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Acute Myocardial Infarction (8422489-3)
on May 29, 2012 Male from UNITED KINGDOM , 64 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • osteoarthritis
and was treated with Etoricoxib. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Etoricoxib side effects: acute myocardial infarction. Etoricoxib dosage: 90 Mg, 1x/day.
Associated medications used:
  • Piroxicam (20 Mg, 1x/day)
Patient was hospitalized.

Stevens-johnson Syndrome, Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis, Pigmentation Disorder (8351082-6)
Patient was taking Etoricoxib. Patient felt the following Etoricoxib side effects: stevens-johnson syndrome, toxic epidermal necrolysis, pigmentation disorder on May 04, 2012 from GERMANY Additional patient health information: Male , 30 years of age, . Etoricoxib dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Penicillin V
  • Metamizole
Patient was hospitalized.

White Blood Cell Count Decreased (8315560-8)
Adverse event was reported on Apr 24, 2012 by a Female taking Etoricoxib (Dosage: N/A) was diagnosed with
  • rheumatoid arthritis
  • diabetes mellitus
and. Location: MALAYSIA , 57 years of age, After Etoricoxib was administered, patient encountered several Etoricoxib side effects: white blood cell count decreased.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Metformin Hcl (1gm Bd)
  • Methotrexate
  • Humira
  • Calcitriol


Ear Pain, Trismus, Weight Increased, Ear Neoplasm, Amnesia (8238720-3)
on Mar 20, 2012 Female from BRAZIL , weighting 143.3 lb, was diagnosed with
  • rheumatoid arthritis
and was treated with Etoricoxib. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Etoricoxib side effects: ear pain, trismus, weight increased, ear neoplasm, amnesia. Etoricoxib dosage: 1 Tablet In The Morning.
Associated medications used:
  • Methotrexate (1 Tablet Per Week)
  • Humira
  • Amlodipine (1 Tablet In The Morning)
  • Captopril (1 Tablet In The Evening)
  • Methotrexate
  • Levothyroxine Sodium (1 Tablet In The Morning)
  • Atenolol
  • Amitriptyline Hcl (1 Tablet In The Evening)



Dizziness, Erythema, Angioedema, Nausea (8215902-8)
on Feb 28, 2012 Male from SINGAPORE , 40 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • pyrexia
and was treated with Etoricoxib. Patient felt the following Etoricoxib side effects: dizziness, erythema, angioedema, nausea. Etoricoxib dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Zyrtec-d 12 Hour
  • Loratadine
  • Pseudoephedrine Hcl
  • Zyrtec-d 12 Hour
  • Pseudoephedrine Hcl


Pancreatitis Acute (8141492-4)
Patient was taking Etoricoxib. After Etoricoxib was administered, patient encountered several Etoricoxib side effects: pancreatitis acute on Feb 08, 2012 from UNITED KINGDOM Additional patient health information: Female , 42 years of age, weighting 207.5 lb, . Etoricoxib dosage: 1 Tab, Qd.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Metformin Hcl (1000 Mg, Qd)
  • Victoza (1.2 Mg, Qd)
  • Methotrexate (20 Mg, Unk)
  • Glimepirid (2 Mg, Qd)
  • Ranitidine (150 Unk, Unk)
  • Amitriptyline Hcl (50 Unk, Unk)
  • Acetaminophen And Codeine Phosphate
  • Dihydrocodeine Bitartrate Inj
Patient was hospitalized.

Cellulitis, Skin Reaction (8055485-9)
Adverse event was reported on Jan 09, 2012 by a Female taking Etoricoxib (Dosage: N/A) was diagnosed with
  • pain
and. Location: TAIWAN, PROVINCE OF CHINA , 54 years of age, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Etoricoxib side effects: cellulitis, skin reaction.
Associated medications used:
  • Ultracet (1 Tablet Twice A Day)
Patient was hospitalized.

Back Pain, Dyspnoea, Hypersensitivity, Sjogren's Syndrome (8051590-1)
on Jan 13, 2012 Female from COLOMBIA , 56 years of age, weighting 154.3 lb, was diagnosed with
  • arthralgia
  • multiple sclerosis
and was treated with Etoricoxib. Patient felt the following Etoricoxib side effects: back pain, dyspnoea, hypersensitivity, sjogren's syndrome. Etoricoxib dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Tysabri


Breast Cancer (8028458-X)
on Jan 03, 2012 Female from GERMANY , weighting 145.5 lb, was diagnosed with
  • rheumatoid arthritis
and was treated with Etoricoxib. After Etoricoxib was administered, patient encountered several Etoricoxib side effects: breast cancer. Etoricoxib dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Prednisolone
  • Humira (Eow)
Patient was hospitalized.

