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Koxiflam

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Koxiflam Benefits & Uses

Koxiflam is used to treat the following -

Koxiflam 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 Koxiflam

Rofecoxib

Koxiflam Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Koxiflam 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

Koxiflam Related Warnings

Is the use of Koxiflam safe for pregnant women?

Koxiflam can have harmful effects in pregnant women. If you experience any discomfort after using Koxiflam, then discontinue the use and take your doctor's advice.

Moderate

Is the use of Koxiflam safe during breastfeeding?

Koxiflam may cause serious side effects in breastfeeding women, so do not take this drug without doctor's advice.

Severe

What is the effect of Koxiflam on the Kidneys?

Very few cases of side effects of Koxiflam on kidney have been reported.

Mild

What is the effect of Koxiflam on the Liver?

Koxiflam has very mild side effects on the liver.

Mild

What is the effect of Koxiflam on the Heart?

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

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

Emtricitabine

Telmisartan

Ibuprofen

Hydrochloride

    Koxiflam Contraindications

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

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

    Frequently asked Questions about Koxiflam

    Is this Koxiflam habit forming or addictive?

    No, there is no any evidence that Koxiflam 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 Koxiflam as it does not make you drowsy.

    Safe

    Is it safe?

    Yes, but consume Koxiflam only on doctor's advice.

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

    Is it able to treat mental disorders?

    Koxiflam is unable to treat or cure mental disorders.

    No

    Koxiflam Interactions with Food and Alcohol

    Interaction between Food and Koxiflam

    Taking Koxiflam with food is safe.

    Safe

    Interaction between Alcohol and Koxiflam

    It is difficult to say anything about the effect of Koxiflam and alcohol. No research has been done on this 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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