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What can I take for arthritis post-gastric bypass surgery?

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Dr. Thomas Namey
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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In brief: Cox-2inhibitors and.

Celebrex is safe, but may not be needed.
Salsalate is a drug few doctors use which does hurt the gitra t or effect bleeding. Tylenol (acetaminophen) is a quick pain relief option.

In brief: Cox-2inhibitors and.

Celebrex is safe, but may not be needed.
Salsalate is a drug few doctors use which does hurt the gitra t or effect bleeding. Tylenol (acetaminophen) is a quick pain relief option.
Dr. Thomas Namey
Dr. Thomas Namey
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Dr. Joseph Kuhn
Bariatrics

In brief: Tylenol (acetaminophen) best

Tylenol (acetaminophen) is best.
Celebrex has a much lower ulcer risk than advil, motrin, alleve, or aspirin. Hydrocodone can be used safely. Also, there are a variety of topical agents that might be used.

In brief: Tylenol (acetaminophen) best

Tylenol (acetaminophen) is best.
Celebrex has a much lower ulcer risk than advil, motrin, alleve, or aspirin. Hydrocodone can be used safely. Also, there are a variety of topical agents that might be used.
Dr. Joseph Kuhn
Dr. Joseph Kuhn
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Dr. David Buchin
Bariatrics

In brief: Tylenol (acetaminophen)

Tylenol (acetaminophen) is the recommended pain reliever for post gastric bypass patients.
Non steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs such as ibuprofen, advil, alleve can cause bad gastric ulcers if taken chronically. Your bariatric surgeon can also give you some prescription pain meds.

In brief: Tylenol (acetaminophen)

Tylenol (acetaminophen) is the recommended pain reliever for post gastric bypass patients.
Non steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs such as ibuprofen, advil, alleve can cause bad gastric ulcers if taken chronically. Your bariatric surgeon can also give you some prescription pain meds.
Dr. David Buchin
Dr. David Buchin
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