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Featured in NEJM Journal Watch: COX-2 Inhibitors Are Tolerated in Aspirin-Exacerbated Respiratory Disease — Physician’s First Watch

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July 25, 2014

Featured in NEJM Journal Watch: COX-2 Inhibitors Are Tolerated in Aspirin-Exacerbated Respiratory Disease

By the NEJM Journal Watch Editors

Edited by William E. Chavey, MD, MS

Patients with aspirin-exacerbated respiratory disease — a triad of asthma, aspirin sensitivity, and nasal polyposis — usually will tolerate celecoxib better than meloxicam, according to a meta-analysis in the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology.

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