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Is meloxicam very similar to Celebrex?

I used to take Celebrex, but because of insurance I've switched to meloxicam. Is it as good as Celebrex to decrease inflammation due to back or joint problems?

Does ibuprofen (Advil) contain acetaminophen?

I'm not supposed to take aspirin or acetemaphen because of Stage 3 kidney disease. I have fibromyalgia and have a lot of pain. Celebrex worked fine when the doctor let me take 200 mg twice a day. Because of scares about celebrex's possible connection to heart trouble, she cut me down to... read more

Celebrex - is it also for moods? depression? my doctor said it was?

i have a bulge on my back and they can't find anything but arthritis, the pain is so bad i'm having problems at work, sitting to long and standing too long are really hard for me :( he wants to put me on celebrex says its for mood also, because i'm taking something for depression... read more

How long does it normally take Celebrex to work?

I have just started on the drug after reinjuring my knee after kneecap replacement surgery. Due to the injury, my doc says I have some more arthritis developing. She gave me a Cortisone shot to help make me more comfortable until the Celebrex kicks in. Don't want to do another. OUCH! They hurt... read more

Is Celebrex good for fibromyalgia pain?

I have had lumbar fusion at L4-5 and L5-S1 with two titanium rods, 6 pins and screws and metal baskets plus bone grafting in between the vertebrae. That was two years ago. Now when I do too much around the house or bend too much, my hips hurt terribly, and I get spasm above the area of the metal in... read more

Celebrex - can I have a glass of wine a couple of times a week while taking Celebrex?

My doctor prescribed Celebrex for me for my back and hip pain. I have not started asking it because of the alcohol warning. I like to have a glass or two of wine a couple times a week. Should I be worried? Does anyone here drink wine?

I was prescribed 200mg. Celebrex for pain 2x day 1after breakfast 1after dinner?

Would it be okay after being on it for 3 days to go down to 200 mg. after breakfast since I've noticed it makes my sleep or lack of worse. I do not tolerate high dosages of meds. and am weaning off of trazodone 50mg. since it does not work for my sleep issues either. I have a Dr. appt. soon... read more

Can I take Celebrex and tramadol?

Can Celebrex be taken simultaneously with Tylenol?

Should I stop Celebrex before knee surgery?

My doctor says it is not necessary, but the hospital says I should stop 10 days before surgery. Confused!!!

Can celebrex be used for tooth pain?

Is it ok to stop celebrex 'cold turkey'?

Does anyone use celebrex for sciatic pain?

I don't want to use tramaol or lyrica. Any recommendations?

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