Safety Concerns Hang over Popular Painkillers Research suggests several popular painkillers may increase the risk of heart attacks and strokes. These concerns prompted Merck to pull its blockbuster drug Vioxx off the market. Studies also have linked Celebrex and naproxen to heart risks.

Pfizer Asked to Pull Arthritis Drug Bextra

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FDA Advisory Panel Says Painkillers Can Stay on Market

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Doctors, Patients Seek Answers on Painkiller Risks

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FDA Offers Advisory for Painkillers

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A Primer on Nonprescription Painkillers

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Lack of Heart Trials Obscured Painkiller Risks

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Another Painkiller Linked to Heart Risk

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Federal Researchers Offer Warning on Aleve

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More Popular Painkillers Linked to Health Risks

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How One Doctor Is Advising Patients on Celebrex

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Pfizer Says Study Links Celebrex, Heart Risk

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Merck Pulls Arthritis Drug Vioxx from Market

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