New Arthritis Drug Linked to Increased Risk of Heart Attacks
...ed a medicine to manage the pain. For some people, lumiracoxib
may be an appropriate alternative to other medicin...en, Voltaren, or naproxen. And studies showed that lumiracoxib
caused fewer serious ulcer complications such as b... who are likely to have stomach trouble should use lumiracoxib
with caution, as it does not eliminate the risk of...
New Drug Found To Benefit Patients With Osteoarthritis
...al and cardiovascular safety of the COX2 inhibitor lumiracoxib
compared to the NSAIDs naproxen, commonly known as... ulcer complications was reduced among patients on lumiracoxib
compared to patients on naproxen. However, this be...o were also taking aspirin. Researchers also found lumiracoxib
showed a three- to four-fold reduction in ulcer co...