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Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD) (CRPS) board

  1. Newbie here
    ... Tylenol 3's for a while but stomache rejected them. Vioxx was another they tried when I was first injured, again...
    ... send another person into a tailspin. I can't take vioxx either, but I can take celebrex. You might want to...

  2. Current Meidications & any new treatments that are working for you
    ... more than it has helped the pain. I also take Zoloft, Vioxx (prn) and M.S.I.R (prn) for breakthrough pain. I think...

  3. Does this sound like RSD?
    ... morphine/bupivicaine pump for my pain. I also take Vioxx , Zoloft and M.S.I.R. for breakthrough pain. Let us...

Restless Leg Syndrome board

  1. Could the doctors be wrong?
    ... nothing works for too long on me-Nuerontin, Miripex, Vioxx . So I still take one vicodin before I go to bed, but...

  2. need new med any suggestions
    ... I have been on tylenol 3, cant take ibuprophrine, vioxx , celebrex, skelaxin, and flexeral. thanks stephanie...
    ... I have been on tylenol 3, cant take ibuprophrine, vioxx , celebrex, skelaxin, and flexeral. thanks stephanie...

Spinal Cord Disorders board

  1. Lumbar Spine Surgery
    ... injections and mobic (an old NSAID that was used before Vioxx came on the market) a brace when I'm sitting at the ... available as generic, so it's cheap. I my opinion the Vioxx was just a new drug to take the place of the mobic ... and is probably just as effective as the Vioxx , wich I was taking before they took Vioxx off the...

  2. Fibro? Anyone have this on this board?
    ... plating of cervical spine as long as I was on NSAIDs and Vioxx , but once those were taken away, my problems mounted...

  3. Help Deciphering MRI
    ... did an Xray and said it was a pinched nerve, gave me Vioxx (which I luckily stopped taking after about a week...

  4. ADCF Surgery 4 years ago, need answers
    ... told it was inflamation ...... When I was able to get Vioxx it worked great for this. ( terrible on my stomach...

  5. neck fusion likes to hide other issues
    ... attack was my worse fear!Oh and yep nero seen that vioxx recall, haha and to think Doc had me on it,wondering...

  6. More reassurance
    ... cause lower back stuff, the only new thing was the " Vioxx " which doc gave me on the 8th, then on the evening...

  7. has anyone noticed more leg ,back pain????
    ... do still have hydrocodon 5mg/500,and just started vioxx for the c-5-6 disc thats buldging,anyway its hips...
    ... do still have hydrocodon 5mg/500,and just started vioxx for the c-5-6 disc thats buldging,anyway its hips ... about the meds your doc prescribes....hydrocondon/ vioxx . I know of Vioxx but I'd like to know if it helps...
    ... mg and 500 mg of over the counter aceaminophen,the vioxx I just began takeing on the 8th, so I am not real ... nasty pain again,for my sake and the families,the vioxx is a good anti-inflammatory so maybe it would be of ... game it seems, Diana p.s Patrice I hope I helped some, vioxx may be helpfull for you....

  8. Mri-c5-6
    ... 2every 4hours, Victon 10/325 2every4hr, valium 10mg, vioxx 50mg and allot other. So you can get pain relief....

  9. Does Vioxx help w. pain?
    ... hi i have never gotten any refief from vioxx or celebrex i been the the gamut with all types of...
    ... Hello - I had been on Vioxx 25 mg. 1x day since Sept.'03. It (in my opinion) did...
    ... until next office visit. My NS says Celebrex and Vioxx delays the healing process. I am on Percocet and...
    ... well. It is basically along the same lines as the vioxx and celebrex but a newer drug and the usual dosage ... is a 20mg pill taken once dailey. The vioxx and celebrex did not work for me but the bextra does...
    ... suffered from intense nerve related pain. Was on Vioxx initially which worked great, but turned out it gave ... Neurontin, which has made a big impact in my life. Vioxx and Arthotec are inthe same family of those new anti ... in my pain at all. If your doctor wants to try the Vioxx , give it or a similar medication a try! Good luck...

