Rofica 1% Gel

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Composition for Rofica 1% Gel

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Medicine Overview of Rofica Gel

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Uses of Rofica Gel

Rofica 1% Gel is used in osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, gout, arthralgia, muscle pain, pain during menstruation and post operative pain.
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Side effects of Rofica Gel

Common

Abdominal pain, Nausea, Vomiting, Headache, Gastritis, Edema, Constipation, Palpitations, Heartburn, Flatulence, Dizziness, Diarrhoea, Increased blood pressure, Dyspepsia.

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How to use Rofica Gel

Use this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Apply it on the affected area and allow it to stay before spitting or rinsing.

How Rofica Gel works

Rofica 1% gel 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 Rofica Gel

Expert advice for Rofica Gel

  • It can be taken with or without food.
  • Rofica 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.
  • Rofica 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.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Rofica 1% Gel
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Alcohol
No interaction found
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Rofica 1% Gel 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.
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Lactation
No information is available on the use of Rofica 1% Gel duri
ng lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
It is not known whether Rofica 1% Gel alters the ability to
drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Rofica 1% Gel in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Rofica 1% Gel is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
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Liver
CAUTION
Rofica 1% Gel should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Rofica 1% Gel may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Rofica 1% Gel is not recommended in patients with moderate to severe liver disease.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Rofica 1% Gel

Frequently asked questions for Rofecoxib

Rofica is relatively safe if used as prescribed. In case of any side-effects, please consult your doctor
No, Rofica is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs)
Rofica 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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