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How long is it safe to take mobic (meloxicam) for?

How long is it safe to take mobic (meloxicam) for?

Mobic (meloxicam): Like any NSAID long term usage should be monitored by your doctor, checking renal and liver function periodically since these drugs could be toxic on prolonged utilization.

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Is it safe to take acetaminophen w/ mobic (meloxicam)?

Is it safe to take acetaminophen w/ mobic (meloxicam)?

Yes: Mobic (meloxicam) is a non steroidal anti-inflammatory medication. You can take Acetaminophen with mobic (meloxicam).

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Is it safe to take tylenol (acetaminophen) with meloxicam?

Is it safe to take tylenol (acetaminophen) with meloxicam?

Tylenol (acetaminophen): Yes but remember to limit your total tylenol (acetaminophen) dose to less than 4000mg a day. Assuming you're not underweight or a moderate drinker then limit to no more than 3000 mg.

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I am on meloxicam and celabenzaprine a muscle relaxer is it safe to take amoxicillin while on them pills?

I am on meloxicam and celabenzaprine a muscle relaxer is it safe to take amoxicillin while on them pills?

Maybe: Amoxicillin and Meloxicam together may increase blood levels of the other, so if you are at higher doses of either drug, you may be more likely to have side effects. All drugs have side effects, so your final check should be with the doctor giving you the prescriptions and your pharmacist.

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Is it safe to take meloxicam 15mgs a day for the last 3 1/2 years and now recently added amitriptyline 50mgs at bedtime?

Is it safe to take meloxicam 15mgs a day for the last 3 1/2 years and now recently added amitriptyline 50mgs at bedtime?

Probably safe: This combination is used quite commonly. Meloxicam is quite safe with the big side effect be stomach upset and possibly stomach bleeding. Amitriptyline should not have adverse reactions in combination with meloxicam. It does cause drowsiness. Of course, if you develop any side effects, stop the newer medication and consult your doctor.

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Terrible left ribcage pain 4 months. Dr gave me 15mg Mobic (meloxicam). Is it safe to take if I have gastritis? Not sure if dr remembered I have it.

Terrible left ribcage pain 4 months. Dr gave me 15mg Mobic (meloxicam). Is it safe to take if I have gastritis? Not sure if dr remembered I have it.

Mobic (meloxicam): Mobic (meloxicam) is considered to be relatively safe on the stomach however celebrex is a better choice if you do need an anti-inflammatory medication. You may even have muscular pain which would improve with regular mild exercises and stretching.

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How long does it take before meloxicam starts working?

How long does it take before meloxicam starts working?

3-4 days: Meloxicam works quickly and you should have a reasonable response within 3-4 days at the most.

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I have previously had stevens jonson syndrome it is safe to take meloxicam 7. 5mg?

I have previously had stevens jonson syndrome it is safe to take meloxicam 7. 5mg?

Seek an alternative: There is an increased risk of stevens-johnson syndrome in persons using cox-2 inhibitors like Meloxicam (mobic). If you can use a cox-1 nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agent instead. Stevens-johnson syndrome is a terrible allergic reaction to medication & can even be life-threatening. Once is enough. Discuss your valid concerns with your physician and use Meloxicam only if it is your best choice.

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How long should I wait to take Motrin after meloxicam?

Do: Not combine with Meloxicam. Consider extra strength Tylenol or topical analgesics and muscle relaxers if indicated.

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How long should I wait to take 15 mg of Mobic if I consumed 40% alcohol rum five hours ago?

Now: Unless you had a large amount of alcohol, more than six standard drinks, you should be able to take the Mobic (meloxicam) now but take the medicine with food.

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I take an anti inflammatory (mobic). Can this alter my ESR levels, and if so how long will it take to get out of my system?

I take an anti inflammatory (mobic). Can this alter my ESR levels, and if so how long will it take to get out of my system?

Yes. A few days.: Mobic (meloxicam) may actually reduce your ESR as it reduces inflammation. Mobic (meloxicam) is a once a day drug which generally means it is clear from your system within a matter of days.

Dr. Alvin Stein
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