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Cox-2 Inhibitors are nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs used to relieve pain and inflammation. COX-2 inhibitors are being studied in the prevention of colon polyps, and as anticancer drugs. Also called cyclo-oxygenase-2 inhibitor.
Celebrex like gene suppresses the growth of colon cancer

Celebrex like gene suppresses the growth of colon cancer

FDA clarifies it's position on Vioxx

FDA clarifies it's position on Vioxx

Vioxx linked with risk of cardiovascular disease

Vioxx linked with risk of cardiovascular disease

Celebrex may one day be used to prevent and even treat breast tumors

Celebrex may one day be used to prevent and even treat breast tumors

Cyclooxygenase (COX) inhibitors tested in both prevention and treatment clinical trials

Cyclooxygenase (COX) inhibitors tested in both prevention and treatment clinical trials

Study reveals anti-arthritic effects of bee venom

Study reveals anti-arthritic effects of bee venom

Following the withdrawal of Vioxx, the European Medicines Agency has been asked to review of COX-2 inhibitor medicines

Following the withdrawal of Vioxx, the European Medicines Agency has been asked to review of COX-2 inhibitor medicines

COX-2 agents have influenced the way physicians prescribe rheumatology medication

COX-2 agents have influenced the way physicians prescribe rheumatology medication

Low dose aspirin dosages trigger the body to generate its own anti-inflammatory compounds

Low dose aspirin dosages trigger the body to generate its own anti-inflammatory compounds

Vioxx: an unequal partnership between safety and efficacy

Vioxx: an unequal partnership between safety and efficacy

U.S. healthcare industry reaction to the withdrawal of Vioxx from the world-wide market

U.S. healthcare industry reaction to the withdrawal of Vioxx from the world-wide market

Natural alternatives to osteoarthritis drug

Natural alternatives to osteoarthritis drug

Data demonstrate that Celebrex does not increase the risk of heart attack or stroke in patients with arthritis and pain

Data demonstrate that Celebrex does not increase the risk of heart attack or stroke in patients with arthritis and pain

Prescription pain medications may slow healing process in shoulder operations

Prescription pain medications may slow healing process in shoulder operations

Non-aspirin pain drugs may help men with recurrent prostate cancer

Non-aspirin pain drugs may help men with recurrent prostate cancer

Enzyme called COX-2 may promote the development of ovarian tumors

Enzyme called COX-2 may promote the development of ovarian tumors