PCaution when used during lactation : Caution when used during pregnancy

LCI  : Contraindicated in lactation

Molecule Info

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Indication(s) & Dosage Oral route
Osteoarthritis
Adult: 60 mg once daily.
Hepatic impairment: Mild impairment (Child-Pugh score of 5 or 6): 60 mg once daily; moderate impairment (Child-Pugh 7-9): 60 mg every other day. Avoid in severe hepatic impairment (Child-Pugh ≥10). 
Oral
Rheumatoid arthritis
Adult: 90 mg once daily.
Hepatic impairment: Mild impairment (Child-Pugh score of 5 or 6): 60 mg once daily; moderate impairment (Child-Pugh 7-9): 60 mg every other day. Avoid in severe hepatic impairment (Child-Pugh ≥10). 
Oral
Acute gout
Adult: 120 mg once daily. Max duration: 8 days. 
Hepatic impairment: Mild impairment (Child-Pugh score of 5 or 6): 60 mg once daily; moderate impairment (Child-Pugh 7-9): 60 mg every other day. Avoid in severe hepatic impairment (Child-Pugh ≥10).

Special Populations: Patients with mild hepatic impairment: 60 mg once daily. Moderate hepatic impairment: 60 mg every other day.
Administration May be taken with or without food.
Contraindications Inflammatory bowel disease, severe congestive heart failure, active peptic ulceration, cerebrovascular disease, CrCL <30 ml/min; lactation. Children and adolescent < 16 yr.
Special Precautions Allergic disorders, coagulation defects; history of cardiac failure, left ventricular dysfunction, hypertension, or in patients with oedema due to other reasons; elderly, renal, cardiac or hepatic impairment. Withdraw treatment if GI lesions develop; caution when admin to dehydrated patients. Regular BP monitoring is advisable. May mask fever and other signs of infection. Pregnancy.
Adverse Drug Reaction(s) GI disorders; ischemic cardiac events; hypersensitivity reactions, headache, dizziness, nervousness, depression, drowsiness, insomnia, vertigo, tinnitus, photosensitivity; blood disorders, fluid retention, hypertension; dry mouth, taste disturbance, mouth ulcers; appetite and wt changes; chest pain, fatigue, paraesthesia, influenza-like syndrome, myalgia. Renal toxicity.
Drug Interactions CYP3A4 inhibitors or inducers; rifampicin, ethinyloestradiol; oral salbutamol and minoxidil. Antidepressant SSRIs and venlafaxine may increase risk of bleeding. Risk of side effects increased with concomitant use of aspirin, ciclosporin, ketorolac or other NSAIDs. Lithium and methotrexate, coumarins, phenindione, phenytoin and sulphonylureas. Please consult detailed drug interactions before prescribing.
Pharmacology
Etoricoxib selectively inhibits cyclooxygenase 2 (COX-2).
ATC Classification M01AH05 - etoricoxib; Belongs to the class of non-steroidal antiinflammatory and antirheumatic products, coxibs. Used in the treatment of inflammation and rheumatism.

