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    Anti-Inflammatory Drugs Affected by FDA Alert

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    Like Vioxx, Bextra has been withdrawn from the market. And a warning is being added to Celebrex and other prescription and over-the-counter anti-inflammatory drugs.

    Below is a list of anti-inflammatory drugs affected by this alert. For details about the alert, click here.

     

    Cox-2 Selective NSAIDs
    Chemical Name Brand Name
    Celecoxib Celebrex
    Valdecoxib Bextra
    Rofecoxib Vioxx


    Nonselective NSAIDs
    Chemical Name Brand Name
    Diclofenac Cataflam, Voltaren, Arthrotec (combination with misoprostol)
    Diflunisal Dolobid
    Etodolac Lodine, Lodine XL
    Fenoprofen Nalfon, Nalfon 200
    Flurbiprofen Ansaid
    Ibuprofen** Motrin, Motrin IB, Motrin Migraine Pain, Advil, Advil Migraine Liqui-gels, Ibu-Tab 200, Medipren, Cap-Profen, Tab-Profen, Profen, Ibuprohm, Children's Elixsure*, Vicoprofen (combination with hydrocodone), Combunox (combination with oxycodone)
    Indomethacin Indocin, Indocin SR, Indo-Lemmon, Indomethegan
    Ketoprofen** Oruvail, Orudis, Actron
    Ketorolac Toradol
    Mefenamic acid Ponstel
    Meloxicam Mobic
    Nabumetone Relafen
    Naproxen** Aleve, Naprosyn, Anaprox, Anaprox DS, EC-Naproxyn, Naprelan, Naprapac (co-packaged with lansoprazole)
    Oxaprozin Daypro
    Piroxicam Feldene
    Salsalate Disalcid
    Sulindac Clinoril
    Tolmetin Tolectin, Tolectin DS, Tolectin 600

    *There are many over-the-counter combinations with ibuprofen: Advil Cold and Sinus, Advil Cold, Advil Allergy Sinus, Children's Advil Allergy Sinus, Ibuprofen Cold and Sinus, Sine-Aid IB, Children's Motrin Cold.

    **There are over-the-counter versions of these prescription medications.

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