|Therapeutic Class:||Non-steroidal Anti-inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs)|
|Manufacturer:||Ad-din pharmaceuticals Ltd.|
|Last Updated:||2020-11-20 18:15:00|
Aroxia Tablet contains Etoricoxib. Aroxia uses:
Aroxia Tablet is indicated for relief of pain and inflammation in-
Aroxia Tablet contains Etoricoxib 60 mg. Aroxia doses:
The recommended dose for adult and patient over 16 years:
Dry mouth, taste disturbance, mouth ulcer, flatulence, constipation, appetite and weight changes, chest pain , fatigue, paraesthesia, influenza like syndrome, myalgia etc. may occur.
Aroxia Tablet is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) that exhibits anti-inflammatory, analgesic, and antipyretic activities. Aroxia Tablet is a potent, orally active & highly selective cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) inhibitor. COX-2 is primarily responsible for the synthesis of prostanoid mediators of pain, inflammation and fever. Aroxia Tablet decreases these clinical signs and symptoms effectively with decreased GI toxicity. Moreover it has no effect on platelet function.
A patient with decreased liver & kidney function, dehydration, hypertension, heart failure, GI perforation & patients over 65 years of age. Use in Pregnancy and Lactation As with other drugs known to inhibit prostaglandin synthesis, use of it should be avoided in late pregnancy because it may cause premature closure of the ductus arteriosus. It should be used during the first two trimesters of pregnancy only if the potential benefit justifies the potential risk to the foetus. It is not known whether this drug is excreted in human milk.
Oral anticoagulants, diuretics and ACE inhibitors, Acetylsalicylic acid, Cyclosporin and Tacrolimus, Lithium, Methotrexate, oral contraceptives, Prednisone/Prednisolone, Digoxin, drugs metabolized by sulfotransferases (Ethinyl Estradiol), drugs metabolized by CYP isoenzymes, Ketoconazole, Rifampicin, and Antacids have interaction with Aroxia Tablet.
As with other drugs known to inhibit prostaglandin synthesis, use of it should be avoided in late pregnancy because it may cause premature closure of the ductus arteriosus. It should be used during the first two trimesters of pregnancy only ifthe potential benefit justifies the potential risk to the foetus. It is not known whether this drug is excreted in human milk.
It is contraindicated in patients with hypersensitivity to Aroxia Tablet or any component of this product, congestive heart failure, patients with inflammatory bowel disease, severe hepatic dysfunction.
Symptoms: GI and cardiorenal events.
Management: Symptomatic and supportive treatment. Remove unabsorbed material from the GI tract.
Store at a cool & dry place protected from light & moisture. Keep out of reach of children.
Aroxia Tablet price in Bangladesh 8.40