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What Is Meloxicam 15 Mg Used For
it has 513 on one side an nothing on the other side it is oblong ## Meloxicam is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory that's used to treat pain, fever and swelling. Learn more Meloxicam details here. Where was it found/obtained? ...
Updated 1 year ago in Meloxicam.
Sat, Sep 15 '12, 12:27 PM   1  Subscribe to thread 235743
Meloxicam 15 Mg is used for what illness
light yellowoval shaped tablet imprinted with 15 on the front ## Hi Susan, Based on my research, Meloxicam is known as a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) and is used in the treatment of arthritis. It helps to reduce pain, swelling, and stiffness of the joints. Manufacturer: Lupin Pharmaceuticals, Inc National Drug Code (NDC): 68180-0502 Learn More: Meloxicam Details I hope this info helps! ...
Updated 1 year ago in Meloxicam.
Wed, Feb 06 '13, 12:31 AM   1  Subscribe to thread 242377
what is meloxicam 15 mg used for PLEASE HELP
I have been taking Mobic 15MG for 10 days and I can't tell its helping me at all with my inflammation in my back and neck, plus I have a pinched nerve. How long does it take to start working on this? Also I have been taking a prescribed dosage of Potassium Chloride 10MEQ (what it says on the prescription bottle) but been on the Potassium for a few years. Is this a bad combo? Could this be why I'm hurting worse in the shoulders and neck/back of head? Wondering since Mobic increases sodium levels if I should stop taking my Potassium? Please help.. Thanks ## Hello, Tony! How are you? I'm sorry about the problems that you're having. When is the last time you had a blood test done to check your potassium levels? Those symptoms could be caused by your potassium level being too... ...
Updated 3 months ago in Meloxicam.
Thu, Apr 10 '14, 4:31 PM   2  Subscribe to thread 263181
What Is Meloxicam
this is oblong, yellowish in color one side has 80 and a C on the other can you tell me what this means ## A yellow oval pill imprinted with C 80 is identified as Meloxicam 15 mg. Manufacturer: Aurobindo Pharma National Drug Code (NDC): 65862-0098 Meloxicam is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug, used to relieve the symptoms of arthritis, primary dysmenorrhea, fever; and as an analgesic. Learn More: Meloxicam Details If you have any more questions or concerns, please post back and I will be happy to help you. ...
Updated 1 year ago in Meloxicam.
Sun, Jan 20 '13, 2:23 PM   1  Subscribe to thread 241561
15 mg Meloxicam
I take 15 mg Meloxicam once a day. It is helpful relieving pain for about 12 hours. Can I cut the pill in half and try taking them every 12 hours? ## Just started taking Meloxicam 3 days ago. My Dr. said to only take half for at least a week and then if needed I can increase to a full pill. Hope that helps. ## Hi, Donna! How are you? It's really hard to advise on so little information. Anyone reading this knows nothing about your medical condition and history, other medications you may be on or etc. Learn more Meloxicam details here. This is a potent NSAID, so it can cause some problematic side effects, such as nausea, increased risk of bleeding and stomach ulceration. Thus, before changing anything, you should consult your doctor to make sure it is safe for you to do so. Are there ... ...
Updated 10 months ago in Meloxicam.
Mon, Sep 09 '13, 3:45 PM   2  Subscribe to thread 251650
Meloxicam 15 Mg
How long does it take to feel the benifits of taking this medicine. I have severe pain in both knees from jogging and possible slight arthirtis formation . ## How long have you been taking it? Meloxicam is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory, so it should have some effect on the pain and inflammation right away, though it may take a few weeks to reach its full effect. Learn more Meloxicam details here. However, if it isn't helping, it may not be the right medication to help your condition. Have you seen any relief at all from it? ## I just started on Tuesday evening and one last night as I just saw the Orthopedist (sports physician) on Monday. I do not feel any relief at all , although I am sleeping thru the night now. ## My doctor prescribe meloxicam for me I'm having swelling,pai... ...
Updated 1 year ago in Meloxicam.
Fri, May 03 '13, 7:39 PM   3  Subscribe to thread 244475
meloxicam (15 mg)
I took 2 Meloxicam (15mg) instead of one by mistake. ## Have you contacted your doctor? The maximum daily daily recommended dosage is just 15mgs and taking more, might potentiate the side effects, such as nausea, drowsiness and headache. It also increases the risk of liver and stomach damage, which are effects you may not notice any symptoms for right away. So, you should consult your doctor, just to be on the safe side. ...
Updated 2 years ago in Meloxicam.
