Saxena Vaishali*, Bhale Shweta, Dantoriya Sanjay, Mathariya Arun k., Mahajan S.C., Bhandari Govind
Mahakal Institute of Pharmaceutical studies,
Pain management is important for ongoing pain control, especially if you suffer with long-term or chronic pain. NSAIDs or nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs are among the most common pain relief medicines in the world. Every day more than 30 million peoples use them to soothe headaches, sprains, arthritis symptoms, and other daily discomforts, according to the American Gastroenterological Association. Propionic acid derivatives are widely regarded as the drugs of first choice in the management of patients with inflammatory joint disease because they are the class of NSAIDs with the lowest incidence of side effects. Zaltoprofen (ZLT) is a propionic acid derivative of non steroidal anti inflammatory class, which has excellent effect on post-surgery or post trauma chronic inflammation of the drug. So, Zaltoprofen may serve as a potent and superior analgesic for the treatment of pain. Zaltoprofen has the dose of 80 mg three times a day which reduce patient compliance and used in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, and other chronic inflammatory Pain conditions. ZLT has recently been reported to cause potent inhibition of cyclooxygenase-2 with fewer side effects on the gastro-intestinal tract than other non steroidal anti inflammatory drugs.