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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of meloxicam Oral.

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Condition: Joint Damage causing Pain and Loss of Function
8/9/2008 10:43:48 AM

Reviewer: Gina, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I am struggling with a wrist injury and have changed from 600-800mg of Ibuprofen every four to six hours to Meloxicam. One pill makes the pain somewhat tollerable, two pills upset my stomach at first.

Condition: Joint Damage causing Pain and Loss of Function
8/5/2008 5:56:29 AM

Reviewer: 55-64 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been bothered by pain in knees and thumbs for a few yrs. As a 62 yr. old carpenter it made working pretty difficult at times. After taking the first pill the pain decreased by at least 90%. I was prescribed 1 15mg dose daily ,but found that if I only take one when needed, usually only every 2nd or 3rd day, I feel like a I did when I was 50. Back to my 40 hour week.

Condition: Joint Damage causing Pain and Loss of Function
7/14/2008 3:41:08 AM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Had L & R total knee replacements. Have arthritis, plantar fashia & GERD. Still have to take an OTC supplamental pain med. on reg. basis to help relieve the pain.

Condition: Joint Damage causing Pain and Loss of Function
7/9/2008 10:37:10 PM

Reviewer: shadeaux 2008, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
use to use aleve, doctor worried aqbout stomach ulcers, switched me to this. Only 3 days into it but so far no help with pain relief. Really hoping that it starts to work soon.

Condition: Joint Damage causing Pain and Loss of Function
7/1/2008 9:53:58 AM

Reviewer: on Treatment for less than 1 month

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
since starting this medication I have been experiencing flu-like symptoms..headache and nausea. I am not sure I can persevere to see if the side affects wear off.

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