Wed, Sep 14 '11, 10:32 AM   1  Subscribe to thread 222106
Co Meloxicam 15 Mg
co-meloxicam 15 mg - take when needed How long does it take to take effect? What are the long term effects of taking this drug? ## Meloxicam is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory that's used to treat pain, fever and swelling. Learn more Meloxicam details here. It will take about 20 minutes to half an hour to start entering your blood stream and have some effect, but you have to be aware that this is not a narcotic analgesic, so it isn't going to work for pain like that. This would be more equivalent to Advil and how it works. As to possible long term effects, since this is an NSAID, there is the risk of developing stomach damage, as well as liver damage. Are there any other questions I can help with? ## Is Meloxicam effective for sciatic related pain/inflammation? ## Per Verwon , ... ...
Updated 1 year ago in Meloxicam.
Tue, Jun 11 '13, 9:24 AM   5  Subscribe to thread 241178
meloxicam tab 15 mg
oblong pastel yellow c 80 ## Does a 15 mg meloxicam tab have a letter m with 89 under it. Yellow round tab? ## I just started taking meloxicam the last week and this is the only thing that has helped.I was using a cane and had terrible pain before i started taking it. I have no pain at all. My concern is the side effects of long term use.. I had a series of shots in my knee and it did not help at all.I like the fact that this is not a controlled substance medicine. so far i am definately sold on this medicine. ...
Updated 2 years ago in Meloxicam.
Tue, Aug 23 '11, 3:58 AM   2  Subscribe to thread 196517
meloxicam 15 mg gout?
Will this medicine help my chronic gout? ## Hello, John! How are you? Sorry about the gout problem, that can be miserable. Meloxicam is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory that's used to treat pain, fever and swelling. It may help with some of the pain and swelling, but should only be taken if your doctor has prescribed it and said it is safe for you to take. its side effects may include nausea, dizziness, headache, stomach irritation and increased risk of bleeding. Learn more Meloxicam details here. Is there anything else I can help with? ...
Updated 6 months ago in Meloxicam.
Wed, Dec 25 '13, 11:42 AM   1  Subscribe to thread 257510
Meloxicam 15 mg pill
How long I can take this without abuse it for anti inflamatory ## Abusing a medication occurs when you keep taking more and more of it to get high, or because you like the effects it has on you, it is not the same as long term use, if you are taking it as prescribed. Meloxicam is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory and it can cause some problems with long-term regular use, such as stomach irritation, which could turn into ulcers and easier risk of bleeding, so you should consult your doctor on how long it is safe for you to use it. Learn more: Has your doctor prescribed it? ## Hi I am taking meloxicam 15mg once a day for rotator cuff pain. It is not helping very much. I have a partial tear of the supraspinatus tendon. I have tried so many different prescription drugs. The meloxicam, howeve... ...
Updated 6 months ago in Meloxicam.
Mon, Dec 30 '13, 4:44 PM   2  Subscribe to thread 228412
meloxicam15-mg 1 a day
I have R A and been taking maloxicam 15mg for 7 months. My flare ups are worse now. My DR won't change my medecation. Is there something else I can go to him with? ## Hello, Brenda! How are you? What type of doctor are you seeing? I think a specialist would be the best bet to get the help you need. ## I am seeing an RA doctor ...
Updated 3 months ago.
Sat, Mar 29 '14, 12:08 PM   2  Subscribe to thread 262635
Meloxicam 7 5mg
what is the dosage? ## what is the dosage? ## A 7.5mg tablet of Melxocam contains 7.5mgs of it. It is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory used to treat conditions that cause pain and swelling, such as arthritis. It is usually taken once daily. It may cause side effects, such as: stomach irritation, nausea, headache and drowsiness. Learn more: Are there any other questions? ## 2 Tablets of Meloxicam 7.5 mg once a day & can it be safely taken with Tramadol HCL50mg one tablet every 4 hours . I am an 88 year old female with Arithirus in my left hand fingers ## Can you cut 15mg of Mobic (generic for meloxicam) in half? It is not scored! ...
Updated 2 years ago in Meloxicam.
Tue, Jun 05 '12, 9:36 AM   4  Subscribe to thread 217060
meloxicam 15 mg my pain is worse
I have just started taking this for sensitivity in my lower back at arthritis but my pain seems worse. My back now aches from about lunch time. Why has it gotten worse? ## Hello, Julie! How are you? Have you ever had any type of stomach or gastric issues? Because this is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory, it can cause increase stomach acid, as well stomach irritation and pain. Are you taking it on an empty stomach or with food? ...
Updated 1 month ago in Meloxicam.
