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How long does the Mobic (meloxicam) take to start working?

I have severe arthritis in both knees and just started taking meloxicam 15 mg once daily. I was taking naproxyn 500 mg once daily as of last week (05-24-12) and was just presribed meloxicam 15 mg once daily as of 05-25-12.

Have you tried pantoprazole or meloxicam? Which works for you?

My Rheumatologist prescribed pantoprazole (Protonix) so I could take the NSAID meloxicam (Mobic) for arthritis pain without causing stomach/gastro ulcers or bleeding. BUT, the pantopazole causes my eyelids to swell. I decided to give it a third try, and had the same reaction as well as now having... read more

Mobic (meloxicam) not working anymore. What else can I take?

I've used this medication successfully for a number of years. But now it is no longer working for me. I'm on the highest allowed dosage (15mg) so cannot increase dosage. Has anyone else found they need something stronger - and if so, what did you take please?

What can I take in addition to Mobic for occasional additional pain relief?

Sometimes Mobic is not enough. Can I increase dosage occasionally, or take something on top of it?

Can the following meds give false positive for methamphetamine or amphetamine selegiline,?

... lamotrigine, risperidone, topiramate , mobic, aciphex, sprivia, ventolin, advair, or combipatch thanks

Meloxicam - Has anyone experienced weight loss after taking Mobic?

I've been taking for 5 months now and I've lost 30 something pounds within 3-4 months. But I'm now having alot of swelling and so much pain in my back ( have 4 herniated disc and 2 bulging in my neck). I can't stand all this pain.

Why is Mobic so expensive vs meloxicam?

3 months supply of Mobic from Medco is $600.00 vs $10.00 for meloxicam. Mobic must have other ingrediants that causes the cost to be so much. Meloxicam, doesn't help me, while Mobic does.

Will increasing the dosage of mobic from 15mg to 30mg daily, work and/or is it recommended?

i first took this drug several weeks ago but ran out. when i was able to get back home i told my doctor the drug worked great, but now this new Rx doesnt seem to have the same effect. should i up the dosage or could it be that a different company made this pill. they do not look the same as the... read more

What drug works as well as Celebrex?

My insurance company will no longer pay for Celebrex. What drug will work as well as Celebrex does? I have tried diclofenac, mobic, and all the generic celecoxibs but none work for me. I have arthritis in every vertebra of my spine. With Celebrex, I have no pain whatsoever and complete freedom of... read more

Can Mobic cause problems with climaxing during making love?

I started it over 2 weeks ago and the constipation, feeling of lethargy, not alert, dragging, is concerning as well as I cannot come to climax during orgasm which has not been a problem for me the past 3 years after a 21-year marriage with someone whom I had no orgasm with for 15 years. The pain is... read more

Will I pass a drug test with mobic?

if i take mobic will i pass a drug test for my job

Can you take mobic and panadol (paracetamol) together?

I have osteoarthritis in feet, knees, neck, mobic does not work on it's own.

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