Celebrex Drug

Important Information about Celebrex

  • Its generic name is celecoxib.
  • It is used in the treatment of inflammation which is caused due to several conditions like arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, and menstrual pain. Also used to treat hereditary polyps in the colon.
  • Better not to drink alcohol while taking celebrex drug.
  • Inform to your doctor in advance if you have congestive heart failure, high blood pressure and asthma.
  • It must be stored at room temperature and keep away from moisture.

Side Effects of Celebrex are:

  • Chest pain, weakness, shortness of breath, slurred speech, problems with vision or balance
  • Black, bloody, or tarry stools
  • Coughing up blood or vomit that looks like coffee grounds
  • Swelling or rapid weight gain
  • Urinating less than usual or not at all
  • Nausea, stomach pain, low fever, loss of appetite, dark urine, clay-colored stools, jaundice.
  • Fever, sore throat, and headache with a severe blistering, peeling, and red skin rash.
  • Bruising, severe tingling, numbness, pain, muscle weakness.

Less serious Celebrex side effects may include:

  • Upset stomach, mild heartburn, diarrhea, constipation
  • Bloating, gas
  • Dizziness, nervousness, headache
  • Skin rash, itching
  • Blurred vision.
  • Ringing in your ears.