Wed, May 28 '14, 7:29 PM   1  Subscribe to thread 265561
meloxicam 15 mg question
I am taking this for extreme pain in my shoulder & arm. How long does it take for this to take affect? Will I have to keep taking it to be able to work? My right arm is still not as good as my left arm. I've only taken one 15mg pill however. ## Meloxicam is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory, so while it can ease pain and swelling, it might not relieve all of it, when you're suffering from severe pain. It is not going to act like and be as effective as a narcotic analgesic. And yes, all medications only last for a certain period of time in your body, so you should follow your doctor's instructions for its use. Its side effects may include nausea, dizziness, headache, increased risk of bleeding and stomach irritation. Is there anything else I can help with? ...
Updated 5 months ago in Meloxicam.
Fri, Feb 14 '14, 2:37 PM   1  Subscribe to thread 260213
What Can I Take For A Fever If Am Taking 15g Of Meloxicam
I am a 72 year old male and taking 15 mg of Meloxicam a day for arthritis. I think I have the flu and am running a temperature of 101 degrees. What can I take to fight the temperature? ## First and foremost, I'd recommend drinking plenty of (lemon) water to help flush your system out and keep your body cool. You may also want to have some herbal tea on hand with raw honey if you have a stuffy nose or sore throat. Essential oils, such as lavender or peppermint are other options. Aside from that, having a good amount of fruits and vegetables (during this time onward) will help to strengthen your immune system so you don't get sick as easily in the future. It will probably have to run it's course, but doing those things should alleviate any symptoms in the mean time. I hope thi... ...
Updated 1 year ago in Meloxicam.
Mon, Jan 07 '13, 12:34 PM   2  Subscribe to thread 240925
what us better to take vicoden or co meloxicam 15 mg
Which is better i don't actually feel a difference taking the meloxicam ## Hello, Aaron! How are you? These are two very different medications, one is an NSAID and one is a narcotic analgesic. The Meloxicam is just a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory, it's used to treat pain, fever and swelling. Learn more Meloxicam details here. It may cause side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, headache and stomach irritation. But Vicodin contains Acetaminophen and Hydrocodone, the latter of which is a narcotic, so it is much more effective at relieving pain. It has to the potential to be habit forming and may cause side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, drowsiness, dry mouth and constipation. Learn more Vicodin details here. As to which is better, it really depends on what you and your do... ...
Updated 8 months ago in Meloxicam.
Wed, Oct 30 '13, 10:50 AM   1  Subscribe to thread 254682
Meloxicam long term use
I have been using meloxicam 15 mg once per day for RA for more than six years now. I would like to know whether it is safe to use the drug for such a long duration. I can not stop this drug in the present condition. Any data is available on this subject..? Thanks in advance. ## Hi, Joy! Meloxicam is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory, so yes there may be some issues caused by long term use, such as stomach ulceration, edema, hypertension, congestive heart failure and liver damage. Is your doctor monitoring you regularly? Usually regular exams and blood tests are the best way to keep an eye on things and head off any problems, before they have a chance to get serious. Learn more Meloxicam details here. ...
Updated 1 year ago in Meloxicam.
Thu, Jun 20 '13, 10:23 AM   1  Subscribe to thread 237589
Can Meloxicam Be Cut In Half
Can a 15 mg Meloxicam be cut in half? I have reactions to anti-inflammatory and would like to see if I can get by with 7.5 mg but already have a full bottle of 15 mg. ## Generally, if there is a score line on the pill, it is meant to be cut in half for these circumstances. But if there is not one, this can safely be done with any medication that is not time released and/or does not specifically instruct you not to do so. Just be sure to continue to take it as recommended by your doctor. ## Is Mobic (generic for meloxicam) time release ?...just wondering since it is once daily. ...
Updated 2 years ago in Meloxicam.
Tue, Jun 05 '12, 9:47 AM   2  Subscribe to thread 222476
meloxicam 15 mg, naproxen 500 mg, and benedryl 25 mg interaction
Checking if OK to take these together: meloxicam 15 mg, naproxen 500 mg, and benedryl 25 mg ## No, you shouldn't take the Meloxicam and the Naproxen together, both of those are nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medications, so it's basically doubling up on the same thing and is completely unnecessary. Additionally, they both increase blood thinning and taking them together heightens that effect, they also both increase serum potassium, which is also heightened by taking both and too much potassium building up in your body is very dangerous. The Meloxicam also increases your levels of the Naproxen… You can learn more Meloxicam details here and you can learn more Naproxen details here. I hope that is enough to give you the idea that combining them is a bad idea. :-)... ...
Updated 1 year ago in Meloxicam.
Wed, Apr 17 '13, 12:22 PM   1  Subscribe to thread 245707

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