  10. I Want This To 'GO AWAY'!
    ... neuropathy) and all I have been prescribed is Ibuprofen, Vioxx and Skelaxin ... none of which helps me at all. ...

  11. NS says no surgery - why all the pain?
    ... the world is going on? I am on a muscle relaxer, Vioxx , anti-depressant (for relaxation) and even a blood...

  12. NS says he can't help neck- any ideas, please?
    ... bed, sometimes my left leg wants to go down; I am on Vioxx , Levipro, blood pressure med (and don't have high...

  13. Surgery - what are the options?
    ... now, it is calming them down: Lexipro, Skelaxin, Vioxx , and blood presssure med (don't even have high bl...
    ... this bad since Nov. and I just keep taking meds - Vioxx , Skelaxin, Lexipro, and a blood pressure med. Massage...

  14. 14 days out ACDF C5-6
    ... has returned, but not as bad as before (I was taking Vioxx pre-op for three months, but nothing now). Surgeon...

  15. Spinal Stenosis
    ... neurologist took me off of steroids and put me on Vioxx for the inflammation and Percocet for pain control...
    ... neurologist took me off of steroids and put me on Vioxx for the inflammation and Percocet for pain control...
    ... neurologist took me off of steroids and put me on Vioxx for the inflammation and Percocet for pain control...

  16. Surgery Scheduled--Post Op Questions???
    ... really nauseating. Reg. MD ordered an MRI, PT and meds ( Vioxx , and flexeril, valium.)Neck, head, shoulder, arm,...

  17. Just Diagnosed with Cervical Spinal Stenosis
    ... Percocet (10 mg oxycodone/325 mg acetomeniphen) 4/day and Vioxx 50 mg 1/day, I went off of the Prednisone because...

  18. Facet Block shots? Risks? Benefits?
    ... so much. Ive had some trigger point injections, and Vioxx , now they have suggested a Facet block but have not...
    ... so much. Ive had some trigger point injections, and Vioxx , now they have suggested a Facet block but have not...

  19. Just found out
    ... L SCAPULA WHICH HAVE NOW BEEN WELL CONTROLLED WITH VIOXX . I SAW A LOCAL NEURO WHO RECOMMENDED ACDF WITH CARBON...
    ... apparent to me that the cord is affected. I am also on Vioxx but nothing they have put me on has given much relief...
    ... apparent to me that the cord is affected. I am also on Vioxx but nothing they have put me on has given much relief...

  20. Hello all...fellow cervie here..glad to meet ya!
    ... appreciate them. Best wishes for a speedy recovery vioxx worked pretty good for me..maybe for you too. Peace...

  21. Does Steroid injections help?
    ... seems to give a lot of relief, that and in addition to Vioxx . He seems to think that will help until my appointment...

  22. Can anyone please tell me if they have or had same symptoms
    ... familiar tingling. My GP put me on a 10 day course of Vioxx Acute which helped but I think produced new problems...

  23. Car accident - My legs are numb
    ... very difficult to move my back and still is. Taking Vioxx and Diazepam. About 5 days ago my legs started going ... experienced this? Could this be a side effect of the vioxx as it is doubtful its the diazepam. Any ideas????...

  24. 7 week post op visit with NS
    ... tolerable. Are you on any of the arthritis drugs like Vioxx ? I had to go on Skelaxin, a muscle relaxer, after...

  25. Cervogenic dizziness, dizzy after ACDF
    ... and numbness in left hand. I was put on a course of Vioxx Acute for 10 days which made me feel quite sick, and...

  26. Knowing when fusion is complete
    ... on the Baclofen (muscle relaxer) and he prescribed vioxx for the inflamation. In 4 wks. he is going to x...

  27. recovering ADR progress
    ... found herbal teas and green tea really helped. I take vioxx , valium and mersyndol forte(codeine) for mine. Yet...

