Piroxicam for system suitability

4-Hydroxy-2-methyl-3-(pyrid-2-yl-carbamoyl)-2H-1,2-benzothiazine 1,1-dioxide, Piroxicam
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pharmaceutical primary standard





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Gene Information

human ... PTGS1(5742), PTGS2(5743)

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General description

This product is provided as delivered and specified by the issuing Pharmacopoeia. All information provided in support of this product, including SDS and any product information leaflets have been developed and issued under the Authority of the Issuing Pharmacopoeia. For further information and support please go to the website of the issuing Pharmacopoeia.

Biochem/physiol Actions

Cyclooxygenase inhibitor.


Unit quantity: 15 mg. Subject to change. The product is delivered as supplied by the issuing Pharmacopoeia. For the current unit quantity, please visit the EDQM reference subtance catalogue.

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Sales restrictions may apply.


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Target Organs

Gastrointestinal tract


UN 2811 6.1 / PGIII

WGK Germany


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Not applicable

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Certificate of Analysis
Certificate of Origin
Michael A Kron et al.
Clinical and vaccine immunology : CVI, 20(2), 276-281 (2012-12-21)
The therapeutic effects of a controlled parasitic nematode infection on the course of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) have been demonstrated in both animal and human models. However, the inability of individual well-characterized nematode proteins to recreate these beneficial effects has...
C R Lee et al.
Drugs, 48(6), 907-929 (1994-12-01)
Piroxicam-beta-cyclodextrin is a complex of the established nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drug (NSAID) piroxicam and an inert cyclic macromolecule, beta-cyclodextrin. In clinical trials in patients with rheumatic diseases or pain arising from other conditions, it was as effective an analgesic as standard...
D Gerber
Drug intelligence & clinical pharmacy, 21(9), 707-710 (1987-09-01)
During the approximately five years (1981-86) that piroxicam has been available in South Africa, the Medicines Safety Centre has received 31 reports of adverse reactions associated with this drug. Among these are two reactions not previously recorded in the literature...
Kristine Holgersen et al.
Inflammatory bowel diseases, 21(2), 257-266 (2015-01-09)
Osteoporosis and fractures are common complications of inflammatory bowel disease. The pathogenesis is multifactorial and has been partly attributed to intestinal inflammation. The aim of this study was to evaluate bone status and assess the association between bone loss and...
Giulia Auriemma et al.
Carbohydrate polymers, 92(1), 367-373 (2012-12-12)
This paper proposes a multi-particulate drug delivery system produced by prilling technique in combination with an enteric coating. Optimization of process parameters, such as feed viscosity at nozzle, selection of cross-linker, pH of the gelling solution and cross-linking time, allows...

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