Also known as Mobic
Meloxicam is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) with analgesic and fever reducer effects. It is a derivative of oxicam, closely related to piroxicam, and falls in the enolic acid group of NSAIDs. It was developed by Boehringer-Ingelheim. Meloxicam starts to relieve pain 30–60 minutes after administration.Source: Wikipedia
Estimated Total Cost: $7.58 for an average of 28 days supply
Patients are most commonly prescribed meloxicam to treat osteoarthritis, tendinitis, lateral epicondylitis (tennis elbow), and shoulder stiffness or tightness.