47 patient evaluations for Meloxicam

Feb 5, 2009 (Started Feb 05, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for Increase effect of another treatment)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 15 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: always take the medicine as directed, myself I seeem to take it only when I feel the sensation of inflammation. This is not what one should do to make it work efficient, i should be taking 1 a day even if no pain according to the Physician. I like to only take medicine when it is at the pain is worse. Bad girl, I am.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Dec 30, 2008 (Started Dec 04, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 15 mg Daily

Dec 24, 2008 (Started Dec 04, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 15 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: 12/24/08 Not working as it has in past with current flare up. Tip for Drs. --- Works better with 2 doses of 7.5mg than with one dose of 15mg.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Nov 17, 2008 (Started Mar 01, 2001)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Other)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (elevated blood pressure)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 15 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Can also cause stomach upset and problems but is not as bad as other non-steroids. Does cause blood pressure problems.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: elevated blood pressure

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