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ETOZIP MR TABLET 10'S

Manufacturer

MEDI BIOTECH

Composition

ETORICOXIB-0 + THIOCOLCHICOSIDE-0

Pack Of

10 TabletS

In Stock

Prescription Required

PRODUCT SUBSTITUTES

ETOZIP MR TABLET 10'S

Product Details

About ETOZIP MR TABLET 10'S

ETOZIP MR TABLET 10'S belongs to a group of medicines called Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs (NSAID's) used for the treatment of osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, gouty arthritis and ankylosing spondylitis, acute pain, chronic low back pain and muscle spasms. Pain is a symptom triggered by the nervous system, causing uncomfortable sensations in the body. Muscle spasm is the sudden involuntary contractions of the muscle, which can be painful and uncomfortable.

ETOZIP MR TABLET 10'S is a combination of two drugs: Etoricoxib (NSAID) and Thiocolchicoside (Muscle relaxant). Etoricoxib blocks the effect of a chemical messenger known as cyclo-oxygenase (COX) enzyme that makes other chemical prostaglandins (PG). By blocking the effect of COX enzymes, lesser PGs are produced. This helps in reducing mild to moderate pain and inflammation at the injured or damaged site. Thiocolchicoside works on the centres of the spinal cord and brain. This helps relieve muscle stiffness and improves muscle movements, thereby helping relieve pain due to muscle spasms.

You can take ETOZIP MR TABLET 10'S with or without food. Swallow ETOZIP MR TABLET 10'S as a whole with water, do not crush or chew the tablet. You are advised to take ETOZIP MR TABLET 10'S for as long as your doctor has prescribed it for you depending on your medical condition. In some cases, you may experience certain common side-effects such as flatulence, nausea, diarrhoea, indigestion, swelling of hands and feet. Most of these side-effects do not require medical attention and will resolve gradually over time. However, you are advised to talk to your doctor if you experience these side-effects persistently.

ETOZIP MR TABLET 10'S can increase your risk of fatal heart attack or stroke. So, if you have had any recent heart surgery, do not take ETOZIP MR TABLET 10'S. ETOZIP MR TABLET 10'S increases the chances of stomach ulcers and bleeding. Do not take ETOZIP MR TABLET 10'S if you are pregnant or breastfeeding unless prescribed by the doctor. ETOZIP MR TABLET 10'S may cause sleepiness and dizziness, so drive with caution. ETOZIP MR TABLET 10'S should not be given to children as safety and efficacy have not been established. Avoid consuming alcohol along with ETOZIP MR TABLET 10'S as it could lead to increased dizziness, it might also increase the risk of stomach bleeding. Keep your doctor informed about your health condition and medicines to rule out any side-effects.

Uses of ETOZIP MR TABLET 10'S

Pain, inflammation and muscle spasms

Directions for Use

Take ETOZIP MR TABLET 10'S with or after food. Swallow ETOZIP MR TABLET 10'S as a whole with a glass of water, do not chew or break the tablet. Based on your medical condition, your doctor will decide how long you need to take ETOZIP MR TABLET 10'S.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of ETOZIP MR TABLET 10'S

  • Flatulence
  • Indigestion
  • Stomach pain
  • Nausea
  • Diarrhoea
  • Swelling of hands and feet
  • Irregular heartbeat

