Argesic - SA

Economed Pharmaceuticals | Argesic - SA (Medication)


Argesic-SA/salsalate, which is a nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drug (NSAID) that is used for treating fever, pain, and inflammation in the body.

Is a prescription only medicine and should be taken by moth, 2 to 3 times a day, with a glass of water, exactly as directed by your doctor. Dosage is based on your medical condition and response to therapy. Do not lie down for at least 10 minutes after taking this drug. ...

Side Effect:

Common side effects include upset stomach, dizziness, or nausea; if they persist or worsen call your doctor.

Other more serious side effects, which need immediately medical care are the following:a severe allergic reaction, stomach pain, heartburn, swelling of ankles,feet or hands, sudden or unexplained weight gain, hearing changes such as ringing in the ears and decreased hearing, dark urine, yellowing eyes and/or skin, unusual or extreme tiredness. ...


Prior to using this medication inform your doctor if you have any type of allergies. Tell your doctor if you are using other medicine and if you have or ever have had any of the following conditions:kidney disease, liver disease, poorly controlled diabetes, stomach/intestine/esophagus problems, heart disease such as congestive heart failure, history of heart attack, high blood pressure, stroke, swelling of the ankles/feet/hands, a severe dehydration, blood disorders like anemia, bleeding/clotting problems, asthma, nasal polyps, or certain genetic conditions.

Because this drug can cause dizziness and drowsiness, do not drive and use heavy machinery until you are sure you can perform this activity safely.

This medicine may cause stomach bleeding, therefor is important to limit your alcohol and tobacco use. During pregnancy and breastfeeding is not recommended to use this medicine without your doctor advice. ...