What's better, Advil or celebrex (celecoxib)?

Both are good. Celebrex (celecoxib) is much more expensive, and easier on your stomach.
Celebrex (celecoxib) . Celebrex (celecoxib) is the best , easiest on the stomach , last the longest but is the most expensive. Next best aleve last longer than advil easier on stomach and heart long term.

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Can I take Advil and celebrex (celecoxib) together?

Advil (ibuprofen) Both are nsaids. So there is an increase chance of side effects, primarily gi. Although I do have patients who take Celebrex (celecoxib) daily for arthritis and use Ibuprofen sparingly for headaches. Read more...

Can u take an Advil for a headache if you're on celebrex (celecoxib)? If not, is there anything safe for a headache?

No advil (ibuprofen) Advil and Celebrex are in the same class of medications and should not be combined. You should also stay away from Aspirin and aleve(naproxen). Tylenol (acetaminophen) is ok with Celebrex as long as there is no other reason for you to avoid it. If you are unsure, check with your doctor. Read more...
You can. Advil (inhibit both cox-1 and cox-2) and Celebrex (celecoxib) (selective for cox-2) are almost the same group of drugs. There are over 200 types primary headaches. Once the right type is established the recommendation could be made. Re. See your pcp for the proper diagnosis. Read more...

Why is it when I take celebrex im so tired for a couple of hrs? Wondered if I should just take advil instead, whats in it thats doing that?

Unusual. Fatigue or weakness is a most unusual side effect of celebrex in my experience. It is an anti-inflammatory that is more gentle on your stomach than other anti-inflammatory medications. You could try taking Advil or Aleve with food to see if you tolerate them better. Read more...