Valdecoxib is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) used in the
treatment of osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, and painful menstruation and
Dec 8, 2004 ... Learn about the prescription medication Bextra (Valdecoxib), drug uses, dosage,
side effects, drug interactions, warnings, reviews and patient ...
Bextra was used to reduce pain, inflammation, and stiffness caused by
osteoarthritis and adult rheumatoid arthritis. It was withdrawn from the U.S.
market in ...
Learn about the potential side effects of valdecoxib. Includes common and rare
side effects information for consumers and healthcare professionals.
Aug 13, 2013 ... Information for Healthcare Professionals: Valdecoxib (marketed as Bextra). [For
additional information, see COX-2 and Non-Selective ...
Aug 21, 2013 ... Bextra (valdecoxib) Apr 2005. Audience: Healthcare professionals and
consumers. After concluding that the overall risk versus benefit profile is ...
Jun 13, 2005 ... Valdecoxib was removed from the Canadian, U.S., and E.U. markets in 2005 due
to concerns about possible increased risk of heart attack and ...
Apr 7, 2005 ... Clarifies the medication valdecoxib (Bextra), a drug used for the relief of pain,
fever, swelling, and tenderness caused by osteoarthritis and ...
Correspondence from The New England Journal of Medicine — Cardiovascular
Toxicity of Valdecoxib.
Valdecoxib is commonly known by the brand name Bextra®. Valdecoxib (val-de-
COX-eb) is used to relieve some symptoms caused by arthritis, such as ...