Brand/Product Info


Total Products : 32                                
Brand Name Manufacturer/Marketer Composition Dosage Form Pack Size & Price
ALGIREX IBN SINA Pharmaceutical Industry Ltd. Etoricoxib INN 60mg, 90mg & 120mg Tablet 60mg x30's: 210.00; 90 & 120mg x20's: 240.00,285.00 IP
AROXIA Ad-din pharmaceuticals Ltd. Etoricoxib INN 60mg, 90mg & 120mg Tablet 60mg x30's: 180.00; 90 & 120mg x20's: 160.00 & 200.00 IP
ARTORIX Asiatic Laboratories Ltd. Etoricoxib INN 60mg & 90mg Tablet 60mg x30's,90mg x20's: 210.00 & 240.00 MRP
COXET Pacific Pharmaceuticals Ltd. Etoricoxib INN 90mg & 120mg Tablet 90mg x30's,120mg x20's: 360.00 & 280.00 MRP
COXFREE Kemiko Pharmaceuticals Ltd Etoricoxib INN 60mg, 90mg & 120mg Tablet 60 & 90mg x30's: 210.00 & 360; 120mg x20's: 280.00 MRP
COXIA ACI Ltd. Etoricoxib INN 60mg, 90mg & 120mg Tablet 60 & 90mg x30's: 210.00 & 361; 120mg x20's: 281.00 MRP
COXITOR Beacon Pharmaceuticals Limited Etoricoxib INN 60mg & 90mg Tablet 60mg x30's,90mg x20's: 210.90 & 240.800 MRP
COXPAIN Novo Healthcare and Pharma Ltd. Etoricoxib INN 60mg & 90mg Tablet 60mg x30's,90mg x20's: 180.00 & 180.00 MRP
ECOX Alco Pharma Ltd Etoricoxib INN 60mg & 90mg Tablet 60mg x30's,90mg x20's: 180.00 & 180.00 MRP
EFLAM Apex Pharmaceuticals Ltd. Etoricoxib INN 60mg, 90mg & 120mg Tablet 60mg x30's: 210.00; 90 & 120mg x20's: 240.00,280.00 MRP
ETO Delta Pharma Limited Etoricoxib INN 60mg, 90mg & 120mg Tablet 60mg x50's,90mg x30's, 120mg x20's: 350.0, 300.00 & 240.00 MRP
ETOCOX General Pharmaceuticals Ltd Etoricoxib INN 60mg, 90mg & 120mg Tablet 60mg x50's,90mg x30's, 120mg x20's: 210.90, 241.00 & 140.00 MRP
ETOFLAM R A K Pharmaceuticals Pvt. Ltd. Etoricoxib INN 60mg, 90mg & 120mg Tablet 60 & 90mg x30's: 210.00 & 300; 120mg x20's: 240.00 MRP
ETONOV Novus Pharmaceuticals Ltd. Etoricoxib INN 60mg & 90mg Tablet 60mg x30's,90mg x30's: 210.00 & 360.00 MRP
ETORIX Eskayef Bangladesh Ltd Etoricoxib INN 60mg, 90mg & 120mg Tablet 60mg x40's,90mg x30's & 120mg x20's MRP: 280.00, 360.00 & 280.00
ETOX Hallmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd Etoricoxib INN 60mg & 90mg Tablet 60mg x30's,90mg x30's: 210.60 & 360.00 MRP
ETOXIB Globe Pharmaceuticals Ltd Etoricoxib INN 60mg & 90mg Tablet 60mg x30's,90mg x30's: 180.00 & 270.00 MRP
ETRIB NIPRO JMI Pharma Ltd. Etoricoxib INN 60mg & 90mg Tablet 60mg x30's,90mg x30's: 210.00 & 360.00 MRP
Oricox 120 Incepta Pharmaceuticals Limited Etoricoxib INN 120 mg Tablet 4x5's:MRP 280 Tk
Oricox 60 Incepta Pharmaceuticals Limited Etoricoxib INN 60 mg Tablet 10x3's:MRP 210 Tk
Oricox 90 Incepta Pharmaceuticals Limited Etoricoxib INN 90 mg Tablet 10x3's:MRP 360 Tk
RIBOX 120 Beximco Pharmaceuticals Ltd Etoricoxib INN 120mg Tablet 20's: 280.00 MRP
RIBOX 60 Beximco Pharmaceuticals Ltd Etoricoxib INN 60mg Tablet 30's: 210.00 MRP
RIBOX 90 Beximco Pharmaceuticals Ltd Etoricoxib INN 90mg Tablet 30's: 360.00 MRP
RITO Opsonin Pharma Limited Etoricoxib INN 60mg, 90mg & 120mg Tablet 60 & 90mg x30's: 210.00 & 360; 120mg x20's: 280.00 MRP
SETORIB The Acme Laboratories Ltd. Etoricoxib INN 60mg, 90mg & 120mg Tablet 60mg x40's,90mg x30's, 120mg x20's: 280.80, 361.50 & 281.20 MRP
TORY 120 Square Pharmaceuticals Ltd. Etoricoxib 120mg Tablet 4x5's: 282.00 MRP
TORY 60 Square Pharmaceuticals Ltd. Etoricoxib 60mg Tablet 6x5's: 211.20 MRP
TORY 90 Square Pharmaceuticals Ltd. Etoricoxib 90mg Tablet 6x5's: 362.70 MRP
VARGUS Sandoz/Novartis Etoricoxib INN 60mg film coated tablet Tablet 28's: 252.00 MRP
X DOL Concord Pharmaceuticals Ltd. Etoricoxib INN 60mg & 120mg Tablet 60mg x30's, 120mg x20's: 210.00 & 280.00 MRP
XIBRA Aristopharma Ltd. Etoricoxib INN 60mg, 90mg & 120mg Tablet 60 & 90mg x30's: 210.00 & 360; 120mg x20's: 280.00 MRP