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Fibromyalgia board

  1. Insurance says not to BEXTRA...must be 60...
    ... and does help some with the fibro. I couldn't take vioxx or celebrax, they both killed my stomach. Just make...

  2. Poll--what meds are you on for your fibro???
    ... take 150mg Effexor XR and Clonopine. I did also take Vioxx but I found out I got just as much relief from Aleve...
    ... Two months ago my orthopeadic surgeon prescribed Vioxx 25 mg to replace the Motrin. Two weeks ago I went ... into my PC for my 6 month med check and he raised the Vioxx to 50 mg and added Tylenol 3, which he said I could ... maintain some kind of normal life. This week the Vioxx will be taken away from me because in two weeks I ... I don't know what I will be taking in place of the Vioxx , but after surgery I'll be taking Vicodin for 4 or ... how much difference the Tylenol 3's along with the Vioxx has made in my pain levels....
    ... relief from eating a bag of M&M's. I cannot take Vioxx or Celebrex because I have asthma and both drugs suppress...
    ... 600mg -, Serzone, Zoloft, Flexiril, Ultram, Ultracet, Vioxx , Celebrex, etc...and for my bipolar disorder - Geodon ... Darvocet isn't working - that's why I got Ultram and Vioxx shoved at me the last time - not like they worked...
    ... been on Effexor for several years), Celebrex (took Vioxx with success for a couple of years), Hyzaar (for high...

  3. is this Fibro? can anybody help with this?
    ... NSAIDs i forgot all the names :( .Im currently on Vioxx 50mg.once a day(i take 2 sometimes) with little/no...

  4. Fellow FMS suffers please respond!!! I need your help!!!
    ... Lexapro, clanazoprine, Wellbutrin, Vicodin, Celebrex, Vioxx , Amitriptyline, Ambien, Naprosyn, Tylenol 8 hour and...
    ... Lexapro, clanazoprine, Wellbutrin, Vicodin, Celebrex, Vioxx , Amitriptyline, Ambien, Naprosyn, Tylenol 8 hour and...
    ... Lexapro, clanazoprine, Wellbutrin, Vicodin, Celebrex, Vioxx , Amitriptyline, Ambien, Naprosyn, Tylenol 8 hour and...
    ... Lexapro, clanazoprine, Wellbutrin, Vicodin, Celebrex, Vioxx , Amitriptyline, Ambien, Naprosyn, Tylenol 8 hour and...

  5. Just a couple of questions
    ... I walk with a cane and the only meds I take are Vioxx every day and vallium only occasionally. The Vioxx...

  6. Fibromyalsia and weather
    ... miserable with fibro 24/7 and was on Effexor, Vicodin and Vioxx . We moved to Arizona 14 months ago and he is off...

Immune Disorders board

  1. All 4 IgG subclasses being low......?
    ... when pain allowes wichis not much since they took Vioxx away. Any info on All four subclasses being low...

  2. painful swelling
    ... that can also cause hi blood pressure. Are you taking vioxx or celebrex by any chance? What medications are you...

  3. Starting Prednisone and 6mp, scared! Any help :(
    ... having extremely BAD joint pain. He had to put me on Vioxx now for that. I am still on pain meds (mscontin)as...

  4. UCTD - Undifferentiated Connective Tissue Disease
    ... jump this high due to the thyroid. he started me on vioxx but now I am on bextra. I feel in my gut that I have...

  5. Autoimmune disorder or back pain?
    ... These include: -Mouth sores (although I was on vioxx , and it could be a reaction from that) -muscle spasms...
    ... These include: -Mouth sores (although I was on vioxx , and it could be a reaction from that) -muscle spasms...

Lupus board

  1. new medications/new diagnosis
    ... whatever reason, Celebrex didn't help me at all, nor did Vioxx . Since starting Plaquenil, my OTHER problems truly...

  2. Would you please give me your opinion?
    ... still need OTC's for pain. I tried both Celebrex & Vioxx but found that plain old ibuprofen helped more. FYI...

  3. Enlarged nodes and Lupus/sjogrens
    ... in awhile? Just curious. I tried both Celebrex & Vioxx shortly after I was Dx'ed. For whatever reasons, ... -maybe a good thing, what with the findings about Vioxx especially. Anyway, sending best wishes. Take good...

  4. Fatigue driving me nuts...am I alone?
    ... ogesterone, and there is only one NSAID I can take because Vioxx ruined my stomach years back. I also recently added...

  5. Have Had My Period Over 3 Weeks Now!!
    ... cramps, woohoo) but then it went in the news along with Vioxx so I stopped taking it. Then I started Mobic. The...

