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Okabax 25mg Tablet

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Composition for Okabax 25mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Okabax 25mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Okabax Tablet

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Uses of Okabax Tablet

Okabax 25mg Tablet is used for pain relief.
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Okabax Tablet side effects

Common

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

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How to use Okabax 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. Okabax 25mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Okabax Tablet works

Okabax 25mg 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 Okabax Tablet

Expert advice for Okabax Tablet

  • It can be taken with or without food.
  • Okabax 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.
  • Okabax 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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Okabax Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Okabax Tablet
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Okabax 25mg 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.
Lactation
No information is available on the use of Okabax 25mg Tablet during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
It is not known whether Okabax 25mg Tablet alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Okabax 25mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Okabax 25mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Okabax 25mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Okabax 25mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Okabax 25mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with moderate to severe liver disease.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Okabax Tablet

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Okabax is relatively safe if used as prescribed. In case of any side-effects, please consult your doctor
No, Okabax is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs)
Okabax belongs to a group of medicines called COX-2 selective nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). It works by inhibiting certain chemical called prostaglandin which is responsible for pain and inflammation.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Taking Okabax with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Okabax with Oxyphenbutazone
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Okabax with Analgin
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Okabax with Nimesulide
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