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Back Problems board

  1. Medication, narcotic pain relievers
    ... SDorry I meant cost is astronomically, also NSAIDS and Vioxx and celebrex,aspirin,motrin read the label on just...

  2. my aching back...
    ... insurance went into limbo for 3 months. He put me on Vioxx and wanted to follow up with oblique xrays...whatever...

  3. Aqua/water aerobics ?
    ... so helpful in reducing the pain. Not Motrin, not Vioxx , not even Ultracet (morphine-based painkiller). Not...

  4. Prolapse disk - operate or not?
    ... the pain is relieved on a daily basis with 50mg of Vioxx and 2 tablets of a Chinese herbal pill of Quince taken...

  5. Thigh Pain
    ... because the pain was so intense at first. I was also on Vioxx . I hope you find relief, if not from me, maybe somebody...

  6. Spondylolithesis and it's effects...
    ... that covers it......... I have a prescription for Vioxx - for pain. But I really don't like taking presctiption...

  7. medication for back pain
    ... I had a huge herniation and Vioxx was the only thing that helped me a little, but pain...

  8. Sciatic pain?
    ... just based on the way it sounds. :) I was put on Vioxx , and if I remember correctly, I was better in about ... two weeks. Each day on the Vioxx , I noticed small improvements. I had no side effects ... from the Vioxx . I hope you are better really soon [img]http:/...

  9. I'm sorry I haven't been around for a day or two
    ... good thing right? I havent needed the flexeril or vioxx either. And ya know what ?? it feels pretty good...

  10. weird side effects from meds??
    ... taken as needed, flexeril 10 mg 3 times a day, and vioxx 25 mg once a day. (i know this is a lotta meds!...
    ... Bikerchic..... I too have all of the same side effects. Vioxx I had to cease taking because of the gut reaction...
    ... input. Ya know it probly is a combo of adding the vioxx and flexeril and the upping of my other meds (all...
    ... remain on this stuff when I get back to work. The vioxx gave me stomach bad pain if on an empty stomach. Anyway...

  11. Baxter and Telezy how are you two?
    ... and maybe change pain meds ? Maybe he could give you Vioxx , it is supposed to help with swelling, as well as...

  12. ended up at ER today.
    ... scheduled some time in the next few weeks. Hr takes Vioxx & Skelaxon. Neither help, but he is in th early treatment...

  13. shooting leg pain
    ... inflammatories should help. I can't remember how much vioxx or celebrex affects the liver. Maybe try bromaline...

  14. I HATE MY HMO PEOPLE!!!!!
    ... stress then ever, and she also gave me a bunch of vioxx samples. But as far as the refferal goes , she says...

  15. hernaited L5/S1
    ... are others here who know more about this. I am on vioxx (antiinflammatory), Zanaflex (muscle relaxer), & neurontin...
    ... are others here who know more about this. I am on vioxx (antiinflammatory), Zanaflex (muscle relaxer), & neurontin...

  16. just go back from doc appt not happy
    ... scared to give out anything like that to me. I take my Vioxx & Zanaflex & that's all. They gave me a prescription...

  17. BACK, ARM & LEG PAIN
    ... estimate as he put it. Wants me to continue taking Vioxx for my inflamed muscle. Here is where it gets funny...
    ... Hi Rose, I was only on Vioxx and being treated for an inflammed muscle in my leg...

  18. grandmother's disc compression?
    ... like to know what I can do to help. She is taking vioxx , coral calcium & tried numerous physical therapy clinics...

  19. PAIN MY WHOLE LIKE..IM ONLY 23
    ... Also, taking an anti-inflammatory (Advil, Celebrex, Vioxx , etc) REGULARLY may help (moreso than you think -...

  20. Kali
    ... releive pain simultaneously. Any suggestion? I am taking Vioxx , Zanaflex, & just added neurontin. I know it's not...
    ... meds, I'm in the same boat. Prior to IDET I was on Vioxx and Ultram (only occasionally). Post IDET I've continued ... the Vioxx , but replaced the Ultram with an occasional Vicodin...

  21. so sore and still that I cannot get a good nights sleep!!
    ... Are you taking any Naproxen or COX-2 inhibitors ( Vioxx , Celebrex, etc??). They're suppose to help with arthritis...

  22. Idet
    ... something to look into. Tizzy, I have been taking Vioxx (COX-2 inhibitor) and Ultram (non-narcotic anelgesic...
    ... Doctor recently put me on Percocet 10/325. I tried Vioxx , Celebrex, and finally Betrax which seems to help...

