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Etojet 90mg Injection

Prescription Required
SALT COMPOSITION
Storage
Store at room temperature (10-30°C)

Introduction

Etojet 90mg Injection is a pain relieving medicine used for relieving moderate pain and swelling of joints associated with different forms of gout and arthritis. It alleviates pain, redness, and swelling in cases following surgery or in cases where oral administration is not possible.

Etojet 90mg Injection is generally administered by a healthcare professional. The dose and duration will depend on what you are taking it for and how well it helps your symptoms. You should use it regularly and should not discontinue using the medicine until your doctor tells you it is alright to stop.

The most common side effects of this medicine include injection site reactions (such as pain, redness, and swelling), edema, dizziness, headache, irregular heartbeat, upset stomach, and increased blood pressure. These are not usually serious but if you are worried, ask your doctor about ways of reducing or preventing them. It may also cause dizziness and fatigue. You should not drive or do anything requiring concentration until you know how it affects you.

Before taking it, you should let your doctor know if you have a history of stomach ulcers, heart diseases, high blood pressure, and liver or kidney disease. Let your doctor also know about all the other medicines you are taking because they may affect, or be affected by, this medicine.

Pregnant or breastfeeding women should consult their doctor before starting treatment with this medicine. You should also avoid drinking alcohol while you are taking this medicine. Heavy drinking can cause excessive drowsiness.

Uses of Etojet Injection

Side effects of Etojet Injection

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Etojet

  • Injection site reactions (pain, swelling, redness)
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Arrhythmia (irregular heartbeats)
  • Edema (swelling)
  • High blood pressure
  • Upset stomach

How to use Etojet Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Etojet Injection works

Etojet 90mg Injection 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 for pain and inflammation (redness and swelling).

Safety Advice

Alcohol
CAUTION
Caution is advised when consuming alcohol with Etojet 90mg Injection. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Etojet 90mg Injection may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.
Breastfeeding
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Etojet 90mg Injection during breastfeeding is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
UNSAFE
Etojet 90mg Injection may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
Kidney
CAUTION
Etojet 90mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Etojet 90mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Etojet 90mg Injection is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Etojet 90mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Etojet 90mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Etojet 90mg Injection is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
No alternate brands found for this medicine

Quick Tips

  • Etojet 90mg Injection helps relieve pain and inflammation.
  • It may cause fewer stomach problems as compared to other NSAIDs like Ibuprofen or Naproxen.
  • It may cause dizziness and fatigue. Do not drive or do anything requiring concentration until you know how it affects you.
  • Do not consume alcohol while on treatment with this medicine as it may cause excessive drowsiness.
  • Regularly monitor your blood pressure while taking this medicine, particularly in the first two weeks after starting treatment.
  • Inform your doctor if you have a history of stomach ulcers, heart diseases, high blood pressure, and liver or kidney disease.
  • During long-term treatment, your doctor may want to take regular blood tests to monitor your liver function.
  • Do not take Etojet 90mg Injection if you are pregnant, planning to conceive, or breastfeeding.

Fact Box

Chemical Class
Sulfone and Pyridine Derivative
Habit Forming
No
Therapeutic Class
PAIN ANALGESICS

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Etojet with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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References

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11/12, Udyog Nagar, S. V. Road, Goregaon (W), Mumbai- 400104.
Country of Origin: India

Expires on or after: February, 2021

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