  6. Vicodin
    ... headaches. After being Dx'ed, I tried both Celebrex & Vioxx (at separate times), but found neither seemed to help...

  7. Nausea?
    ... glaucoma so I don't push for that. I used to take Vioxx & I miss it teribly--can't take Advil because of these...

  8. im in bad shape today
    ... drag. Over the last 5 years, I've tried Celebrex & Vioxx ; but with all that's come out about those (esp. Vioxx...

  9. I'm scared...could this be lupus?
    ... exists. And NSAID's for pain. I tried Celebrex & Vioxx , and perhaps luckily(!), found neither helped very...

  10. New to all of this...
    ... even with Plaquenil, so I use NSAID's. (I tried both Vioxx & Celebrex, but neither worked as well for me as the...

  11. What is it
    ... addition to the Plaquenil. I backed off both Celebrex & Vioxx , before all the concerns were raised, as neither seemed...

  12. methotrexate
    ... it is not going to be pulled off the market like Vioxx and Bextra, it's been around for over 30 years and...

  13. Dealing W/ The Pain
    ... have very severe side effects no doubt.. I was on vioxx and celebrex for yrs unsuspecting and look where that...

  14. Positive ANA: Need help with results & possibilities
    ... as needed for pain. Maybe I was lucky---Celebrex & Vioxx didn't help me as much, so I stuck with the OTC NSAID...

  15. Undifferential Connective Tissue Disease
    ... Advil (although I do sometimes), no Naprosyn, no more Vioxx and Mobic didn't do a danged thing for me. So I'm...
    ... Advil (although I do sometimes), no Naprosyn, no more Vioxx and Mobic didn't do a danged thing for me. So I'm...
    ... No Naprosyn because of the same problem. I was on Vioxx but that got nixxed too. So we tried Mobic and that...

  16. Plaquenil
    ... it's about quality of life, I know I did great on vioxx and look what happened there, all these meds have...

  17. spontaneous weak feeling
    ... coffee would trigger the hot sweats. I tried both Vioxx and Celebrex during the first two years after Dx....

  18. help don't know where to turn next
    ... a lot of us, I'm horrified that Celebrex, Bextra, Vioxx , etc. are all under attack or flat-out withdrawn....

  19. news/test results
    ... heavily to all sorts of things. And on the subject of Vioxx , Celebrex, naprosyn, etc.: I'm also wondering if...

  20. Dreaded Rheumie appt was a breeze
    ... Bextra to Mobic. He said Bextra is very much like Vioxx and it has been pulled from the market. Therefore...
    ... Hi all, I just started on Bextra after Vioxx became unavailable. I take percocet and tramodal...

  21. barbara h (rash from celebrex)
    ... explaining I take celebrex twice a dayand with the Vioxx comimg off the market I am just being cautious. Medications...

  22. Ana
    ... SAID. I HAVE THE RAYNAUD'S, JOINT PAIN (WAS TAKING VIOXX BUT SINCE IT WAS RECALLED LAST MONTH I'M ON CELEBREX...

  23. Lupus or not?
    ... couldn't take the usual anti-inflammatories (Celebrex, Vioxx , Bextra) becasue they interfered with my Coumadin...

  24. Is this an associated symptom of Lupus?
    ... but it doesn't do much sometimes. I have also tried Vioxx , some herbal remedies and things like Advil with no...

  25. Symptoms
    ... likely it's light to moderate pain. I tried both Vioxx & Celebrex, but neither did for me what Aleve or Advil...

  26. Once Upon a Miserable Night
    ... adamant that I will never take prednisone. But I was on Vioxx until a month ago when I decided to stop taking it ... because I thought it wasn't helping. I had been taking Vioxx since May and I was told it would need to build up...
    ... adamant that I will never take prednisone. But I was on Vioxx until a month ago when I decided to stop taking it ... because I thought it wasn't helping. I had been taking Vioxx since May and I was told it would need to build up ... changed. I stopped taking Bextra, which is similar to Vioxx ) about a month ago because my creatinine level was...
    ... in. I see you tried it but only for 3 months. The Vioxx you also take can help pain & inflammation---but it...
    ... rubber band about to pop!!!!!!!!! I was hoping the vioxx would be helping again by now, but no such luck. ...
    ... percocet barely touches it. I am on Bextra now since Vioxx was taken off the market. But not seeing (feeling...

  27. Do I need to contact my rheum. ?
    ... see a doctor to begin with. My doctor prescribed Vioxx early on and I have not experienced joint pain since...

