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Table 2 Gastrointestinal risk of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs/cyclooxygenase-2 from safest to riskiest

From: Developments in the clinical understanding of osteoarthritis

Safer Nonacetylated salicylates (for example, salsalate)
  Nabumetone
  Celecoxib
  Ibuprofen
Diclofenac
  Sulindac
  Naproxen
  Indomethacin
Riskier Ketoprofen
  1. The table summarizes evidence from a series of studies [5356].