CELEBREX (celecoxib) is an anti-inflammatory medication that is used to relieve some symptoms caused by arthritis such as inflammation, swelling, stiffness, and joint pain. It works by reducing hormones that cause inflammation and pain in the body. Doctors may prescribe CELEBREX or CELEBREX generic to treat conditions such as arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, and menstrual pain. It is also used in the treatment of hereditary polyps in the colon. Caution: CELEBREX and CELEBREX generic does not cure arthritis and will help you only as long as you continue to take it. It is in a CAPSULE form and CANNOT be split in half.


Dosage: *
  • 100 MG
  • 200 MG

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Important Information:

CELEBREX should always be taken as prescribed. If you experience side effects, or feel like you're not getting the relief you need, be sure to talk to your doctor as soon as possible.

  • Take CELEBREX orally with or without food at any time of the day. It is recommended to begin a daily routine for taking CELEBREX.
  • Unless your doctor tells you otherwise, continue your normal diet.
  • If you have trouble swallowing pills, try adding the entire contents of a CELEBREX capsule onto one teaspoon of cool or room temperature applesauce and take immediately with water.
  • Take CELEBREX with a full glass of water (8 oz/240 mL) or as directed by your doctor.
  • Do not lie down for 30 minutes after taking CELEBREX.

There are several things to avoid while taking CELEBREX:

  • Avoid drinking alcohol as it may increase the risk of stomach bleeding
  • Avoid taking Celebrex together with other NSAIDs medications
  • Consult your doctor before using any cold, allergy, or pain medicine
  • Avoid exposure to sunlight or tanning beds. Celebrex can make you sunburn more easily

Ask your health care provider any questions you may have about how to use CELEBREX.