  28. Turned down for ADR and a little bummed
    ... it that musch just yet. LOL. AJ, I am also taking vioxx 25mgs which is helping with headaches I am still getting...

  29. Muscles spasms? Anyone?
    ... I have taken all the different anti-inflam. meds, Vioxx , Bextra, Celebrex, seemed to work somewhat but swelled...

  30. Newbie with C5-6 problems
    ... while lying on my back. I have recently started taking Vioxx which is the only thing that has helped in years....

  31. Help! Newbie with lots of questions and fears!!
    ... plications from the surgery. I have recently started taking Vioxx which helps greatly but not completely. Nonetheless...

  32. Cervical Spinal Stenosis?
    ... pain was unbearable. I've recently started taking Vioxx which has helped with the symptoms and gives my neck...

  33. 6 week post op this week, PT? Voice Doc?
    ... were you allowed to use pain meds that are job legal, Vioxx , Bextra? I asked for them at the 3 week, and NS said...

  34. Vioxx ??
    ... Keith, Where've you been? Working the back 40? :) Vioxx is a great drug and if you can swing it I would give...
    ... I've finally lost my mind! Thanks for the info on Vioxx . I've already got that symptom, so Vioxx may just...
    ... working with PM issues. I'll try to ask him about Vioxx and Aleve and how closely related they are, chemically...
    ... following information is of some use. My NS doesn't like Vioxx . There is some thought it is not a good thing to ... do any NSAID for a while. Then I went back on the Vioxx I had left from before. Both my NS and the ortho ... less likely to cause liver or kidney problems than Vioxx and she did have samples. I have those and a script ... Bextra. I must admit I wonder how different it is from Vioxx , but I'll give you a report in a week or so. As ... for Vioxx being the same as Alleve, the answer to that is a ... definite NO. Vioxx is a much newer drug. Alleve is the same as Naprosyn...
    ... Hi there! Vioxx (And Celebrex) caused me to pay constant homage to...
    ... different ones till you find what's right for you...I took Vioxx and it had zero effect on me...was like taking a sugar...
    ... upset my stomach as well. I took some samples of the Vioxx for about a week, and it did seem to help, and I didn...
    ... NSAIDS, ibuprofin (motrin or advil), naproxen (aleve), vioxx , celebrex, sulindac, bextra. Bextra was the only...
    ... helped when I had problems with my ankles and knees. Vioxx didn't seem to do much for me other than upset my...
    ... The HMO wouldn't pay for the Vioxx until I had already tried 2 other generic NSAIDs....
    ... Hi Keith, I found vioxx great, didn't like celebrex at all(did nothing )and ... found naprosyn nearly as good as vioxx . I am not taking any vioxx currently as I have a vast ... floating around in my neck. I still ocassionally take vioxx but I did find naprosyn very similar. Mel...
    ... I took celebrexe and vioxx and neither helped me. I quit the vioxx before I...
    ... spine surgery, but I do have some experience with both Vioxx and Neurontin. I have probably tried 50% of all the ... stomach ulcers, so my primary eventually switched me to Vioxx (Celebrex was useless) after taking me off Lodine ... . Vioxx did provide some pain relief, for the achy muscle...
    ... img] But here is what my nephew had to say about Vioxx , Celebrex, and Alleve (Naproxyn sodium, Naprosyn) ... that works on both the COX-1 and COX-2 enzymes. Vioxx and Celebrex are both just COX-2 enzyme inhibitors ... three are safe for long-time use, but Celebrex and Vioxx are safer than using Alleve for a long time... and ... , because of the negative information about Vioxx causing liver damage, etc., Celebrex is safer than ... Vioxx . I must point out that my nephew is somewhat biased...

  35. Depressed, no silver bullet for me
    ... continuing pain, and wants me to quit naproxen and take Vioxx , and after a while longer go back to the pain doc...

