A 52-year-old male asked:
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my husband is using celebrex and lyrica for back pain. it is very expensive and i have found some generics but wondered if they were as effective. pregabalin and celecoxib thanks nicki?

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Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Generics vs brand: Good morning Nicki. In most cases generic medicines are as good as brand ones, unless a reaction develops with a generic drug or the desired effect isn't achieved. It is worth the try, unless the the treating physician judges otherwise, wish you and your husband all the best
Answered on Nov 27, 2017
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