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Celebrex vs Diclofenac Potassium vs Meloxicam vs Indomethacin for a female patient aged 67

Summary: 11,350 female patients aged 67 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied. This is a personalized comparison of Celebrex vs Diclofenac Potassium vs Meloxicam vs Indomethacin for a female aged 67. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

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What are the drugs

Celebrex (latest outcomes from 74,568 users) has active ingredients of celecoxib. It is often used in arthritis.

Diclofenac potassium (latest outcomes from 596 users) has active ingredients of diclofenac potassium. It is often used in arthritis.

Meloxicam (latest outcomes from 10,387 users) has active ingredients of meloxicam. It is often used in arthritis.

Indomethacin (latest outcomes from 6,370 users) has active ingredients of indomethacin. It is often used in gout.

On May, 2, 2015: 11,350 female patients aged 61 who take the same drugs are studied in Celebrex vs Diclofenac Potassium vs Meloxicam vs Indomethacin

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Female61Osteoarthritis

Drugs to compare:

DrugIngredientsCompany
Celebrex celecoxibGd Searle Llc
Diclofenac Potassium diclofenac potassiumnot specified
Meloxicam meloxicamnot specified
Indomethacin indomethacinnot specified

eHealthMe real world results:

For females aged 61 (±5):

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Celebrex (Gd Searle Llc)Diclofenac PotassiumMeloxicamIndomethacin
Myocardial InfarctionDyspnoeaNauseaNausea
NauseaAstheniaPainRenal Failure Acute
ArthralgiaMalaiseFatigueDyspnoea
PainDepressionPyrexiaFatigue
AnxietyDry MouthDyspnoeaPyrexia
Cerebrovascular AccidentArthralgiaArthralgiaMalaise
FatigueWeight IncreasedPain In ExtremityCondition Aggravated
Chest PainHyperhidrosisDiarrhoeaVomiting
Drug IneffectiveFibromyalgiaVomitingChest Pain
DyspnoeaHypokalaemiaDrug IneffectiveArthralgia

Most common side effects experienced by people in long term use:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Celebrex (Gd Searle Llc)Diclofenac PotassiumMeloxicamIndomethacin
Myocardial InfarctionLoss Of HairLung NeoplasmDiabetic Gastroenteropathy
Cerebrovascular AccidentPneumoniaDiabetes Mellitus
DepressionAbdominal Pain UpperDiabetic Neuropathy
HypertensionMelaenaHyperglycaemia
Chest PainParotid SwellingType 2 Diabetes Mellitus
AnaemiaDepressionPeripheral Sensory Neuropathy
AnxietyWeight DecreasedBlood Glucose Increased
ArthropathyGastrointestinal HaemorrhageDiabetic Foot
Gastrooesophageal Reflux DiseaseCandidiasisBreast Cancer Female
Blood Cholesterol IncreasedTachycardiaAcute Myocardial Infarction

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Celebrex4.12%17.06%36.47%32.35%10.00%
Diclofenac Potassium0.00%20.00%40.00%30.00%10.00%
Meloxicam5.17%25.29%28.16%32.76%8.62%
Indomethacin0.00%22.22%16.67%44.44%16.67%

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Drug effectiveness in real world:

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Side effects in real world:

On eHealthMe, Celebrex (celecoxib) is often used to treat arthritis. Diclofenac Potassium (diclofenac potassium) is often used to treat arthritis. Meloxicam (meloxicam) is often used to treat arthritis. Indomethacin (indomethacin) is often used to treat gout. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

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NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.

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