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Arcoxia vs. Ibuprofen for Inflammation

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Other Names: Advil   Motrin   Nurofen   Ibu   Midol
Rating: 3.5 out of 5
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Rating: 3 out of 5
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Etoricoxib (brand name NUSHIN MASCOT HEALTH SERIES Arcoxia worldwide also Algix and Tauxib in Italy, Nucoxia in India) is a COX-2 selective inhibitor (approx. 106.0 times more selective for COX-2 inhibition over COX-1) from... Read more on Wikipedia
Ibuprofen (International Nonproprietary Name) ( or from the nomenclature iso-butyl-propanoic-phenolic acid) is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) used for relief of symptoms of arthritis, fever, as an analgesic (pain... Read more on Wikipedia
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By omer
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What patients are saying about Arcoxia vs. Ibuprofen

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now Ibuprofen again. Its not to say it wont work for you...
...Cemc I tried Arcoxia back in Nov 2013.I ended up with high blood pressure and bad heart palpatations.I couldnt catch my ...Arcoxia and now Ibuprofen again. Its not to say it wont work for you &...
30mg to 60mg 12mths ago, I have not had any side effects...
...I was prescribed arcoxia ( etoricoxib ) ...to taking around 6 ibuprofen. my dosage has been raised from 30mg to 60mg 12mths ago, I have not had any side effects from this, hope...
would I be better of starting the Arcoxia or sticking...
...In your opinion would I be better of starting the Arcoxia or sticking with ibuprofen?...
old neurophen. Sadly, the arcoxia gave me immense relief...
...I am now on 10mg MTX (week 5) ...replaced my nightly ibuprofen with arcoxia which I took a horrible reaction to, so I'm back to good old neurophen.  Sadly, the arcoxia gave me immense relief fro...
before in that it makes absolutely no difference to hands....
...he gave me Arcoxia to help. This is great and clears up ...funny thing is the Arcoxia seems to ...similar thing with Ibuprofen before in that it makes absolutely no difference to hands. Ag...
thought with it being under control via ibuprofen I didn't...
...I've got the Arcoxia but I've not taken any yet. I thought with it being under control via ibuprofen I didn't want...
niggly, only currently taking 3 ibuprofen a day (2x night,...
...pain for that isn't even noticeable so that's not really a concern for me right now. (non-operated) Right hip is still a bit niggly, only currently taking 3 ibuprofen ...recommended starting Arc...
weeks ago, I had to take ibuprofen a few days in a row for...
...I've had a similar experience with Arcoxia, which I believe is of ...ago, I had to take ibuprofen a few days in a ...for a few days. Unfortunately, ibuprofen wreaks havoc on my stomach...
reactions when I take ibuprofen and mefenamic acid based...
...when I take ibuprofen and mefenamic acid based meds. My doctor...
(GI again) and arcoxia (high blood pressure). So I'm a bit...
...number 5 = meloxicam. So far I've tried and given up on naproxen(felt spaced out), ibuprofen (GI issues), celebrex (GI again) and arcoxia (high blood pressure). So I'm a bit...
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