Kretos 120mg Tablet Description:
Kretos 120mg 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).
Kretos 120mg 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. Kretos 120mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Is Kretos a narcotic?
No. Kretos is not a narcotic. It is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug(NSAID).
Is Kretos 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 Kretos and celecoxib?
Both Kretos and celecoxib are the medicines which inhibit an enzyme COX-2 (Cyclooxygenase-2) causes pain and inflammation. However, according to the research studies, Kretos is better than celecoxib in terms of effectiveness.
How to differentiate Kretos and ibuprofen?
Kretos 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 Kretos.
Can warfarin be used with Kretos?
No. Kretos should be avoided with warfarin as they both lead to increase in bleeding tendencies. Inform your doctor if you are taking any o