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Celebrex vs. Colchicine for Gout

Celebrex

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Other Names: Celecoxib

Colchicine

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Other Names: Colcrys
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Celecoxib International Nonproprietary Name is a sulfa non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) and selective COX-2 inhibitor used in the treatment of osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, acute pain, painful menstruation and menstrual symptoms, and... Read more on Wikipedia
Colchicine is a medication used for gout. It is a toxic natural product and secondary metabolite, originally extracted from plants of the genus Colchicum (autumn crocus, Colchicum autumnale, also known as "meadow saffron"). It was used originally... Read more on Wikipedia
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By IHURT
April 7, 2014
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By Donna
January 6, 2014
Donna wrote
Breathing problems with cellebrex?
a documented side effect of celebrex is nasal congestion. I take celbrex regularly and suffer from nasal congestion often as a result.
nasal congestion  |  July 29, 2014
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By Ken
October 5, 2013
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By Guy Morin
September 18, 2013
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Stop use of Celebrex
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By Txbetty
August 13, 2013
Txbetty wrote
Itching all over...Celebrex, Methotrexate, Hydrochlorothiazide the cause???
The problem could actually be Fibromyalgia, which many people with RA suffer from.
Susanne Deumig  |  April 21, 2014
Txbetty and Hal, Like both of you, I have been on Celebrex for at least a year. I also take HCTZ 12.5 mg and started Methotrexate two months ago. I did have itching all over like you described, Txbetty, and I figured out that it was simply the particular brand of folic acid I was taking. It's been a long time since you wrote your post, but I happened to see it and wanted to comment. I assume you are taking folic acid if you are still on MTX; if you are still itching then it is something to
Lily  |  February 1, 2014
I have been on Celebrex for over a year and had fantastic results. I suffered pain in my neck and shoulders due to arthritis. Celebrex was like a miracle for me. I was going to physio for the pain, which did not good. Now after being pain free for one year I have been experiencing extreme itchiness all over my body. It feels like something crawling in my scalp, eyebrows, nose and beard. Then it feels like something biting me and there is nothing there and I have no bites . Yikes.
Hal  |  August 25, 2013
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What patients are saying about Celebrex vs. Colchicine

34 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
gout and took Allipurinal, Colchicine and Indocin, but...
...severe gout and took Allipurinal, Colchicine and Indocin, but ...still suffered. They now have him on Celebrex and Probenecid (w...
The doctor prescribed him colchicine and indomethacin. The...
...years old. The doctor prescribed him colchicine and indomethacin. The ...taking that. The doctor also prescribed him celebrex but the medicine was not effective for him. He found that...
anymore so I am on colchicine. In the meantime get yourself...
...stomach so switched to vioxx which was wonderful work great before they pulled it of th market. Have been using celebrex which works ok but now ...anymore so I am on colchicine. In the meantime ...
colchicine or steroids by mouth. The above meds work in...
...attack almost instantly. You can also ask about taking colchicine or steroids by mouth. The above meds work in different pathways ...there are gout attacks. Celebrex doesn't work very well...
Celebrex seems to have done the trick. Unfortunately, as...
...he also presribed colchicine to offset the ...that along with Celebrex seems to have done the trick. Unfortunately, as with ...function is somewhat screwed up because of the Celebrex. When I ...
use celebrex 200 mg x 2 a day. Puricos one 300 mg a day...
I use celebrex 200 mg x 2 a ...one 300 mg a day colchicine .05 mg  x 2 a ...Cannot use anything for hormonr replacement as I have problems with deep vane thrombosis and that is a problem because...
the UV. I also take Celebrex, when needed. My main concern...
...as they appear. I've been on prednisone for a couple of ...now i'm on dapsone and colchicine (both similar to cellcept, if ...the UV. I also take Celebrex, when needed. My main concern...
is: Have you taken colchicine as an anti-inflammatory? And,...
Colchicine: have you taken it as an anti-inflammatory? Hi, All - Tomorrow ...the Mayo clinic, colchicine is primarily used for the treatment of gout and FMF, and ...Have you taken colchicine ...
myfrustration is being on celebrex continusly .i discussed...
...bowel surgery 3yrs ago,i recovered wonderfully from that it was caused by scar tissue. but about a mo. after i had my pericarditis return and have never been able to be off medication, namely celeb...
have even stopped taking Celebrex which I needed...
Colchicine is a prescription that is ...thereafter...I have even stopped taking Celebrex which I needed for the aches. Even though I ...moment. If you take the Acetyl-L-Carnitine by itself, I'...
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