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A 47-year-old member asked:

If i use nimesulide as a pain killer, what side effects can i expect?

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Dr. Paul Grin
Pain Management 36 years experience
Nimesulide COX -2: is a relatively COX-2 selective NSAID.Here are the common SE: abdominal pain, headache, nausea, diarrhea, cardiovascular problems and insomnia.

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A 30-year-old male asked:

Side effects of pain killer named endopar?

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Dr. Ester Kwok
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
Must be other nation: Do not recognize the brand endopar. Can you write its generic name? You must be from a country outside the states, where brand names differ.
A 31-year-old member asked:

Are there any severe side effects when using nimesulide as a pain killer?

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Dr. Ihab Ibrahim
Pain Management 29 years experience
Sure.: Nimesulide is known to be hepatotoxic (damaging to the liver). The use of nimesulide in children under the age of 12 is contraindicated. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10731303.

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