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  1. Desperate for advice
    ... This is a new drug and I'm scared to take it. I took vioxx which was taken off the market. Not enough studies...

  2. Return to Physical Therapy has begun
    ... Celebrex but my body does not believe them. I was taking Vioxx up until it was taken off the market, and Celebrex ... does not work nearly as well for me as Vioxx did. However, if money is the issue, something like...
    ... along with others taken off the market, like Bextra, Vioxx are celecoxibs. These work differently in the body...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex aleve Bextra lidoderm

  3. Schragie??
    ... this all started and they had me on Tylenol 3 and Vioxx . I have a sulfa allergy (though mild) and the celecoxibs...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Flexeril Neurontin Skelaxin Tylenol Vicodin Cymbalta lyrica

  4. Post op fusion and sitting
    ... on anti-inflammers my RX of choice is Celecoxibs ( vioxx , bextra, celebrex). Naprosyn never brought me relief...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Bextra Celebrex naprosyn

  5. Lyrica
    ... alter the way you feel on a daily basis? i once was on vioxx and then had to stop because i wasnt functional for...
    Medications also discussed in this post: lyrica

  6. Side effects from Meds.
    ... a reaction like this except years ago when I took Vioxx . I was having trouble breathing on Vioxx. Once I...
    ... meds that don't have high concentration of it. Vioxx , Bextra, Celebrex.. have Sulfa in them. (Unfortunately...
    ... to Sulfa. Never was unless it can come on later. Vioxx worked great for my back and knees in 2001. Only...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Skelaxin Bextra Celebrex Neurontin Cymbalta lyrica

  7. Ok , So the Steroid Injection Worked , Now What?
    ... Ibuprofen) until they stopped Rxing it due to the whole Vioxx mess and nothing else did me any good. For me, the...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Bextra Celebrex Ibuprofen

  8. Take a moment. Help. Pain never controlled.
    ... Neurontin (helped), and Celebrex (helped alot since Vioxx off the market), so I asked for something for breakthrough...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex Neurontin Percocet Tylenol Ultram

  9. Spinal Fusion ID Card?
    ... Aspirin, Daypro, Relafen, Arthrotec, Lodine, Celebrex, Vioxx , Bextra, Mobic, estrogen, progesterone,and oral contracepti...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Aspirin Bextra Celebrex Daypro Ibuprofen Lodine Mobic Relafen arthrotec

  10. New to Boards
    ... MRI showed buldging on L4/L5. I was treated with Vioxx , then Bextra and now Celebrex and various muscle relaxers...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Bextra Celebrex

  11. Where should I turn to?
    ... cortisone), 2 orthopedic doctors * Have taken neurontin, Vioxx , Bextra, Mobic, Ibuprofen, relafen, you name it, there...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Bextra Ibuprofen Mobic Neurontin Relafen

  12. Tests - MRI
    ... ankles swell and have heart- burn. I used to take Vioxx and it worked very well but of course that is no longer...

  13. Injections
    ... Relafen for the antiflammatory. I've taken in the past: Vioxx & Bextra (and had the side effects that actually caused...
    ... get much relief. Like you, I had been through the Vioxx , etc. Now I am on Voltarin which helps some. If the...
    ... better. #4) I've taken glucosamine, Mobic, Celebrex, Vioxx , Bextra, Ultram, Ibuprofen, and others (pretty much...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Bextra Ibuprofen Neurontin Relafen Topamax Ultram Celebrex Mobic

  14. Upper Back Pain
    ... has relieved my back any. In the past I have been on Vioxx , Ibuprofen, Relafen-non of them touched my back except...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ibuprofen Prednisone Relafen

  15. celebrex question
    ... beleive the only Celecoxib available these days. Vioxx and Bextra were taken off the market, and I was on...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Bextra Celebrex

  16. how can I tell which is causing the most pain?
    ... know if people are prescribing them anymore since the VIOXX thing. I take 2400 mg/day of regular over-the-counter...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Bextra Celebrex Ibuprofen

  17. Lower Back Pain
    ... celebrex helped until I was taken off that because of the Vioxx hoopla. My backache got continually worse and now...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex

  18. BMP Questions for QCook and All
    ... people recently had to choose between the benefits of Vioxx (?sp) and its possible risks. Sometimes there are...

