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34 fem. On celebrex (celecoxib) for a month exp. Circulation problems in left thigh & knee with pain in jugular vein w a rapid heart rate @ times. Side effects?

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Dr. Bruce Rothschild
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: Probably not, but

Probably not but coagulation, circulating anticoagulants need to be evaluated.

In brief: Probably not, but

Probably not but coagulation, circulating anticoagulants need to be evaluated.
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Dr. Andrew Germanovich
Pain Management

In brief: Increased clot risk

Is one side effect among others.

In brief: Increased clot risk

Is one side effect among others.
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Dr. Thomas Namey
Not really. Inflammation is the greatest "clot" risk!
Dr. Andrew Germanovich
Look at the black box warning and the pro thrombotic effect of selective cox-2 inhibition
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