Oedema Peripheral, Lip Swelling, Hypersensitivity (7940390-6)
Patient was taking Etoricoxib. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Etoricoxib side effects: oedema peripheral, lip swelling, hypersensitivity on Nov 15, 2011 from UNITED KINGDOM Additional patient health information: Female , 71 years of age, weighting 116.0 lb, . Etoricoxib dosage: Unk.
Associated medications used:
  • Oramorph Sr (Unk)
  • Lansoprazole (Unk)
  • Methotrexate (Unk)
  • Levothyroxine Sodium (Unk)
  • Duragesic-100 (Unk)
  • Enbrel (50 Mg, Unk)


Sjogren's Syndrome (7900047-4)
Adverse event was reported on Oct 31, 2011 by a Female taking Etoricoxib (Dosage: N/A) was diagnosed with
  • arthralgia
  • multiple sclerosis
and. Location: COLOMBIA , 56 years of age, weighting 154.3 lb, Patient felt the following Etoricoxib side effects: sjogren's syndrome.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Tysabri


Toxic Encephalopathy (7812476-8)
on Oct 07, 2011 Female from FRANCE , 58 years of age, was treated with Etoricoxib. After Etoricoxib was administered, patient encountered several Etoricoxib side effects: toxic encephalopathy. Etoricoxib dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Furosemide
  • Metfformin Hydrochloride
  • Potassium Chloride
  • Amlodipine Besylate
  • Propranolol Hydrochloride
  • Metfformin Hydrochloride
  • Allopurinol
  • Spironolactone
Patient was hospitalized.

Chills, Vertigo, Dyspnoea, Fatigue, Pyrexia, Abdominal Pain Upper, Nausea, Productive Cough (7792025-3)
on Sep 28, 2011 Male from ROMANIA , weighting 198.4 lb, was treated with Etoricoxibum. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Etoricoxib side effects: chills, vertigo, dyspnoea, fatigue, pyrexia, abdominal pain upper, nausea, productive cough. Etoricoxibum dosage: Cox-2 Inhibitor.
Associated medications used:
  • Quinaprilum
  • Humira
  • Sulfasalazinum (Dmard)
  • Simvastatinum
  • Betaxololum
Patient was hospitalized.

Renal Failure, Kidney Fibrosis (7567918-2)
Patient was taking Etoricoxib. Patient felt the following Etoricoxib side effects: renal failure, kidney fibrosis on Jun 08, 2011 from ISRAEL Additional patient health information: Female , 60 years of age, . Etoricoxib dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Furosemide (40-60mg)
  • Orlistat
Patient was hospitalized.

Melaena, Duodenal Ulcer, Haemoglobin Decreased (7562488-7)
Adverse event was reported on Jun 17, 2011 by a Female taking Etoricoxib (Dosage: N/A) was diagnosed with
  • osteoarthritis
  • thrombosis prophylaxis
and. Location: UNITED KINGDOM , 74 years of age, After Etoricoxib was administered, patient encountered several Etoricoxib side effects: melaena, duodenal ulcer, haemoglobin decreased.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Enoxaparin Sodium
  • Ibuprofen
  • Alendronate Sodium
  • Calcichew D3
  • Levothyroxine Sodium
  • Acetaminophen
Patient was hospitalized.

Ileus, Gastroenteritis Eosinophilic, Eosinophilic Colitis, Ascites (7536225-6)
on May 17, 2011 Female from GERMANY , 54 years of age, was treated with Etoricoxib (etoricoxib) (etoricoxib). Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Etoricoxib side effects: ileus, gastroenteritis eosinophilic, eosinophilic colitis, ascites. Etoricoxib (etoricoxib) (etoricoxib) dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:
  • Ramipril
  • Carvedilol
  • Torsemide (torasemide) (torasemide)
  • Roflumilast (roflumilast) (tablets) (500 Mcg (500 Mcg, 1 In 1 D), Oral)
  • Pantoprazole (pantoprazole) (pantoprazole)
Patient was hospitalized.

Gastroenteritis Eosinophilic (7512366-4)
on May 09, 2011 Female from GERMANY , 54 years of age, was treated with Etoricoxib (etoricoxib)(etoricoxib). Patient felt the following Etoricoxib side effects: gastroenteritis eosinophilic. Etoricoxib (etoricoxib)(etoricoxib) dosage: N/A.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Pantoprazole (pantoprazole) (pantoprazole)
  • Torsemide (torasemide)(torasemide)
  • Ramipril
  • Roflumilast (roflumilast) (tablets) ((500 Mcg, 1 In 1 D),oral)
  • Carvedilol
Patient was hospitalized.