In-Depth Precautions and Warning

Drug Warning

Do not take ETOZIP MR TABLET 10'S if you are allergic to any of its contents, if you have stomach ulcers, have suffered bleeding problems, clotting problems, inflammatory bowel disease, severe heart, liver or kidney problems, galactose intolerance, Lapp lactase deficiency or glucose-galactose malabsorption. ETOZIP MR TABLET 10'S can increase your risk of fatal heart attack or stroke. So, if you have had any recent heart surgery, do not take ETOZIP MR TABLET 10'S. Inform your doctor before taking ETOZIP MR TABLET 10'S if you have or had stomach bleeding or ulcers, heart failure, high blood pressure, diabetes, high cholesterol, kidney or liver impairment. Do not take ETOZIP MR TABLET 10'S if you are pregnant or breastfeeding unless prescribed by the doctor. ETOZIP MR TABLET 10'S may cause sleepiness and dizziness, so drive only if you are alert. ETOZIP MR TABLET 10'S should not be given to children as the safety have not been established. Avoid consuming alcohol along with ETOZIP MR TABLET 10'S as it could lead to increased drowsiness and can increase the risk of stomach bleeding. Stop taking ETOZIP MR TABLET 10'S and consult your doctor immediately if you have stomach pain or any signs of bleeding in intestine or stomach such as blood in stools. Do not take any other NSAID's for pain relief along with ETOZIP MR TABLET 10'S unless prescribed.

Safety Advice

  • Alcohol

    Consult Your Doctor

    Avoid consumption of alcohol while taking ETOZIP MR TABLET 10'S as it may increase drowsiness. It can also increase the risk of stomach bleeding.

  • Pregnancy

    Please consult your doctor if you have any concerns regarding this, your doctor will prescribe only if the benefits outweigh the risks.

  • Breast Feeding

    Please consult your doctor before taking ETOZIP MR TABLET 10'S; your doctor will decide whether ETOZIP MR TABLET 10'S can be taken by breastfeeding mothers or not.

  • Driving

    ETOZIP MR TABLET 10'S may cause dizziness and sleepiness. Do not drive or operate machinery unless you are alert.

  • Liver

    Dose adjustment may be needed in patients with liver impairment. Please consult your doctor if you have a liver impairment or any concerns regarding this.

  • Kidney

    Dose adjustment may be needed in patients with kidney impairment. Please consult your doctor if you have kidney impairment or any concerns regarding this.

Other Information (ETO0184)

This item is Not Returnable.

Expires on or after - September 2021

Patients Concern

FAQs

ETOZIP MR TABLET 10'S is a combination of two drugs: Etoricoxib and Thiocolchicoside. Etoricoxib blocks the effect of a chemical messenger known as cyclo-oxygenase (COX) enzyme that makes another chemical 'prostaglandins' (PG). These prostaglandins are produced at injury sites and cause pain and swelling. By blocking the effect of COX enzymes, lesser PGs are produced. This helps in reducing mild to moderate pain and inflammation at the injured or damaged site. Thiocolchicoside works on the centres of the spinal cord and brain. This helps relieve muscle stiffness and improves muscle movements, thereby helping relieve pain due to muscle spasms.

ETOZIP MR TABLET 10'S is used to reduce and relieve pain and inflammation associated with osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, gouty arthritis and ankylosing spondylitis. Arthritis is the tenderness and swelling in the joints.

Avoid taking ETOZIP MR TABLET 10'S if you have stomach ulcers, bleeding problems or heart problems. Talk to your doctor regarding your concerns, he/she may prescribe alternate medicine.

Diarrhoea might be a side-effect of ETOZIP MR TABLET 10'S. Drink enough fluids and eat fibre rich food if you experience diarrhoea. If you find blood in stools (tarry stools) or if you experience excess diarrhoea consult your doctor. Do not take anti-diarrheal medicine on your own.

ETOZIP MR TABLET 10'S might cause swelling of feet and hands due to fluid retention (oedema). While lying down, raise your legs above by putting a pillow below them. Follow a low-salt diet as it might help in reducing fluid build-up.

ETOZIP MR TABLET 10'S, along with birth control pills, might increase the risk of side-effects. Please consult your doctor, he/she may suggest an alternate method of contraception.

ETOZIP MR TABLET 10'S should be used with extreme caution in patients suffering from an infection since it may mask the symptoms of an infection such as a fever. More frequent clinical monitoring is recommended for such patients.

Manufacturer/Marketer address

Medi Biotech Private Limited, No. 28, Subbu Street , L.B. Road Tiruvanmiyur, Thiruvanmiyur, Chennai-600041, Tamil Nadu, India

ETOZIP MR TABLET 10'S

ETOZIP MR TABLET 10'S

MRP: 207.00

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