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Rofica 1% Gel

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Composition for Rofica 1% Gel

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Primary uses of Rofica 1% Gel

As per the Drugs and Cosmetics Act, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare

Medicine Overview of Rofica Gel


Uses of Rofica Gel

Rofica 1% Gel is used for pain relief.

Rofica Gel side effects


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


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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Rofica Gel related warnings
Special precautions for Rofica Gel
No interaction found
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.
No information is available on the use of Rofica 1% Gel during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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.
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.
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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Rofica Gel

Frequently asked questions about 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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