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Nucoxia P Strip Of 10 Tablets

Nucoxia P Strip Of 10 Tablets

By ZYDUS HEALTHCARE LIMITED
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
MRP 191.90
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Medical Description

Nucoxia P tablet is used for pain relief, especially in joint and muscle pain. It contains etoricoxib and paracetamol. It works by reducing the level of prostaglandins and thus relieves pain and inflammation. You should not use this medicine if you have stomach ulcers, as it can worsen them.

Nucoxia P is also used for the short-term treatment of pain associated with other conditions. It should be taken as directed by the doctor and in the correct doses, and for the exact duration as prescribed. Swallow it with a glass of water, with or after having your food, to avoid stomach problems.

Etoford P tablet, Etos P tablet, Etowin P tablet, Brutaflam tablet, and Etorica P tablet also have a combination of etoricoxib and paracetamol. Before using this medicine, inform the doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or breastfeeding and about your detailed medical history. You should avoid taking the Nucoxia P tablet too often or for prolonged periods since it contains paracetamol.

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Product Summary

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ContainsEtoricoxib(60.0 Mg) + Paracetamol / Acetaminophen(325.0 Mg)
UsesPainkiller
Side effectsStomach pain, constipation, diarrhoea, indigestion, nausea
TherapyANALGESIC/ANTIPYRETIC
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uses

Uses of NUCOXIA P STRIP OF 10 TABLETS

Nucoxia P tablet, containing Etoricoxib and Paracetamol, is used for the treatment of pain and inflammation associated with conditions like osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis...
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contraindications

Contraindications of NUCOXIA P STRIP OF 10 TABLETS

  • If you are allergic to etoricoxib, paracetamol or any ingredient of the Nucoxia P Tablet.
  • If you have stomach ulcers or stomach bleeding problems.
  • If you are taking other medicines to reduce pain or inflammation as you may experience allergic reactions like runny nose, throat congestion, skin allergies, etc.
  • If you are pregnant or are breastfeeding.
  • If you have liver or kidney problems.
  • This medicine is not meant to be used in children and adolescents under 16 years of age.
  • If you have a bowel disorder.
  • If you have high blood pressure or are diagnosed with a heart failure problem or have any heart-related problem.
sideEffects

Side effects of NUCOXIA P STRIP OF 10 TABLETS

  • Stomach pain
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhoea
  • Indigestion
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Bloating
  • Fatigue
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of NUCOXIA P STRIP OF 10 TABLETS

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take the Nucoxia P Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited information available on the use of this medicine during pregnancy. Also, the components of this medicine are known to be unsafe during pregnancy. Hence, this medicine should be avoided during pregnancy.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take the Nucoxia P Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
There is limited information available on the use of the Nucoxia P Tablet in breastfeeding women. Hence, this medicine should be avoided if you are breastfeeding.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed the Nucoxia P Tablet?
A:
If you observe or experience any side effects like dizziness, headache and sleepiness while taking this medicine, it is advised not to drive.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Nucoxia P Tablet?
A:
Moderate consumption of alcohol when you are taking the Nucoxia P is usually safe. However, there is a risk of liver damage in chronic alcoholics and people with liver problems due to the presence of paracetamol.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have stomach problems like ulcers, bleeding and perforation.
  • You have experienced blood in vomit or black-coloured stools, immediately inform your doctor.
  • You have liver or kidney disease or any other pre-existing health condition.
  • You are taking any other medicines or products that contain paracetamol, taking too much of the same can cause liver damage.
  • You are an alcoholic or are suffering from chronic malnutrition.
  • You have heart-related problems, high blood pressure or oedema.
  • You have diabetes and you are an active smoker.
  • You are pregnant or planning for pregnancy or breastfeeding.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of NUCOXIA P STRIP OF 10 TABLETS

  • Nucoxia P tablet is taken orally and can be taken with or without food.
  • Take this medicine as a whole with a sufficient amount of water.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of NUCOXIA P STRIP OF 10 TABLETS

  • Keep it out of the reach of children.
  • Do not keep outdated medicine or medicine no longer needed.
  • Medicines should not be disposed of via wastewater or household waste.
  • Store the medicine at room temperature, away from heat, moisture and direct light.
quickTips

Quick Tips of NUCOXIA P STRIP OF 10 TABLETS

  • Nucoxia P tablet is used for pain relief, especially in joint and muscle pain.
  • Take this medicine in the exact dose and duration as recommended. Do not take more than the prescribed dose.
  • Before using this medicine, inform the doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or breastfeeding and about your detailed medical history.
  • You should avoid taking the Nucoxia P tablet too often or for prolonged periods since it contains paracetamol.
  • Diarrhoea, nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, and dizziness can be seen as side effects of this medicine, inform your doctor if the side effects do not resolve over time.
  • Inform your doctor if you are allergic to etoricoxib, paracetamol or any ingredient of it.
  • This medicine is not meant to be used in children and adolescents under 16 years of age.
dosage

Dosage of NUCOXIA P STRIP OF 10 TABLETS

Overdose

If you think you have taken too much of the Nucoxia P tablet, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital. As this medicine contains paracetamol, taking too much of this can lead to ...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed any dose of this medicine, take it as soon as you remember. If it's time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dose schedule. Do not take a do...
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modeOfAction

Mode of Action of NUCOXIA P STRIP OF 10 TABLETS

How Does It Work?

  • Etoricoxib helps in easing inflammation and pain by interfering with the production of certain chemicals in the body such as prostaglandins which are pain mediators and responsible for swelling and pa...
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  • Paracetamol works by interfering with the production of prostaglandins which is responsible for fever, swelling and sensation of pain.
interactions

Interactions of NUCOXIA P STRIP OF 10 TABLETS

Interactions with other medicines

  • There is limited information available on the interaction of the Nucoxia P Tablet with other drugs. However, as the Nucoxia P Tablet contains Etoricoxib and Paracetamol, any interactions seen with the...
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  • Medicines used to treat nausea or vomiting like Metoclopramide or Domperidone and antibiotics like Chloramphenicol should not be used as it can lead to an increase in side effects.
  • Medicines used like Warfarin if taken along may lead to an increased risk of bleeding, caution is needed.
  • Cholesterol-lowering medicines like Cholestyramine should be taken with a minimum gap of 2 hours.
  • Oral contraceptives should be taken with a minimum gap of 12 hours.
  • Medicines used to modify immune response like Cyclosporin or Tacrolimus if taken along can lead to kidney toxicity.
  • Water pills, blood pressure medicines and painkillers should be used cautiously.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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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 Nucoxia P?

A: Nucoxia P 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.

Q: Does Nucoxia P cause addiction?

A: No, the Nucoxia P is not an addiction causing medicine. However, it should be used as per the dose and duration prescribed by your doctor.

Q: Can Nucoxia P be taken on an empty stomach?

A: Nucoxia P can be taken with or without food on an empty stomach. However, if you have a sensitive stomach, it is advised not to take this medicine on an empty stomach.

Q: How long Tab Nucoxia P can be taken?

A: The duration of treatment with Tab Nucoxia P depends on the underlying condition and the patient's response to the treatment. Do not take it for more than 5 days, without consulting a doctor. If you do not see any improvement, speak to your doctor. But do not take it endlessly on your own without consulting a doctor.
Last Updated on: 19 May 2023 | 8:01 PM (IST)

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