  28. autoimmune disease-not otherwise specified with vasculitis
    ... inadequately) for pain. I take percocet:10/650; Vioxx and tramodal. I have abdominal swelling due to vasculitis...
    ... my pcp on Wednesday to get refill of my percocet, vioxx and tramodol for what it's worth! Thanks!!! Have...
    ... more "at ease" with the percocet. :p I'm still on Vioxx , but he discontinued the tramodol. I was left alone...
    ... more "at ease" with the percocet. :p I'm still on Vioxx , but he discontinued the tramodol. I was left alone...

  29. Have an appt w/ a rheumatologist... in four months!!!
    ... of people with all sorts of problems on Celebrex, Vioxx , Bextra, etc. I've always been given handfuls of samples...

  30. What my doctor said today
    ... don't have lupus because of a negative ANA put me on Vioxx about 10 days ago. On Sunday, I got the mother of ... was a migraine, and by Monday I thought maybe the Vioxx and called my rheumy begging for help. All I could ... morning. Not only was I having migraine, but the Vioxx had sent my blood pressure soaring to 155/97! Needless ... to say, I am no longer taking the Vioxx . During the course of our visit, I asked if the rheumatolog ... rheumy's nurse had called to tell me to decrease the Vioxx and I needed to start taking something called protonix...
    ... contact with me all day. He agreed that stopping the vioxx was the right decision and wanted to put me on Ultracet...
    ... I had the same reaction to Vioxx . My head hurt very badly and it hurt around my eyes...

  31. Fibromyalgia-Lupus, what's the difference?
    ... else is going on"...otherwise they would give pred, vioxx etc to fibro patients and they don't. Fibro also...

  32. Plaquenil question
    ... haven't formed a scab. Could it be the plaquenil or vioxx causing it and do I need to let my rheumy know? I...

  33. Hip Bursitis any suggestions/Knee effusions
    ... couldn't take a full stride...anyways, I started on Vioxx and felt worse, then he changed me to bextra and I...

  34. question for those on lupus meds
    ... various ones, as I have also. Neither Celebrex nor Vioxx did as much for me as Advil does---but I know others...

  35. Unlike many of you...
    ... ll treat you as if you do) and have been given 25mg Vioxx for inflammation and pain. Thats it, thats my treatment...
    ... Hi...I would at least push for Vioxx or Bextra etc....Vioxx made me feel worse, but Bextra...
    ... Vee and lovemythreeguys, I can't take vioxx , celebrex or anything that is aspirin-based. I am...
    ... him about your info since so far he's only given me Vioxx . That helps take the edge off the aches and pains ... overall and I still get major muscle spasms with just Vioxx ....
    ... allowed to take Tylenol, I believe. Maybe the Vioxx just isn't helpful to you? I tried it and it didn ... your doctor, presumably you'd not continue with the Vioxx ... From Vee (whole family has arthritis!)...

  36. Year 4, maybe a Dx?
    ... show up to definately define treatment. I'm only on Vioxx , Provera (for perimenopause) and Paxil. Thanks for...

  37. muscle aches and lupus?
    ... explained by other means. I have to mention that I take vioxx , and at first my drs seemed to think that my mouth ... starting to think they aren't now. They took me off the vioxx and put me on baclofen for my back spasms. It seems...

  38. ANA of 1:320, what is going on with me?
    ... insurance). I really like this doctor. He started me on Vioxx and said I can try Plaquenil if need be. My head...
    ... insurance). I really like this doctor. He started me on Vioxx and said I can try Plaquenil if need be. My head...

  39. Please help me...I'm in pain!
    ... asked and then let it go. He started me on 25 mg VIOXX daily for the pain. He also started me on prednisone...
    ... how long it will take on the meds (prednisone and VIOXX ) before I start to feel some relief? This is day...

  40. any information please
    ... sleep! So that is an option. What NSAID is she on? Vioxx or Celebrex? I found that Vioxx did help with my...

  41. New Rheumy Update!
    ... if it helps you. If that one doesn't work, I found Vioxx to help me a bit with some of my joint pain and a...

  42. What can bedone for the pain
    ... steriodal anti-inflammatory drugs, such as Advil, Vioxx , Celebrex etc. Along with those, doctors will usually...

  43. auto-immune disorders
    ... Treatment usually consists of pain relief, NSAIDS (like Vioxx , celebrex), and corticosteriod shots at the site of...
    ... few doses it didn't seem to work as good. Same with Vioxx . I've been given both for migraines & myalgia. Has...

