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Can I stop taking meloxicam?

Can I stop taking meloxicam?

Yes: Meloxicam can be discontinued without tapering.

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How do I stop taking meloxicam?

How do I stop taking meloxicam?

Meloxicam: Is nonselective nonsteroidal analgesic and you can stop taking Meloxicam at any time without requiring a withdrawal process. ...Read more

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How long after I stop taking meloxicam can I safely consume alcohol?

A few days...: After about 3 days your body should have metabolized most of the mobic (meloxicam)...Just don't have too much, or your stomach and liver will be hyper-functioning... ...Read more

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Any problem taking hydrococone and mobic (meloxicam) together?

No: Hydrocodone is an opioid. Mobic (meloxicam) is a non steroidal anti-inflammatory medication. You can take them together. Please be aware that hydrocodone has addiction potential. ...Read more

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I just started taking meloxicam 15 mg. When is the best time to take it?

Meloxicam: Meloxicam should be taken once daily. Usually, it's taken with food in the morning. ...Read more

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Can a person overdose taking meloxicam the person has taken 20 + 15mg tabs?

Can a person overdose taking meloxicam the person has taken 20 + 15mg tabs?

Meloxicam overdose: Yes, you can develop overdose from taking too many Meloxicam pills.
The overdose symptoms are blue lips, fingernails, or skin, seizures, pain in the chest, upper stomach, or throat, severe stomach pain, skin rash, swelling around the eyes, face, lips, or tongue, rapid weight gain. ..
Please see your doctor for evaluation. ...Read more

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Should I be taking mobic (meloxicam) everyday instead of when necessary for pain?

Mobic (meloxicam) dosing: Mobic (meloxicam) is an anti-inflammatory mediation used for treating pain. It has side effects and risks. If you were prescribed to take it as needed, you should talk to your doctor before starting to take it everyday. You will need to understand the risks of taking it everyday. ...Read more

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I just realized that I was prescribed 15mg of meloxicam daily. I've been taking twice daily for 2 weeks. How should I proceed.

Meloxicam 15mg x2: Hello. As long as your kidney function is good, then only take 15mg daily going forward. However, only take 15mg total daily dose as needed. Don't take it every day "just to be taking it". It will work just fine for you to only take on days when you have the flare of increased inflammatory dull, throbbing, aching pain. ...Read more

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I am taking meloxicam 7.5mg a day, I have read you should not take this drug, as it causes some serious effects, its working well now I'm worried.

I am taking meloxicam 7.5mg a day, I have read you should not take this drug, as it causes some serious effects, its working well now I'm worried.

Probably OK: Meloxicam (mobic) is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory like advil or aleve (naproxen). It is reasonably safe, particularly at the smaller 7.5 mg size taken once daily. Like other nsaids, the biggest potential risk is upset stomcah or even GI bleeding. Take all nsaids with food. Take with caution in older patients or those with kidney or liver problems. ...Read more

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Can I drink occasionally while taking meloxicam?

Can I drink occasionally while taking meloxicam?

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. ...Read more

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I've been taking 15mg meloxicam for 3 weeks and I'm still in severe pain. What should I do?

I've been taking 15mg meloxicam for 3 weeks and I'm still in severe pain. What should I do?

Anti-inflammatory: Sounds like a course of anti-inflammatory medications is not helping, which is part of conservative care. I'd go back and see your doctor, sounds like you might need to work up the problem a little more and explore some other treatment options. ...Read more

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My friend gets urine tested for her pain medication. Should she worry about taking meloxicam. Her next appt is in 20 days.

Not typical: Meloxicam is an anti-inflammatory medication that should not be part of a typical drug screen. ...Read more

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Diba not knw im preg for 3 weks n tht 3 weks Ben taking meloxicam 15 mg daily, does it mean something wrong on my baby now? Or its not yet late?

Diba not knw im preg for 3 weks n tht 3 weks Ben taking meloxicam 15 mg daily, does it mean something wrong on my baby now? Or its not yet late?

Meloxicam – Mobic (meloxicam): Is FDA pregnancy category C during the first 29 weeks of gestation & category D starting at 30 weeks gestation. Under procedures you ask if you should increase your dose of mobic (meloxicam)? Don't increase mobic (meloxicam)- stop the mobic (meloxicam) now. The risk with mobic (meloxicam) is greater in later stages of pregnancy. This doesn't necessarily mean that harm has come to your baby. Just let the doctor know at 1st ob visit. Be well. ...Read more

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What are the pros of taking meloxicam vs taking celebrex (celecoxib)?

See details: There is not a lot of difference except Meloxicam is much cheaper. Both have equivalent benefits and GI risks. ...Read more

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Is it ok to drink wine while taking meloxicam?

Not really: Drinking alcohol while taking meloxicam can increase your chances of getting a bleeding stomach ulcer. So it would be best to avoid alcohol to reduce the chances of this complication. ...Read more

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What is mobic (meloxicam)?

Meloxicam: Meloxicam is a non steroidal anti-inflammatory medication. It is usually used to treated painful conditions. ...Read more

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Is meloxicam 7.5mg addicting?

No: It is a nonsteroidal inflammatory drug and none of them are addicting. ...Read more

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Can you get high off meloxicam?

No: Meloxicam is a non steroidal anti-inflammatory medication. It is used to treat painful conditions. It does not make you feel high. ...Read more

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Meloxicam is it gd antiinflamatory?

Meloxicam is it gd antiinflamatory?

Yes, but: Should be taken with caution if renal impairment is present, as noted in your history! ...Read more

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What is Mobic (meloxicam) used for?

Mobic (meloxicam): Mobic (meloxicam) is an NSAID used in the treatment of osteoarthritis & rheumatoid arthritis. ...Read more

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