Vioxx (rofecoxib) for migraines

Reps will be promoting Vioxx (rofecoxib) for migraines. It's the first COX-2 inhibitor approved for this use.

This is not a surprise.

NSAIDs are commonly used to treat migraines. In fact, ibuprofen seems to be MORE effective than Vioxx for migraines.

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