47 patient evaluations for Meloxicam

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Dec 12, 2012 (Started Mar 18, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for inflammation)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (tired when first up in morning)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 7.5 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Helps so I can sleep better at night.

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Dec 12, 2012 (Started Oct 19, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for inflammation)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (very tired right after treatment)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 15 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Helps alot with the inflamation

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Nov 21, 2012 (Started Mar 27, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 15 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Aug 1, 2010 (Started Mar 27, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 15 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jul 1, 2010 (Started Mar 27, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 15 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

Dec 22, 2009 (Started Mar 27, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Parkinson's disease)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 15 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Oct 1, 2012 (Started Aug 15, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for inflammation)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for fibromyalgia)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 15 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Going off it because of cost.

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 13, 2012 (Started Feb 15, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for inflammation)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 15 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: While taking this medicine my frequency of headaches/migraines decreased dramatically.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Aug 11, 2012 (Started Jun 07, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 7.5 mg Daily

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Aug 1, 2012 (Started Jul 15, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for inflammation)
  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for muscle and joint pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 15 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: When I first started this medication, it did wonders for my pain and inflammation. Over time, I started having pain even while on it; didn't know if it had stopped working or if my pain has just gotten worse... so I am not taking it for a while, in order to find out!
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jan 13, 2012 (Started Jul 15, 2010)

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

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 16, 2012 (Started Jan 02, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for inflammation)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for pain)
  • Side effects
    Severe (nausea, nausea and vomiting)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 7.5 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: So nauseous I couldn't eat or drink and it was definitely the medication because it started when I took it and stopped immediately after stopping!

  • 0 helpful marks

Jan 9, 2012 (Started Dec 16, 2011)

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

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 3, 2011 (Started Jun 20, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for pain in right hip)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 7.5 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Reduced hip pain to zero, so I have (temporarily?) stopped taking it. No recurrence of hip pain after 3 weeks.
Cost: $25-49 monthly

Jul 9, 2011 (Started Jun 20, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for pain in right hip)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 15 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Has eliminated the pain in my right hip. My neurologist says the pain is due to PD but I think it is due to arthritis; otherwise, whay would an arthritis drug be so effective?
Cost: $25-49 monthly

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