What is Moxicam?

Category: Prescription Drugs


Generic name: Meloxicam

Moxicam is a brand of meloxicam, a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) used to relieve the symptoms of osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Pain 3 2
Inflammation 1 1
Multiple sclerosis 1 0
Non-allergic rhinitis 1 1
Sinus congestion 1 1
Sinus headaches 1 1

Show all 7 reasons taken

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 2

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Moxicam

Side effect Patients
Gastroesophageal reflux disease 1


Based on patients currently taking Moxicam

Dosage Patients
7.5 mg twice daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Moxicam

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Course of treatment ended 1
Did not seem to work 1
Other 1
See all 3 patients who've stopped taking Moxicam


Currently taking Moxicam

Duration Patients
6 months - 1 year 1

Stopped taking Moxicam

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 2
1 - 6 months 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 1
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 0
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Moxicam.