  19. Suzy-Q, Ibuprofen after fusion???
    ... 2400 mg/day) prior to the surgery since the whole Vioxx thing blew up. I had taken Bextra with very good...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Bextra Celebrex

  20. I have spondylothesis grade 2
    ... for the L5-S1 fusion, so I was prescibed 800 ML IB, Vioxx , and any other antiflamitory availible. I had an epidural...
    ... for the L5-S1 fusion, so I was prescibed 800 ML IB, Vioxx , and any other antiflamitory availible. I had an epidural...

  21. Pain Med Question
    ... other inflamation. It is now off the market as is Vioxx . Celebrex is the only other Cox-2 still being manufacturer...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Bextra Celebrex Tylenol

  22. Any one Celebrex or Mobic? Cant use IB anymore
    ... I remember reading something about Vioxx , then more recently about Celebrex, and risks. But...
    ... have taken every athritis medication. I used bextra, vioxx , celebrex, you name it, i took it. And I'm only 20...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex Bextra

  23. Morning Back Pain Waking Me Up
    ... this I went to my primary care doctor who gave me Vioxx (before it was pulled off the shelves of course), ... and it worked wonders! I took the Vioxx for about 1 week, and upon stopping the pain returned...
    ... morning stiffness is arthritic in nature. I too was on Vioxx and it was great. I didn't walk like Frankenstein ... have you take it before bedtime every night. If the Vioxx helped it is likely that another anti-inflammatory...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex

  24. FUSION: LT-CAGE Device...anyone have this done?
    ... sporatic - every day is a new adventure! When I took VIOXX the pain was under control - just a flare-up here ... & there. Since they took VIOXX off the market I have tried many different meds/pain...
    ... sporatic - every day is a new adventure! When I took VIOXX the pain was under control - just a flare-up here ... & there. Since they took VIOXX off the market I have tried many different meds/pain ... getting her life back! BC of all the issues with Vioxx , and Celebrex, she tried Mobid, it works great. Don...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex

  25. Neurontin effect on EMG and nerve conduction study
    ... taking Gabitril which is the same line as nuerontin and vioxx at the time.Mine showed permanant nerve damage to...
    Medications also discussed in this post: gabitril

  26. I made it through But oh it hurts
    ... turns out that i had a bad inflamation in there and a vioxx (i guess you'll have to use something diffrent now...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Morphine

  27. IDET Procedure
    ... two but I do still have pain and can't sit either. Vioxx helped me alot also and I've had a hard time without...

  28. Neurontin Articles
    ... will pull it any minute. I had SO MUCH releif with Vioxx :) and we all know what happened with it. Thank...

  29. Back problems and only 18 years old
    ... had problems with my joints, and since Bextra and Vioxx are off the market, I've been using a supplement called...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Bextra

  30. Oral steroid cortisone working wonders
    ... Nonsteroidal Anti inflammatories....asprin, advil, tylenol, vioxx , bextra....etc with the steriods. Glad your feeling...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Bextra Tylenol

  31. Bulge disk...what is usual treatment?
    ... bloodwork, urine tests...all normal. I have been on vioxx , celebrex, bextra, taking advil & tylenol and 3 different...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Bextra Celebrex Tylenol Vicodin Xanax

  32. Sciatica - next step
    ... chiro, massages, electrotherapy and plenty of meds. Vioxx worked wonders, I took Bextra & Celebrex I still take...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Bextra Celebrex

  33. My situation and need advice please!! :)
    ... in total. The only meds were anti-inflammatories - Vioxx . Didn't help me. I have done many labor intense ... probably more but can't remember: Neurontin 600MG Vioxx Celebrex Naprosyn Darvocet Valium Another problem...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex Duragesic Neurontin Oxycontin Paxil Valium Xanax naprosyn

