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Are There Celecoxib Uses for Children?

Celecoxib is approved for the treatment of juvenile rheumatoid arthritis in children as young as two years old. It is not approved for other uses in children. Talk to your child's healthcare provider about the benefits and risks of using celecoxib in children.
 

Are There Off-Label Uses for Celecoxib?

On occasion, your healthcare provider may recommend celecoxib for something other than the conditions listed in this article. This is called an "off-label" use. For example, research scientists are currently exploring the use of celecoxib for the treatment of certain types of cancer, including melanoma and lung cancer.
 
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