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Is a rash caused by Meloxicam serious?

Is a rash caused by Meloxicam serious?

Potentially: Any new rash after taking a medication may indicate an allergy. You should stop taking the medication and contact your Care Provider. Note any other symptoms, such as itchiness, problems breathing or Gastrointestinall upset. This will help your Medical Professional figure out what is going on. Many people get a rash when they have a viral illness, and it may be the reason you are taking it. ...Read more

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Dr. Prescribed meloxicam 15 mg & 800 mg Ibupro daily. I got very nauseas and Dr. Says to still take them-not possible to cause nausea. Do you agree?

Dr. Prescribed meloxicam 15 mg & 800 mg Ibupro daily. I got very nauseas and Dr. Says to still take them-not possible to cause nausea. Do you agree?

Meloxicam &Ibuprofen: Meloxicam common side effects include stomach upset, nausea, drowsiness, or diarrhea. Ibuprofen may also cause stomach pain, constipation, diarrhea, gas, heartburn, and nausea. Both medications are almost the same NSAIDs. If you cannot tolerate medication, ask your doctor to adjust your meds accordingly. Take care. ...Read more

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Does Meloxicam 7.5mg cause fatigue?

Does Meloxicam 7.5mg cause fatigue?

Yes, Side effect: Meloxicam may cause dizziness, stomach pain and fatigue. If concerned, see your doctor for investigation and medication adjustment. ...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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Which medecine can cause renal failure? Tramadol or meloxicam?

Meloxicam: Meloxicam, like other nsaids, can affect kidney function. This usually isn't an issue in young healthy adults, but patients with other risk factors such as diabetes, high blood pressure, smoking, etc, have to be very careful if they use prescription or over the counter nsaids. Tramadol is a pain medication and would not typically affect kidney function. ...Read more

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Can a reaction to mobic cause migraines to come back after years of not having them and now been have really bad headaches off and on since the 22nd?

Can a reaction to mobic cause migraines to come back after years of not having them and now been have really bad headaches off and on since the 22nd?

Rebound headaches: Yes, you could be experiencing rebound headaches, which are headaches that return after an analgesic (like mobic) wears off in people who are susceptible to headache/migraine. Talk to your doctor about potentially limiting NSAIDS to only the days you really need them. ...Read more

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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?

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?

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. ...Read more

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Can a reaction to mobic cause high heart rate?

It is possible: There can be a lot of other reasons. But allergic reaction can be part of it reason. This is not specific enough in order to say it is from Mobic alone. We will need a lot more information. I would discuss this with your physician ...Read more

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Does meloxicam 15 mg can cause heart palpitation?

Does meloxicam 15 mg can cause heart palpitation?

Possibly: Meloxicam carries a boxed warning (significant risk) in the medical literature that it increases the risk of thrombotic events in the heart like heart attack and stroke. It also causes fluid retention and may cause edema (swelling). There is no specific mention of palpitations but it it possible that it may cause this in some people. It may cause problems with the kidney as well. ...Read more

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I'm Having A Complete Hysterectomy But I'm On Mobic (meloxicam) And Baclofen. Will THis Cause Bleeding Issues?

I'm Having A Complete Hysterectomy But I'm On Mobic (meloxicam) And Baclofen. Will THis Cause Bleeding Issues?

Mobic (meloxicam): No, it's fine. Some docs premedicate their surgical patients with Mobic (meloxicam) to help with post op pain. The baclofen also is fine. ...Read more

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Can a reaction to mobic cause sinus tachycardia? What why's can sinus tachycardia be helped without taking meds?

Mobic is an: Anti-inflammatory. It will not cause sinus tachycardia. Pain for which you take mobic could. Many other things cause sinus tachycardia because it is a physiological response to something else going on in your body (fever, pain, anxiety, anemia, hyperthyroid, dehydration.) There are autonomic dysfunctions like POTS that can also cause this. Identify the cause of your sinus tachycardia and treat it. ...Read more

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Can meloxicam be used for kidney problems example blood in the urine all the time cause looked it up & it said used to treat atheritis?

Can be used 4 stones: Meloxicam is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (nsaids), which can be used to treat arthritis as you say, and can also be used to control pain due to kidney stones, which can present with symptoms like blood in urine and flank pain. But nsaids including Meloxicam can damage your kidneys and even cause kidney failure, and so be careful. ...Read more

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Do swollen legs from Meloxicam cause Itching?

Do swollen legs from Meloxicam cause Itching?

It may: Meloxicam like all NSAIDs can cause edema, but the itching, if due to Mexican, us a sign of allergy. Suggest stopping for several days to a week to find out. In the meanttime substitute another NSAID like Aleve (naproxen) or ibuprofen for the pain. If not improved look for another cause. Your history shows you, 've used ibuprofen. ...Read more

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Period never late. 1wk late now but tubes tied. Can new meds Neurontin (gabapentin) n meloxicam cause this? I feel bloated n huge.

Period never late. 1wk late now but tubes tied. Can new meds Neurontin (gabapentin) n meloxicam cause this? I feel bloated n huge.

Well, actually----: Mexoloxicam is known to increase INHIBITION of follicular rupture in the ovaries when added to an oral contraceptive so I guess, by itslef it may have some effects which could result in either delay or simply MISSING altogether of period. Neurontin, (gabapentin) rare as Elephants who couldn't use BOTOX treatments.....at the rate of approximately 0.02%. Probably it's the Meloxican....or maybe it's a BOY! HA! ...Read more

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Naproxen 500mg, mobic (meloxicam) 7.5mg, acroxia 90mg n celebrex 200mg. Which one doesn't cause anxiety n more effective as anti-inflammatory for joint/ muscle?

