FLAMACOX

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FLAMACOX 200mg

Generic Name: Celecoxib 200mg capsule
Class: Non-Steroidical Anti-Inflammatory

“Less PAIN, more GAIN”

INDICATION:

Used in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis and in the adjunctive treatment of adenomatous colorectal polyps, in the management of acute pain and dysmenorrheal.

MODE OF ACTION:

FLAMACOX is a non-steroidal, anti-inflammatory drug that exhibits anti-inflammatory, analgesia and anti-pyresis. It is also a specific COX2 inhibitor.

FLAMACOX inhibits cyclooxygenase 2 (COX2), then further inhibits prostaglandin synthesis to reduce inflammation and relieve pain and fever.

PHARMACOKINETICS:

  • Peak plasma concentration: 3hours
  • Linear Pharmacokinetics: plasma concentrations are dose-related
  • Can be taken with or without meals
  • Can be taken with antacids
  • 97% binding to plasma proteins
  • Distributed extensively into the tissues
  • Metabolized in the liver
  • Eliminated in feces (57%) and urine (27%)
  • Half-life: 11 hours