  34. Vioxx, Celebrex, Bextra
    ... They have just pulled Bextra in the last few days. Vioxx was already pulled. Relefen is really hard on your...
    ... worse than it helps. I relly wish I could just take Vioxx when I need it, but I can't I take Aleeve, Tylenol...
    ... be getting your doctor to prescribe it. I was on Vioxx before it was pulled. Caused my blood pressure to...
    ... I was on Relafen and swtiched to Vioxx which worked 100% better. Then Vioxx was pulled and ... blood pressure is low so I wish I could continue with Vioxx , I'm allergic to Bextra and Celebrex so that's not...
    ... i am soon to be 19, and use to be taking vioxx before it was recalled, now im on morbic, i think...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Bextra Celebrex aleve Tylenol Diclofenac Ultracet Mobic Relafen

  35. Sacroillitis
    ... been thorugh it all and nothing has helped except Vioxx , Celebrex & muscle relaxors. What do you take? I know...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex

  36. 1 1/2 years post,still pain,anyone else?
    ... that is supposedly causing the Sciatica pain.I was on Vioxx & Bextra but they have been pulled since they cause...
    ... least I can still attempt to function. I too was on Vioxx and sadly it helped me tremendously! I was sad to...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Bextra Morphine Percocet Tylenol gabapentin

  37. Update on SI problems
    ... Condroiton,(sp?) Glucosomine, Percocet, Vicodan, Vioxx , Celebrex, Bextra, Advil, Aleve, The Pack, Lidoderm...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Bextra Celebrex Percocet Ultram lidoderm aleve

  38. Pain med and anti-inflamatories (sp)
    ... I take prescription NSAID's - Mobic right now, Vioxx before that, and relafen before that. I don't take ... side effects. Mobic is taken once per day and so was Vioxx , relafen 2x/day. It's nice to have a 24 hours medication...
    ... it was really hard on my stomach. I don't know if Vioxx is still on the market or not but I have a minor heart...
    ... it was really hard on my stomach. I don't know if Vioxx is still on the market or not but I have a minor heart ... television and web reports in the same category with the VIOXX although it was not taken off the markets. If you ... hurting to the same extent. As far as I know Vioxx is off the market, but may be allowed back on, per...
    ... Vioxx (off the market now), Celebrex, and Bextra are COX2...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Mobic Relafen Aspirin Bextra naprosyn aleve Celebrex

  39. Back and chest pain
    ... and an elephant was sitting on my chest, I was on vioxx also and then all that news came out so I had all...

  40. Back Problems
    ... docs have questioned it along with the Bextra and Vioxx . Vioxx I did have concerns about as two of my aunts...
    ... options to ask about. Understand the scare about Vioxx although many people had no problem with it. Know...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Aspirin Bextra Celebrex naprosyn aleve Ultram lidoderm

  41. Miracles
    ... Flexeril, Soma, Valium, Xanax, Oxycordone, Bextra, Vioxx , and Celebrex, and none of that touched my pain. ...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Bextra Celebrex Flexeril Percocet Soma Valium Xanax

  42. spondy questions
    ... much physical therapy, 2 injections, and Mobic (after Vioxx ), I'm doing relatively well. I still have some sciatic...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Mobic

  43. anti-depressants for pain??
    ... news article from last week that says it's worse than Vioxx . Maybe he doesn't care so much!! As always, thanks...
    ... news article from last week that says it's worse than Vioxx . Maybe he doesn't care so much!! As always, thanks...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Mobic Motrin Paxil Vicodin Zoloft

  44. arthrotec pain med/has anyone heard of it
    ... inflammatory. does anyone know if its similar to vioxx and celebrex or is it different. thanks, jason...
    ... anti-inflammatory, Voltaren. They are the same as Vioxx in that they are all anti-inflammatories (NSAIDs)...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex Prevacid voltaren arthrotec

  45. I Hate My Fusion!!
    ... sick I wanted to die. I had taken Advil, Celebrex, Vioxx , and Bextra in the past. None of these did to my...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Bextra Celebrex Neurontin Protonix

