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Retoz 90mg Tablet

By DR REDDY'S LABORATORIES LTD
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
122.80*
MRP 153.50
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Etoricoxib(90.0 Mg)
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Medical Description

Retoz 90 tablet is an anti-inflammatory medicine used to relieve pain, swelling and inflammation. It is used for the treatment of pain, swelling & inflammatory conditions due to arthritis. It is also ...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
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    Quick Summary
uses

Uses of Retoz 90mg Tablet

Retoz 90 tablet is used to provide symptomatic relief in swelling, pain or inflammation due to muscle spasms associated with medical conditions like gout (pain, redness of joints due to deposition of ...
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contraindications

Contraindications of Retoz 90mg Tablet

  • If you are allergic to etoricoxib or any other ingredient of the Retoz 90 tablet.
  • If you have a history of allergies to other pain killers such as breathing difficulty, runny nose, itching and facial swelling.
  • If you have an active ulcer or bleeding in the stomach or intestine.
  • If you have severe liver or kidney disease.
  • If your age is below 16 years.
  • If you are pregnant or are breastfeeding.
  • If you are suffering from heart diseases, peripheral arterial disease (a circulatory problem in which narrowed arteries reduce blood flow to your limbs) or cerebrovascular disease such as stroke.
sideEffects

Side effects of Retoz 90mg Tablet

  • Stomach pain
  • Swelling of legs or feet (oedema)
  • Dizziness
  • Headache
  • Constipation
  • Excessive gas
  • Diarrhoea
  • Indigestion
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Retoz 90mg Tablet

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Retoz 90 tablet during pregnancy?
A:
  • Retoz 90 tablet should not be taken during pregnancy. If you are pregnant or think you can be pregnant, consult your doctor. If a woman becomes pregnant during treatment, etoricoxib must be discontinu...
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breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Retoz 90 tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
It is unknown if etoricoxib in the Retoz 90 tablet passes into breastmilk. Thus, women should avoid breastfeeding while on this medicine. However, you should always consult your doctor for further information.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Retoz 90 tablet?
A:
Retoz 90 tablet can cause dizziness, spinning sensation (vertigo) or sleepiness, if you experience any of these effects, it is advised not to drive or operate machines.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Retoz 90 tablet?
A:
No information is available on the interactions of this medicine when taken with alcohol. However, drinking alcohol while taking this medicine can worsen the side effects like dizziness.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have or experience ulcers or bleeding from the stomach or intestine.
  • You have a history of heart failure or other diseases related to the heart.
  • You have swelling due to fluid retention (excess fluid in the body).
  • You have an underlying condition such as high blood pressure, high or abnormal cholesterol, diabetes or if you smoke.
  • You are suffering from liver disease or kidney disease.
  • You are suffering from dehydration.
  • You are an aged person (above 65 years).
  • You are on any medicine.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Retoz 90mg Tablet

How Does It Work?

Etoricoxib works by reducing the formation of prostaglandins, a chemical responsible for pain and inflammation in the body. So, all the symptoms related to it improve gradually.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Retoz 90mg Tablet

Retoz 90 tablet should be taken as directed by your doctor. Swallow it whole with a glass of water. Do not break, crush or chew the medicine. You can take this medicine with or without food but prefer...
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interactions

Interactions of Retoz 90mg Tablet

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way the Retoz 90 tablet 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.
  • In particular, if you are taking medicines to treat high blood pressure, blood-thinning, certain anti-infectives, immunomodulators, painkillers, medicines for treating irregular heart rate, anti-asthm...
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storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Retoz 90mg Tablet

Store the Retoz 90 tablet at room temperature. Keep it away from the reach of children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Retoz 90mg Tablet

Overdose

If you think you have had an overdose of Retoz 90 tablet, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

If you missed any dose of Retoz 90 tablet, take it as soon as you remember it. If it is time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and continue your regular dosing schedule. Do not take a double dos...
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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: What should I consult with the doctor while taking Retoz 90 tablet?

  • Inform your doctor if you have any infection because this medicine can mask the symptoms of a severe infection.
  • For osteoarthritis, weight control and regular exercising can increase muscle strength and reduce the load on joints.

Q: Can I take Aspirin when I am taking Retoz 90 tablet?

  • Do not take a high dose of Aspirin (above 300mg) generally given for pain relief.
  • Taking this medicine along with such high doses of Aspirin can increase the risk of stomach ulcers.
  • If you are taking Aspirin for heart disease (generally low dose), do not discontinue on your own, inform your doctor.

Q: Is Retoz 90 tablet safe for use with anticoagulant medicines?

  • Retoz 90 tablet contains Etoricoxib. Caution is needed when you are using this medicine with anticoagulants as this medicine works by reducing the production of prostaglandins.
  • Prostaglandins play a crucial role in clotting and their reduced levels may affect the action of anticoagulants. Close monitoring of clotting parameters such as prothrombin time (INR) is recommended d...
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Q: When should I take the Retoz 90 tablet?

A: You should take the Retoz 90 tablet as advised by your doctor but preferably at a fixed time. You can take this medicine with or without food.

Q: What is the composition of Retoz 90?

A: Retoz 90 composition consists of etoricoxib, as its active component.

Q: Can I take Retoz 90 for long term use?

A: No, you should not take Retoz 90 for a prolonged duration. The doctor will prescribe you the medicine daily for a specific duration depending upon the medical condition. Do not take it endlessly on your own without consulting a doctor.

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Quick Summary

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ContainsEtoricoxib(90.0 Mg)
UsesPain and inflammation
Side effectsStomach pain, headache, dizziness, nausea
Last Updated on: 21 Nov 2021 | 12:59 AM (IST)
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