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A 46 year man comes to the physician because of frequent muscle when he walks. he says that the drug he uses for the pain irritates his stomach. A review of his records reveals that he has a family history of coronary artery disease and allergic to opioids and sulfonamides. which of the following drus is most appropriate for this patient?


A- Acetaminophen
B- Aspirin
C- Celecoxib
D- Indomethacin
E- Piroxicam
F- Ketorolac
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C. celecoxib?
Nop!Because he is allergic to SULFA
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Nop!Because he is allergic to SULFA
AND risk of coronary artery disease
I would choose Ketorlac. not Sulfa, less peptic ulcer causing...(?)
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A 46 year man comes to the physician because of frequent muscle when he walks. he says that the drug he uses for the pain irritates his stomach. A review of his records reveals that he has a family history of coronary artery disease and allergic to opioids and sulfonamides. which of the following drus is most appropriate for this patient?


A- Acetaminophen
B- Aspirin
C- Celecoxib
D- Indomethacin
E- Piroxicam
F- Ketorolac
i do not know much about this pal. However see this http://www.ayurvedayoga.com.au/treat...p?trainingid=5
as it might help you
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