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Ibuprofen vs Meloxicam

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
3
Withdrawal
2
Stomach Problems
2
Rash
2
Blood Clots
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Dehydrated
1
Sleepy
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Tingling
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Nausea
9
Depression
6
Dizzy
6
Fever
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Weight Gain
4
Stomach Problems
4
Stomach Irritation
4
Weight Loss
3
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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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I take one meloxicam every morning with breakfast.Meloxi...
" ...but I can for the meloxicam. I would not use meloxicam as a \"whenever\" needed med. ...I was needing too many ibuprophen to get any relief and it was tearing up my stomach. Now I take one meloxicam... "

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to be much more helpful. It helps reduce inflammation...
" ...meloxicam interaction, I've found ibuprofen to be much more helpful. It helps reduce... "

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work, meloxicam is prescription strength and...
" ...- - - I get rx'd meloxicam, assuming it is of fair ...much as an anti-inflamatory can work, meloxicam is prescription strength and ...system, maybe even moreso than ibuprofen (too much ibuoprofen... "

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ibuprofen 24 hrs after taking Meloxicam?Yes, it is fine to t...
" Is it safe to take ibuprofen 24 hrs after taking Meloxicam? Yes, it is fine... "

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this is. But, I have to say, it really helps with t...
" ...I have started taking Meloxicam for arthritis pain in ...back, and my script is the Meloxicam 15 mg TEV. I ...about taking anything that has ibuprofen, and that's what this is. But, I have to say, it... "

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and ibuprofen (meloxicam works better for me) that I know...
" ...of other things that can cause water retention. For me, it's salt and ibuprofen (meloxicam works better for me) that I know about. I second Litliwlowa's suggestions over increased testing of... "

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en needed. Rheumy gave me Meloxicam if I needed it. I...
" ...now I am only taking Ibuprofen when needed. Rheumy gave me Meloxicam if I needed it. I took it for 2 weeks in July, but (knock on wood) right now the pain is not that bad and I can deal with it.... "

was prescribed meloxicam for neck/shoulder pain. Will t...
" ...for thc, i was prescribed meloxicam for neck/shoulder pain. Will ...prior I had been taking ibuprofen 800 mg, Aleve,... "

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taking one Meloxicam 15mg easier on the stomach than taking...
" Is taking one Meloxicam 15mg easier on the stomach than taking 2-3 Ibuprofen? Both medications are nonsteroidal ...The Meloxicam will probably work better than the... "

on Meloxicam for over a year with no problems. It is hard...
" I've been on Meloxicam for over a year with no problems. It is hard on ...about over-the-counter drugs that have ibuprofen in them so I don't... "

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