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Roff 25 mg Injection


Overview

Uses of Roff Injection

Roff 25 mg Injection is used for pain relief.

Roff Injection side effects

Common
  • Flu-like symptoms
  • Indigestion
  • Stomach pain
  • Diarrhea
  • Peripheral edema
  • Flatulence
  • Injection site reactions (pain, swelling, redness)

How to use Roff Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Roff Injection works

Roff 25 mg 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 for pain and inflammation (redness and swelling).

Roff Injection related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Roff 25 mg 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.
Lactation
No information is available on the use of Roff 25 mg Injection during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
It is not known whether Roff 25 mg Injection 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 Roff 25 mg Injection in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Roff 25 mg Injection is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Roff 25 mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Roff 25 mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Roff 25 mg Injection is not recommended in patients with moderate to severe liver disease.

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Expert Advice

  • Roff 25 mg Injection helps relieve pain and inflammation.
  • It may cause fewer stomach problems as compared to other NSAIDs like Ibuprofen or Naproxen.
  • It may cause dizziness and fatigue. Do not drive or do anything requiring concentration until you know how it affects you.
  • Do not consume alcohol while on treatment with this medicine as it may cause excessive drowsiness.
  • Regularly monitor your blood pressure while taking this medicine, particularly in the first two weeks after starting treatment.
  • Inform your doctor if you have a history of stomach ulcers, heart diseases, high blood pressure, and liver or kidney disease.
  • During long-term treatment, your doctor may want to take regular blood tests to monitor your liver function.
  • Do not take Roff 25 mg Injection if you are pregnant, planning to conceive, or breastfeeding.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Roff with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Nimsun, Abinim, Nimulis
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Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Roff

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I have frozen shoulder after stroke. What to do
Dr. Vipul Aggarwal
Bone & Joint Specialist
Intra articluar injection can be given for pain relief
I am suffering from tennis elbow for last 2 months please give guidance about it.Its on my left hand knee.Doctor suggest me to take completely ten days and give me some medicines and tube.He says me it's a very long time treatment.please give guidance how to kill tennis elbow complentely
Dr. Vipul Aggarwal
Bone & Joint Specialist
Dont do anythin that causes painStart with eccenteric loading exercisesIf no relief within 3 weeks consider an injection
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FAQs

Q. Is Roff deadly?

Roff is relatively safe if used as prescribed. In case of any side-effects, please consult your doctor

Q. Is Roff a narcotic?

No, Roff is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs)

Q. How does Roff work?

Roff 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.

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