Psychiatric manifestations in orthopedic patients on Celecoxib therapy
Introduction: The Cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) enzyme is responsible for the synthesis of prostaglandin which is responsible for inflammation and pain. Celecoxib a cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitor was first used as a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug in 1999. Celecoxib is as effective as NSAJDs but causes...
Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, University Putra Malaysia