  44. My Journey to a Diagnosis :)
    ... treats you now? Are you on Plaquenil, or anything like Vioxx etc? (((((HUGS)))))...

  45. Please Help Me
    ... your blood work. if she is putting you on Celebrex, Vioxx or any other NSAID (Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory...

  46. SLE and Liver Enzymes
    ... me to stop the Lipitor for my cholesterol, stop the Vioxx for my Osteoarthritis and lower the methotrexate by...

Colds & Flu board

  1. How bad is TE on an adult
    ... okay? On the day I got there and they gave me two vioxx -for swelling and painkilling, and a mild sedative ... given 2 paracetamol every 4 hours, codeine every 6-8, vioxx every 12 hours and the antibiotic 3 times a day. I...

Hepatitis board

  1. Can anyone tell me how they felt from interferon/ribavirin treatment?
    ... was prescribed for that, joint pain, which I took Vioxx for. Weakness, I slept alot and had a low energy level...

  2. Hep C & pain meds
    ... Some folks rely on Celebrex and some on Vioxx . My docs recently agreed to my taking Vioxx (I found ... upset my stomach, or some other problem with it, maybe Vioxx just works better for me) for my knees which suffer...

Infectious Diseases board

  1. Hello I have a big problem, I've been feeling bad now for the past 1 year. pos MRSA
    ... another recall of another wonder drug ... Baycol, Vioxx , etc. The doctors got trips to Tahiti for writing...

Lyme Disease board

  1. My Lyme test results
    ... weeks of samples. I looked it up, it is basicallly, Vioxx , celebrex, it's a COX-2 Inhibitor that is used for ... because of the problems that people have had with VIoxx & Celebrex. Plus, it said studies have not been done...
    ... weeks of samples. I looked it up, it is basicallly, Vioxx , celebrex, it's a COX-2 Inhibitor that is used for ... because of the problems that people have had with VIoxx & Celebrex. Plus, it said studies have not been done ... yesterday. Oh! I didn't know that mobic was actually vioxx and celebrex. Hmmmm, I would call back and ask about...
    ... yesterday. Oh! I didn't know that mobic was actually vioxx and celebrex. Hmmmm, I would call back and ask about...

  2. Don't know how much more I can take of this...
    ... and ever since stupid docs had me on celebrex and vioxx about three years ago when they were telling me i...

  3. anybody ever rupture an eardrum cause of lyme??
    ... cancer and you give me celebrex. isn't this like vioxx and he says, yeah, no problem, just take it. so...

  4. Laying down causes blurred vision
    ... chiropractor couldn't do anything else for me, I went on Vioxx and Bextra for a while, and not only were they completely...

  5. New Here, Need Support!
    ... that it wouldn’t hurt me. I was also prescribed Vioxx for my heel if the pain got really bad. A week...

  6. Just decided to start therapy
    ... help and be a good option instead of the Celebrex, Vioxx etc. Sometimes I wonder am I really benefitting from...

  7. MED PLAN part 2...
    ... medicines. Not that that is foolproof just look at Vioxx . That being said I am going to meet with a nutritionist...

  8. Interesting news, contacted Merc and they will see me!
    ... to offend anyone or any efforts but...one word.... VIOXX . Merc was the manufactor were they not? Rumor has ... care with any Lyme related R & D then they did with Vioxx . Intersting enough I was speaking to my husband...

  9. Celebrex or Bextra
    ... there are no problems with it like there was with Vioxx ....
    ... showing that Bextra is showing the same problems as Vioxx . Twice as many heart attacks and strokes than in...

  10. Heres a update on itlays finest18
    ... meds. And the last pain med he did perscribe was vioxx which I never was able to get because they took it...

  11. Possible Tick Bite and Symptoms
    ... He put be Advair for the breathing difficulty and vioxx for the joint problems! Is it possible that he believes...

  12. Need help in Wisconsin
    ... Prednisone for 9 days, tapering over 3 weeks. Adds Vioxx 50 mg and Naproxyn for the pain. Sends me to a Rheumatolog ... Prednisone. Rheumatologist is ticked I'm on Prednisone, vioxx and naproxyn. Tells me to quit all of it. Runs a ... had them drawn. I tell him about the prednisone, vioxx , and naproxen. He puts me on Doxycycline, 100 mg...

Polio board

  1. Pain meds. why some work and some don't
    ... reject any meds. The best med. i took for my joints was vioxx but it was removed and no longer avalable. It did...

  2. What is new with PPS, and do you have it?
    ... when I got up in the morning and after a nap. I used Vioxx for the pain and that helped. Then I realized the...


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