Celebrex (celecoxib) is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). NSAIDs are used to temporarily relieve pain and inflammation. Celebrex is in a class of NSAIDS called COX-2 selective inhibitors.
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FDA news release (12/15/2006)
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