Celebrex is prescribed for treating pain

Celebrex is prescribed for treating pain and inflammation caused by ankylosing spondylitis, menstrual pain and arthritis. A Nonsteroidal Anti Inflammatory Drugs, Celebrex works on the hormones that cause pain and inflammation.

The drug can be swallowed with food or milk. If there is any problem in swallowing the drug, open the capsule and sprinkle the contents in some applause and take it. Always follow the doctor’s direction while taking Celebrex. Never go for larger doses or take the drug for long periods.

You will get good results only if you take the right dosage at the right time. Never miss any dosage. In case you miss a dose of Celebrex, take it when you remember it. However, never take extra dose for the missed one. In case you have taken an overdose of the medicine, never delay in contacting the doctor.

Before going for Celebrex, you should have to discuss with your physician about all your allergies and also about your overall health condition. Your doctor may not prescribe Celebrex or he may go for a reduction of the dosage if you are having a history of heart problems, blood problems, history of stroke, high blood pressure, liver or kidney problems, asthma and polyps in nose.

Pregnant women and those who think of getting pregnant soon should no take Celebrex as it can cause harm to the foetus. Moreover, women should not feed their newborn if they are Celebrex medication. Celebrex is not given for children who are two years.

Celebrex also comes with many allergic reactions and side effects. In case you come across any side effects, immediately contact the doctor.