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How long does it take mobic to start working

A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Craig Morton
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 19 years experience
4 hours: Mobic (meloxicam) is an nsaid. Depending on the NSAID and the condition intended to treat some nsaids may work within a few hours while others may ta... Read More
Dr. David Rosenfeld
Pain Management 28 years experience
30-45 minutes: Onset time is roughly 30-45 minutes. The peak effect is at 4-6 hrs.

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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tracy Lovell
Internal Medicine - rheumatology 22 years experience
See below: You should know whether it works or not within a few days.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
There is no withdrawal with meloxicam. The pain experienced when starting it may come back in case the reason for the pain was not addressed and that ... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hiep Le
Dr. Hiep Leanswered
Nephrology and Dialysis 43 years experience
Meloxicam does not cause GERD but this medication is well known to cause gastritis +/- peptic ulcer disease. You have to stop this medication, take me... Read More
A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
A Verified Doctoranswered
Rheumatology 53 years experience
No: That is twice the recommended maximum dose.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
A Verified Doctoranswered
Rheumatology 53 years experience
see details: I do not understand your question. Meloxicam is an anti-inflammatory medication that has some value for relief of pain.
A 78-year-old female asked:
Dr. Padmashri Rastogi
Internal Medicine 38 years experience
Initial effect Mobil: Meloxicam is cox-2 specific NSAIDs,with half life of approximately a day. Steady state in 5 days. First five days. Level in Mobic in blood may be ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
Pediatric Emergency Medicine 46 years experience
Usually when taken: This is a type of pill for inflammation that is intended to be easier on the stomach and is effective when taken. All the best.
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lori Poling
A Verified Doctoranswered
18 years experience
Timing: Take it at the same time everyday. I would recommend breakfast becasue you should take it with food.
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Elden Rand
Cardiology 22 years experience
Yes: Mobic (meloxicam) can increase lithium levels in the blood. Need to monitor for signs of lithium toxicity. Here is a source. Info on lithium is n... Read More