  46. Humbly asking for help (for a "beginner")
    ... pull it soon because of the heart attack risk like vioxx . jayboy...
    ... is now on the list of questionable meds along with Vioxx and Celebrex. My doctor had me try Liquid Gel Advil...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Bextra Celebrex

  47. neurontin/terrible feeling side effects
    ... should ask their doctor about that before taking it. Vioxx and Celebrex got in trouble for the same reasons....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex Neurontin

  48. ALEVE being pulled now.
    ... There was a special on last nite about vioxx & they said that bextra hasn't been pulled yet, unless ... Said Merk intends to fight every lawsuit over vioxx individually & each person is going to have to prove ... lawsuits they said! They showed a young guy who took vioxx only a week & suffered a severe heart attack & now ... said there were warning signs quite a while ago bout vioxx & they didn't act on them!! I'm not even secure...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Bextra

  49. Celebrex/my mom passed away taking it
    ... mother. About 3 years ago, a rheumy wanted me to take vioxx ; I couldn't as it gave me severe intestinal problems...
    ... a note, all these drugs have now been recalled: Vioxx Celebrex Neurontin Bextra There are people you ... compensated for your Mother's death. I was given Vioxx last year, came home and threw them away, never took...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex Bextra Neurontin

  50. More bad studies on Celebrex
    ... It's all over the news today. I took Vioxx , it really helped and I had no side effects. Switched ... to Celebrex when they yanked Vioxx but had to stop taking it because it made my heart...
    ... die from these meds? Because of the stink, I quit Vioxx , tried Bextra and Celebrex. They may work for some...
    ... celebrex to respect the public much like Merck did with vioxx . But er have to look at the big picture and realize...
    ... celebrex to respect the public much like Merck did with vioxx . But er have to look at the big picture and realize...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex Bextra Protonix Aspirin Lodine Percocet Tylenol

  51. Anti-inflamatory question
    ... pinched nerve in my back that is inflamed, I had used vioxx in the past, but what is the latest anti-inflamatory ... they are prescrbing since vioxx is off the market. Which ones have you had good luck...
    ... Lori, Vioxx is from a class of drug called a cox 2 inhibitor. ... some concern that Bextra may have similar problems to Vioxx . If you have any heart problems or high blood pressure...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Bextra Celebrex Mobic

  52. allergic reaction to meds
    ... your back hurt. I had to take that when they pulled Vioxx . So, they put me on this new one drug. I am about...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Bextra Demerol Percocet Relafen Soma Tylenol

  53. Any of ya'll taken Zonegran??
    ... because now they say that it is right up there with Vioxx with potentional deadly side effects. If it were...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Bextra Neurontin

  54. Ah Crud
    ... regarding his knees, and I haven't at all. It seemed the vioxx was helping and so was going to the gym (for him) ... but he quit taking the vioxx a few months before it was taken off the market, and...

  55. Has anyone else been put on an anti-inflammatory after fusion?
    ... reg. PCP...I can't take anything like celebrex or vioxx that was before it was pulled. Those give me severe...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Aspirin Celebrex Neurontin Tylenol

  56. Any Ideas? Back to square 1 after my visit to the NS
    ... pain than less. Now I am reading that it is as bad as Vioxx . Advil worked better for me than any of the new ones...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Bextra Valium Xanax

  57. Are you on Bextra? Read This!
    ... [ removed ] I was on Bextra but switched to Vioxx when my doc ran out of Bextra samples. Neither caused ... me symptoms, but went off the Vioxx when they recalled it. Stopped taking Celebrex because ... Now they are saying Bextra is just as dangerous as Vioxx . Now I'm back to Advil....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Bextra Celebrex

  58. Spondylolisthesis
    ... when I got out of the hospital. I've been taking Vioxx (until it got pulled), Naproxen, Flexeril, and Toradol...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Flexeril Naproxen toradol

  59. AlSmith, advice on Nuerotin
    ... Bextra also. With all the stuff that is going on with Vioxx I am kind of leary to take it. Well thanks again...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Bextra

