What are the dosage instructions of taking Celebrex?January 8, 2019
Celebrex is the medication which belongs to the group of the medications which is a type of non-steroid anti-inflammatory drug. It reduces the inflammation and swelling and another discomfort which you have. With the help of the medication, you can treat the same symptoms of ankylosing, spondylitis and rheumatoid arthritis in adults.
After taking the Celebrex, you will able to get relief from the severe pain for the short period of time. It can reduce the pain which is caused by the surgery, sprains or tooth extractions. The medication comes in different brands and several forms; you will select that one which is most suitable for you.
If you don’t know that how you should take the medication then take help from your doctor. You should not stop the medication suddenly without consulting with your doctor and don’t share your medicines with those people who are facing the same symptoms as you.
- Dosage of Celebrex
It is the medication which comes in capsules of 50, 100, 200 and 400 mg. in the beginning your doctor will prefer you to take the lower dosage because they want to know that how will you give the response towards the medication. They change your dosage if you don’t get any result through the prescribed dosage.
The quantity of the celebrex for several disease and person
- For an adult who is facing rheumatoid arthritis then they have to take 200 mg per day.
- People who are facing ankylosing spondylitis then your doctor prescribe you to take the 200-400 mg Celebrex.
- If you are going to take the medication for pain which is caused by injury or menstruation, then you should take 200 mg twice a day.
- A person who is suffering from the familial polyposis then 400 mg twice a day and take it with food.
An overdose of the medication
If you take the overdose of the medication and you should not know then you will know by facing some symptoms. Due to the overdose of the medication, you will face:-
- nausea and vomiting
- kidney failure
- high blood pressure
These are the few risks by taking the too much dosage of the medication.
- The missed dosage of the medication
Always take the prescribed dosage of the Celebrex don’t take more or less than that. If you forget to take the dosage of the medication, then take it as soon as you remember. If the time is over of your regular dosage, then skip that dosage instead of taking the extra dosage to cover up the missed dosage.