Rofecoxib 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).
Okabax is relatively safe if used as prescribed. In case of any side-effects, please consult your doctor
Q. Is Okabax a narcotic?
No, Okabax is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs)
Q. How does Okabax work?
Okabax 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.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 16th Oct 2019. The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.