Etoshine 60 mg 10 Tablets

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About

Prescription status:

Prescription required


Manufacturer Name: 

Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd


Drug classification: 

NSAIDS- Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs


What is this used for:

  • Dental pain.
  • Fever
  • Pain management
  • Arthritic pain (Osteoarthritis (OA), rheumatoid arthritis (RA)) 
  • Ankylosing spondylitis


When to not take this medicine:

  • Hypersensitivity/Known Allergy to this medicine
  • Liver disease
  • Kidney disease
  • Metabolic acidosis 


How should I take the medicine?

Take this medicine with an adequate amount of water as directed by the physician. Do not take 

this medicine in small or larger amounts than recommended.


How this medicine works:

This medicine reduces the sensation of pain and inflammation by reducing the release of prostaglandins by blocking the COX-1 and COX-2 enzymes within the body.


Side effects 

  • Anxiety (Less common)
  • Gastrointestinal bleeding(Less common)
  • Anemia(Less common)
  • Kidney damage(Less common)
  • Liver damage(Less common)
  • Allergy(Less common)
  • Thrombocytopenia(Less common)
  • Skin rashes(Less common)
  • Diarrhea(Less common)
  • Black or tarry stools(Less common)
  • Insomnia(Less common)
  • Restlessness(Less common)
  • Irritability(Less common)
  • Nausea(Less common)
  • Tachycardia (Less common)


Pregnancy warning: Not Assigned (Unknown)

Use of this medicine is not recommended for individuals who are pregnant or planning to become pregnant unless absolutely necessary as the safety and efficacy of this medicine is not well established. Inform your doctor about the use of either medicines. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.


Lactation warning:

Use of this medicine is not recommended for lactating and breastfeeding mothers unless absolutely necessary. Inform your doctor about the use of this medicine. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.


Renal dose adjustments:

Care must be taken for individuals with kidney disease while taking this medicine. Please discuss appropriate dose adjustments with your doctor. Your doctor may also prescribe a suitable alternative on the basis of creatinine clearance values.


Hepatic dose adjustments:

Care must be taken for individuals with liver disease while taking this medicine. Please discuss appropriate dose adjustments with your doctor. Your doctor may also prescribe a suitable alternative.

 

Drug interactions:

  • Dapsone - Moderate

Inform your doctor about the use of either medicines. Co-administration of dapsone along with this medicine may cause liver damage, G6PD enzyme deficiency, methemoglobinemia, anemia, etc. Suitable alternatives may be considered based on the condition of the patient.


  • Fosphenytoin- Moderate

Inform your doctor about the use of either medicines. Co-administration of fosphenytoin along with this medicine may cause damage to the liver or kidneys. Suitable alternatives may be considered based on the condition of the patient.


  • Isoniazid- Moderate

Inform your doctor about the use of either medicines. Co-administration of isoniazid along with this medicine may cause damage to the liver or kidneys. Suitable alternatives may be considered based on the condition of the patient.


  • Remdesevir- Moderate

Inform your doctor about the use of either medicines. Co-administration of remdesevir along with this medicine may cause damage to the liver or kidneys. Suitable alternatives may be considered based on the condition of the patient.


  • Daptomycin- Moderate

Inform your doctor about the use of either medicines. Co-administration of Daptomycin along with this medicine may cause damage to the liver or kidneys. Suitable alternatives may be considered based on the condition of the patient.


  • Aspirin- Moderate

Inform your doctor about the use of either medicines. Frequent or regular use of this medicine may reduce the effectiveness of aspirin and these medications may increase your risk of developing gastrointestinal ulcers and bleeding. Suitable alternatives may be considered based on the condition of the patient.


  • Methotrexate- Moderate

Inform your doctor about the use of either medicines. Frequent or regular use of this medicine may decrease the elimination of methotrexate resulting in increased toxicity and may increase your risk of developing gastrointestinal ulcers and bleeding. Suitable alternatives may be considered based on the condition of the patient.


Alcohol interactions:

Consumption of alcohol is not recommended while taking this medicine as it may cause interactions and lead to serious adverse effects and may worsen the health condition.


Food interactions:

N/A


Expert Advice:

  1. The use of this medicine is not recommended for individuals diagnosed with chronic alcoholism.
  2. The use of this medicine is not recommended for individuals with kidney or liver diseases as this may cause organ failure or may cause severe health complications like coma or even death.
  3. Discuss with the doctor about the risk associated with this medicine if taken during pregnancy or breastfeeding.

 

Missed dose instructions:

Take this medicine as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost the for your next dose skip the dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not double dose to make up for the missed dose.


Overdose Instructions:

Seek emergency treatment or contact your physician in case if you experience any unusual signs and symptoms during the treatment with this medicine.

 

Storage Instructions:

Store the medicine in a cool and dry place. Keep the medicine away from the reach of the children


References:

1. Etoricoxib 90mg film-coated tablets - Summary of Product Characteristics (SmPC) - (emc) [Internet]. Medicines.org.uk. 2020 [cited 1 October 2020]. Available from: https://www.medicines.org.uk/emc/product/743/smpc#PHARMACOLOGICAL_PROPS

2. Stewart M. Etoricoxib. Etoricoxib tablets and side effects at Patient [Internet]. Patient.info. 2020 [cited 1 October 2020]. Available from: https://patient.info/medicine/etoricoxib-for-pain-and-inflammation-arcoxia

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Caution

Keep away from direct sunlight

Store in a dry place

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