How effective is Celebrex for Bursitis?
Summary: 5 Celebrex users have rated its effectiveness for Bursitis.
Overall ratings: 2.6/5
This is a review of how effective Celebrex (celecoxib) is for Bursitis and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe and is updated continuously.
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What is Celebrex
Celebrex has active ingredients of celecoxib. It is often used in arthritis. (latest outcomes from 74,547 Celebrex users)
Bursitis (inflammation of a bursa, typically one in the knee, elbow, or shoulder) can be treated by Naproxen, Meloxicam. (latest reports from 6,957 Bursitis patients)
On Mar, 3, 2015: 5 people are studied for taking Celebrex in Bursitis
Celebrex effectiveness for Bursitis (number of people):
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Who find Celebrex more effective for Bursitis?
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I can't believe I'm still alive but quality of life is greatly diminished and no one cares. Not one doctor cares about how this one dr. prescribed all these drugs over a period of 5 years and I lost everything. I flat-lined sept 18, 2005 and was told by dr there in er that I would live 1-5 years an ...
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I have had hypertension for 34 years and have used all families of medications. I currently still have elevated readings- 145/68; worst in mornings. I just developed diabetes 3 months ago. I suspect Sleep apnea may be a factor, but two sleep studies failed since I never fell asleep. My family history includes HBP, sleep apnea, and diabetes type 2. No family member has died under the age of 77 despite the medical conditions. I exercise 5 days weekly and am on a modified low-salt diet.
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I just reduced thyroxine from 100 mcg to 88 mcg. I took 100 mcg for 30 years. I only take Prempro every third day trying to weane off of it -- I couldn't do it all at once, having taken it for 20 years. I took Celebrex recently for only about 2 weeks. The fatigue and hot flashes have increased in the last week.
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