Drug Class: Acetic Acid Derivatives

Diclofenac /Paracetamol /Serratiopeptidase

Brands available in Kenya Enzoflam® , Alkem Laboratories Lysoflam® ,Cachet Pharmaceuticals Pvt. Ltd Mode Of Action: This is a combination of three drugs Diclofenac, Paracetamol, and Serratiopeptidase Diclofenac has analgesic, anti-inflammatory, and antipyretic properties. The mechanism of action of Diclofenac, like that of other NSAIDs, is not completely understood but involves inhibition of cyclooxygenase (COX-1 …

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Aceclofenac / Thiocolchicoside

Aceclofenac / Thiocolchicoside Combination in Kenya Acepar Plus, Dawa limited Aflodor, Inventia Healthcare Pvt. Ltd. Bakwel-A, Pulse Pharmaceuticals Private Limited MODE OF ACTION Aceclofenac is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) with marked anti-inflammatory and analgesic properties. Aceclofenac potently inhibits the cyclo-oxygenase enzyme (COX) that is involved in the synthesis of prostaglandins, which are inflammatory mediators …

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Aceclofenac / Paracetamol

Brands of Aceclofenac / Paracetamol in Kenya Acecor P®,coral Laboratories Ltd Aceclopyn® , Salama Pharmaceuticals Limited Acenac P® ,Medley Pharmaceuticals Limited Acepar®, Dawa Limited Aclofre P®,Crown Healthcare Aclosara-P®, Krishna Chemists Ltd Aclotas-P® ,Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd ACP®, National Pharmacy Ltd Actinac plus® ,Ajanta Pharma Limited Acufen XP®,Pulse Pharmaceuticals Private Limited Algic-P®, MSN Laboratories Private Limited. Apigesic …

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Diclofenac / Thiocolchicoside

BRANDS Dynapar MR, Troikaa Pharmaceuticals Ltd MODE OF ACTION Diclofenac is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID)that exhibits antiinflammatory, analgesic, and antipyretic activities. The mechanism of action of diclofenac, like that of other NSAIDs, is not completely understood but may be related to prostaglandin synthetase inhibition. Thiocolchicoside is a muscle relaxant with anti-inflammatory and analgesic effects. …

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Tolmetin

BRANDS OF TOLMETIN IN KENYA: No brands of Tolmetin is registered in Kenya MODE OF ACTION OF TOLMETIN: Tolmetin is an arylalkanoic acid and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) with analgesic, anti-inflammatory and antipyretic activities. Although the exact mechanism through which tolmetin exerts its effects has yet to be fully elucidated, this agent appears to inhibit …

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Aceclofenac

BRANDS OF ACECLOFENAC IN KENYA: Aceclo®, Aristo Aclofre®, Crown Healthcare Acenac®, Medley Pharmaceuticals Limited Achaid®, Inventia Healthcare Pvt. Ltd. Airtal®, Almirall S.A. Aceclodeal®, Sava Healthcare Ltd Acefan®, Aspen Acefen®, Shelys Pharmaceuticals Ltd. Acexx®, Metro Pharmaceuticals Limited Aclotas®, Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd Apitac®, The ACME Laboratories Ltd Aroff®, Unichem Laboratories Ltd. Clanza®, Veteran Ceclonec®,Questa Care Inc. c/o …

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Indomethacin

Brands of Indomethacin in Kenya: Caredomet® , Careplus ltd Cindomet® , Dawa Limited Dinlacin® , Dinlas Pharma EPZ Limited Indocid® , Aspen Global Incorporated Indopac® , Shandong Xier Kangtai Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd Indowin® , Medisel Kenya Ltd Mode of Action: The mechanism of action of Indomethacin, like that of other NSAIDs, is not completely understood …

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Diclofenac

Brands of Diclofenac Potassium in Kenya Cataflam®, Novartis KNAC® , Universal Corporation Limited. Nudiclo®, Macleods Voltfast®,Novartis Brands of Diclofenac Sodium in Kenya: Adiflam®, Leben Laboratories Pvt Ltd. Carefenac®, Synermed Clofenac®, Hovid Clofen®, Biodeal Cosflam®, Cosmos Declophen Suppositories®,Pharco Dicloas®, Astra Lifecare Diclo-denk®, Denk Diclofenac®,Lupin Dicofen®, Medreich Diclogen®, Agio Diclogen Retard® , Agio Diclofenac sodium®,Milan Diclofenac sodium®, …

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Nabumetone

Brands of Nabumetone Available in Kenya No Brands Available Mode of Action: Nabumetone is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) that exhibits anti-inflammatory, analgesic, and antipyretic properties in pharmacologic studies. As with other nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents, its mode of action is not known. However, the ability to inhibit prostaglandin synthesis may be involved in the anti-inflammatory …

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Ketorolac Tromethamine

Brands of Ketorolac in Kenya Dolac®, Cadila Pharmaceuticals (EA) Ltd Ketolac®, Aurolab Rolac® , Renata Limited MODE OF ACTION OF KETOROLAC TROMETHAMINE: The mechanism of action of ketorolac, like that of other NSAIDs, is not completely understood but may be related to prostaglandin synthetase inhibition. The biological activity of ketorolac tromethamine is associated with the …

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