Is NiceRx a Celebrex coupon provider?
NiceRx does not provide Celebrex coupons, discount cards or copay cards. We do not offer printable Celebrex manufacturer coupons, Celebrex discounts, rebates, Celebrex savings cards, trial offers, or free samples. We are a service provider that helps eligible individuals access patient assistance programs.
Celebrex patient assistance program
Patient assistance programs are typically sponsored by pharmaceutical companies and provide free or discounted medications to individuals with low income who are uninsured or under-insured and meet the eligibility criteria that vary by program. There are currently no known patient assistance programs for this medication.
How much does Celebrex cost without insurance?
Celebrex prices without insurance will vary by retailer. As a guide, Celebrex oral capsules 200 mg will typically cost around $180 for 10 capsules.
How much does Celebrex cost with insurance?
Your individual healthcare plan will determine the copay of Celebrex with insurance. To find out what you will need to pay, contact your pharmacist or insurance provider. They will be able to calculate your copay with your current insurance.
What is Celebrex?
Celebrex is an FDA (U.S. Food and Drug Administration) approved medication manufactured by Pfizer. It is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) used to treat:
- Rheumatoid Arthritis
- Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis in patients 2 years of age and older
- Ankylosing Spondylitis
- Acute Pain
- Primary Dysmenorrhea
- Menstrual pain
What doses of Celebrex are available?
Celebrex is available in capsule form, in the following doses: 50 mg, 100 mg, 200 mg, and 400 mg.
Please see the full prescribing information for the complete boxed warning and the medication guide, and always speak with a healthcare professional for medical advice about any changes to your dose so they can monitor and evaluate your condition.
Celebrex active ingredients
Celebrex contains celecoxib as the active ingredient. This medication is an NSAID, specifically a COX-2 inhibitor.
Celebrex side effects
The most common side effects of Celebrex in clinical trials include:
- Abdominal pain, diarrhea, dyspepsia, flatulence, heartburn
- Nausea, vomiting
- Peripheral edema
- Pharyngitis, rhinitis, sinusitis
- Upper respiratory tract infection
In rare instances, Celebrex can cause more serious side effects. These can include:
- Increased risk of serious cardiovascular thrombotic events, including myocardial infarction and stroke
- Increased risk of serious gastrointestinal adverse events including bleeding, ulceration, and perforation of the stomach or intestines – bloody or tarry stools, coughing up blood or vomit that looks like coffee grounds
- Hepatotoxicity – upper right side stomach pain, fatigue, yellowing of the skin or eyes
- Heart failure and edema – swelling, rapid weight gain, feeling short of breath
- Renal toxicity – little or no urination, swelling in your feet or ankles, fatigue or shortness of breath
- Anaphylactic reactions
- Exacerbation of asthma related to aspirin sensitivity
- Serious skin reactions – stop treatment at the first sign of skin rash or other signs of hypersensitivity
- Premature closure of fetal ductus arteriosus
- Hematologic toxicity – monitor patients with any signs or symptoms of anemia such as pale skin, unusual tiredness, feeling light-headed or short of breath, cold hands and feet
Get emergency medical help if you have signs of a heart attack or stroke, such as chest pain spreading to your jaw or shoulder, feeling numb or weak on one side of the body, slurred speech, and feeling short of breath.
Your doctor will assess the benefits of using Celebrex against your risk of side effects. Patients are encouraged to report negative side effects or adverse reactions of Celebrex to the FDA. Visit www.fda.gov/medwatch, or call 1-800-FDA-1088.
Celebrex drug interactions
Celebrex can interact with other medications. These include:
- Drugs that interfere with hemostasis – warfarin, aspirin, SSRIs/SNRIs
- ACE Inhibitors
- Angiotensin receptor blockers (ARB)
This list is not exhaustive and other prescription drugs may interact with Celebrex. Tell your doctor about all prescription drugs, over-the-counter, and herbal medications you are taking, including any supplements you take.
You should not use Celebrex if you:
- Have a history of asthma, urticaria, or other allergic-type reactions to the active ingredient celecoxib or other NSAIDs such as ibuprofen, naproxen, or diclofenac
- Have had an allergic reaction to any of the other ingredients in Celebrex or sulfonamides (sulfa drugs)
- Have just had heart bypass surgery (coronary artery bypass graft, or CABG). Celecoxib can increase your risk of fatal heart attack or stroke, even if you don’t have any risk factors
- Are pregnant or are planning to become pregnant
Talk to your doctor about your medical condition before using Celebrex if you:
- Are taking any of the medications that could interact with Celebrex
- Are taking an antidepressant, steroid, or medicine to treat or prevent blood clots, as these may increase your risk of a stomach ulcer or bleeding
- Have a history of peptic ulcer disease and/or GI bleeding
- Have heart disease, or high blood pressure
- Have asthma
- Have bleeding problems
- Have liver or kidney problems
- Smoke or drink alcohol
- Are breastfeeding or are planning to breastfeed
Celebrex is the trademark brand name for celecoxib manufactured by Pfizer. A generic version of celecoxib is available. Generic drugs are generally cheaper than brand-name drugs, but you can still find Celebrex savings through NiceRx.
The content on this website is intended for information purposes only. It does not constitute medical advice. The information on this website should not be relied upon and is not a substitute for professional medical advice. You should always speak to your doctor regarding the risks and benefits of any treatment.