Celebrex vs Prednisone

Celebrex
(Rx)
Prednisone
(Rx)
Celebrex is a pain relief medication (NSAID).
Prednisone is a steroid.
Satisfaction Score
?
3.6
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
?
3.2
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for RA
2.7
Concern level
1.5
Helpfulness
for RA
2.6
Concern level
1.7
Approval Date
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December 31, 1998
January 17, 1972
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
54,908 Discussions
570,334 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Pain
#2 for RA
#3 for Swelling
#4 for Fibromyalgia
#5 for Joint Pain
#6 for OA
#7 for Back Pain
#9 for Knee Pain
Celebrex is prescribed for Pain and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for RA
#2 for Allergy
#3 for Swelling
#6 for Lupus
#7 for Asthma
#8 for Infection
#10 for Rash
#11 for Headaches
#12 for Itching
#13 for Joint Pain
#14 for Cancer
#16 for Hives
#17 for Acne
Prednisone is prescribed for RA, Allergy, Crohn's Disease, Swelling, Ulcerative Colitis, Lupus, Asthma, Infection, Rash, Headaches, Itching, Joint Pain, Shortness of Breath, Hives and Acne and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Cel
Bleeding
3
Stomach Problems
3
Heart Attack
3
Weight Gain
3
Weight Loss
2
High Blood Pressure
2
Rash
2
Itching
1
Heart Disease
1
Withdrawal Symptoms
1
Pre
Weight Gain
9
Withdrawal Symptoms
2
Mood Swings
1
High Blood Pressure
1
Cataract
1
Bone Loss
1
Stomach Problems
1
Sleep Disorders
1
Increased Appetite
1
Loss of Appetite
1
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Celebrex
Cel
Prednisone
Pre
Bleeding
Cel
Pre
3
0
Stomach Problems
Cel
Pre
3
1
Heart Attack
Cel
Pre
3
0
Weight Gain
Cel
Pre
3
9
Weight Loss
Cel
Pre
2
0
High Blood Pressure
Cel
Pre
2
1
Rash
Cel
Pre
2
0
Itching
Cel
Pre
1
0
Heart Disease
Cel
Pre
1
0
Withdrawal Symptoms
Cel
Pre
1
2
Weight Gain
Pre
Cel
9
3
Withdrawal Symptoms
Pre
Cel
2
1
Mood Swings
Pre
Cel
1
0
High Blood Pressure
Pre
Cel
1
2
Cataract
Pre
Cel
1
0
Bone Loss
Pre
Cel
1
0
Stomach Problems
Pre
Cel
1
3
Sleep Disorders
Pre
Cel
1
0
Increased Appetite
Pre
Cel
1
0
Loss of Appetite
Pre
Cel
1
0
Alchohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Celebrex and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Celecoxib
Prednisone
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Celebrex and Prednisone: Interaction not known, but may still existModerate Interaction. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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