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Meloxicam

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

What is it prescribed for?

Patients are most commonly prescribed meloxicam to treat osteoarthritis, tendinitis, lateral epicondylitis (tennis elbow), and shoulder stiffness or tightness.

What drug interactions are known?

Do not take meloxicam if you are taking any of the following:

Critical Interactions

Significant Interactions

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