Meloxicam is available as a tablet and in a liquid form. Meloxicam comes as the brand name Mobic®. Your doctor will choose the right dose and dosing schedule of meloxicam that is best for your arthritis condition. You can take meloxicam with or without food, but if meloxicam upsets your stomach, take it with food. Try to take meloxicam at regular intervals at the same time each day. Do not skip doses or take meloxicam more often than directed.