Celebrex® – Celecoxib

Rhode Island and Massachusetts Lawyers – Defective Drug Cases

Celebrex® is a cox-2 prescription drug for arthritis.

CelebrexOn December 17, 2004 Pfizer Inc. the manufacturer of the popular pain drug Celebrex released findings from a study involving cancer patients that found an apparent increased risk of heart attack and other cardiovascular problems.

In 1999 the FDA approved the drug. Celebrex has been prescribed to millions since its approval. Currently is the most frequently prescribed arthritis drug. The generic name for Celebrex is Celecoxib.

The drug has been linked to several gastrointestinal disorders and at least ten deaths since its approval in 1999.

If you or a loved one are currently taking, or have taken Celebrex, you may be at risk for serious health problems. Please seek medical attention to find out if your use of Celebrex has caused physical injury.

Questions relating to Celebrex issues in RI or MA? Contact Brian Cunha & Associates.