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Bextra

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(Generic versions may still be available.)

Indications
Dosage
How Supplied

INDICATIONS

BEXTRA (valdecoxib) Tablets are indicated:

· For relief of the signs and symptoms of osteoarthritis and adult rheumatoid arthritis.

· For the treatment of primary dysmenorrhea.

DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION

Osteoarthritis and Adult Rheumatoid Arthritis

The recommended dose of BEXTRA (valdecoxib) Tablets for the relief of the signs and symptoms of arthritis is 10 mg once daily.

Primary Dysmenorrhea

The recommended dose of BEXTRA (valdecoxib) Tablets for treatment of primary dysmenorrhea is 20 mg twice daily, as needed.

HOW SUPPLIED

BEXTRA (valdecoxib) Tablets 10 mg are white, film-coated, and capsule-shaped, debossed "10" on one side with a four pointed star shape on the other, supplied as:

NDC Number

Size

0025-1975-31

Bottle of 100

0025-1975-51

Bottle of 500

0025-1975-34

Carton of 100 unit dose

BEXTRA (valdecoxib) Tablets 20 mg are white, film-coated, and capsule-shaped, debossed "20" on one side with a four pointed star shape on the other, supplied as:

NDC Number

Size

0025-1980-31

Bottle of 100

0025-1980-51

Bottle of 500

0025-1980-34

Carton of 100 unit dose

Store at 25°C (77°F); excursions permitted to 15-30°C (59-86°F) [See USP Controlled Room Temperature].

Revised: Month Year Manufactured for: G.D. Searle LLC

A subsidiary of Pharmacia Corporation Chicago, IL 60680, USA Pfizer Inc New York, NY 10017, USA, by: Searle Ltd., Caguas, PR 00725, 818 763 002 P04001-2 / PS4001-2

Updated June 19, 2004

Last reviewed on RxList: 12/8/2004
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

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