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My hips have arthritis in them. I take 15mg meloxicam and I am feeling worse some days! Can I take ibuprofen or vicodin in same day?

Not ibuprofen. You can take vicodin if that is prescribed to you for the pain as the Acetaminophen will not cause any issues related to the meloxicam. However, do not take Ibuprofen with our as they are both nsaids and can increase the side effects you may have, including GI upset and ulcers. If the current regimen is not helping, discuss with your physician other options like injections. Hope this helps! Read more...
Hip pain. You can only take one anti-inflammatory at a time. Use Meloxicam or ibuprofen. If you take both you run the risk of kidney damage. You can take vicodin with an anti-inflammatory. Make sure you take the vicodin as prescribed (narcotics are addictive and generally dangerous). Read more...
Don't take. Melodic am and Ibuprofen on the same day.They r the same kind of medicine.U can add vicodin to either of them for breakthrough pain. Read more...

Is it okay to take one 7.5mg meloxicam and one 800mg ibuprofen together? Or is it dangerous?

Same Thing. That would be a dangerous combination. They are the same thing and in high doses can be very hard on your stomach or kidneys. You take one or the other but not both. Read more...
Let review you are t. Before i can answer that question, may I ask what type of pain you are having? is it constant or intermittent? sharp, dull, or burning in nature? on a scale 1-10 how would you rate your pain on your worst day? best day? average ? What type of work do you do? does it involve repetitive movement? The two meds you mention are from the same class of medicine and would not be safe to take together. The. Read more...

Is it safe OK to take mobic (meloxicam) 15mg at bedtime instead of morning? And as is ibuprofen safer?

Take with food. Popping Mobic (meloxicam) or any other NSAID on an empty stomach and then hopping into bed is not a good idea. NSAIDs should be taken with a meal. Taking the NSAID at bedtime would increase the possibility of either gastritis or esophagitis. There is not much safety difference between Mobic (meloxicam) and ibuprofen. Read more...