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Meloxicam

Most Commonly Used
Meloxicam 15mg Tab
Lupin Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: 15 
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Meloxicam 7.5mg Tab
Lupin Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: 7.5 
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Meloxicam 7.5mg/5ml Susp
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Meloxicam 15mg Tab
Zydus Pharmaceuticals (USA) Inc
Pill Identification: ZC 26 
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Meloxicam 7.5mg Tab
Zydus Pharmaceuticals (USA) Inc
Pill Identification: ZC 25 
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Overview Information on Meloxicam
Pharmacist Tip
If you take meloxicam before bedtime, do not lay down for at least 30 minutes.     
Meloxicam is a type of medicine called a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). Your doctor may have prescribed meloxicam to treat the signs and symptoms of your arthritis condition. Meloxicam is prescribed to treat different types of arthritis, including osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, and juvenile rheumatoid arthritis. Meloxicam can help relieve your arthritis symptoms by blocking a substance in the body that causes this inflammation and pain.



Clinical Review by Jodi Grimm, RPh and Ann Ciemnoczolowski, MS, ELS on May 15, 2013
Meloxicam is a type of medicine called a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). Your doctor may have prescribed meloxicam to treat the signs and symptoms of your arthritis condition. Meloxicam is prescribed to treat different types of arthritis, including osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, and juvenile rheumatoid arthritis. Meloxicam can help relieve your arthritis symptoms by blocking a substance in the body that causes this inflammation and pain.



Clinical Review by Jodi Grimm, RPh and Ann Ciemnoczolowski, MS, ELS on May 15, 2013