  23. Neck problems
    ... back, the only thing that helped with my pain was Vioxx and PT. I only have experience with severe pain from...

  24. Just had spinal fusion Sept. 20-need uplifting
    ... it. Then in Feb. after not being on anything but vioxx and zanaflex to sleep at night (have fibromyalgia ... me with dilaudid. I am now on Bextra (which is like vioxx ) and dilaudid and that's it. I take 2mg every 4 hours...

  25. Cuda, Cj, Husker.........
    ... rarely take my pain meds anymore but have been on vioxx for several weeks now. You're in my thoughts, and...

  26. scheuermanns disease
    ... also on some meds, baclofen, panadiene forte, was on vioxx but gave up on that. I have had trouble with my stomach...

  27. struggling with scheuermanns
    ... that is providing a little relief. I am on baclofen, vioxx , panadiene forte, and zoloft for the depression, and...
    ... EXPLAIN.THE REASON I'M POSTING IS BECAUSE I ALSO TAKE VIOXX & BACOLFKEN & THEY ALSO GAVE ME AN ANTI-DEPRESEANT ... ABOUT THE SPELLING),BUT I DO NOT TAKE THAT.DOES THE VIOXX HELP?IT'S REALLY A MIRACLE FOR ME.I HAVE VERY BAD ... IS NOTHING ELSE HE CAN DO,SO HE SAID TO STAY ON THE VIOXX FOR THE REST OF MY LIFE!BUT ANYWAY YOU ARE NOT ALONE...
    ... replying! I take Baclofen for the muscle spasms, and the vioxx is suppose to act as a anti-inflammatory. I also live...

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome board

  1. Cubital and Carpal Tunnel Diagnosed
    ... I basically sat with ice packs everywhere and ate Vioxx ......the only thing that put a dent in the pain. ...

  2. Cubital Tunnel and multiple compressions
    ... even thinking about it makes me ache. I lived on Vioxx (thank god it was around then)........ice packs hands...

  3. Mysterious inflammations in fingers
    ... business trip to Germany, but fortunately had some Vioxx in my emergency pill-box which allowed me to get back ... swollen - and still very painful if I forgot to take vioxx . He took one look and diagnosed arthritis, at which ... type anti-inflammatory drugs, around 12.5mg a day if Vioxx .... As a brief PS, I consulted an homeopathic doctor...

  4. Anti-Inflamitory Drugs
    ... hi ive been on several vioxx then ibuprofen, celebrex, bextra and now relefen and...

  5. Emg test negative for CTS now what?????
    ... stuff does not work, you might ask your doctor about vioxx or celebrex. Doctors can also prescribe higher doses...

  6. Surgery Bound and Need Guidance!
    ... long day of typing but, is usually helped by taking Vioxx or Celebrex. I found that Celebrex works better for...

  7. anyone's dr. prescribed Celebrex for CT pain? or vioxx?
    ... I've tried Celebrex,and various others. Vioxx swelled my ankles so bad I couldn't get out of bed...
    ... My doc prescribed me Vioxx and when that didn't help he prescribed me Celebrex...

  8. Surgery?
    ... I've been going to OT, doing exercises, taking Vioxx , having steroid injections, wearing braces, etc etc...
    ... only work p/t. Finally after attempting injections, vioxx , celebrex, and a new drug bextra the surgery was approved...

  9. Has anyone been prescribed Vioxx or Celebrex?
    ... My Dr also prescribed vioxx for CTS unfortunally it did not help with CTS, however...

  10. I was just told i have carpel tunnel in both hands
    ... will help with pain and swelling. Use cold packs and vioxx or celebrex if needed. If this is work comp. really...

  11. Numbness associated with cts
    ... cts...he said I had a pulled muscle and put me on vioxx which I only took for two days because of the side...
    ... going on...I guess the numbness could be from the Vioxx but I had not taken it since Wednesday...it just caused...

  12. bilateral carpal tunnel syndrome caused by inflammatory disease
    ... than the right. i just wish the sulfasalazine and vioxx together would take care of the inflammation. i understand...

  13. don't know
    ... where the incision is my family doctor gave me some Vioxx . Seems to help with the swelling. Unfortunatly not...
    ... time. I noticed 2 improvements after starting on the vioxx . One about 15 months after surgery (2 months after ... starting vioxx ) and one, 21 months after surgery. You can try pain...

  14. cts, cubital and rsd?
    ... states. I had surgery almost 2 years ago. I still take vioxx and am limited in my activity, although I did see...

