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Can you take Aleve with celebrex

A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patrick Connerly
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Family Medicine 50 years experience
Yes: Yes, good thinking! Happy new year!

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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mary Esther Carlin
Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics 52 years experience
See Dr.: At your young age, you need a thorough evaluation regarding the cause of your joint pain. I suggest a rheumatologist. You will need some blod tests, p... Read More
A 64-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
A Verified Doctoranswered
Rheumatology 53 years experience
Yes and no: Celebrex (celecoxib) and advil are different classes of nsaids so you could be allergic to one and not the other just like you could be allergic to pe... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Alexander Francini
Pain Management 32 years experience
Not recomended: naproxen and celebrex are both NSAIDS and in general we do not recommend they be taken simultaneously. they are of different classes but two NSAIDS to... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
A Verified Doctoranswered
Rheumatology 53 years experience
it depends: Celebrex (celecoxib) has less GI risk. It is controversial whether there is an increased cardiac risk with celebrex (celecoxib). Any risk is small.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Germanovich
Pain Management 14 years experience
Less side effects: Causes less gastrointestinal side effects like bleeding and is fda approved for pain due to arthritis.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bruce Rothschild
Rheumatology 49 years experience
Depends: Depends on ulcer risk. If older than 51, ulcer protection is critical and Celebrex (celecoxib) is recommended.
A female asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 53 years experience
Likely so: Celebrex (celecoxib) is the only cox-2 inhibitor left on market, as others had risks of heart problems and Celebrex (celecoxib) does not. Because of ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Erik Voogd
Pain Management 21 years experience
They are both good: The celebrex (celecoxib) is more selective for cox-2 and thus less likely to cause problems with bleeding and gastritis but both should be just as eff... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Lages
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology 69 years experience
Probably naproxen: Naproxen has been used for many years to treat acute episodes of gout-colcichine has been used longer but has more side effects if pushed.Celebrex (ce... Read More
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