valdecoxib

(VAL-deh-KOK-sib)

A substance that is being studied as a treatment for pain and other side effects of cancer therapy. It belongs to the family of drugs called COX-2 inhibitors.

Pronunciation of dictionary term "valdecoxib"

Pronunciation of dictionary term "valdecoxib"

Sustancia en estudio para el tratamiento del dolor y otros efectos secundarios de la terapia del cáncer. Es un tipo de inhibidor de COX-2.