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Celecoxib 200 mg once a day after total knee replacement but

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Celecoxib 200 mg once a day after total knee replacement but still have a lot of pain . Is there any other medicine that could do a better job??
JA: What medications do you take daily? Are you allergic to any medications?
Customer: I take 1 aspirin 100mg at night time an 10 mg atorvastatin to reduce cholestorol. No allergies.
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: Yes i'm type I diabetic but have this very well under control.
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 1 month ago.

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Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 1 month ago.

Tramadol is good analgesic for moderate to severe pain. Your doctor may prescribe it.

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Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 1 month ago.

An alternate Tylenol and Advil every 4 hours; too is good analgesic and can be taken with Tramadol. Your doctor can also prescribe oxycodone.

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