Etofine 90mg Capsule

icon
Pharmanova India Drugs Pvt Ltd

Composition for Etofine 90mg Capsule

iconPrescription Required
119
₹11.9/Capsule
10 capsules in 1 strip
ADD TO CART

Medicine Overview of Etofine Capsule

uses

Uses of Etofine Capsule

Etofine 90mg Capsule is used in osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, gout, arthralgia, muscle pain, pain during menstruation and post operative pain.
uses

Side effects of Etofine Capsule

Common

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

uses

How to use Etofine 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 Etofine 90mg Capsule at a fixed time.

How Etofine Capsule works

Etofine 90mg 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 Etofine Capsule

Expert advice for Etofine Capsule

  • It can be taken with or without food.
  • Etofine 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.
  • Etofine 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.
video imgplay img
Warnings
Special precautions for Etofine 90mg Capsule
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Etofine 90mg Capsule may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
...
+more
Lactation
No information is available on the use of Etofine 90mg Capsu
le during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
...
+more
Driving
Etofine 90mg Capsule may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
...
+more
Kidney
CAUTION
Etofine 90mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Etofine 90mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Etofine 90mg Capsule is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
...
+more
Liver
CAUTION
Etofine 90mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Etofine 90mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Etofine 90mg Capsule is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.
...
+more
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Neemact 100mg Tablet MD, Nimlin MD 100mg Tablet, ANALGIN 500MG TABLET, Nyci 100mg Tablet
Related Articles

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Etofine 90mg Capsule

Frequently asked questions for Etoricoxib

No. Etofine is not a narcotic. It is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug(NSAID).
Yes. It is a pain killer. It belongs to the class of medications known as non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID).
Q. What is the difference between Etofine and celecoxib?
Both Etofine and celecoxib are the medicines which inhibit an enzyme COX-2 (Cyclooxygenase-2) causes pain and inflammation. However, according to the research studies, Etofine is better than celecoxib in terms of effectiveness.
Q. How to differentiate Etofine and ibuprofen?
Etofine is a Selective Cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) inhibitor which is an enzyme responsible for pain and inflammation but ibuprofen in a non-selective COX inhibitor which has more gastric side effects like gastric ulceration as compared to Etofine.
Q. Can warfarin be used with Etofine?
No. Etofine should be avoided with warfarin as they both lead to increase in bleeding tendencies. Inform your doctor if you are taking any of the medications. If given together then the therapy should be monitored closely.
No. Etofine is a pain killer. It should be avoided in hypertension as it can lead to failure of the antihypertensive therapy and there is increased risk of fluid retention and oedema.
Normally painkillers are to be avoided in a patient with diabetes. Etofine can increase the risk of kidney failure when given in a patient of diabetes with compromised renal function. Inform your doctor if you have diabetes before starting Etofine.
Q. Can I take Etofine along with Thiocolchicoside?
Yes. Thiocolchicoside is a muscle relaxant which is given in combination with Etofine but it is not approved. Consult your doctor before starting this medication.
Q. How to differentiate Etofine and meloxicam?
Meloxicam causes gastric toxicity and can lead to black stools due to bleeding whereas Etofine is comparatively safer for the gastric mucosa. Etofine has cardiovascular (heart attack and stroke) side effects.
Q. Can I take diclofenac along with Etofine?
Both are pain killers. If they are taken together it increases the chances of side effects so better consult your doctor before starting them.
Q. Can I take paracetamol with Etofine?
Yes. They can be taken together but it increases the chances of liver damage. It can only be taken after consultation with your doctor before starting any of these medications or in combination.
Q. Can I take pregabalin with Etofine?
Yes. They can be taken together but you need to consult your doctor before starting any of these medications or in combination.
Q. Can I take tramadol along with Etofine?
Yes. They can be taken together but you need to consult your doctor before starting any of these medications or in combination.
Q. Can acenocoumarol be taken along with Etofine?
No. Etofine should be avoided with acenocoumarol as they both lead to increase in bleeding tendencies. Inform your doctor if you are taking any of the medications. If given together then the therapy should be monitored closely.
Q. How is naproxen different from Etofine?
Naproxen is a non-selective Cyclooxygenase (COX) blocker whereas Etofine is a selective COX-2 blocker. Etofine has lesser gastric side effects. In research studies, Etofine has been found to have better effectiveness but the side effects are more.
Q. How is etodolac different from Etofine?
Etodolac and Etofine both are COX-2 inhibitors, an enzyme associated with the pain and inflammation but the COX-1 selectivity for etodolac is more as compared to Etofine.
Contraindications with Etofine are allergy or hypersensitivity, heart disease, high blood pressure, renal failure, gastric ulceration, history of stroke, pregnancy, lactation and severe liver dysfunction.
No. Etofine is not to be taken in a case of allergy.
No. Etofine is absolutely contraindicated in chest pain. Immediately consult your doctor if you have a chest pain.
Yes. Etofine can be used for inflammation. It helps to reduce the inflammation and pain associated with inflammation. Etofine is associated with a lot of side effects so it is to give in shortest duration possible and the lowest effective daily dose.
No. Tonsillitis is caused due to infections in the tonsils which is most commonly by the bacteria. Antibiotics are used to treat tonsillitis. Etofine is a pain killer and can be used only to reduce the pain associated with tonsillitis but only with a prescription of a doctor.
Yes. Etofine can be used for pain management. It helps to decrease the pain and reduces the inflammation associated with the tendonitis. Etofine is associated with a lot of side effects so it is to give in shortest duration possible and the lowest effective daily dose.
Yes. Etofine can be used for pain management. It helps to decrease the pain and reduces the inflammation associated with the condition. Etofine is associated with a lot of side effects so it is to give in shortest duration possible and the lowest effective daily dose.
No. Etofine is a pain killer. It is not a medicine to be taken for fever.
Yes. Etofine can be used to decrease the pain but it does not cure the condition. Sciatica is a disease which is caused due to problems in the nerve and vertebral column. Etofine acts as a pain killer and only decreases the pain. Consult your doctor if you are diagnosed with sciatica for proper treatment.
Yes. Etofine can be used for arthritis and pain management. It helps to decrease the pain and reduces the inflammation associated with the condition. Etofine is associated with a lot of side effects so it is to give in shortest duration possible and the lowest effective daily dose.
Yes. Etofine can be used for ankylosing spondylitis. It helps to decrease the pain and reduces the inflammation associated with the condition.
Sore throat is mostly caused by bacteria so antibiotics are given to treat a sore throat whereas Etofine is a pain killer so it can be given in cases of throat pain associated with it but only under the prescription of a doctor.
Etofine is a pain killer but it is not approved for the treatment of pain associated with a migraine.
Yes. Etofine can be given in the dental pain as shown by the research studies. It is mostly recommended for Postoperative dental surgery pain. Do consult your doctor and inform if any ongoing medicines before starting Etofine.
Etofine can be given for acute gout as shown by the research studies. It provides relief by decreasing the pain and inflammation associated with gout.
Q. Can I take oral contraceptives with Etofine?
When oral contraceptives and Etofine is given, there are increased levels of oestrogen in the body which can lead to oestrogen related side effects like clots in a deep leg vein. So if at all Etofine is prescribed by a doctor do inform you are taking oral contraceptive.
Q. Can I take methotrexate with Etofine?
Blood levels of methotrexate is increased when it is given with Etofine. Proper monitoring of the blood levels and adequate dose adjustments are required if they are prescribed together.
Q. Can I take lithium with Etofine?
Etofine decrease lithium renal excretion and therefore increase lithium plasma levels. If necessary, monitor blood lithium closely and adjust the lithium dosage while the combination is being taken.
Q. Can I take Etofine with tacrolimus?
No. You should avoid Etofine with tacrolimus. It increases the risk of kidney damage by many folds when these two are given together.
Yes, you can take Etofine for osteoarthritis. Osteoarthritis is a joint disease and Etofine may help in reducing the pain associated with the disease.
No, you should not take Etofine if you have heart disease or increased risk of heart disease. Etofine increases the risk of heart attack, stroke and hypertension. Inform your doctor if you have heart disease before you start taking Etofine.
+more

