When to Avoid Celebrex
Who Should Not Take Celebrex?
You should not take Celebrex if:
- You are allergic to Celebrex, celecoxib, NSAIDs, or any inactive component used to make the medication. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients.
- You are allergic to sulfa medicines.
- You experience an allergic reaction, hives, or asthma after taking aspirin or NSAIDs.
- You are having or have recently had coronary bypass graft surgery (often known as open heart surgery, bypass surgery, or CABG).