3 patient evaluations for Meloxicam with a burden rating of Very hard to take

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Aug 15, 2013 (Started Aug 15, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for inflammation)
  • Side effects
    Severe (diarrhea, stomach pain)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 15 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I was prescribed this as an alternative to prednisone but some side affects kept me from taking it longer than 3 days.

  • 0 helpful marks

Apr 7, 2009 (Started Apr 02, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for arthritis pain)
  • Side effects
    Severe (dry mouth, weakness in arm(s), nasal sores, dry nose)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 15 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: everyone is different...I have 3 herniated discs and a lot of artheritis in my spine...this drug has not helped one bit.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: dry nose, nasal sores, dry mouth, weakness in arm(s)

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Apr 15, 2001 (Started Apr 01, 2001)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Other)
  • Side effects
    Severe (stomach pain)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 7.5 mg/5 mL Daily
Advice & Tips: Everyone is different. I'm sure this treatment works great for some people.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: stomach pain

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