Coxib

Manufactured by: Micro Labs Ltd

Contains / Salt: Celecoxib (90 mg)

Prescription Required

129 people have bought this recently

Coxib

Manufactured by: Micro Labs Ltd

Contains / Salt: Celecoxib (90 mg)

Prescription Required

129 people have bought this recently

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Coxib Information

Coxib is a prescription drug, available for use as Tablet. It is typically used for the treatment of Osteoarthritis. Secondary and off-label uses of Coxib have also been mentioned below.

Medical history of the patient along with age and gender determines the dosage of Coxib. Besides the medical condition it is advised for, the route of administration also plays an important role in determining the correct drug dosage. Detailed information has been provided in the dosage section.

Some other side effects of Coxib have been listed ahead. These side effects of Coxib are usually temporary and subside with the completion of treatment. However, if these continue for a longer time, consult your doctor right away.

Furthermore, you should know that effect of Coxib is Severe for pregnant women and Moderate for women who are breastfeeding. In addition, Coxib's effects on the liver, heart and kidney are discussed below in the Coxib related warnings section.

Coxib can cause adverse effects in certain medical conditions. It is strongly recommended to avoid Coxib in conditions like Asthma, Kidney Disease, Gastritis. The section on Coxib contraindications lists all such conditions.

Besides this, Coxib may also have severe interaction with some medicines. Refer to the list below for further details.

You should also be aware that Coxib is safe while driving, and is addiction.

  1. Coxib Benefits & Uses
  2. Coxib Dosage & How to Take
  3. Coxib Side Effects
  4. Coxib Related Warnings
  5. Severe Interaction of Coxib with Other Drugs
  6. Coxib Contraindications
  7. Frequently asked Questions about Coxib
  8. Coxib Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Coxib Benefits & Uses

Coxib is used to treat the following -

  1. Osteoarthritis Primary
  2. Rheumatoid Arthritis
  3. Spondylitis
  4. Joint Pain
  5. Muscle Pain
  6. Body Pain
  7. Leg Pain
  8. Sciatica
  9. Joint Stiffness
  10. Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis
  11. Periods pain

Coxib Dosage & How to Take

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Ingredients of Coxib

Celecoxib

Coxib Side Effects

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

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

Coxib Related Warnings

Is the use of Coxib safe for pregnant women?

Coxib shows severe side effect on pregnant women. For this reason, pregnant women should only take it after taking medical advice.

Severe

Is the use of Coxib safe during breastfeeding?

If you are breastfeeding, you may experience some harmful effects of Coxib. In case you experience any of these, discontinue its use until you consult your doctor.

Moderate

What is the effect of Coxib on the Kidneys?

Kidney can be affected by Coxib. If you experience any unwanted effects of this drug, stop taking it. You should take it again only after medical advice.

Moderate

What is the effect of Coxib on the Liver?

Coxib can have moderate side effects on the liver. If you notice any harmful effects then stop taking this drug right away. Consult your doctor before using this medicine again.

Moderate

What is the effect of Coxib on the Heart?

The heart can be affected by Coxib. 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 Coxib with Other Drugs

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

Adefovir

Prednisolone

Propranolol

Quinidine

Prednicarbate

Atenolol,Chlorthalidone

    Coxib Contraindications

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

    1. Liver Disease
    2. Asthma
    3. Anemia
    4. Kidney Disease
    5. Gastritis
    6. Edema
    7. Blood Clotting Disorders

    Frequently asked Questions about Coxib

    Is this Coxib habit forming or addictive?

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

    No

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

    Yes, you can comfortably use machinery or drive after taking Coxib since it will not make you feel sleepy.

    Safe

    Is it safe?

    Coxib should be used only after doctor's advice.

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

    Is it able to treat mental disorders?

    Coxib is unable to treat or cure mental disorders.

    No

    Coxib Interactions with Food and Alcohol

    Interaction between Food and Coxib

    Due to a lack of research, nothing can be said about the consequences of taking Coxib together with food.

    Unknown

    Interaction between Alcohol and Coxib

    Information about the interaction of Coxib 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; Celebrex® celecoxib
    2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 205-206
    3. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 298-299
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