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Parofi Tablet


Uses of Parofi Tablet

Parofi Tablet is used for pain relief.

Parofi Tablet side effects

  • Diarrhea
  • Stomach pain
  • Indigestion
  • Flatulence
  • Swelling of hands
  • Swelling of feet
  • Flu-like symptoms

How to use Parofi 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. Parofi Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Take it with food, if it causes stomach upset

How Parofi Tablet works

Parofi Tablet is a combination of two medicines: Rofecoxib and Paracetamol/Acetaminophen. Rofecoxib is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) and Paracetamol/Acetaminophen is an antipyretic (fever reducer). They work by blocking the release of certain chemical messengers in the brain that cause pain and fever.

Parofi Tablet related warnings

Taking Rofecoxib+Paracetamol/Acetaminophen with alcohol can cause liver damage.
Parofi 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.
No information is available on the use of Parofi Tablet during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
It is not known whether Parofi Tablet alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Parofi Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Parofi Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
However, Parofi Tablet contains paracetamol which is considered the safest painkiller for kidney disease patients.
Parofi Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Parofi Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
However, the use of Parofi Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease and active liver disease.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Parofi Tablet
Roff Plus 25 mg/500 mg Tablet
Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd
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Rofidin Plus Tablet
Mankind Pharma Ltd
save 34%
Rofepar Tablet
Kinedex Healthcare Pvt Ltd
save 30%
Rofibax Plus 25 mg/500 mg Tablet
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
15% costlier

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Parofi

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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