51 patient evaluations for Celecoxib

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Dec 4, 2015 (Started Feb 15, 2015)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for arthritis pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for undifferentiated connective tissue disease)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Cost: < $25 monthly

Aug 7, 2015 (Started Feb 15, 2015)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for arthritis pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for undifferentiated connective tissue disease)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: My insurance company approved me for continued coverage of Celebrex 2 months ago. It is far surperior to the med I was taking in its place, melacoxib.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Nov 20, 2014 (Started Feb 15, 2015)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for arthritis pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for undifferentiated connective tissue disease)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for fibromyalgia)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Cost: $200+ monthly

Feb 25, 2013 (Started Feb 15, 2015)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for arthritis pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Advice & Tips: I have not been able to afford this medication at times. When that happens, I rely on ibuprofen instead with noticeably less help with arthritis and fibromyalgia pain.
Cost: $50-99 monthly

  • 1 helpful mark

Jan 13, 2016 (Started Jan 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for arthritis pain)
  • Side effects
    Mild (acid reflux)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: If you haven't take Celebrex because of the high cost, there is now a generic that works just as well! It costs me $10 instead of $100! Thank heaven for small favors. :)
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 1 helpful mark

Dec 15, 2017 (Started Jun 30, 2000)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for arthritis pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 1 helpful mark

Aug 19, 2008 (Started Dec 23, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 14, 2008 (Started Jan 01, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for stiffness/spasticity)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 16, 2008 (Started Aug 04, 2003)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Other)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 26, 2008 (Started Apr 01, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for arthritis pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Works great... Slow but great!

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 13, 2008 (Started Dec 06, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Other)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for stiffness/spasticity)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for pain)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for inflammation)
  • Side effects
    Severe (gastric ulcer pain)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly
Side effects: gastric ulcer pain

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 29, 2008 (Started Sep 01, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for pain)
  • Side effects
    Severe (mood swings, headaches)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 50 mg Daily
Side effects: mood swings, headaches

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 20, 2008 (Started May 22, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for pain)
  • Side effects
    Severe (mood swings, headaches)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Side effects: mood swings, headaches

  • 0 helpful marks
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