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Wondering how many took bextra & developed chf?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: Very few

Bextra was removed from the market at the same time as vioxx because of the increased risk for heart attacks in individuals taking these meds over the long term. CHF was rarely seen.
Interestingly, many nsaids still on the market also have increased cardia risk.

In brief: Very few

Bextra was removed from the market at the same time as vioxx because of the increased risk for heart attacks in individuals taking these meds over the long term. CHF was rarely seen.
Interestingly, many nsaids still on the market also have increased cardia risk.
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