used to treat arthritis. It reduces pain, swelling, and stiffness of the
joints. Meloxicam is known as a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID).
you are treating a chronic condition such as arthritis, ask your doctor
about non-drug treatments and/or using other medications to treat
Stomach upset, nausea, dizziness,
or diarrhea may occur. If any of these effects persist or worsen,
tell your doctor or pharmacist promptly.
that your doctor has prescribed this medication because he or she has
judged that the benefit to you is greater than the risk of side effects. Many
people using this medication do not have serious side effects.
medication may raise your blood pressure. Check your blood pressure
regularly and tell your doctor if the results are high.
your doctor right away if you have any serious side effects, including: easy
bruising/bleeding, persistent/severe headache, mental/mood changes, signs
of kidney problems (such as change in the amount of urine),
unexplained stiff neck, symptoms of heart failure (such as
swelling ankles/feet, unusual tiredness, unusual/sudden weight gain).
drug may rarely cause serious (possibly fatal) liver disease. Get medical
help right away if you have any symptoms of liver damage,
including: dark urine, persistent nausea/vomiting/loss of appetite, stomach/abdominal
pain, yellowing eyes/skin.
very serious allergic reaction to this drug is rare. However, get
medical help right away if you notice any symptoms of a serious allergic
reaction, including: rash, itching/swelling (especially of the face/tongue/throat),
severe dizziness, trouble breathing.
is not a complete list of possible side effects. If you notice other effects
not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.
taking meloxicam, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are
allergic to it; or to aspirin or other NSAIDs (such
as ibuprofen, naproxen, celecoxib); or if you have any
other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can
cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more
using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical
history, especially of: asthma (including a history of worsening
breathing after taking aspirin or other NSAIDs), liver disease, stomach/intestine/esophagus problems
(such as bleeding, ulcers, recurring heartburn), heart disease (such
as history of heart attack), high blood pressure, stroke, blood
disorders (such as anemia, bleeding/clotting problems), growths in
the nose (nasal polyps).
can sometimes occur with the use of NSAID medications, including
meloxicam. Problems are more likely to occur if you are dehydrated, have heart
failure or kidney disease, are an older adult, or if you take certain
medications (see also Drug Interactions section). Drink plenty of
fluids as directed by your doctor to prevent dehydration and tell
your doctor right away if you have a change in the amount of urine.
drug may make you dizzy. Alcohol or marijuana (cannabis) can make you
more dizzy. Do not drive, use machinery, or do anything that needs alertness
until you can do it safely. Talk to your doctor if you are using marijuana
medication may cause stomach bleeding. Daily use of alcohol and tobacco,
especially when combined with this medication, may increase your risk for
stomach bleeding. Limit alcohol and smoking. Consult your doctor or
pharmacist for more information.
disintegrating tablet form of meloxicam may contain aspartame. If you have
phenylketonuria (PKU) or any other condition that requires you to limit/avoid
aspartame (or phenylalanine) in your diet, ask your doctor or pharmacist
about using this medication safely.
medication may make you more sensitive to the sun. Limit your time in the sun.
Avoid tanning booths and sunlamps. Use sunscreen and wear protective
clothing when outdoors. Tell your doctor right away if you get sunburned or
have skin blisters/redness.
having surgery, tell your doctor or dentist about all the products
you use (including prescription drugs, nonprescription drugs, and herbal
adults may be more sensitive to the side effects of this drug, especially
stomach bleeding and kidney problems.
using this medication, women of childbearing age should talk with their
doctor(s) about the benefits and risks (such as miscarriage, trouble getting
pregnant). Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or if you plan to
become pregnant. During pregnancy, this medication should be used only
when clearly needed. It is not recommended for use during the first and last
trimesters of pregnancy due to possible harm to the unborn baby and
interference with normal labor/delivery.
is unknown if this medication passes into breast milk. However,
similar drugs pass into breast milk and are unlikely to harm a nursing infant.
Consult your doctor before breast-feeding.
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