rofecoxib

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Noun1.rofecoxib - a Cox-2 inhibitor (trade name Vioxx) that relieves pain and inflammation without harming the digestive tract; voluntarily withdrawn from the market in 2004
Cox-2 inhibitor - an anti-inflammatory drug that fights pain and blocks Cox-2 activity without impeding the activity of Cox-1; increases the risk of heart attacks; "Cox-2 inhibitors reduce the symptoms of arthritis without endangering the stomach and kidneys"
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Four drugs listed in the report were Soloxer, Vicodin, Torix and Viox - used for pain associated with joint movement.
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US advanced technical ceramic products maker Ceradyne (NASDAQ:CRDN) said Tuesday it had bought specialty glass manufacturer VIOX Corp for some USD27m (EUR20.