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Pharmacy and Medications

Bextra Removed from Market

ATTENTION: The drug BEXTRA (generic name: valdecoxib) was removed from the US and European markets on April 7, 2005 due to safety concerns.

If you are taking BEXTRA (valdecoxib), you should consult with your physician as soon as possible about your treatment alternatives.

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Last Reviewed: Nov 22, 2010

David Baker, PharmD, DABAT
Formerly, Clinical Assistant Professor of Pharmacy
College of Medicine
The Ohio State University