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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Celebrex Oral.

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Condition: Joint Damage causing Pain and Loss of Function
12/1/2008 9:21:19 AM

Reviewer: 55-64 Male on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
sometimes you wonder if a medication you are taking is working or not, well when asked to stop taking Celebrex for surgery I found out just how effetive this drug is, YES IT WORKS! It's comes with some side effects and if these happen to you don't use this drug, but these are rare, I have not had anything happen to me, except pain relief, it's not like I don't still have pain I do. ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Joint Damage causing Pain and Loss of Function
11/29/2008 7:46:08 AM

Reviewer: 45-54 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I am 46 and have wear and tear arthritis (osteoarthritis) in both knees. I need to have them replaced but I am too young. I was taking Tramadol and BC Powder for arthritis and got only minor relief. Celebrex has nearly completely removed the pain. I still cannot run and play but I have nearly no pain. Only side affect is diarea (minor). I take blood pressure meds but checked with my pharmasist and ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Joint Damage causing Pain and Loss of Function
11/25/2008 10:08:54 AM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
After first dose experienced severe tinnitus/roaring in ears. Tried again few days later and same result. Stopped taking it altogether. Vioxx was much better tolerated years ago.

Condition: Joint Damage causing Pain and Loss of Function
11/14/2008 7:46:30 PM

Reviewer: kathy, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:

Condition: Joint Damage causing Pain and Loss of Function
11/14/2008 7:18:43 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
This seems to have reduced the joint pain at times, but the side effects of bloating, stomach cramping, makes this tough to choose which pain would easier to live with! Doubling over stomach pain or the pain and crippling in my hands, knees, elbows and wrists.

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