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Alrof Information

Alrof Benefits & Uses

Alrof is used to treat the following -

Alrof Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Alrof

Rofecoxib

Alrof Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Alrof is used -

  1. Abdominal Pain Common
  2. Nausea or vomiting
  3. Headache Mild
  4. Gastritis Moderate
  5. Edema Moderate
  6. Constipation Moderate
  7. Palpitations (fluttering in chest)
  8. Heartburn Mild
  9. Dizziness Moderate
  10. Diarrhoea
  11. Increased blood pressure
  12. Dyspepsia

Alrof Related Warnings

Is the use of Alrof safe for pregnant women?

Alrof may cause moderate side effects during pregnancy. If you feel its harmful effects, then stop taking this drug immediately, and do not take Alrof again without your doctor's advice.

Moderate

Is the use of Alrof safe during breastfeeding?

Taking Alrof may lead to serious side effects if you are breastfeeding. Alrof should not be taken by breastfeeding women unless prescribed by the doctor.

Severe

What is the effect of Alrof on the Kidneys?

Alrof may have mild side effects on the kidneys.

Mild

What is the effect of Alrof on the Liver?

Alrof may have mild side effects on the liver. Most people will never see any effect on the liver.

Mild

What is the effect of Alrof on the Heart?

The heart can be affected by Alrof. If you experience any unwanted effects of this drug, stop taking it and consult your doctor. You should restart the medicine only after medical advice.

Moderate

Severe Interaction of Alrof with Other Drugs

Alrof should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Emtricitabine

Telmisartan

Ibuprofen

Hydrochloride

    Alrof Contraindications

    If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Alrof unless your doctor advises you to do so -

    1. Heart Disease
    2. Stroke
    3. Kidney Disease
    4. Liver Disease

    Frequently asked Questions about Alrof

    Is this Alrof habit forming or addictive?

    No, there is no any evidence that Alrof is addictive.

    No

    Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

    Yes, it is safe to do these activities or work after taking Alrof as it does not make you drowsy.

    Safe

    Is it safe?

    Alrof is safe but it is important to consult a doctor before taking it.

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

    Is it able to treat mental disorders?

    No, Alrof is not used to treat mental disorders.

    No

    Alrof Interactions with Food and Alcohol

    Interaction between Food and Alrof

    You can take Alrof with food.

    Safe

    Interaction between Alcohol and Alrof

    Information about the interaction of Alrof and alcohol is not currently available because this topic has not been researched yet.

    Unknown
    This medicine data has been created by -
    Vikas Chauhan
    B.Pharma, Pharmacy
    3 Years of Experience

    References

    1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Vioxx® (rofecoxib)
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