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The duration of treatment is 26 weeks.
Allocation: Randomized, Control: Placebo Control, Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Investigator), Primary Purpose: Treatment
MK0663, etoricoxib, Comparator: celecoxib
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:54:03-0400
The study is designed to compare the risk of cardiovascular events (heart attacks, strokes) in patients receiving either etoricoxib or diclofenac. It will also compare the gastrointestinal...
The purpose of this study is to evaluate the efficacy and safety of etoricoxib compared to placebo in the treatment of postoperative pain associated with total abdominal hysterectomy.
The purpose of this study is to compare the gastrointestinal tolerability of an investigational drug to an approved drug in the treatment of osteoarthritis during one year treatment period...
The purpose of this study is to compare the pain relieving effect of different doses of MK0663 with placebo and other pain relievers/analgesics in patients with postoperative dental pain. ...
This study was conducted to assess the safety and tolerability of an investigational drug and to evaluate its effectiveness in the treatment of osteoarthritis of the hip or knee in both me...
To ascertain if etoricoxib increases the risk of gastrointestinal adverse events (GAEs) compared with placebo, diclofenac, and naproxen in the treatment of patients with osteoarthritis (OA) or rheumat...
The cost-effectiveness of the recently-introduced generic celecoxib in knee OA has not been examined.
Etoricoxib is a selective cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) inhibitor, with a lower risk of gastrointestinal toxicity compared to traditional nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). We evaluated the eff...
The Hoffa's fat pad (HFP) is an intra-articular adipose tissue which is situated under and behind the patella. It contains immune cells next to adipocytes and secretes inflammatory factors during oste...
Our ability to detect statistical dependencies between different events in the environment is strongly biased by the number of coincidences between them. Even when there is no true covariation between...
A pyrazole derivative and selective CYCLOOXYGENASE 2 INHIBITOR that is used to treat symptoms associated with RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS; OSTEOARTHRITIS and JUVENILE ARTHRITIS, as well as the management of ACUTE PAIN.
An IBUPROFEN-type anti-inflammatory analgesic and antipyretic. It is used in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis.
Viscoelastic solutions that are injected into JOINTS in order to alleviate symptoms of joint-related disorders such as OSTEOARTHRITIS.
A condition caused by degenerative arthritis (see OSTEOARTHRITIS) of the METATARSOPHALANGEAL JOINT of the great toe and characterized by pain and limited dorsiflexion, but relatively unrestricted plantar flexion.
Noninflammatory degenerative disease of the hip joint which usually appears in late middle or old age. It is characterized by growth or maturational disturbances in the femoral neck and head, as well as acetabular dysplasia. A dominant symptom is pain on weight-bearing or motion.
Pharmacy is the science and technique of preparing as well as dispensing drugs and medicines. It is a health profession that links health sciences with chemical sciences and aims to ensure the safe and effective use of pharmaceutical drugs. The scope of...
Clinical Approvals Clinical Trials Drug Approvals Drug Delivery Drug Discovery Generics Drugs Prescription Drugs In the fields of medicine, biotechnology and pharmacology, drug discovery is the process by which drugs are dis...
Arthritis is by definition the inflammation of one or more joints, characterized by swelling, pain, warmth, redness and diminished range of joint movement (Oxford Medical Dictionary). There are many different types; Noninflammatory; Osteoarthritis, N...