Cobix 100 mg & 200 Mg (Celecoxib)
Also known as: Generic Celebrex 100 mg
Active ingredient: Celecoxib
Packaging Type: 10 caps/blister
Manufacturer : Cipla
Product Code: PR10073
What is Cobix 100 & 200 Mg (Celecoxib)?
Cobix is a popular drug that is recommended by doctors when it comes to providing relief from several types of pain and swellings, as it does a great job as an NSAID. Cobix 100 mg 200 mg can provide relief for various types of pain, such as menstruation, rheumatoid arthritis, dental surgery and procedures, pain triggered by injuries and from spondylitis.
Class and mechanism of action:
Cobix 100 mg works by stemming the COX-2 enzyme production, which are the main reason of pain that happens. For example, the pain during menstruation occurs because of prostaglandin. This medicine blocks prostaglandin, thus a lot of pain causes, specifically cramps can be relegated.
How to store this medicine?
Store Cobix tablets in a dry and cool place below the temperature of 25°C.
How to take the medicine?
The best time to take this medicine is during meals. So, never skip meals if you want to take this medicine. Moreover, take the drug each day at the same time.
The ideal dosage is to take a single 100mg pill 2 times a day or a 200 mg tablet once a day. Remember, dosages depend as per the requirement of an individual, so make sure to consult your doctor.
In case you overdose, you may experience symptoms, such as:
- Pain in the stomach
- Stools that are bloody, dark or tarry
- Lack of consciousness
- Vomiting and Nausea
- Loss of energy
- Hives and rashes
Take your missed dose as soon as you remember, however, if it is too late, then you can skip your missed dose, remember, do not overdose in any case.
Warnings and precautions:
- Avoid caffeine or alcohol
- Your skin becomes sensitive while you take this medicine, so minimize contact with sunlight
- Avoid activities that need you to be alert, such as operating a machinery or driving
When the drug should not be used?
- Any disorder of blood, such as Anemia
- Planning to get pregnant or already pregnant
- Problems with breathing
- Have pain which is accompanied or triggered by headache
- High blood pressure
- Problems in the intestines or kidneys
Possible side effects:
- Feeling drowsy
- Sweating profusely
- Yellow skin or eyes
- Itchy skin or sores, redness, rashes
- Gas or Bloating
- Any allergic reaction
How long you should take Cobix 100 mg?
Take this medicine for as long as recommended by the doctor. Do not stop on your own.