Osra Forte Tablet

Prescription Required

Overview

Uses of Osra Forte Tablet

Osra Forte Tablet is used for pain relief. It relieves pain and inflammation in conditions like rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, and osteoarthritis.

Osra Forte Tablet side effects

Common
  • Flu-like symptoms
  • Indigestion
  • Stomach pain
  • Diarrhoea
  • Peripheral edema
  • Flatulence

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

How Osra Forte Tablet works

Osra Forte 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).

Osra Forte Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Osra Forte 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 Osra Forte Tablet during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
Osra Forte Tablet may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Osra Forte Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Osra Forte Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Osra Forte Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Osra Forte Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Osra Forte Tablet 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

Expert Advice

  • It can be taken with or without food.
  • Osra Forte Tablet 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.
  • Osra Forte Tablet 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.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Osra Forte with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Flanil, Sioril
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Brand(s): Nimsun, Abinim, Nimulis
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Brand(s): Ready Rinse, Tantum, Mucobenz
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Brand(s): Pyregin, Novalgin RC, Bral
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Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Osra Forte

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Broken wrist needed proper medicine
Dr. Akshat Goel
Bone & Joint Specialist
Share x-ray picTake Cap Altraday twice daily and Tab Flotrip-forte thrice daily for pain relief and swelling
Dr. I feel backache pain during any hard work Dr.told me earlier that I HV some prob in my backbone. I can't maintain my routine because I HV to do work in household purpose he suggested DOlO-650 SOS any better mdcne?
Dr. Akshat Goel
Bone & Joint Specialist
Do Spinal Extension exercises" thrice daily for 15 mins each session"For pain relief another option is Tab Voveran SR100
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FAQs

Q. What is Osra Forte tablet and what are they used for?
Osra Forte tablets are pain killer tablets used in treating the pain and inflammation caused by arthritis and for painful menstruation
Q. Why is Osra Forte banned?
Osra Forte was banned due to safety concerns of an increased risk of cardiovascular events and serious and potentially life-threatening skin reactions.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 8th Mar 2017.
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