Overview of FDA Recalled Drug - BEXTRA
Bextra, also known as valdecoxib, is a prescription medicine known as a COX-2 Inhibitor. Like Vioxx and Celebrex, it supposedly lessen the pain of inflammation and fever without causing stomach irritation common to aspirin and other NSAIDs (Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs). Pharmaceutical corporation Pfizer released Bextra in 2001, and prescription sales soon rose to 3.2 billion dollars.
Bextra is used to take care of an assortment of different conditions, including arthritis, menstrual cramps, and other types of chronic inflammation or low level pain. Pfizer discovered in 2002 that Bextra offered an elevated risk of serious skin irritation during the beginning stages of treatment. Also, during a complicated heart procedure called coronary artery bypass graft, certain patients who had also taken Bextra developed serious heart problems. Bextra also created a heightened risk of Steven-Johnsons's Syndrome, a potentially fatal skin condition resulting in infection and inflammation, and Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis, which creates infected skin to flake off and die. In addition, it was originally believed that Bextra, like its sister drug Celebrex, might pose the same heightened risk of stroke and heart attack, and the FDA ordered more examinations to investigate this possibility. Later, in April 2005, the FDA asked Pfizer to remove Bextra from the market because the side effects proved too dangerous for public consumption.
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'Married 2 Medicine's' Dr. Greg Accuses Quad of Pulling a Knife on Him After She Makes Shocking Abuse Allegations Atlanta Black Star
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Associations between sex work laws and sex workers' health: A systematic review and meta-analysis of quantitative and qualitative studies PLoS Blogs
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The trouble with girls: obstacles to women's success in medicine and research—an essay by Laurie Garrett The BMJ
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Disabled mom's MS medicine results in bill totaling $123000. Her income is $770 a month. Dallas Morning News
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Global Regenerative Medicine Market 2018-2023 by Product Picture and Specifications Blue Bird Magazine
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Bring the Fight for All 48 – OU Medicine Game Day Report: OKC at NOP | Oklahoma City Thunder OKCThunder.com
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Back in the Hat Medicine Hat News
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Presidents of the American Academy of Pain Medicine Oppose Oregon Proposals to Force-Taper Pain Patients - National Pain Report
Presidents of the American Academy of Pain Medicine Oppose Oregon Proposals to Force-Taper Pain Patients National Pain Report
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Japanese scientist Tasuku Honjo receives Nobel for physiology or medicine at ceremony in Stockholm, expresses hopes for wider use of cancer treatment - The Japan Times
Japanese scientist Tasuku Honjo receives Nobel for physiology or medicine at ceremony in Stockholm, expresses hopes for wider use of cancer treatment The Japan Times
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WVU Medicine Urgent Care in McHenry receives accreditation from the Urgent Care Association - WVU Medicine
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Ryan Reynolds to Produce Horror Story ‘The Patient Who Nearly Drove Me Out of Medicine’ (EXCLUSIVE) - Variety
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I have been swallowing three varieties of blood pressure pills for 10 years. In another month, I expect to be off of them entirely.
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Talking Money with Your Doctor: Drugs and Tests for Less
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Alzheimers Toxin May Be Key To Slowing Disease
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You might disagree, but hear me out on this..
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Pediatric Emergency Contact Notifications Made Easier
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