14 patient evaluations for Meloxicam taken for the purpose of 'fibromyalgia'

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Jun 22, 2010 (Started Jun 15, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for fibromyalgia)
  • Side effects
    Severe
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2 x 7.5 mg/5 mL Daily
Advice & Tips: I had bad chest pain and slight trouble breathing. A nurse at the doctor's office told me to stop taking it.

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 22, 2010 (Started May 25, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for fibromyalgia)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 15 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Might as well have been eating M&M's. Could'nt see any improvements.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Mar 15, 2010 (Started Oct 01, 2004)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for fibromyalgia)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 30 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I can definitely tell the difference if I forget this med.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Oct 12, 2009 (Started Sep 09, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for fibromyalgia)
  • Side effects
    Mild (dry mouth, weakness in arm(s), nasal sores, dry nose, vertigo)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 7.5 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly
Side effects: dry nose, nasal sores, dry mouth, weakness in arm(s), vertigo

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