If there is a person who is suffering from some kind of discomfort in some part of his body then that is called Pain.

There can be a number of reasons for pain and there can be different kinds of pain as well.

First of all we will have a look at the most common types of pain that people suffer from.

  1. Muscular Pain
  2. Skeletal Pain
  3. Nerve Pain

There are different reasons behind these different kinds of pain. It can either be due to inflammation or some kind of injury as well and there are different categories of drugs that can be used to treat these different kinds of pain. Some of the medicines that can be used for the treatment of pain are :

  1. Opioid Drugs
  2. Non Steroidal Anti Inflammatory Drugs

The first category of medicines are compiled of the medicines that have a positive impact on the brain of human beings and the person feels clear reduction in the pain.

On the other hand the medicines that belong to NSAIDs or Non steroidal Anti Inflammatory Drugs help to reduce the inflammation and as a result the patient gets relief from the pain he or she is suffering from.

In this article, we will have a look at the different important aspects of CELECOXIB and also have a look at some of the side effects that can be caused by this medicine and also keep an eye on the Precautionary Measures that the patient needs to take while using this medicine.

How Does It Work?

This medicine belongs to a group of Non steroidal medicines that helps to reduce inflammation in the different parts of the body and as a result of that, there is clear reduction in the pain and the patient feels at ease and relieved from the pain.

How Is It Used?

This medicine is an oral medicine and can be taken with or without food. This medicine can be inoculated into the body by using water or milk.

However, if you have some issue with your stomach then you should avoid using this medicine without food.


Although this medicine can even be bought over the counter without any prescription but that is surely not recommended.

The reason behind that is that the doctor keeps in mind a lot of things while he is prescribing you the dosage. Hence, the patient should always follow the dosage that has been set by the doctor and one should never try to become one’s own doctor.

The usual dosage that is recommended by doctors however is something between two to three tablets per day.

Side Effects Of Celecoxib

  1. It can cause headaches.
  2. It can cause nausea and vomiting.
  3. It can even cause stomach upset in some cases.

Precautionary Measures To Take

  1. Always follow the instructions of your doctor regarding the usage and Dosage of celecoxib.
  2. Never overdose yourself.