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Etoshine 90 MG Tablet

Manufacturer: Sun Pharma Laboratories Ltd
Medicine composition: Etoricoxib
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required

Etoshine 90 MG Tablet, known as Arcoxia internationally, is a non-steroidal anti inflammatory drug (NSAID) which is used to treat symptoms of psoriatic arthritis, osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis. It brings relief to people affected by acute pain, chronic musculoskeletal pain and treats acute gouty arthritis and ankylosing spondylitis. It belongs to cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) specific inhibitors class of medicines which reduce pain and inflammation by blocking the pain causing enzymes (COX-2) in the body.Etoshine 90 MG Tabletcomes as a tablet to be taken by mouth and is only prescribed when its alternate medicines have not helped in the treatment.

The dosage should be kept low and it should not be used longer than prescribed as it may put you at risk of heart attacks and strokes. The recommended dosage is 60 to 120 mg of the medicine to be taken once daily. It should not be taken by people suffering from peptic ulcers, stroke, severe heart disease and hypersensitivity. Studies have foundEtoshine 90 MG Tabletto be harmful to be taken during pregnancy and breastfeeding stages. It is also not recommended for children below 16 years of age. It works well on adults and elderly people.

Common side effects ofEtoshine 90 MG Tablet are indigestion, abdominal pain, stomach upset, constipation or diarrhoea, swollen ankles, fluid retention, palpitations, headache, high blood pressure, feeling dizzy or tired and other flu-like symptoms. If you experience any of the following then stop the consumption of this medicine and consult your doctor immediately.

Etoshine 90 MG Tablet is used for relieving pain and swelling of joints associated with Osteoarthritis.
Etoshine 90 MG Tablet is used for relieving swelling, stiffness, and pain of joints caused due to Rheumatoid arthritis.
Etoshine 90 MG Tablet is also used for the symptomatic treatment of Ankylosing spondylitis. This disease causes swelling of the spine and large joints.
Acute Gout
Etoshine 90 MG Tablet is also used to relieve pain and swelling of joints associated with gout.
This medicine is not recommended for use in patients having a history of allergy to it or any other component of the medicine. It should not be taken if you have experienced an allergic reaction to any other medicine belonging to the same class of medicines.
Peptic ulcer
This medicine is not recommended if you have peptic ulcer or other conditions that cause swelling and bleeding of the stomach. It could cause severe swelling and bleeding in the stomach, colon, and anus as well.
In addition to its intended effect, Etoshine 90 MG Tablet may cause some unwanted effects too. In such cases, you must seek medical attention immediately. This is not an exhaustive list of side effects. Please inform your doctor if you experience any adverse reaction to the medication.
diarrhea Moderate Less Common
Nausea or Vomiting Moderate Less Common
headache Moderate Less Common
Dizziness. Moderate Less Common
Stomach pain Moderate Less Common
Swelling of face, lips, eyelids, tongue, hands and feet Moderate Less Common
Difficult and painful breathing Moderate Less Common
Yellowing of skin and eyes Moderate Less Common
Blurred vision Moderate Less Common
Heart rhythm disorders Moderate Less Common
Stevens-Johnson Syndrome Moderate Less Common
Infections Moderate Less Common
How long is the duration of effect?
The effect of this medicine lasts for an average duration of 20-24 hours.
What is the onset of action?
The effect of this medicine can be observed within 1-2 hours of administration. The onset is faster if the medicine is taken without food.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?
Pregnant women should avoid using this medicine unless extremely necessary. Doctor consultation is mandatory before using this medicine.
Is it habit forming?
No habit forming tendencies were reported.
Are there any breast-feeding warnings?
This medicine should not be consumed by breastfeeding women as it may cause problems for infant. You must consult your doctor to discuss the risks associated with it.
Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Etoshine 90 MG Tablet , and hence can be used as its substitute.
Cadila Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Alkem Laboratories Ltd
Abbott Healthcare Pvt. Ltd
Zee Laboratories
Missed Dose instructions
Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. The missed dose should be skipped if it is almost time for the next scheduled dose.
Overdose instructions
Contact your doctor immediately if an overdose is suspected. Symptoms of overdose may include skin rashes, confusion, chest pain, blurred vision etc.
Etoshine 90 MG Tablet is an anti-inflammatory pain reliever. It selectively inhibits the isoform 2 of the enzyme cyclooxygenase. It reduces the production of prostaglandins from arachidonic acids that helps relieves inflammation and pain. It is administered for arthritis, spondylitis and gout.
Ques: What is Etoshine 90 mg tablet?
Ans: Etoshine 90 mg tablet is a medication which has Etoricoxib as an active ingredient present in it. It belongs to class of drugs known as NSAIDs(non steroidal anti inflammatory drug). generally, this medication is used in the treatment of mild pain and inflammation of joint related to various forms of gout and arthritis. Apart from that, it is also to treat joint pain, muscles pain, muscles swelling, rheumatoid arthritis, etc.
Ques: What is Etoshine 90 mg tablet used for?
Ans: Etoshine 90 mg tablet is a medication which is used in the treatment, control, and prevention of below mentioned conditions: Joint pain, Muscles ache, Arthritic pain, Muscle pain, Muscle swelling, Inflammation of muscles and Arthralgia.
Ques: What are the side effects of Etoshine 90 mg tablet?
Ans: Etoshine 90 mg tablet is a medication which has some known side effects which may or may not occur always. Some of the side effects are rare and serious. Etoshine 90 mg tablet is prescribed medicine should only be take on a prescription. If you experience any of the below mentioned side effects, contact your doctor immediately. Here are some side effects of Etoshine 90 mg tablet: Diarrhea, Nausea and vomiting, Blurred vision, Infection, Steven johnson syndrome, Heart rhythm disorder, Yellowing skin and eyes, Dizziness, Stomach pain and Headache.
Ques: Is Etoshine a narcotic?
Ans: Etoshine 90 mg tablet is a medication which belongs a group of medication known as NSAIDs(non steroidal anti inflammatory drug). Etoshine 90 mg tablet is not a narcotic and it contains Etoricoxib as an active ingredient in it.
What are you using Etoshine 90 MG Tablet for?
Other
Osteoarthritis
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Acute Gout
How much was the improvement?
Average
Excellent
Poor
How long did it take before seeing improvement?
Within 2 hours
Within a day
More than 2 days
Within 2 days
Within 6 hours
How frequently did you take this medicine?
Once a day
Not taking on daily level
Twice a day
Thrice a day
Four times A Day
How did you take this medicine?
With Food
With or without food
Empty stomach
What were the side effects of this medicine?
Dizziness
Stomach Pain
Nausea or vomiting
Headache
Diarrhea
Swelling of face
eyelids
No Side Effects
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Popular Questions & Answers

