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How long does meloxicam stay in your system?

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Dr. Michael Laccheo
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: 5 half lives

Medications are usually gone after 5 half lives.
The half life of Meloxicam is 20 hours, so after 5-7 days, it should be completely gone. But, if you're asking how long does it's effect last for, usually about 24 hours.

In brief: 5 half lives

Medications are usually gone after 5 half lives.
The half life of Meloxicam is 20 hours, so after 5-7 days, it should be completely gone. But, if you're asking how long does it's effect last for, usually about 24 hours.
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