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I've got read that celebrex (celecoxib) has some very serious dangerous side-effects. Would Advil be a safer choice?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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In brief: Not really

Celebrex (celecoxib) carries significantly less GI risk than advil.
The cardiac risks are low in each.

In brief: Not really

Celebrex (celecoxib) carries significantly less GI risk than advil.
The cardiac risks are low in each.
Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Dr. Luis Villaplana
The risk of stomach bleeding/ulcer is 3 times higher with ibuprofen, compared to Celebrex
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