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A 43-year-old female asked:

gastritis for years. meds quit working. now severe ab pains. taking mobic (meloxicam) for relief. gi says no cancer but i was never tested. still ill. causes?

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Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
Ophthalmology 26 years experience
Mobic (meloxicam) is not the: answer. If it's NSAIDs and you have a history of gastritis, they are not compatible to do together. Wise to call your doctor to switch to something else. We don't have the rest of your past medical /soc /sexual /surgical /supplement histories that would be helpful. Need to make sure you're hydrating fully, not taking caffeinated bev, chocolate, fried foods, processed foods, alcohol, even smoking.

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