Q: Can I give the Nucoxia P Tablet to my 5-year-old daughter?
A: This medicine should not be used in children and adolescents under 16 years of age.
Q: Can I use the Nucoxia P Tablet during stomach pain and gastritis?
A: This medicine is known to cause abdominal pain, gastritis, heartburn/acid reflux and it can aggravate stomach pain and gastritis. Hence, do not use during these conditions.
Q: How long do I need to use the Nucoxia P tablet?
A: Use the Nucoxia P as prescribed by your doctor and do not stop taking this on your own. Prolonged use should be avoided unless under medical supervision.
Q: Can I use the Nucoxia P for joint pain?
A: Yes, it can be used for joint pain and other painful conditions of joints and muscles like arthritis, if prescribed by your doctor.
Q: I have a kidney function problem, can I take the Nucoxia P?
A: You should not take this medicine if you have kidney function problems as pain-relieving medicines can reduce the blood flow to kidneys, which can be harmful to patients with kidney problems and prolonged use of this medicine can also affect healthy kidneys.
Q: Is it safe to use the Nucoxia P if I have liver function problems?
A: You should avoid taking this medicine if you have any liver problems as it contains paracetamol, which can worsen liver problems.
Q: Are there any side effects of taking the Nucoxia P tablet?
A: Yes, most of the medicines along with the desirable effects, sometimes gives a few side effects. In the case of this medicine, the most common side effects are stomach discomfort, vomiting, diarrhoea and dizziness.
Q: Will the Nucoxia P tablets make me sleepy?
A: Nucoxia P tablet can cause drowsiness and make you feel dizzy and sleepy. It is advisable to take a rest and avoid driving or doing activities that require mental alertness.
Q: I am on blood-thinning medicines, Can I take this medicine?
A: Nucoxia P tablet should be used cautiously if you are taking blood-thinning medicines as there is an increased chance of bleeding
Q: What is the composition of Nucoxia P tablet?
A: The composition of Nucoxia P tablet includes etoricoxib and paracetamol as its active components.
Q: Is Nucoxia P tablet a painkiller?
A: Yes, it consists of two active ingredients, which acts as painkiller and muscle relaxant as well.