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rofecoxib (Vioxx) Summary

Description: a sulfonylphenyl furanone; withdrawn out of concern for TOXICITY

Also Known As: Vioxx; Cahill May Roberts brand of rofecoxib; MK 0966; MK 966; MK-0966 Show All >>

Networked: 960 relevant articles (135 outcomes, 324 trials/studies) for this Drug

Key Diseases for which rofecoxib is Relevant

  1. Pain (Aches) : 60 outcomes 64 studies in 209 results
  2. Osteoarthritis : 18 outcomes 53 studies in 123 results
  3. Postoperative Pain : 11 outcomes 12 studies in 35 results
  4. Neoplasms (Cancer) : 9 outcomes 14 studies in 44 results
  5. Arthritis (Polyarthritis) : 8 outcomes 19 studies in 56 results
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Drugs Related to rofecoxib

  1. celecoxib (Celebrex)
  2. Naproxen (Naprosyn)
  3. Acetaminophen (Paracetamol)
  4. Cyclooxygenase 2 (Cyclooxygenase-2)
  5. rofecoxib (Vioxx)
  6. Diclofenac (SR 38)
  7. Ibuprofen (Motrin)
  8. valdecoxib (Bextra)
  9. nimesulide (Aulin)
  10. Cyclooxygenase 2 Inhibitors (COX-2 Inhibitors)
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Therapies Related to rofecoxib

  1. Analgesia
  2. Oral Surgery (Maxillofacial Surgery)
  3. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)
  4. Oral Administration
  5. Ambulatory Surgical Procedures (Outpatient Surgery)
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