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Flexeril vs. Meloxicam for Pain

Flexeril

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/ 32,552 posts
Other Names: Cyclobenzaprine   Amrix   Fexmid

Meloxicam

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/ 6,458 posts
Other Names: Mobic
Rating: 3 out of 5
Based on 32,552 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 3 out of 5
Based on 6,458 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Cyclobenzaprine is a muscle relaxant medication used to relieve skeletal muscle spasms and associated pain in Acute (medicine) musculoskeletal conditions. It is the most well-studied drug for this application, and it also has been used Off-label use for ... Read more on Wikipedia
Meloxicam is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) with analgesic and anti-pyretic effects. It is a derivative of oxicam, closely related to piroxicam, and falls in the nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug group of NSAIDs. It was developed by Boeh... Read more on Wikipedia
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By Dudley Stamps Iidocaine Cream is Worthless!!
July 5, 2014
Dudley Stamps Iidocaine Cream is Worthless!! wrote
Lidocaine Cream
I have found that the Doctor did not prescribe a strong enough mixture for the servere pain I have. What he gave me .3/5/4% much too weak. I have found this mild mixture to be very good on Insect bites though, especially where you have to pull off one of those nasty Ticks!
Dudley Stamps  |  July 22, 2014
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By JB
May 20, 2014
JB wrote
lowerback and leg pain due to disc compression
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By gardenerbychoice
March 30, 2014
gardenerbychoice wrote
Meloxicam helps with knee swelling/pain
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By Tricia
January 30, 2014
Tricia wrote
RA and Lupus
Its the Flexeril!!
michele  |  May 12, 2014
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By murph
January 29, 2014
murph wrote
meloxicam and weight gain
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By Melissa
November 5, 2013
Melissa wrote
Baclofen vs Flexeri
I started with Baclofen then started flexeril. I swear by baclofen as the BEST. I honestly can't say much about flex because I really haven't given it a chance but I hope it the Baclofen works as good for you as it did for me. Also, it curbed my desire for the opiate pain relievers. My doc seems to want me stuck on them lol she took away the baclofen and gave me a shit load of tramadol and flexeril. Could be blissful if only I were ignorant..
Quamie  |  March 7, 2014
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By Bang Thai
September 30, 2013
Bang Thai wrote
Motrin/Ibuprofen vs. Meloxicam
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By suzi444
September 4, 2013
suzi444 wrote
Flexeril (Cyclobenzaprine)10mg for Spasmodic Torticollis and Fibromyalgia
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By ponygirl7
August 16, 2013
ponygirl7 wrote
Meloxicam and Weight Gain
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What patients are saying about Flexeril vs. Meloxicam

103 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
& flexeril and I'm doing pretty well ... this week...
...do you have a winning med combo? I'm taking Cymbalta & gabapentin, meloxicam, klonopin & flexeril and I'm doing pretty well ... this week We've got all kinds here,...
meloxicam nor the flex helped with the pain in my back and...
...NP today, she put me on lyrica and said to ...so HOPEFULLY it helps. I've tried meloxicam, flexiril, and pain killers.. neither the meloxicam nor the flex helped with the pain in my back and hip...
and Flexeril 10 mg at night. That combo is helping a lot...
...RA I have OA and a ...of symptoms. Prescription Naproxen didn't help me either. My Rheumy just switched me to Mobic 15mg (meloxicam) and Flexeril 10 mg at night. That combo is helping a lot muc...
headaches last summer, and my doc put me on meloxicam...
...tension headaches last summer, and my doc put me on meloxicam and...
and meloxicam worked incredibly well for me. I can't...
...him to switch you to meloxicam if he insists you ...The combo of Cymbalta and meloxicam worked incredibly well for me. I can't believe he won't give you muscle relaxers! Flexeril is like a fir...
I have been taking meloxicam (Mobic) which is taking...
...and right shoulder. I tried flexeril to no avail. Recently, I have been taking meloxicam (Mobic) which is ...pain. I stopped taking the flexeril whenever I ...I could take the flexeril ...
Tizanidine, and Meloxicam. These did not work for me. Is...
...be able to write me a script. I have tried Cymbalta, Celebrex, Flexeril, Lyrica, Tramadol, Tizanidine, and Meloxicam. These did not work for me. Is there anything else I can...
finding out just how well the meloxicam really worked...my...
...Walmart tomorrow for the meloxicam. They're closed today too! ...I had my klonopin & flexeril I wouldn't care so much!! Now I am finding out just how well the meloxicam really worked...my hand...
fibro and osteo. I take meloxicam for the osteo. There was...
...fibro and osteo. I take meloxicam for the osteo. There was ...For the fibro I take flexaril and gabapentin. They seem to ...break thru pain I take percocet. I tried vicodin but...
or Generic is Meloxicam. I think it helps but I am going...
...inflamatory Mobic or Generic is Meloxicam. I think it helps but I am going ...or anything. Have you taken Skelaxin? It is a muscle ...just to tight for the flexeril to work. Let me...
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