A 45-year-old female asked:
can i drink occasionally while taking meloxicam?
2 doctor answers
Dr. Christopher Nicora answered
23 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Fine. No problem.
Answered on Jul 1, 2013
A Verified Doctor answered
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Meloxicam & EtOH: Generally, no. Meloxicam is a non-steroidal anti inflammatory drug (nsaid), and this class of drugs irritates the stomach lining, which is made worse by alcohol ingestion, and could result in bleeding.
Answered on Jun 28, 2014
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