Email bookmark
Font : A-A+

Drug information on Coxet (Etoricoxib) from Anthus Pharamaceuticals Pvt. Ltd.

Coxet

  Tablet  
Anthus Pharamaceuticals Pvt. Ltd.
Generic : Etoricoxib
 49.75
60mg
10 Tablets

Drug Name : Etoricoxib

Etoricoxib(Arcoxia) generic Coxet is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID), prescribed for osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis and gouty arthritis. It blocks a substance in the body named as cyclo-oxygenase-2 (COX-2).
More Info about Etoricoxib


Written & Compiled by Anushta Chandrapalan, M.Sc  | Medically Reviewed by The Medindia Medical Review Team on February, 2, 2017
Medindia currently has information on 3080 generic drugs and 110,061 brands that have their prices listed. New drugs with their prices are listed as and when they get approved by the drug controller. Please do write to us (info@medindia.net) if a drug is missing from our comprehensive drug price list.

Medical Condition(s) for which Coxet may be prescribed


Side effects of Coxet

   Central Nervous System : Headache, dizziness, nervousness, depression, drowsiness, insomnia, vertigo and ringing in the ear.

   Heart : Chest pain, high blood pressure and fluid retention.

   Metabolic : Taste disturbances, mouth ulcer, loss of appetite and weight loss.

   Miscellaneous : Kidney damage, fever, GI disorders, muscle pain and influenza-like syndrome.

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

PO- Adult- The recommended dosage is 60 to 120mg once daily.

How to use Coxet?

It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with or without food.

When is Coxet not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Contraindicated in patients with peptic ulcer, severe heart disease, stroke, and hypersensitivity.

Warnings and Precautions for Coxet

Caution should be exercised in patients with history of heart, liver, kidney disease, high blood pressure, blood clotting disorder, any allergy, children, elderly, during pregnancy and breast feeding.

• Drink adequate fluid to avoid dehydration.

• Stop the medication immediately if gastrointestinal lesions occur.

• Monitor blood pressure regularly while taking this medication.

Other Precautions for Coxet

Avoid excess dosage.

Storage Conditions for Coxet

Store it in refrigerator.



Disclaimer :
Medindia.net updates the prices regularly, however despite that there may be discrepancies in the prices displayed. This can be due to many reasons including -
  • Difference in GST/local taxes
  • Change in price by the company
  • Updation of information may not have happened at the right time
For the above reasons Medindia cannot be held liable for any action taken based on the information provided by its website. The purpose of this website is to only provide the initial guidance and it does not intend to replace professional medical opinion in any manner whatsoever.

Buy Medicines (Drug) at Concessional Price from India
Substitutes for Coxet

View all

Medindia Newsletters

Subscribe to our Free Newsletters!

Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy.