8 patient evaluations for Meloxicam taken for the purpose of 'pain' with a perceived effectiveness rating of Moderate

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May 30, 2015 (Started Feb 07, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for inflammation)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 15 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

May 15, 2015 (Started Nov 21, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for fibromyalgia)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for inflammation)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: If this doesn't work for you, try Celebrex. It's the only thing that's working for my arthritis and fibromyalgia pain and inflammation.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 1 helpful mark

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

  • 0 helpful marks

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 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

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 21, 2011 (Started May 01, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 15 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

May 2, 2009 (Started May 01, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 15 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 28, 2009 (Started Aug 15, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 15 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Follow dr.'s instructions
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

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

  • 0 helpful marks
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