Review: Meloxicam and Piroxicam drug interactions
This review analyzes the interactions between Meloxicam and Piroxicam. It is created by eHealthMe based on 107 people who have drug interactions while taking the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Meloxicam (latest outcomes from 10,232 users) has active ingredients of meloxicam. It is often used in arthritis.
Piroxicam (latest outcomes from 2,989 users) has active ingredients of piroxicam. It is often used in arthritis.
On Mar, 2, 2014: 107 people who reported to have interactions when taking Meloxicam, Piroxicam are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Meloxicam (meloxicam)
- Piroxicam (piroxicam)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Meloxicam, Piroxicam:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Syncope (loss of consciousness with an inability to maintain postural tone)||66|
|Arthralgia (joint pain)||64|
|Myalgia (muscle pain)||56|
|Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||37|
|Haemorrhoids (a swollen vein or group of veins in the region of the anus)||28|
|Hypoacusis (loss of hearing)||28|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Meloxicam, Piroxicam:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness)||1|
|Mental Disorder (a psychological term for a mental or behavioural pattern or anomaly that causes distress or disability)||1|
|Polyneuropathy (neurological disorder that occurs when many peripheral nerves throughout the body malfunction simultaneously)||1|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||1|
|Periarthritis (inflammation of the external coats of an artery and of the tissues around the artery)||1|
|Peripheral Arterial Occlusive Disease (reproducible ischemic muscle pain)||1|
|Obesity (a medical condition in which excess body fat)||1|
|Osteoarthritis (a joint disease caused by cartilage loss in a joint)||1|
How effective are the drugs:
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Top co-used drugs for these people * :n/a
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Meloxicam (meloxicam) is often used to treat arthritis. Piroxicam (piroxicam) is often used to treat arthritis. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
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- Piroxicam is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
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