Online Resources about Truck Accident Litigation

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Bureau of Transportation Statistics Comprehensive site for all things related to transportation inrepparttar U.S.

University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute Center for National Bus and Truck Statistics Collects and analyzes truck and bus accidents and related travel data

Safety and Fitness Electric Records System (SAFERS) A division of FMCSA (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration) -- SAFERS offers truck company safety data and related services torepparttar 119249 industry andrepparttar 119250 public overrepparttar 119251 Internet.

Legal Sources: Trucking Accidents Materials provided courtesey of Jim Ronca, Esq. Truck Accident Resources for Lawyers

Truck Accident Lawyers Acrossrepparttar 119252 USA A list of personal injury law firms inrepparttar 119253 USA who handle complex tort cases. State by State Law Firm List

Additional Articles about Truck Accidents and Safety News and other articles about truck safety and truck accidents. Additional Truck Articles

Latest Truck Accident News Online truck accident news stories. Related News: Truck Accidents

Latest Truck Accident News Statistics Truck Accidents Stats

Pennsylvania Driver and Vehicle Services Everything you need to know about applying for a driverís license, titling, and registration in PA.

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What are the Alternatives to Vioxx?

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Bextra, an alternative to Vioxx, also known as Valdecoxib, was approved byrepparttar FDA in 2001 forrepparttar 119248 treatment of pain, tenderness, and swelling caused by osteoarthritis and adult rheumatoid arthritis. In some people, especially those with allergies to sulfonamides, this alternative to Vioxx has shown side effects could prove fatal.

Originally, side effects of this alternative to Vioxx included standard ailments such as stomach pain, diarrhea, heartburn, back pain, headache, nausea, and upper respiratory infection. In November 2002,repparttar 119249 FDA increased adverse reactions to include serious and life-threatening skin diseases such as Stevens Johnson Syndrome, toxic epidermal necrolysis, and exfoliative dermatitis. Whenrepparttar 119250 FDA made its new warnings aboutrepparttar 119251 Bextra alternative to Vioxx, an estimated 800,000 to one million people had taken Bextra since it first went on sale.

Celebrex, another alternative to Vioxx, boasted that it didnít createrepparttar 119252 heart problems that Vioxx does. Celebrex is no panacea as it may cause bleeding stomach ulcers. None ofrepparttar 119253 COX-2 alternatives to Vioxx are without risks and could possibly be more life threatening thanrepparttar 119254 conditions they are meant to treat.

Non-prescription alternatives to Vioxx include aspirin, ibuprofen (Advil) and naproxen (Aleve). Another kind of pain reliever, acetaminophen (Tylenol), can also be used. The price of alternatives to Vioxx is far less than Vioxx, Celebrex, and Bextra.

Natural alternatives to Vioxx may include a combination of improved nutritional choices, reasonable exercise and physical therapies, and acupuncture.

Michael Monheit, Esquire is the managing attorney for Monheit Law. The practice is focuses on plaintiff personal injury cases and Vioxx Lawyers info can be found at Vioxx Lawyer - Monheit Law

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