Etonow 120mg Tablet

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Grandcure Healthcare Pvt Ltd

Composition for Etonow 120mg Tablet

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₹8.99/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Etonow Tablet

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Uses of Etonow Tablet

Etonow 120mg Tablet 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 Etonow Tablet

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

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How to use Etonow Tablet

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 Etonow 120mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Etonow Tablet works

Etonow 120mg tablet 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 Etonow Tablet

Expert advice for Etonow Tablet

  • It can be taken with or without food.
  • Etonow 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.
  • Etonow 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 Etonow 120mg Tablet
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Etonow 120mg Tablet 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.
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Lactation
No information is available on the use of Etonow 120mg Table
t during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
Etonow 120mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Etonow 120mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Etonow 120mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Etonow 120mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
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Liver
CAUTION
Etonow 120mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Etonow 120mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Etonow 120mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.
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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 Etonow 120mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Etoricoxib

No. Etonow 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 Etonow and celecoxib?
Both Etonow and celecoxib are the medicines which inhibit an enzyme COX-2 (Cyclooxygenase-2) causes pain and inflammation. However, according to the research studies, Etonow is better than celecoxib in terms of effectiveness.
Q. How to differentiate Etonow and ibuprofen?
Etonow 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 Etonow.
Q. Can warfarin be used with Etonow?
No. Etonow 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. Etonow 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. Etonow 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 Etonow.
Q. Can I take Etonow along with Thiocolchicoside?
Yes. Thiocolchicoside is a muscle relaxant which is given in combination with Etonow but it is not approved. Consult your doctor before starting this medication.
Q. How to differentiate Etonow and meloxicam?
Meloxicam causes gastric toxicity and can lead to black stools due to bleeding whereas Etonow is comparatively safer for the gastric mucosa. Etonow has cardiovascular (heart attack and stroke) side effects.
Q. Can I take diclofenac along with Etonow?
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 Etonow?
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 Etonow?
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 Etonow?
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 Etonow?
No. Etonow 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 Etonow?
Naproxen is a non-selective Cyclooxygenase (COX) blocker whereas Etonow is a selective COX-2 blocker. Etonow has lesser gastric side effects. In research studies, Etonow has been found to have better effectiveness but the side effects are more.
Q. How is etodolac different from Etonow?
Etodolac and Etonow 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 Etonow.
Contraindications with Etonow are allergy or hypersensitivity, heart disease, high blood pressure, renal failure, gastric ulceration, history of stroke, pregnancy, lactation and severe liver dysfunction.
No. Etonow is not to be taken in a case of allergy.
No. Etonow is absolutely contraindicated in chest pain. Immediately consult your doctor if you have a chest pain.
Yes. Etonow can be used for inflammation. It helps to reduce the inflammation and pain associated with inflammation. Etonow 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. Etonow 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. Etonow can be used for pain management. It helps to decrease the pain and reduces the inflammation associated with the tendonitis. Etonow is associated with a lot of side effects so it is to give in shortest duration possible and the lowest effective daily dose.
Yes. Etonow can be used for pain management. It helps to decrease the pain and reduces the inflammation associated with the condition. Etonow is associated with a lot of side effects so it is to give in shortest duration possible and the lowest effective daily dose.
No. Etonow is a pain killer. It is not a medicine to be taken for fever.
Yes. Etonow 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. Etonow acts as a pain killer and only decreases the pain. Consult your doctor if you are diagnosed with sciatica for proper treatment.
Yes. Etonow can be used for arthritis and pain management. It helps to decrease the pain and reduces the inflammation associated with the condition. Etonow is associated with a lot of side effects so it is to give in shortest duration possible and the lowest effective daily dose.
Yes. Etonow 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 Etonow 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.
Etonow is a pain killer but it is not approved for the treatment of pain associated with a migraine.
Yes. Etonow 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 Etonow.
Etonow 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 Etonow?
When oral contraceptives and Etonow 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 Etonow is prescribed by a doctor do inform you are taking oral contraceptive.
Q. Can I take methotrexate with Etonow?
Blood levels of methotrexate is increased when it is given with Etonow. Proper monitoring of the blood levels and adequate dose adjustments are required if they are prescribed together.
Q. Can I take lithium with Etonow?
Etonow 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 Etonow with tacrolimus?
No. You should avoid Etonow with tacrolimus. It increases the risk of kidney damage by many folds when these two are given together.
Yes, you can take Etonow for osteoarthritis. Osteoarthritis is a joint disease and Etonow may help in reducing the pain associated with the disease.
No, you should not take Etonow if you have heart disease or increased risk of heart disease. Etonow increases the risk of heart attack, stroke and hypertension. Inform your doctor if you have heart disease before you start taking Etonow.
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