Ras Al Khaimah: The Gulf Pharmaceutical Industries, Julphar, announced the launch of a new medicine called Turox in a conference held on Thursday in Dubai.

Turox, the anti-inflammatory medicine, has to be taken once a day. It belongs to the category of arthritis and painkiller drugs, which is called Coxibs.

The new drug functions is a selective inhibitor of oxidative enzymes and will be used for treatment of inflammatory conditions and severe and chronic pain.

Turox is considered as a landmark achievement in the field of treating inflammation and bone pain.