Is meloxicam a narcotic?

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31 Aug 2009

No, Meloxicam is not a narcotic.

It is in a group of drugs called nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). It works by reducing hormones that cause inflammation and pain in the body.

http://www.drugs.com/mtm/meloxicam.html

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