Clinical Evaluation of Cox-2 Inhibitor for Management of Post Operative Complications after Odontectomy of Impacted Lower Third Molar

@inproceedings{Ahmed2014ClinicalEO,
  title={Clinical Evaluation of Cox-2 Inhibitor for Management of Post Operative Complications after Odontectomy of Impacted Lower Third Molar},
  author={Shimaa. S. Ahmed and Eman. A. ElSharrawy and Tamer. A. Hamed},
  year={2014}
}
Aim: to compare the efficacy of cox-2 inhibitor (celebrex) with NSAID (ibuprofen) on the postoperative complications after odontectomy of impacted lower third molar which are pain edema and trismus. Patients and Methods: atotal of 40 patients (20 males, 20 females) with impacted lower third molar divided into two equal groups. Group I: twenty patients treated with 600 mg/12h ibuprofen, GroupII: twenty patients treated with 200mg/12 h celebrex. Results: the results showed that compared with… CONTINUE READING