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.
- COX-2 Selective (includes Bextra, Celebrex, and Vioxx) and Non-Selective Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs)
- Celebrex Approved to Treat Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis
- Information for Healthcare Professionals: Celecoxib (marketed as Celebrex) archived
- Questions and Answers FDA Regulatory Actions for the COX-2 Selective and Non-Selective Non-Steroidal Anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs)
- Public Health Advisory: Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drug Products (NSAIDS)
- FDA Statement on the Halting of a Clinical Trial of the Cox-2 Inhibitor Celebrex
- Questions and Answers: Celebrex Labeling Change - Warfarin Interaction