Who should not take Celebrex?

The following conditions are contraindicated with this drug. Check with your physician if you have any of the following:

Conditions:

  • systemic mastocytosis
  • Extreme Loss of Body Water
  • Anemia
  • increased risk of bleeding
  • alcoholism
  • high blood pressure
  • heart attack
  • chronic heart failure
  • stroke
  • Blood Clot
  • asthma
  • Ulcer from Stomach Acid
  • Stomach or Intestinal Ulcer
  • liver problems
  • Bleeding of the Stomach or Intestines
  • Visible Water Retention
  • abnormal liver function tests
  • pregnancy
  • A Rupture in the Wall of the Stomach or Intestine
  • tobacco smoking
  • Increased Cardiovascular Event Risk
  • Time Immediately after Coronary Bypass Surgery
  • CYP2C9 poor metabolizer
  • chronic kidney disease stage 4 (severe)
  • chronic kidney disease stage 5 (failure)
  • kidney disease with likely reduction in kidney function
  • aspirin exacerbated respiratory disease
  • history of gastric bypass surgery

Allergies:

  • Salicylates
  • NSAIDS (Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drug)
  • Cox-2 Inhibitor
  • Cox-2 Inhibitor/Nsaid
  • Cox-2 Inh/Sulfon Moiety

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