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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Will Moorehead
51 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
NSAID: This a nonsteroidal anti inflammatory medication with generic name of meloxicam. It is used to treat a variety of inflammatory diseas, ie, joint arthr ... Read More
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Dr. Brian Le
Dr. Brian Le answered
16 years experience Pain Management
Meloxicam: Meloxicam is a non steroidal anti-inflammatory medication. It is usually used to treated painful conditions.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Its safe in people without contraindications.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pierre Moeser
Specializes in Rheumatology
Yes: There is no need to taper off the medication. However, if you were taking it for arthritis pain, the pain may return when you stop, it.
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Dr. Brian Le
Dr. Brian Le answered
16 years experience Pain Management
Yes: Meloxicam can be discontinued without tapering.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Lages
67 years experience Rheumatology
No: It is a nonsteroidal inflammatory drug and none of them are addicting.
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
Meloxicam: is nonselective nonsteroidal analgesic and you can stop taking Meloxicam at any time without requiring a withdrawal process.
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Dr. William Newton
18 years experience Pain Management
No: This is an anti-inflammatory medication and does not possess the properties that usually cause euphoria (high). All medications can be dangerous if t ... Read More
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A 77-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Sometimes: Meloxicam is as good as most. This means that it may help but it is far from guaranteed. Its one advantage is a relatively low GI risk.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Mobic (meloxicam): Mobic (meloxicam) is an NSAID used in the treatment of osteoarthritis & rheumatoid arthritis .
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
None: Meloxicam is only Meloxicam (an nsaid)and contains not other ingredients.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Stern
45 years experience Cardiology
No: No it's an NSAID like Aspirin not an opiate.
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