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Certane Forte Rapitab 25mg Tablets

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Certane Forte Rapitab 25mg Tablets Description

Certane Forte Rapitab 25mg Tab is used to relieve pain & reduce inflammation (swelling, redness) in conditions such as arthritis, osteoarthritis. It also helps relieve menstrual (period) pain. It con...
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ContainsRofecoxib(25.0 Mg)
UsesAcute pain, arthritis, menstrual pain
Side effectsHeadache, dizziness, nausea, vomiting
ClassificationANTI-INFLAMMATORY
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Uses of Certane Forte Rapitab 25mg Tablets

  • Certane Forte Rapitab 25mg Tab is used in relieving pain & reducing inflammation (swelling, redness) in conditions like arthritis, osteoarthritis.
  • This medicine is also used in relieving menstrual pain.

Contraindications of Certane Forte Rapitab 25mg Tablets

  • If you are allergic to rofecoxib or any other ingredients of Certane Forte Rapitab 25mg Tab .
  • If you have experienced asthma or any other reactions to medicines from similar class (NSAIDs).

Side effects of Certane Forte Rapitab 25mg Tablets

  • Stomach problems
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
  • Back pain
  • Fatigue

Precautions and Warnings of Certane Forte Rapitab 25mg Tablets

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Certane Forte Rapitab 25mg Tab during pregnancy?
A:
Certane Forte Rapitab 25mg Tab should be taken during pregnancy only if considered essential by the doctor after assessing the benefits over risks. However, it should not be taken in late pregnancy as it may harm the unborn baby.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Certane Forte Rapitab 25mg Tab while breastfeeding?
A:
It is unknown if rofecoxib passes into human milk. Thus, your doctor will decide on either discontinuing Certane Forte Rapitab 25mg Tab or the breastfeeding after assessing the potential risk on breastfeeding infant over the risk of delayed treatment on the breastfeeding mother.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Certane Forte Rapitab 25mg Tab ?
A:
You may feel dizzy after taking Certane Forte Rapitab 25mg Tab . Caution is needed while driving or operating machines.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Certane Forte Rapitab 25mg Tab ?
A:
Although there is no known interaction with alcohol and Certane Forte Rapitab 25mg Tab , it is essential to consult your physician if you have a habit of consuming alcohol regularly.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have problems with your heart, liver or kidneys
  • You have had any serious stomach problems in the past
  • You have high blood pressure
  • You are allergic to similar medicines (other NSAID medicines, aspirin)
  • You are pregnant, think you may be or are planning a pregnancy

Mode of Action of Certane Forte Rapitab 25mg Tablets

How Does It Work?

Rofecoxib works by blocking the synthesis of certain chemical substances that cause pain & inflammation.

Directions for Use of Certane Forte Rapitab 25mg Tablets

  • Certane Forte Rapitab 25mg Tab should be taken as directed by your doctor.
  • Swallow it whole with a glass of water, do not cut, break or chew the medicine.
  • It can be taken with or without food.
  • It would be best if you took it at a fixed time for optimal results.
  • You should not consume it more than that prescribed by your doctor.

Interactions of Certane Forte Rapitab 25mg Tablets

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Certane Forte Rapitab 25mg Tab works or this medicine itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction.
  • Especially if you are taking medicines to treat heart problems, asthma, psychiatric illnesses or are taking blood thinners, antibiotic medicines.

Storage and disposal of Certane Forte Rapitab 25mg Tablets

  • Store Certane Forte Rapitab 25mg Tab s in a clean and dry place, protected from moisture, sunlight and heat.
  • Keep the medicine away from children and pets.

Dosage of Certane Forte Rapitab 25mg Tablets

Overdose

In case of an overdose, contact your doctor or reach out to your nearest hospital as soon as possible.

Missed a Dose

If you missed any dose of Certane Forte Rapitab 25mg Tab, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it's time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dose sched...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What is Certane Forte Rapitab 25mg Tab used for?

A: Certane Forte Rapitab 25mg Tab is used to relieve pain & reduce inflammation (swelling, redness) in joint conditions such as arthritis, osteoarthritis. It also helps relieve menstrual (period) pain.

Q: Is Certane Forte Rapitab 25mg Tab an antibiotic?

A: No, Certane Forte Rapitab 25mg Tab is not an antibiotic. It is a pain-relieving medicine. It contains rofecoxib as its main component. It belongs to a class of medicines called Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs).
Last Updated on: 02 Jun 2022 | 05:56 PM (IST)

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