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This trial assessed the safety and efficacy of a single dose of lumiracoxib 400 mg compared to placebo and to a single dose of celecoxib 200mg. It also assessed safety and efficacy of 400mg lumiracoxib administered once a day for 7 days compared to placebo and to 200 mg celecoxib twice daily.
A One-week Multicenter, Multiple-dose, Randomized, Double-blind, Double-dummy, Parallel-group Comparison of the Analgesic Efficacy and Safety of Lumiracoxib (COX189), Celecoxib, and Placebo in the Treatment of Osteoarthritis of the Knee
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Ages Eligible for Study:
50 Years and older (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Osteoarthritis of the knee
Pain intensity at baseline of at least 50mm on a 100mm visual analog scale
Other protocol-defined inclusion/exclusion criteria may apply