cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitor


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cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitor

See COX-2 inhibitor.
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Relationship between selective cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitors and acute myocardial infarction in older adults.
Basic biology and clinical application of specific cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitors.
Classes of drugs examined include SERMs and SERDs, aromatase inhibitors, microtubule binding agents, HER family inhibitors, angiogenesis inhibitors, miotic inhibitors, vaccines and immunomodulators, cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitors, and inhibitors of heat-shock proteins 90 and 27.
Non-aspirin NSAIDs, cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitors and risk for cardiovascular events-stroke, acute myocardial infarction, and death from coronary heart disease.
In 2001, a meta-analysis of Vioxx (ro-fecoxib) came out showing a substantial increase in heart attack, unstable angina, sudden cardiac death, and stroke with cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitors.
Pharmacologic and pharmacodynamic considerations of cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitors.
Reduced incidence of gastroduodenal ulcers with celecoxib, a novel cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitors, compared to naproxen in patients with arthritis.
Other topics include Vitamin D use among adults in the United States, the use of selective Cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitors in breast cancer treatment and alternative approaches to cervical cancer prevention.
In 2001, a meta-analysis of Vioxx (rofecoxib) came out showing a substantial increase in heart attack, unstable angina, sudden cardiac death, and stroke with cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitors.
Combined inhibitory effects of green tea polyphenols and selective cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitors on the growth of human prostate cancer cells both in vitro and in vivo.
Serum lithium levels can be increased by a host of medications, including ACE inhibitors, cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitors, NSAIDs, furosemide, and thiazides.

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