  36. Old Injuries, Pain Management
    ... the visit I went on to have a fairly good day. My Vioxx was working and the Family practice Doctor make some ... suggestions for when the Vioxx begins to fade too soon and my referals are coming ... does not know what they are looking at. As for that Vioxx , well, the best I can figure here is that I probably ... do need a medication like Vioxx or asprin because I do have bone pain that comes from ... swelling and inflamation. What the Vioxx did do for me was take the pain far enough away to ... triggering the movement of the deeper bowel. With the Vioxx I've felt well enough to go out walking in the nice...

  37. Sore muscles, stabbing pains
    ... sleep. It makes a big difference. By the way, The Vioxx the Family Practice Doctor sent out has worked amazingly ... kept telling me that he thought I needed to be on Vioxx . No one would ever prescribe it for me. I had no clue ... about Vioxx . Too bad it's so rough on the heart. We have really...

  38. New To Forum
    ... epidural injection so far. I take Darvocet, Flexeril and Vioxx . Nothing to date has helped. I have an appointment...

  39. 8 weeks in hard collar part 2
    ... long periods of time. Maybe I should buy stock in Vioxx if I ever wanted to return to an adult league. Ha...
    ... to mention bad knees and what I hope is a bottle of Vioxx in his pocket!! :D Catch you?? Piece of cake...

Trigeminal Neuralgia board

  1. INTERCOSTAL NEURALGIA
    ... two the second and one on the third day, along with Vioxx (now Celebrex) to be taken twice a day and one Cylocobenzap...

Cancer board

  1. Throat pain - need advice
    ... swollen but that was all he could see... put me on vioxx ... and more steriods... a week later no improvement ... another prescription of steriods ... keep taking vioxx ... and keep taking zantax and see him in another week...

Cancer: Breast board

  1. Mammogram question
    ... release a "new" cox2 drug that releaves pain better than Vioxx . Drug companies ofter just "re-do" an old drug and...

  2. Mouth sores
    ... breast. I became menopausal from the chemo. I am taking VIOXX for some cramping I recently started having. Could...

Cancer: Cervical & Ovarian board

  1. Just had first chemo & need to hear from others.....
    ... er had trouble here with a cox 2 inhibitor called Vioxx which was withdrawn but not sure what it targeted...
    ... down with a huge grin: Back to the drug names. Vioxx was pulled from the USA market, also. I think it...
    ... her! You are right it was the heart problem with vioxx . One of my daughters has a heart problem and she...

  2. Stage IIIc Endometrial Cancer
    ... helped with her arthritic knee, in combination with Vioxx . It looks like endometrial cancer is usually...

Cancer: Colon board

  1. It's Beginning
    ... addict (The most powerful drug I've ever used before is vioxx and I've never done anything illegal) and he about...

Leukemia board

  1. Medication side effects
    ... drugs that get really bad press and get pulled (liked " Vioxx "), helped millions of people. I hope this helps and...

Mesothelioma board

  1. after some info PLEASE
    ... after all just an ideopathic pleural effusion. I take Vioxx for the inflammation and over the next couple of years...

  2. So SCARED!!!!!!
    ... original diagnosis must have been wrong. He prescribed Vioxx and we monitored the situation. The Vioxx seemed ... had the same familiar pain and fluid so I took the Vioxx and once again it cleared up. In 2004 I was having...

Dental Health board

  1. oral lichen planus
    ... market because of health concerns--thalidomide, DES, Vioxx , many drugs. I say again, that if there was widespread...

  2. failed root canal?
    ... suspected). This one came out normal and I was given vioxx (which has been recalled) to deal with the pain....

  3. Pain everyday - please help!
    ... to a rheumotologist who has tried me on Skelaxin, Vioxx and Celebrex to no avail. I've seen a sports medicine...

  4. Childhood filling fell out. Need rootcanal
    ... having it done. If I have pain, I have used Advil or Vioxx effectively and Vicodin or Percocet for the "bad"...

TMJ Disorder -TemporoMandibular Joint board

  1. Arthroscopy - anyone had it? Did it help?
    ... which is medication - anti-inflammatories (Voltarol & Vioxx ) for years, but they didn't help, I now take Tramadol...

