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A 24-year-old female asked:

I am taking celebrex (celecoxib) for a swollen lymph node near my collar bone on left side, is it just for pain or will it actually help?

1 doctor answer4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Howard Feinberg
Rheumatology 38 years experience
Both: Celebrex (celecoxib) helps with pain but can also reduce inflammation and swelling
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Dr. Shari Schabowski
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
If the lymph node is in the notch behind your collar bone you may need further testing to determine why it is there
Jul 18, 2014
Last updated Dec 28, 2017

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