  15. Hello. New to this board but not to CTS
    ... Pamelor, Relafen, Ultram, Celebrex, Tylenol-3, and Vioxx . The reason that I tell you all that is because...

  16. HELP-MRI Results- Cervical Spine Bad
    ... celebrex because I am alergric to sulfa and it in there, vioxx and relafen cause ulcers in my mouth so I can't take...

  17. Carpal Tunnel or Not?
    ... permanent impairment (minor) and chronic pain (taking vioxx daily) happened very quickly. I was a programmer/analyst...

  18. HELP...I HURT
    ... permanent pain/inflammation (I am having relief with VIOXX ) and I can't lift anything over 5lbs for an extended...

  19. carpal tunnel diagnosis
    ... surgery I took 4 ibuprofen all day - instead of the vioxx and 8-16 advils I was taking before the surgery. ...

  20. Carpal Tunnel Release surgery both hands right Trigger thumb release still have pain
    ... don't think you can work. My GP is treating me with VIOXX , but I am nowhere near the pain/damage that you are...
    ... wish you would try the new medicine, (Celebrex or Vioxx ) then maybe coupled with pain medication you could ... ps. it took me about a month to get any relief with vioxx .) Good luck. [This message has been edited by MaryAnne5...
    ... Celebrex but it was hard on my stomach so they put me on vioxx and it helped some. But since the comapny I work...
    ... comp. so that I could continue to have this covered ( VIOXX for pain) under private insurance, (12 month waiting...
    ... sign off on worker's comp. (so that I could have the VIOXX covered under private insurance) I had to threatened...
    ... left hand.) Anyway, after taking the max dosage of Vioxx for 4 months, I have seen an improvement. I can rest...
    ... you I am glad you have been taking it easy and the vioxx has worked for you. I hope you will continue to improve ... can find out what is going on with me and get me on vioxx again or something to help me When I told them that...
    ... pain in my forearm. I was trying to cut back on the vioxx to maybe twice a week, but I went back on it Sun....
    ... on it from the previous dr. I hope he will give me vioxx to take so maybe I can get some relief. I can enter ... knowing you can't do it and doing it anyway. I hope the vioxx gets it back under control for you. Please be careful...
    ... working, don't let them fire you. I am still taking VIOXX , some days are better than others. Last night I felt...

  21. is it possible to still have capel tunnel after 2 years of having the surgery????
    ... driving a lot, I have been told not to do.I am taking VIOXX , with good results. You need to get off the ibuprofen ... internal bleeding). If your doctor(gp) won't put you on VIOXX , go to someone who will. You can also try celebrex...

  22. Workmen's Compensation
    ... disformity (or permanent damage/pain), you can try VIOXX or CELEBRAX. Remember, those persons you work with...
    ... everthing is on the right track. I was on celebrex and Vioxx but now I am having trouble even getting into seeing...

  23. carpal in both hands?
    ... condition known as RSD. Get yourself checked. Also VIOXX or Celebrax can help, stay off the Advil (it will...

Foot & Ankle Problems board

  1. 1st MTP Fusion vs. Hemi-arthroplasty
    ... great candidate for one. I couldn't walk without my Vioxx before mine! Now I dance, jog, wear heels (2") without...

  2. Cheilectomy
    ... Otherwise, no meds. (though I would pay huge bucks for Vioxx if I could get my hands on some!) I can say this...

  3. Physical Therapy for Cheilectomy
    ... I go dance or jog in the evening. (Wish I had my Vioxx back)...

  4. recovery time from chilectomy and tarsal tunnel ???
    ... Took pain meds for maybe the first 4-5 days and then Vioxx after that (this was while it was still on the market...

  5. Chilectomy-Had 2, still pain
    ... you aren't there yet. At 6 months I was still on Vioxx . Went on Mobic after that was taken off the market...
    ... which I have not yet had the cheilectomy) I was on Vioxx before they took it off the market...then Mobic after...

  6. Cheilectomy - 3 mos. post op and still pain
    ... been a little over 3 months and I was still taking Vioxx at that point (Gosh, I'd love to have it back!). ...

  7. Hallux Rigidus Question
    ... shoes and heels by about 2 months or so. I did take Vioxx after the surgery as well (boy, I miss that stuff...

  8. Did A-Is help anyone with HL or HR?
    ... Vioxx helped for a while but it finally quit working. The...
    ... Vioxx helped for a while but it finally quit working. The...

