Evah 120mg Tablet

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Composition for Evah 120mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Evah Tablet

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Uses of Evah Tablet

Evah 120mg Tablet is used in osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, gout, arthralgia, muscle pain, pain during menstruation and post operative pain.
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Side effects of Evah Tablet

Common

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

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How to use Evah 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 Evah 120mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Evah Tablet works

Evah 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 Evah Tablet

Expert advice for Evah Tablet

  • It can be taken with or without food.
  • Evah 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.
  • Evah 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 Evah 120mg Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Evah 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 Evah 120mg Tablet
during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
Evah 120mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or
decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Evah 120mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Evah 120mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

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

Use of Evah 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
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Evah 120mg Tablet

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