Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Wikipedia.
Related to Celebrex: Tramadol
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Synonyms for Celebrex

a Cox-2 inhibitor (trade name Celebrex) that relieves pain and inflammation without harming the digestive tract

Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
Out of the three that made it to market, two were withdrawn and Celebrex's star faded with them.
They ruled that all the alleged Celebrex victims were entitled to have their claims heard in court.
Doctors in European Union countries would not participate because they were worried about Celebrex's safety.
Pharmaceutical company Actavis (NYSE:ACT) reported on Wednesday the market availability of generic version of Celebrex (celecoxib) 50 mg, 100 mg, 200 mg and 400 mg capsules under a settlement agreement with Pfizer.
Among study participants, use of narcotic painkillers (hydrocodone, oxycodone, propoxyphene, or codeine) was linked to a 3.7 times greater risk for falls and fractures than use of COX-2 inhibitors (Celebrex) and a 4.4 times greater risk than nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs, such as ibuprofen, naproxen, and acetaminophen).
Although Celebrex and NSAIDs were linked with fewer falls and fractures, they also have potentially harmful side effects, so it is important to discuss the medication options best suited for you if you are taking drugs to treat arthritis pain.
was flying high on the booming sales of its blockbuster arthritis drugs Celebrex and Bextra.
Karagas also added a genetic component looking at thirty-nine genes related to NSAID metabolism and studied a new class of NSAIDs known as selective cyclooxygenase (COX-2) inhibitors, such as celecoxib (Celebrex).
has agreed to pay hundreds of millions of dollars to settle a shareholder class action lawsuit concerning its arthritis drug Celebrex.
(GII) is pleased to announce a new market research report “Musculoskeletal Disorders Therapeutics Market to 2017 - Osteoarthritis Market to Decline with Patent Expiry of Celebrex in 2014” by GBI Research.
Include: Tricosal, Arthropan, celebrex, Voltaren, Indocin, etodolac, Ibuprofen, Ponstel, Relafen, Sodium salicylate
Other NSAIDs--such as diclofenac, delecoxib, lumiracoxib, and the COX-2 inhibitor celecoxib (Celebrex)--also increased risk of cardiovascular problems.
A new multi-year analysis of 31 trials and more than 116,000 patients taking naproxen (Aleve), ibuprofen (Advil), diclofenac (Votaren), celecoxib (Celebrex), etoricoxib (Arcoxia), lumiracoxib (Prexige) and rofecoxib (Vioxx) was published online Jan.
The drug, marketed in the UK under the name Celebrex, is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug.