Medicine Overview of Powercoxib Tablet
Side effects of Powercoxib Tablet
Abdominal pain, Palpitations, Nausea, Vomiting, Headache, Heartburn, Gastritis, Dizziness, Flatulence, Edema, Increased blood pressure, Dyspepsia, Constipation, Diarrhoea.
How to use Powercoxib 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 Powercoxib 20mg Tablet at a fixed time.
How Powercoxib Tablet works
Powercoxib 20mg 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 Powercoxib Tablet
Expert advice for Powercoxib Tablet
- It can be taken with or without food.
- Powercoxib 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.
- Powercoxib 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.
Special precautions for Powercoxib 20mg Tablet
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Powercoxib 20mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
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....
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 Powercoxib 20mg Ta+more
blet during lactation. Please consult your doctor....
Powercoxib 20mg Tablet may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Powercoxib 20mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidne+more
y disease. No dose adjustment of Powercoxib 20mg Tablet is recommended....
Powercoxib 20mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use in patients with liver disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.+more
Dose adjustment is needed for patients with the mild or moderate liver disease.Not advisable in patients with the severe liver disease....
Dose adjustment is needed for patients with the mild or moderate liver disease.Not advisable in patients with the severe liver disease.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Twinease 200mg Tablet, Nyci 100mg Tablet, Niq 200mg Tablet DT, Hilid P Suspension
Frequently asked questions for Powercoxib 20mg Tablet
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Powercoxib tablets are pain killer tablets used in treating the pain and inflammation caused by arthritis and for painful menstruation
Powercoxib was banned due to safety concerns of an increased risk of cardiovascular events and serious and potentially life-threatening skin reactions.
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