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Ibuprofen vs Meloxicam

Ibuprofen
VS.
Meloxicam
Other name: Advil Advil
Other name: Mobic Mobic
Satisfaction Score
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3.0
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.9
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Pain
1.8
Concern level
2.4
Helpfulness
for Pain
2.2
Concern level
3.0
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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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Top Concerns
Ibu
Numbness
4
Depression
3
Addiction
3
Withdrawal
2
Rash
2
Stomach Problems
2
Dehydrated
1
Tingling
1
Drowsy
1
Diabetes
1
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Mel
Nausea
9
Depression
6
Dizzy
6
Fever
5
Bleeding
4
Weight Gain
4
Stomach Problems
4
Stomach Irritation
4
Numbness
3
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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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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at said, my PS prescribed Meloxicam (aka Mobic) for me to ta...
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" ...to take any NSAID products (Ibuprofen, etc.). That said, my PS prescribed Meloxicam (aka Mobic) for me to take for pain (cramps, headache, etc.) in the time before my surgery that he didn't want... "

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on Meloxicam, but I started coughing non-stop and couldn't...
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" I'm only taking ibuprofen right now. I was on Meloxicam, but I started coughing non-stop and couldn't even sleep because the coughing was so extreme. The regular doctor wouldn't prescribe... "

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doesn't work to switch back to the ibuprofen. Will see him...
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" ...and possibly acupuncture and switched my ibuprofen to meloxicam. Told me if the meloxicam doesn't work to switch back to the ibuprofen. Will see him again... "

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me. I've also used meloxicam (Mobic) in the past, which...
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" ...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... "

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ast 2 months. He put me on ibuprofen (which did work fo...
" ...knee, 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 but ...go with difclofenac and ended up giving me... "

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

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nd said to take Advils (Ibuprofen) 3x's a day every d...
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" ...I went to Rheumatologist on June 25th this year, she prescribed Meloxicam, and gave me a shot in ...I had fibromyalgia, took me off Meloxicam and said to take Advils (Ibuprofen) 3x's a day every day…I... "

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or daily use than ibuprofen. Celebrex is pricey, but it...
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" ...to your dr. that much ibuprofen can be pretty hard on ...years & so far no problems (knock on wood). I know others that take Meloxicam daily as it is ...the stomach for daily use than ibuprofen. Celebrex... "

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the board when I took ibuprofen for migraines so my doctor...
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" ...the board when I took ibuprofen for migraines so my ...I was optimistic about meloxicam to start with, but I think I have to conclude that it isn't doing anything much. No side effects but no... "

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able to take the first Meloxicam until yesterday because...
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" ...I wasn't able to take the first Meloxicam until yesterday because my Dr didn't want me to take it Friday as I had already taken ibuprofen. It did help me. The nurse at the office was trying to tell... "

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