Etoricoxib vs. Diclofenac in OA (0663-805)(COMPLETED)
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Ages Eligible for Study:
40 Years and older (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Patient is at least 40 years old and diagnosed with osteoarthritis of the knee or hip
Has a history of treatment with NSAIDs with positive therapeutic benefit
Agree to limit alcohol intake to less than 7 drinks per week and avoid unusual strenuous activity
Females who are able to have children must have negative urine pregnancy tests
Has rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, Paget's disease affecting the study joint, or Wilson's disease
History of acute ligament or meniscus damage to the study joint (knee or hip) within the past 2 years or arthroscopic surgery on the affected study joint with the past 6 months