Celebrex (celecoxib) is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug indicated to reduce pain and inflammation in the body. The hormones causing discomfort, pain and swelling are inhibited by celecoxib. The medicine is available in the capsules containing 50 mg, 100 mg, 200 mg or 400 mg of celecoxib.
Celebrex is effective in the treatment of pain or inflammation caused by arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, hereditary polyps in the colon and menstrual pain.
For the relief of pain and other symptoms of the following conditions, Celebrex is prescribed in the lowest effective dose:
• Rheumatoid Arthritis
• Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis
• Ankylosing Spondylitis
• Acute Pain
• Primary Dysmenorrhea
Before using Celebrex a person should get assured that the medicine is safe for health.