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Brand name: Celecoxib (GH) TM

Active ingredients: celecoxib

What it is used for

- For the symptomatic treatment of osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis and ankylosing spondylitis.,- For the treatment of primary dysmenorrhoea in adults.,- For the short-term treatment of acute pain in adults following surgery or musculoskeletal and/or soft tissue injury.

How to take it

You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.

  • The way to take this medicine: Oral
  • Store below 25 degrees Celsius
  • Store in Original Container
  • Shelf lifetime is 24 Months.
  • Store below 25 degrees Celsius
  • Store in Original Container
  • Shelf lifetime is 24 Months.

Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.

Visual appearance

Size '3' hard gelatin capsule having Blue opaque cap imprinted with 'CX' in black ink and white opaque body with '100' in black ink. Containing white to off-white powder.

Images are the copyright of the Pharmacy Guild of Australia

Do I need a prescription?

This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is Schedule 4 : Prescription Only Medicine.

Is this medicine subsidised?

This medicine was verified as being available on the PBS (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme) on November 1, 2018. To learn more about this subsidy, visit the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) website.

Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?

For the active ingredient celecoxib

You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.

Reporting side effects

You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.

You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems

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