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It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Recox.
Recox may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing b... View More
Information regarding the use of Recox during breastfeeding is not available. Please consult your doctor.
It is not known whether Recox alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react... View More
There is limited information available on the use of Recox in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor. Use of Recox is not recommended ... View More
Recox should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Recox may be needed. Please consult your doctor. Use of Recox is no... View More
Recox is a pain relieving medicine. It helps relieve pain and reduces swelling, pain and redness in various joint conditions such as osteoarthritis and ... View More
Uses of Recox
- Pain relief
Side effects of Recox
- Flu-like symptoms
- Peripheral edema
How to use Recox
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. Recox may be taken with or... View More
How Recox works
Recox is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) called COX-2 inhibitors. It works by blocking the release of certain chemical messengers that ar... View More
- Recox helps relieve pain and inflammation.
- It may cause fewer stomach problems as compared to other NSAIDs like Ibuprofen or Naproxen.
- It may cause dizziness and fatigue. Do not drive or do anything requiring concentration until you know how it affects you.
- Do not consume alcohol while on treatment with this medicine as it may cause excessive drowsiness.
- Regularly monitor your blood pressure while taking this medicine, particularly in the first two weeks after starting treatment.
- Inform your doctor if you have a history of stomach ulcers, heart diseases, high blood pressure, and liver or kidney disease.
- During long-term treatment, your doctor may want to take regular blood tests to monitor your liver function.
- Do not take Recox if you are pregnant, planning to conceive, or breastfeeding.
Osteoarthritis, Rheumatoid arthritis, Pain
Oral Osteoarthritis Adult: Initially, 12.5 mg once daily. Max: 25 mg/day. Pain relief Adult: Initially, 50 mg once daily followed by daily doses o... View More
Hypersensitivity. Severe renal impairment.
Mode of Action
Rofecoxib is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) that exhibits anti-inflammatory, analgesic, and antipyretic activities in animal models. The ... View More
Hepatic dysfunction, pregnancy and lactation. History of ulcer disease or GI bleeding. Elderly or debilitated patients. Prolonged treatment, smoking and... View More
Mouth ulcers, chest pain, weight gain, atopic eczema, muscle cramps, diarrhoea, headache, nausea; upper respiratory tract infection, hypertension, ischa... View More
Pregnancy Category Note
Pregnancy Category C, D (in 3rd trimester or near delivery)
Alternative brand for Recox
The information provided herein is accurate, updated and complete as per the best practices of the Company. Please note that this information should not... View More