Mobic Oral Tablet 15Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Mobic: Oral tablet (15mg)

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Mobic 15mg Tab
Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: 15  |  M

What is this Medicine?

MELOXICAM (mel OX i cam) is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). It is used to reduce swelling and to treat pain. It may be used for osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, or juvenile rheumatoid arthritis.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Mobic: Oral tablet(15mg)
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
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Mobic 15mg Tablet

NDC: 005970030
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis (JRA)/juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (JIA), Rheumatoid Arthritis, Osteoarthritis

Storage Information
Store in a dry place
Store at 77 degrees F; excursions permitted to 59-86 degrees F
Mobic 15mg Tablet
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Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: 15  |  M
Shape: oblong
Color: yellow

Reported Side Effects for Mobic 15mg Tablet

Metallic Taste Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Diaphoresis Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Conjunctivitis Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Confusion Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Blistery Rash Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Breathing Difficulties Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Low Kidney Function Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Abnormal Heart Rhythm Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Causing To Be Hungry Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Inflamed Blood Vessels Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Fainting Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Convulsions Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Inflamed Pancreas Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Heart Attack Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Low White Blood Cell Counts Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Weight Loss Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Infection Incidence:
<8.3%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Liver Infection Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Blood In The Urine Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Hole In Intestines Incidence:
<4.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Intestinal Bleeding Incidence:
<4.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Weight Gain Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Rapid Heart Rate Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Kidney Failure Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Bruises Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Photosensitivity Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Stomach Ulcer Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Paresthesias Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Rapid Heart Rate Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Mouth Sores Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Melena Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Feeling Sick Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Inflamed Vocal Cords Incidence:
<8.3%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Vomiting Of Blood Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Heartburn Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Belching Incidence:
<9.5%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Elevated Hepatic Enzymes Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
High Blood Pressure Incidence:
<4.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
High Bilirubin Level Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Hot Flashes Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Heart Failure Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Inflamed Stomach Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Fever Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Tired Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Throat Inflammation Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Shortness Of Breath Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Depression Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Dehydration Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Inflamed Colon Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Joint Pain Incidence:
<6.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Nervousness Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Angioedema Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Chest Pain Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Anemia Incidence:
<4.1%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Hair Loss Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Dry Mouth Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Balance Problems Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Hives Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Shaking Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Ringing In Ears Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Low Platelet Count Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Mouth Ulcers Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Low Blood Pressure Incidence:
<2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Inability To Sleep Incidence:
<3.6%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Itching Incidence:
<2.4%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Sinus Infection Incidence:
<8.3%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Increased Urination Incidence:
0.1-2.4%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Cough Incidence:
0.2-2.4%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Rash With Pustules Incidence:
0.3-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Skin Redness Incidence:
0.3-3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Skin Rash Incidence:
0.3-3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Back Pain Incidence:
0.4-4.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Gas Incidence:
0.4-3.2%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Swelling Incidence:
0.6-4.5%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Sore Throat Incidence:
0.6-8.3%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Vomiting Incidence:
0.6-2.6%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Fluid Retention Incidence:
0.6-4.5%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Constipation Incidence:
0.8-3.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Lightheadedness Incidence:
1.1-3.8%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Stomach Pain Incidence:
1.9-4.7%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Loose Stools Incidence:
1.9-7.8%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
2.0-7.2%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Headache Incidence:
2.4-8.3%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
3.0-9.5%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Flu Incidence:
3.3-5.8%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

SECOND Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

THIRD Trimester

Class D - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in pregnant women have demonstrated a risk to the fetus. However, the benefits of therapy may outweigh the potential risk. For example, the drug may be acceptable if needed in a life-threatening situation or serious disease for which safer drugs cannot be used or are ineffective.

Lactation

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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