TWO PAIN KILLER ALTERNATIVES WILL GO HEAD-TO-HEAD

WHITEHOUSE STATION, N.J. -- Supermarkets can expect Merck & Company's new prescription drug Vioxx, a "super-aspirin" alternative to conventional pain killers, to be available at their pharmacy counters later this month.the first in a new class of drugs called COX-2 inhibitors to battle pain and inflammation without the harsh side effects of aspirin and related drugs like ibuprophen, which can cause

WHITEHOUSE STATION, N.J. -- Supermarkets can expect Merck & Company's new prescription drug Vioxx, a "super-aspirin" alternative to conventional pain killers, to be available at their pharmacy counters later this month.

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