  60. One more drug to be concerned about
    ... Celebrex and Bextra may have the same safety issues that Vioxx has. One drug that is not being mentioned is Mobic ... . Vioxx , Celebrex and Bextra are drugs known as Cox -2 inhibitors...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Bextra Celebrex Mobic

  61. Safety of Celebrex and Bextra, like Vioxx, is being raised
    ... One problem Vioxx had is that it raises blood pressure. Before taking ... bp but everyone is different. In the wake of the Vioxx problems, I hope Pfizer is honest with people as to...
    ... It does not inspire confidence. I was prescribed Vioxx a year ago, and I declined based on doing a search...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Bextra Celebrex Aspirin Mobic Motrin

  62. back from appt
    ... seek medications like Neurontin and meds similar to vioxx (obv. can't have that one anymore). Though I have...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Neurontin

  63. Had MY last shot
    ... think it's the celebrex they added to replace the Vioxx I was on for all this time. Any one else have that...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex

  64. Newbie to back problems... Questions
    ... straight. He gave me a shot of cortizone and prescribed vioxx . Well, I'm going to call him and see about getting ... a script for something other than vioxx . What's a good alternative? He also wrote me a...
    ... sound right to me. If you need an altrernative to Vioxx , Celebrex or Bextra are in the same class of drug...
    ... sound right to me. If you need an altrernative to Vioxx , Celebrex or Bextra are in the same class of drug...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Bextra Celebrex Ibuprofen Naproxen

  65. L4/L5 Fusion comments please?
    ... am ready to end it for sure. I have been on Hydro, Vioxx , Xanaflex, and Soma for almost 3 years now and there...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Soma

  66. Problems with my t-2 to t-6 bulging disks and nerve impingement
    ... problems and I think they are associated with the vioxx I was taking for 6 months. What am I going to do?...

  67. Neck & Back Pain - What Doctor to see?
    ... him. 1st visit he gave me hydro for pain as well as vioxx and celebrex (i had to ask for pain meds). And sent...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex Ultracet

  68. The Cortizone Show made it Worse!
    ... The doc said it was temporary and just double up my Vioxx , which hardly touched the pain. In my case, it...

  69. Unsympathetic Ortho. Should I change?
    ... Orthopedic Surgeon today. Last time he gave me some Vioxx and Celebrex samples with a prescription for Physical...
    ... Orthopedic Surgeon today. Last time he gave me some Vioxx and Celebrex samples with a prescription for Physical...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex Ultracet Vicodin

  70. oh the pain
    ... biofeedback? What about acupuncture? As far as drugs go, vioxx used to help me a great deal, but it's not good for...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Percocet

  71. Anti-Inflammatories/ What has worked
    ... Vioxx worked well for me, but take it with food to begin...
    ... There are some new warnings about Vioxx and heart attacks that may be of concern to people ... considering that medication. If you do searches related to Vioxx and warning you should get recent reports. Standingman...

  72. prednisone for tail bone inflammation after sugery?
    ... of the time I have to suffer. Sometimes I'll take Vioxx to get to sleep if it's really bad. Supposed to...

  73. Need advice on pain management
    ... of course I was on anti inflammatory meds., one was Vioxx , which helped quite a bit, but does nothing for me...
    ... and so far it has helped me today. He too put me on Vioxx plus some new anti depressant. Besides meds I have...

  74. thoracic pain - can pain translocate?
    ... C-4/5. I take too many pills-so I tried to go off Vioxx myself as it makes me short of breath-but in about ... Oxycod 4000mg and Nuerontin 3600mg a day, so back on Vioxx too. Work Comp sending me to a second pain management...
    ... taking care of you right now? It seems to me that vioxx is not the kind of pain control you need. Might...
    ... taking care of you right now? It seems to me that vioxx is not the kind of pain control you need. Might...
    ... think it went on, but did-computer illiterate-the Vioxx is the least of what I take, so I thought I could...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Neurontin

  75. Has anyone had any success with Natural Remedies?
    ... anyone had any success with COX-2 inhibitors, such as Vioxx or Celebrex? Thanks for any advise...
    ... Before my surgery I was on Vioxx and it helped a great deal. If you're going to use...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Celebrex


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