taken from the age of 15. Therefore, in the treatment of adolescents it is the form of tablets that is used. They are also prescribed if, during the treatment process, the patient cannot resort to intramuscular administration. Tablets are used by those patients who receive anticoagulants during the treatment (injections in this case are unacceptable because there is a high risk of developing intramuscular hematoma).
Movalis is considered a very effective non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug. It has proven itself in the treatment of various pathological inflammatory processes that occur in the body. Particularly relevant is the treatment of inflammation of the supporting apparatus. It has an additional selective effect, has a minimal spectrum of side effects compared to other means. It has a loyal value.
Available in various forms, the most popular are injections and pills. Which form to choose in a particular case, the attending physician decides. There is only one drug, but the mechanics of exposure are still different. Therefore, the general condition of the patient, the desired effect and the speed of its onset are evaluated.
Movalis in injections
Available in ampoules for intramuscular administration. The active ingredient is meloxicam (15 mg). The composition includes a number of additional components, including water for injection. The drug is non-steroidal, anti-inflammatory, consists of a group of oxycams. It has the effect of lowering the temperature, analgesic, anti-inflammatory property. The mechanism of action is based on the ability to inhibit the synthesis of prostaglandins, which act as a well-known inflammatory mediator.
After intramuscular administration, it is completely absorbed, bioavailability is almost 100%. Peak concentration in the body (in particular in plasma) after administration is achieved in an hour.
- Ankylosing spondylitis.
- Rheumatoid arthritis.
- Joint damage is degenerative.
- Pain syndrome for osteoarthritis, etc.
As for contraindications, the absence of the possibility of use with increased sensitivity to the components is indicated. When taking acetylsalicylic acid, symptoms of urticaria, bronchial asthma may occur, nasal polyps and even angioedema may form.
In case of serious pathologies of the intestine or stomach, the drug is recommended not to be prescribed, as in case of serious pathologies of the liver, kidneys. Not applicable in pediatrics, during pregnancy, at the time of breastfeeding. Before starting use, it is best to get a full consultation with your doctor.
Available in the form of tablets for oral use. The active ingredient is meloxicam (15 mg). The medicine is non-steroidal, belongs to the anti-inflammatory group. It has a fairly significant anti-inflammatory effect, analgesic and antipyretic effects on the body. Affects all standard types of inflammation. The action is targeted, provoked by inhibition of prostaglandin biosynthesis.
- Symptomatic treatment for rheumatoid arthritis.
- With ankylosing spondylitis.
As contraindications, the absence of the possibility of use up to 15 years is indicated . During pregnancy and lactation, the medicine is not used, as well as with severe violations of the liver and kidneys. With exacerbations of gastrointestinal diseases.
If the patient takes acetylsalicylic acid as the main drug, then Movalis is prohibited. The combination can cause angioedema, asthma attacks, the formation of polyps on the nasal mucosa, urticaria.