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Pain is an unpleasant sensation often caused by intense or damaging stimuli such as stubbing a toe, burning a finger, putting iodine o...
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Tylenol 208,931 Ibuprofen 176,625 Morphine 144,855
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Ibuprofen
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Meloxicam
Other name: Advil (Advil)
Other name: Mobic (Mobic)
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Ibuprofen (International Nonproprietary Name) ( or from the nomenclature iso-butyl-propanoic-phenolic acid) is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) used for relief of symptoms of arthritis, fever, as an analgesic (pain...
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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...
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Numbness
4
Depression
3
Addiction
2
Withdrawal
2
Stomach Problems
2
Rash
2
Blood Clots
1
Dehydrated
1
Sleepy
1
Tingling
1
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Nausea
9
Depression
6
Fever
6
Dizzy
5
Bleeding
5
Weight Gain
4
Stomach Problems
4
Stomach Irritation
4
Weight Loss
4
Drowsy
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About Ibuprofen
Ibuprofen (International Nonproprietary Name) ( or from the nomenclature iso-butyl-propanoic-phenolic acid) is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) used for relief of symptoms of arthritis, fever, as an analgesic (pain...
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About Meloxicam
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...
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me. I've also used meloxicam (Mobic) in the past, which...
" ...for me. I've also used meloxicam (Mobic) in the past, which ...thing for me; neither did Bextra (now off the market). Ibuprofen sometimes gives me a few funny palpitations if I take too... "

last 2 months. He put me on ibuprofen (which did work...
" ...I've been to my orthopedic surgeon of 5 years like 6 times in the last 2 months. He put me on ibuprofen (which did work for the inflammation ...difclofenac and ended up giving me meloxicam. ... "

and Ibuprofen(at an effective dose) murders my intestines....
" ...alot of tylenol in them). Meloxicam gave me a GI bleed. Ibuprofen is off the list of ...scarring from anti-inflammatories and Ibuprofen(at an effective dose) murders my intestines. This doesn... "

last 2 months. He put me on ibuprofen (which did work...
" ...I've been to my orthopedic surgeon of 5 years like 6 times in the last 2 months. He put me on ibuprofen (which did work for the inflammation ...difclofenac and ended up giving me meloxicam. ... "

and heart. Ibuprofen doesn't help me at all, if I take...
" ...recently been prescribed Meloxicam but I had ...to patients over 50; they usually just prescribe Ibuprofen or Naproxen. They say ...liver, stomach and heart. Ibuprofen doesn't help me at all... "

I was taking a drug called Meloxicam to help control it....
" ...includes aspirin, Ibuprofen, Aleve...anything like that.Also, I have arthritis and I was taking a drug called Meloxicam to help control it. I also took Ibuprofen during the day, which also helps wi... "

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chance of causing an ulcer and/or other gastric problems...
" ...but IMO mixing the ibuprofen and the meloxicam has a really good chance of causing an ulcer and/or other gastric problems. I hope you... "

reflux, and am allergic to Ibuprofen, so want to take as...
" ...it when desperately bad as I'm still being tested for different stuff and don't want to mask my symptoms. Plus I get acid reflux, and am allergic to Ibuprofen, so want to take as little anti... "

doc prescribed meloxicam (Mobic) because it's inexpensive....
" ...I can't take ibuprofen either, so my doc prescribed meloxicam (Mobic) because it's inexpensive. I'm not pain-free, but... "

my doc put me on Meloxicam immediately post op... it's an...
" ...post-op? Oddly enough my doc put me on Meloxicam immediately post op... it's an ...was to not double-dip by taking ibuprofen while taking meloxi... "

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