Rofiz 500mg Tablet

Wockhardt Ltd

Composition for Rofiz 500mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Rofiz Tablet


Uses of Rofiz Tablet

Rofiz 500mg Tablet is used in osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, gout, arthralgia, muscle pain, pain during menstruation and post operative pain.

Side effects of Rofiz Tablet


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


How to use Rofiz 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 Rofiz 500mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Rofiz Tablet works

Rofiz 500mg 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 Rofiz Tablet

Expert advice for Rofiz Tablet

  • It can be taken with or without food.
  • Rofiz 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.
  • Rofiz 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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Special precautions for Rofiz 500mg Tablet
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Rofiz 500mg Tablet 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 Rofiz 500mg Tablet
during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
It is not known whether Rofiz 500mg Tablet alters the abilit
y 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 Rofiz 500mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Rofiz 500mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Rofiz 500mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Rofiz 500mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Rofiz 500mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with moderate to severe liver disease.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Neemact 100mg Tablet MD, Nimlin MD 100mg Tablet, ANALGIN 500MG TABLET, Nyci 100mg Tablet

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Rofiz 500mg Tablet

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