cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitor


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cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitor

See COX-2 inhibitor.
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The effects of cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitors and nonsteroidal antiinflammatory therapy on 24-hour blood pressure in hypertensive patients with osteoarthritis and type 2 diabetes mellitus.
Selective cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitors show a differential ability to inhibit proliferation and induce apoptosis of colon adenocarcinoma cells.
Modulation of pulmonary leukotriene B4 production by cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitors and lipopolysaccharide.
Relationship between selective cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitors and acute myocardial infarction in older adults.
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.
A special interest is also given to the new vascular-targeting agents, which aim to disrupt existing tumor endothelium, and Cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitors that have been found to play a role in tumor angiogenesis.
23-26) In addition to the intra-articular injection of corticosteroids or hyaluvonan, the pharmacologic options for treating OA pain include topical agents (eg, capsaicin, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs [NSAIDs], or lidocaine) and oral agents (eg, acetaminophen, NSAIDs, cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitors, glucosamine, tramadol, and opioids).
In my practice, I've seen a lot of gastric irritation resulting from greater use of first-generation cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitors without gastroprotection.
Serum lithium levels can be increased by a host of medications, including ACE inhibitors, cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitors, NSAIDs, furosemide, and thiazides.
Antibiotics and Oral Contraceptive Failure Use of Medicinal Cannabis Use of Oral Steroids and the Risk of Acute Myocardial Infarction Discontinuation of NSAIDs and Risk of Acute MI (AMI) SSRI antidepressants and the Risk of Myocardial Infarction Cardiovascular Risk of Selective Cyclooxygenase-2 Inhibitors VS other NSAIDs: a Medicaid Population Observational Study Annual Influenza Revaccination Reduces Mortality in Elderly
Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, suggested that future prospective studies should evaluate risk-reducing salpingo-oophorectomy plus a non-hormonal preventive agent, such as cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitors, retinoids, statins, or other agents, for women with BRCA1 mutations.
Among the major topics to be presented by leaders from around the world will be: Antibiotics and Oral Contraceptive Failure Use of Medicinal Cannabis Use of Oral Steroids and the Risk of Acute Myocardial Infarction Discontinuation of NSAIDs and Risk of Acute MI (AMI) SSRI antidepressants and the Risk of Myocardial Infarction Cardiovascular Risk of Selective Cyclooxygenase-2 Inhibitors VS other NSAIDs: a Medicaid Population Observational Study Annual Influenza Revaccination Reduces Mortality in Elderly

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