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Celbexx 200mg Capsule
Celbexx 200mg Capsule is also known as a cyclo-oxygenase-2 inhibitor. This is because Celbexx 200mg Capsule works to relieve pain and inflammation by blocking an enzyme in the body called cyclo-oxygenase-2 (COX-2). COX-2 is involved in the production of irritant substances in the body in response to disease.
By blocking the action of COX-2, celecoxib reduces the symptoms of pain and inflammation in arthritis. Celbexx 200mg Capsule is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) specifically a COX-2 inhibitor which relieves pain and swelling (inflammation).
Celbexx 200mg Capsule is used to treat arthritis acute pain and menstrual pain and discomfort. The pain and swelling relief provided by this medication helps you perform more of your normal daily activities.
If you are treating a chronic condition such as arthritis ask your doctor about non-drug treatments and/or using other medications to treat your pain. See also Warning section.
This drug works by blocking the enzyme in your body that makes prostaglandins. Decreasing prostaglandins helps to reduce pain and swelling. This drug is used for relief of the signs and symptoms of osteoarthritis.
Celbexx 200mg Capsule is used for treating mild to moderate pain such as in rheumatoid arthritis (disorder causing inflammation and joint pain), headaches, menstrual cramps, and migraines.
The patients administered with this medicine may experience fatigue, swelling, dizziness, difficulty in breathing, respiratory tract infections, sinusitis (inflammation of the sinuses), pruritus, skin condition causing itching), hepatic (liver) function changes, heart function changes, nausea and vomiting, flu-like-symptoms, and allergies.
⚠ When not to use
Patients with allergies to sulphonamides and Non- Steroidal Anti-inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs), active peptic ulcer (intestinal inflammation), inflammatory bowel disease (intestinal disease), gastrointestinal bleeding, and severe cardiac (heart), renal (kidney) or hepatic (liver) disease should avoid use of this medicine and use contraception. Please use contraception during use of this medicine.