TITLE

Vioxx should be allowed back on the market advises expert panel

AUTHOR(S)
Sibbald, Barbara
PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;8/1/2006, Vol. 175 Issue 3, p234
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on a recommendation issued by Health Canada's Expert Advisory Panel on the Safety of COX-2 Selective Non-steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDS) to return Rofecoxib drug into the market. Findings of an analysis on the cardiovascular risks associated with cyclooxygenase 2-selective NSAIDS; Physiological effect of Rofecoxib; Decision of Health Canada on the recommendation.
ACCESSION #
21678159

 

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