How effective is meloxicam after knee replacement sugery for pain abatement?
Question posted by hawkeyy on 23 Aug 2011
Last updated on 21 December 2012
It will help some as it is a non steroidal anti inflammatory for pain due to inflammation such as you get with arthritis. I suspect it will work about the same as ibuprofen for the pain. Not sure that it will work as well as opiate pain relievers after surgery.
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