Coxib

Coxib Overdosage

celecoxib

Manufacturer:

Micro Labs

Distributor:

Zizawa Healthcare
Full Prescribing Info
Overdosage
Symptoms following acute NSAID overdoses are usually limited to lethargy, drowsiness, nausea, vomiting and epigastric pain, which are generally reversible with supportive care. Gastrointestinal bleeding can occur.
Patients should be managed by symptomatic and supportive care following an NSAID overdose. There are no specific antidotes.
Emesis and/or activated charcoal and/or osmotic cathartic may be indicated in patients seen within 4 hrs of ingestion with symptoms following overdose.
Register or sign in to continue
Asia's one-stop resource for medical news, clinical reference and education
Sign up for free
Already a member? Sign in