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Meloxicam Allergy In Children
Allergies occur when your immune system is triggered by envirionmental factors it should ignore--for example, pollen in the air, or dander on a cat or dog--and creates cells to fight against them. An allergic reaction typically causes itching, congestion, or drainage, and ...Read more
Drug allergy: In many cases, the allergic reactions is mild. Severe cases can lead to shock and may be life-threatening. Hives, rash, and fever are common symptoms. Treatment involves discontinuing the medication that’s causing the reaction. Other medications can reduce the allergy symptoms, such as antihistamines. In severe cases, bronchodilators, or epinephrine may be needed. ...Read more
Can taking a prescription anti-inflammatory medicine (Mobic) interfere with thyroid biopsy (FNA) results? Or a daily allergy pill (Claritin)?
Yes. These 3 drugs: (hydrocodone, acetaminophen & meloxicam) are in different families and all work to control pain in different ways. I will caution you, however, that nausea is a common side effect of hydrocodone and indigestion is a common side effect of meloxicam. It's always best to take the lowest amount of medication needed to control your pain. Dr. Anne ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Meloxicam overdose: Yes, you can develop overdose from taking too many Meloxicam pills. The overdose symptoms are blue lips, fingernails, or skin, seizures, ain 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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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. ...Read more
What is the effect of this medicine coxicam meloxicam 7.5mg tablet?And for what is this medicine?
Slightly lower...: At the 7.5mg dose, it is a bit safer on the stomach than naproxen, etc. I believe this dissaptes at the 15mg dose. Major benefit-aa once daily drug. All side effects of any nsaids are listed for Mobic (meloxicam) because of fda "class labeling.". ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer