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Old 10-14-2003, 04:56 AM   #1
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a friend who was put on bextra 2 weeks ago started seeing flashes of light any one else have any eye problems while taking this...any other symptoms from it?

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Old 10-14-2003, 08:48 AM   #2
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Hi: I've read that Bextra can cause eye problems. Have your friend look up the side effects on the internet. I've been taking Bextra for about 6 weeks. It upsets my stomach so I take it with antacid. That's the main side effect that I get. It does relieve my arthritis pain most of the time. Today, I took Aleve instead to see if that relieves my pain without causing side effects.

Old 10-20-2003, 09:24 AM   #3
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I started taking Bextra this past Friday. So far I have had no side effects at all.....I hope I don't get any because this has brought me SUCH good pain relief.

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