Celebrex

What is Celebrex?

Celebrex is a celecoxib drug, which is a class of Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs called Cox-2 inhibitor. It is used to relieve pain, tenderness, swelling and stiffness caused by osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis.

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I got 200 mg Celebrex from, India, I think. aqua blue & white capsules came in the mail all capsules on a punch card.10 on each card nothing...

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Dear Roz, Hi & Welcome.

As per the description given in your query, you seem to have received the requested medicine Celebrex but in the dose of...

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I have been on Celebrex for a number of years and just had a EGD which showed I have had bleeding of the whole stomach, a biopsy was done, results...

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Hi,

Thanks for writing to health care magic.

Non steroidal anti inflammatory medication(NSAIDs) like Celebrex will cause problems of gastritis and...

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My doctor said he is prescibing celebrex over another proton pump inhibitor to protect me what is he talking about?...

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Hi,

Celebrex is Celecoxib. It is a prescription NSAID drug used for treatment of acute pain. It is not proton pump inhibitor. It cannot be used in...

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Hi I have back pain ,& it was very painful ,I could not stand straight , I was told a Disk ,& send for MRI & given Celebrex until the result .Now I...

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Hi, here are a list of medications I am currently on: these are ones my arthritis doc. has perscribed: lyrica 75 mg 3x day,metholtrexate tabs 25...

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I only need to take the 75 mg tab of Zantac for heartburn (and because I take Celebrex.) I have used up my 75 mg pills of Zantac but I have a...

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Hi there, I'm on my feet standing for my job. Last night as I was walking at work, I felt a sharp pain in my heel almost as if a ligament in my...

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I have been diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis . I is now getting more prevalent, in "owie" department but afraid to take any meds for it. The...

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I've noticed three times when I take Aleve with my metoprolol and cozaar meds I get a weird spell of "losing it" after a period of time, especially...

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