  9. ? for our HL and/or HR sufferers!
    ... with me. They approved with no problem. I did take Vioxx first until it no longer worked...then had surgery ... . After all, the Vioxx only masked the symptoms. It didn't - and wouldn...

  10. Diagnosed today, HR, Are they doing the right thing?
    ... should be tried first. Since they took Bextra and Vioxx off the market, the ones left don't tend to be as ... good (personally, I owuld love to have my Vioxx back). That being said, they only mask the problem...

  11. Hallux Limitus - Advice please
    ... the stitches were out. I still take Aleve (was on Vioxx till they took it off the market ) but I had a good...
    ... treatment . I was nearly incapacitated when they took Vioxx off the market. I now use celebrex which makes me...
    ... do a fusion. Hope this helps. Oh - and i miss my Vioxx too!...
    ... do a fusion. Hope this helps. Oh - and i miss my Vioxx too!...
    ... do a fusion. Hope this helps. Oh - and i miss my Vioxx too! I am 65 and have been told since I am a very...
    ... do still take an anti-inflammatory every morning ( Vioxx when it was on the market and now Aleve). I had about...

  12. Nino, or anyone else, HR ?
    ... etc don't work or perhaps Mobic. (toobad they took Vioxx off the market!). The longer you wait to have...

  13. Hallux Rigidus
    ... if they help. THat could put it off for a while - Vioxx did for me. But when it quit working, it was time...

  14. Foot Pain Help!!!!!!!!!
    ... from a cheilectomy. I had one 3 years ago and was on Vioxx afterwards until it was taken off the market - then...

  15. Hallux Rigidus...OH NO!!!
    ... do take an anti-inflammatory daily - used to be on Vioxx , which I miss immensely, but am now on Mobic. My...

  16. Big Toe Still hurts after surgery 17 mths ago
    ... t take it (allergic to sulfa drugs). I do miss my Vioxx though! You might try Aleve and see if it helps first...
    ... t take it (allergic to sulfa drugs). I do miss my Vioxx though! You might try Aleve and see if it helps first...

  17. When is the pain normal? Or too sore?
    ... problems from various anti-inflammatories (advil, vioxx , daypro, celebrex, and a few more I can't remember...

  18. 2 Months post-op, still in pain!!!
    ... I worked my way up the ladder of them until the Vioxx quit working and then I had the surgery. And then...

  19. Titchou - post cheilectomy questions
    ... inflammatory not a pain med. It's similar to Celebrex, Vioxx , etc and intended for arthritic conditions....which ... just not a Cox 2 inhibitor like Celebrex, Bextra and Vioxx . I'm allergic to sulfa drugs so I couldn't take Celebrex ... or Bextra once they took Vioxx off the market. And I couldn't jog or wear heels ... was the only option on the OTC side. I was on the Vioxx for some time before I had the surgery. In fact, ... only relented and had it when the Vioxx wasn't doing the job any longer. Hope this helps...

  20. Considering fusion for Hallux Rigidus, need advice!
    ... surgery though that I have had to stay on the meds... Vioxx till they pulled it and now Mobic. You don't say...

  21. Cortizone Shots in my feet/heels...
    ... limit. He did also prescribe medication too. Actualy Vioxx ... The Vioxx did not seem to help the pain at all...

  22. Need info from those who have had bunion surgery! PLEASE HELP!!!
    ... replacements on my orthotics and I've just started taking Vioxx . I keep on icing my foot and talking to the Creator...
    ... YOU. I just keep icing it, and I just started on Vioxx . I will pray for you to the creator. Lets expect...

  23. cuvanni and susieblueyes...
    ... --KarynKaryn, What is Bextra? My Doctor put me on Vioxx to reduce the swelling, pain and inflamation.Although...
    ... inflammatories; kind of on the same line as Celebrex, Vioxx , etc. It has the same "properties" if you will as ... side effect is drowsiness... Who prescribed your Vioxx ? Many doctors (especially if you got this from someone ... prescribe the same one first... I'd stop taking the Vioxx too. There's other good stuff out there to try....

  24. Severe Tendinitis: Posterior Tibial Tendon PLEASE READ!
    ... What was your big Vioxx scare? I have been predicting I would need to use ... need it. Is it bad for the long term? Also - is Vioxx the same as Celebrex (ie; same scare)? Thanks....

  25. Fractured Calcaneus
    ... football in ny) just prior to that, had severe bleed from vioxx and when found by med techs, my bp was 60/40 and dropping...


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