Praxis 40mg Injection 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).
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Praxis 40mg Injection 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 Praxis 40mg Inject
ion during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Praxis 40mg Injection may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired
, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Praxis 40mg Injection should be used with caution in patient
s with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Praxis 40mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Praxis 40mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Praxis 40mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Praxis 40mg Injection is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.
Praxis belongs to class of medications called cyclo-oxygenase-2 (COX-2) inhibitors. It works by inhibiting the enzyme COX-2 that reduces the formation of chemicals called prostaglandins in the body, thereby reducing pain and inflammation.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 8th Mar 2017.