Etoxib

Etoxib Indications/Uses

etoricoxib

Manufacturer:

Krka

Distributor:

Hind Wing
/
Four Star
Full Prescribing Info
Indications/Uses
Etoxib helps to reduce the pain and swelling (inflammation) in the joints and muscles of people 16 years of age and older with osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis and gout.
Etoxib is also used for the short term treatment of moderate pain after dental surgery in people 16 years of age and older.
Osteoarthritis: Osteoarthritis is a disease of the joints. It results from the gradual breakdown of cartilage that cushions the ends of the bones. This causes swelling (inflammation), pain, tenderness, stiffness and disability.
Rheumatoid arthritis: Rheumatoid arthritis is a long term inflammatory disease of the joints. It causes pain, stiffness, swelling, and increasing loss of movement in the joints it affects. It may also cause inflammation in other areas of the body.
Gout: Gout is a disease of sudden, recurring attacks of very painful inflammation and redness in the joints. It is caused by deposits of mineral crystals in the joint.
Ankylosing spondylitis: Ankylosing spondylitis is an inflammatory disease of the spine and large joints.
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