User Submitted Feedback For Etofine 90mg Capsule

Survey Participants: 1
Disclaimer
“The following are the results of on-going survey on 1mg.com for Etofine 90mg Capsule. These results only indicate the perceptions of the website users. Please base your medical decisions only on the advice of a doctor or a registered medical professional.”
One of the following vendor pharmacies will deliver Etofine 90mg Capsule: RKS, RUS, DYG, MMS, KHH, DEL, PSP, DFP, SAF, GPT, WSI, BLP, NVL, AAY, AAR, OLT, NDP, RJH, HBV, OIP, DDR, BIO, HGI, SBL, DPP, BSN, PTS, MOM, JIV, SHM, PNT, STA, IPL, ENP, ADT, GNC, PEN, MPC, ATP, BTM, SAT, MAK, OWP, SHP, DLP, USF, AGT, SWA, HEX, SSA, NWP, OHM, GTC, LCC, ZVP, PLT, JMJ, EQN, RSS, RSA, EMB, RPP, LHA, SBA, RHW, SJP, ATL, FGH, MAX, GTK, BDN, 9T9, AYU, HIP

Substitutes for Etofine Capsule

Coxet 90mg Tablet
Anthus Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
₹7.52/Tablet
save 37%
Intacoxia 90mg Tablet
Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹7.6/Tablet
save 36%
Etocox 90mg Tablet
Aristo Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
₹7.93/Tablet
save 33%
Etosaid 90mg Tablet
Macleods Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
₹8.0/Tablet
save 33%
Etonow 90mg Tablet
Grandcure Healthcare Pvt Ltd
₹8.79/Tablet
save 26%
Top Rheumatologists
Dr. Sumeet Agrawal
MBBS, MD, DM
4.9
5.0
Dr. Rajiva Gupta
MBBS, DNB, MD, Fellowship, Fellowship
4.7
Dr. Sirinder J. Gupta
MBBS, Fellowship, Fellowship
4.3
4.3
cross img