Naproxen 500mg, mobic (meloxicam) 7.5mg, acroxia 90mg n celebrex 200mg. Which one doesn't cause anxiety n more effective as anti-inflammatory for joint/ muscle?

Personal Choice: Acroxia is not available in my country, so I can't answer there. For the others, different people have different results and what you end up loving your brother or sister might hate. There is no way to know in advance, just have to try and see! anxiety if very unusual with all of these. ...Read more

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Is the rash caused by Meloxicam visible? I have a strange burning feeling all over my legs? Should I be concerned?

Is the rash caused by Meloxicam visible? I have a strange burning feeling all over my legs? Should I be concerned?

Usually visible: The rash caused by Meloxicam is usually visible. A burning feeling sounds like some peripheral neuropathy If it doesn't stop after stopping meloxicam you should be examined. ...Read more

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I have sinus tachycardia what treatment options are out there? What is sinus tachycardia? Could this been caused by reaction to mobic?

I have sinus tachycardia what treatment options are out there? What is sinus tachycardia? Could this been caused by reaction to mobic?

Sinus tachycardia: Means your normal heart beat is faster than 100 BPM. This can be normal as the range of normal is 40 to 120. It is unlikely to be caused by mobic however pain can cause the heart rate to increase so the reason you are taking mobic might be the reason you are tachycardic. Treatment is to address the cause not the rate. Fever, dehydration, anxiety, anemia, pain can all cause this. ...Read more

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I'm only 35 and can't hold in my urine. I'm on plaquenil, amitiza, (lubiprostone) meloxicam and myfortic. Can any of these be the cause of my incontinence?

I'm only 35 and can't hold in my urine. I'm on plaquenil, amitiza, (lubiprostone) meloxicam and myfortic. Can any of these be the cause of my incontinence?

No: None of the meds have incontinence of urine as a side effect. Since you are on immunosuppressant, which organ was replaced? Could you have injury to, the urinary sphincter? This requires an eval, by urologist to determine the cause. ...Read more

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Motrin and Mobic (meloxicam) cause edema in ankles and legs. Do I need to avoid taking them or is it ok as long as it doesn't bother me too much?

Motrin and Mobic (meloxicam) cause edema in ankles and legs. Do I need to avoid taking them or is it ok as long as it doesn't bother me too much?

Side effects of meds: Sometimes certain drugs can cause side effects that are uncomfortable. Motrin and Mobic (meloxicam) both can cause pedal edema, but if you are having pain and the edema is manageable, you can take them. However, if the edema becomes painful itself and it hurts to walk, then stop the meds. If there are signs of an allergy, such as hives, then stop the medication. Consult with your physician and pharmacist. ...Read more

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In 2009 took15mg of mobic (meloxicam) 3x a day for 20 days. Still have 2012 intestinal inflammation and elevated liver enzymes. Did this overdose cause?

In 2009 took15mg of mobic (meloxicam) 3x a day for 20 days. Still have 2012 intestinal inflammation and elevated liver enzymes. Did this overdose cause?

Meloxicam overdose: The Meloxicam 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. ..
Many medications can cause elevated liver enzymes and intestinal inflammation, please see your doctor for evaluation. ...Read more

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How effective is mobic (meloxicam) in reducing swelling of the knee joint that causes pain in ostoarthritis?

How effective is mobic (meloxicam) in reducing swelling of the knee joint that causes pain in ostoarthritis?

Not much: While we often give "antiinflammatories" like candy to control pain and inflammation, the medications have only a very small affect on swelling. The majority of the benefits of the antiinflammatories are the pain-relieving aspects. They also have almost no affect on swelling inside the knee from osteoarthritis. Most of the fluid occurs from mechanical wear or bleeding within the joint. ...Read more

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Was prescribed 30 meloxicam 15mg for back soreness and hip bursitis. Is this going to cause me weight gain? I'm finding mixed information online.

Meloxicam weight gain: No it should only be used for several weeks.
You gain weight when you eat more than you burn.

Get the app Loseit and tract you calories. Adjust as need to gain or lose weight. ...Read more

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Can mobic (meloxicam) cause low back pain? Took it once for hand tendonitis and developed LBP about 10 hrs later

Can mobic (meloxicam) cause low back pain? Took it once for hand tendonitis and developed LBP about 10 hrs later

No, it is unlikely: Mobic (meloxicam) is in a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medication (NSAIDs) that are used to treat pain and inflammation. common Mobic (meloxicam) side effects are stomach pain, dizziness, headache, blurry vision, but not back pain.
Rec.: see your PCP for further investigation. ...Read more

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Can mild arthritis of the lower back cause significant sciatica pain? Mri done in july. Pain is getting worse. On gabapentin and meloxicam. Thanks!

Can mild arthritis of the lower back cause significant sciatica pain? Mri done in july. Pain is getting worse. On gabapentin and meloxicam. Thanks!

Pinched Nerve: Sounds like you have a pinched nerve in your back. I would suggest seeing a pain/spine specialist to evaluate you further to evaluate what level and what can be done to treat you. There are interventional treatments besides medications and surgeries that might reduce or eliminate the pain altogether. ...Read more

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