  2. Any meds?
    ... The only one that even came close to helping was Vioxx .. but they banned that in Australia :(...

  3. Headaches...
    ... Only thing that ever helped for me was Vioxx - now they have banned it in australia I am in a world...

  4. My face is changing...for the worse
    ... verapamil, amitriptyline, toradol, clonazepam, celebrex, vioxx , divalproex, trazodone, and indomethacin. ive gone...

  5. health insurance
    ... at me. Like those are so safe! Oh and he threw the Vioxx at me too. HAHAHA jokes on him! I would, like Karen...

  6. Suspended Study Involved Celebrex and Pain-Reliever Known as Aleve
    ... plenty of both I quit taking celebrex shortly after the Vioxx deal however I think most ALL of us take some type...
    ... cannot tolerate any of those NSAIDS either. I went the Vioxx and Celebrex route too. They did not work particularly...

  7. Diazepam (Valium)
    ... out to my physican that I could not take Bextra nor Vioxx due to asthma... my Dr argued this point, I finally...

  8. My face is coming back to me....
    ... are trying to get some sleep. I'm currently taking vioxx , plaquenil and methotrexate to curb the pain. Being...

  9. Chiropractor vs. Acupuncture?
    ... Example: A doctor gave me a script and samples of Vioxx , the one that has been pulled off the market. I read...

  10. Pain everyday - please help!
    ... to a rheumotologist who has tried me on Skelaxin, Vioxx and Celebrex to no avail. I've seen a sports medicine...

  11. Anyone ever have Vioxx prescribed for tmj?
    ... I too was prescribed vioxx in an attempt to help me - it was a big waste. Nothing...
    ... Hi, I was prescribed Vioxx about 2 months ago and put on the 25mg dose. I had...
    ... My dentist prescribed vioxx for me after the other medication i was on (dolobid ... ) stopped being effective. I have to say that the vioxx did absolutely nothing for me at all. Not even a bit ... pain relief! I also read somewhere on the net that vioxx is only slightly stronger than advil but it's being...
    ... explained it to me was that it was not so much that Vioxx was any stronger than advil or the other NSAIDs, but ... . From what I understand, it is not so much that Vioxx is a better pain killer, but that it is better tolerated...
    ... Since Vioxx is a Cox-2 (cyclooxegenase-2) inhibitor it works mainly...

  12. Sort of new to TMJ.. help
    ... that dont require much chewing. He also put me on Vioxx . He also reccommended a splint. He wanted to get...
    ... that dont require much chewing. He also put me on Vioxx . He also reccommended a splint. He wanted to get...

  13. Violent Coughing with Burning Pain
    ... The doctor even seems baffled by it. I've taken Vioxx for the pain, but it didn't help. Then he put me on...

  14. Splint on and off??
    ... second splint which I started with a 3 week term on Vioxx . I started to feel better. During my last ortho appointment...
    ... second splint which I started with a 3 week term on Vioxx . I started to feel better. During my last ortho appointment...

  15. Burning! Tingling! Pain!
    ... pain in my left ear returns. The dentists gives me Vioxx . The burning tingling pain in my left ear goes away...

  16. Jaw
    ... jaw hurts, it isn't very effective. I tried taking vioxx and naproxen but I found that those were useless....

  17. Newbie -- Wanting all the info on TMJ I can get!
    ... Neurontin, 60 mg of Baclofen, 40 mg Adderall, 25 mg Vioxx , 120 mg Inderall, and 30 mg Remeron. The Neurontin ... , Baclofen, and Vioxx help with TMJ pain; Adderall counteracts the side...
    ... pain, but with splint therapy and medications like Vioxx , the pain stops. I, unfortunately, suffer from severe...
    ... Neurontin, 60 mg of Baclofen, 40 mg Adderall, 25 mg Vioxx , 120 mg Inderall, and 30 mg Remeron. The Neurontin ... , Baclofen, and Vioxx help with TMJ pain; Adderall counteracts the side...


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