Etrobax 60mg Tablet Description:
Etrobax 60mg Tablet 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 pain and inflammation (redness and swelling).
Etrobax 60mg Tablet is used for pain relief. It relieves pain and inflammation in conditions like rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, and osteoarthritis.
Abdominal pain, Palpitations, Nausea, Vomiting, Headache, Heartburn, Gastritis, Dizziness, Constipation, Edema (swelling), Diarrhoea, Dyspepsia, Increased blood pressure, Flatulence.
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. Etrobax 60mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Is Etrobax a narcotic?
No. Etrobax is not a narcotic. It is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug(NSAID).
Is Etrobax a painkiller?
Yes. It is a pain killer. It belongs to the class of medications known as non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID).
What is the difference between Etrobax and celecoxib?
Both Etrobax and celecoxib are the medicines which inhibit an enzyme COX-2 (Cyclooxygenase-2) causes pain and inflammation. However, according to the research studies, Etrobax is better than celecoxib in terms of effectiveness.
How to differentiate Etrobax and ibuprofen?
Etrobax is a Selective Cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) inhibitor which is an enzyme responsible for pain and inflammation but ibuprofen in a non-selective COX inhibitor which has more gastric side effects like gastric ulceration as compared to Etrobax.