An Effective Opioid Analgesic for Implicit Results

COMPOSITION – Lornoxicam 8 mg + Paracetamol IP


  • Drug class: Oxicam
  • Is as effective as the opioid analgesics morphine, pethidine (meperidine), and tramadol in relieving postoperative pain following gynecological or orthopedic surgery. 
  • Was as effective as other NSAIDs in relieving symptoms of osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, acute sciatica, and low back pain. 
  • Showed a decrease in the incidence and severity of pain in the first postoperative phase following third molar surgery compared to Flurbiprofen and placebo. 

Paracetamol (Aniline analgesic)

  • Drug class: Analgesics and antipyretics

Pharmacokinetic properties:

  • High oral bioavailability, 
  • Good penetration into the brain, 
  • Relative rapid hepatic elimination. Arzneimittelforschung. 2012 Aug;62(8):355-9.
  • First-line agent in the pharmacological management of pain.
  • Has proven its clinical efficacy and safety in the treatment of various acute and chronic pain states.
  • Due to its cardiovascular, renal and gastrointestinal safety paracetamol offers several advantages vs. NSAIDs. 

Arzneimittelforschung. 2012 Aug;62(8):355-9.


  • Lornoxicam + paracetamol is effective with sustain, fast onset of action, and total pain relief.
  • This could be an alternative NSAIDs when they are contraindicated.