Can MVR patient can take Etoshine for joint pains? should any diet restrictions to avoid pains? Please suggest me.

MPT, BPT
Physiotherapist, Noida
Can MVR patient can take Etoshine for joint pains? should any diet restrictions to avoid pains? Please suggest me.
Chiropractic adjustment will help. Contrast Fomentation (Hot and Cold). Avoid Squatting- Avoid sitting Cross legged

My mother had just eaten 1 tablet of paracetamol and having pain in her knee joints! A doctor had advised her to take etoshine 6 months earlier for joints pain. So should I give her etoshine or not? She also has osteoporosis but this time she also has 99 temperature!

MDP, MD - Alternate Medicine, BHMS
Homeopath, Koraput
My mother had just eaten 1 tablet of paracetamol and having pain in her knee joints! A doctor had advised her to take...
She is suffering with osteoporosis,take calcium rich diet and practice bayabiya mudra from expert.consult after one week.
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I am taking etoshine 90 for treating pain in my waist and knee and have swelling of face and body and pain on the upper back after taking 3 days twice a day. Is it due the side effect of etoshine 90 and should I continue or stop the same?

Erasmus Mundus Master in Adapted Physical Activity, MPT, BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist, Chennai
I am taking etoshine 90 for treating pain in my waist and knee and have swelling of face and body and pain on the upp...
Knee Pain: As arthritis is very common that you get generally bilaterally. Ice therapy would definitely help to reduce the inflammation. We also advise you to use knee cap which would help to prevent the knee from damaging further and also to maintain the quadriceps muscle tone. Simple Knee ExerciesSpecific knee exercises will also help ie. Keeping ball underneath the knee and keep pressing it. That's the simple exercise which will help you to strengthen the knee Ice therapy would definitely help to reduce the inflammation. We also advise you to use knee cap which would help to prevent the knee from damaging further and also to maintain the quadriceps muscle tone. I also advise you to use knee cap which would help to prevent the knee from damaging further and also to maintain the quadriceps muscle tone. Knee pain more than 2 weeks:if your knee is paining since 2 weeks, then you have to rethink whether you had any injury in the previous years. I also advise you to use knee cap which would help to prevent the knee from damaging further and also to maintain the quadriceps muscle tone. As arthritis is very common if anyone would've neglected any injury in the previous years. You can take Ultrasonic therapy in one of the nearby physiotherapy clinics which would help to heal the damaged cartilages along with shortwave diathermy which would help to improve the blood circulation. Ice therapy would definitely help to reduce the inflammation.

What is diuretics. IS all medicines are diuretics which of the following medicine is diuretic emset, pantpo dsr, etoshine and urimax.

M.D.(ayurveda), Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
Ayurveda, Ahmedabad
What is diuretics. IS all medicines are diuretics which of the following medicine is diuretic emset, pantpo dsr, etos...
Diuretic means medicine which is increase urine output. And it is useful for treatment of swelling and kidney related pathology. Only urimax is the diuretic.

Does taking NSAIDs like etoshine 90 raise Urea and Creatine levels. Will stopping them bring it back to normal.

MS - Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Gynaecologist, Delhi
Does taking NSAIDs like etoshine 90 raise Urea and Creatine levels. Will stopping them bring it back to normal.
Nsaids are nephrotoxic, prolonged use can damage kidney and thus raise urea and creatinine levels. Use of nsaids should be avoided.

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