Celact 100mg Capsule

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Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd

Composition for Celact 100mg Capsule

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41.2
₹4.12/Capsule
10 capsules in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Celact Capsule

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Uses of Celact Capsule

Celact 100mg Capsule is used in osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, gout, arthralgia, myalgia, pain during menstruation and post operative pain.
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Side effects of Celact Capsule

Common

Abdominal pain, Palpitations, Nausea, Vomiting, Headache, Gastritis, Heartburn, Edema, Dyspepsia, Flatulence, Increased blood pressure, Dizziness, Constipation, Diarrhoea.

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How to use Celact Capsule

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Celact 100mg Capsule at a fixed time.

How Celact Capsule works

Celact 100mg capsule is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) called COX-2 inhibitors. It works by blocking the release of certain chemical messengers that are responsible pain and inflammation (redness and swelling).

In Depth Information on Celact Capsule

Expert advice for Celact Capsule

  • It can be taken with or without food.
  • Celact may cause fewer stomach problems as compared with other NSAIDs like Ibuprofen or Naproxen.
  • It can also affect kidneys or cause permanent kidney damage if taken for a long time.
  • Celact can raise your risk of blood clots, heart attack, or a stroke.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Celact 100mg Capsule
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Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Celact 100mg Capsule.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Celact 100mg Capsule is unsafe to use during pregnancy.

There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
Celact 100mg Capsule is probably safe to use during lactatio
n. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Celact 100mg Capsule may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Celact 100mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Celact 100mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Celact 100mg Capsule is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
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Liver
CAUTION
Celact 100mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Celact 100mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Celact 100mg Capsule is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease. Inform your doctor and stop taking this medicine if you develop any signs of liver toxicity.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Neemact 100mg Tablet MD, Nimlin MD 100mg Tablet, ANALGIN 500MG TABLET, Nyci 100mg Tablet

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Celact 100mg Capsule

Frequently asked questions for Celecoxib

No. Celact is not banned in India. It is legally available on prescription
Yes. Celact is gluten free. However, please refer to package insert of the prescribed brand before use
Yes. Celebrex is one of the brand names of Celact available in the market
Yes. Celact is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side-effects, consult your doctor
No. Celact is not a narcotic or addictive drug
Celact may cause drowsiness, weight gain or constipation. If you experience any such symptoms, please consult your doctor
Q. Does celecoxib contain aspirin, codeine or sulfa?
No. Celecoxib is by itself a type of medicinal compound. It does not contain aspirin, codeine or sulfa
Celact works by inhibiting the formation of chemicals called prostaglandins in the body that cause pain and inflammation, thereby reducing the pain and swelling symptoms.
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