Rhinorrhoea, Acne, Rash, Basal Cell Carcinoma (7492089-0)
Patient was taking Etoricoxib Film Coated. After Etoricoxib was administered, patient encountered several Etoricoxib side effects: rhinorrhoea, acne, rash, basal cell carcinoma on May 16, 2011 from NETHERLANDS Additional patient health information: Female , weighting 166.4 lb, was diagnosed with
  • ankylosing spondylitis
  • vitamin supplementation
  • gastric disorder
and. Etoricoxib Film Coated dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Folic Acid
  • Omeprazole
  • Humira
  • Acenocoumarol (As Per Regimen)
  • Levonorgestrel And Ethinyl Estradiol (30/150 Mcg)
  • Alendronic Acid
  • Rizaptriptan Fast Dissolving
  • Omeprazole


Convulsion (7490005-9)
Adverse event was reported on May 11, 2011 by a Female taking Etoricoxib (Dosage: N/A) was diagnosed with
  • back pain
and. Location: GERMANY , 55 years of age, weighting 156.5 lb, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Etoricoxib side effects: convulsion.
Associated medications used:
  • Oxycodon
  • Pregabalin
  • Palexia
  • Flunitrazepam


Gastroenteritis (7478700-9)
on May 02, 2011 Female from INDIA , 23 years of age, weighting 108.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • rheumatoid arthritis
and was treated with Etoricoxib. Patient felt the following Etoricoxib side effects: gastroenteritis. Etoricoxib dosage: N/A. Patient was hospitalized.

Breast Cancer (7376928-X)
on Mar 18, 2011 Female from UNITED KINGDOM , 41 years of age, was treated with Etoricoxib. After Etoricoxib was administered, patient encountered several Etoricoxib side effects: breast cancer. Etoricoxib dosage: 25 Mg, Unk.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Enbrel (25 Mg, 2 Times/wk)
Patient was hospitalized.

Ileus, Cerebral Infarction (7371693-4)
Patient was taking Etoricoxib. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Etoricoxib side effects: ileus, cerebral infarction on Mar 21, 2011 from GERMANY Additional patient health information: Female , weighting 127.9 lb, . Etoricoxib dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:
  • Mometasone Furoate (Mometasone Salve)
  • Vitalipid
  • Capecitabine
  • Irinotecan Hydrochloride (Dosage Form: Infusion.)
Patient was hospitalized.

Respiratory Distress, Left Ventricular Hypertrophy, Heart Rate Decreased, Electrocardiogram Qrs Complex Prolonged, Sinus Bradycardia, Renal Failure Acute, Cardiac Failure Congestive, Pulmonary Oedema, Asthenia (7362050-5)
Adverse event was reported on Mar 11, 2011 by a Male taking Etoricoxib (Dosage: 90 Mg) was diagnosed with
  • back pain
and. Location: INDIA , 75 years of age, Patient felt the following Etoricoxib side effects: respiratory distress, left ventricular hypertrophy, heart rate decreased, electrocardiogram qrs complex prolonged, sinus bradycardia, renal failure acute, cardiac failure congestive, pulmonary oedema, asthenia.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Ecospirin (75 Mg)
  • Insulin Mixtard (34 U/ 24 U)
  • Levothyroxine Sodium (50 Mcg)
  • Micardis Hct (40 Mg)
  • Torsemide (10 Mg)
  • Atorvastatin Calcium (10 Mg)
  • Nifedipine (40 Mg)
Patient was hospitalized.

Chest Pain, Transient Ischaemic Attack, Vomiting (5970025-3)
on May 13, 2008 Female from PHILIPPINES , 78 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • back pain
  • osteoporosis
and was treated with Etoricoxib. After Etoricoxib was administered, patient encountered several Etoricoxib side effects: chest pain, transient ischaemic attack, vomiting. Etoricoxib dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Fosamax Plus D
Patient was hospitalized.

Transient Ischaemic Attack (5944992-8)
on May 13, 2008 Female from PHILIPPINES , 78 years of age, was diagnosed with
  • back pain
  • osteoporosis
and was treated with Etoricoxib. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Etoricoxib side effects: transient ischaemic attack. Etoricoxib dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:
  • Fosamax Plus D
Patient was hospitalized.

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Reported hospitalizations: 17

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