Review: could Meloxicam cause Depression?
We study 9,042 people who have side effects while taking Meloxicam from FDA and social media. Among them, 226 have Depression. Find out below who they are, when they have Depression and more.
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Meloxicam (latest outcomes from 10,285 users) has active ingredients of meloxicam. It is often used in arthritis.
Depression (latest reports from 1,150,801 patients) has been reported by people with quit smoking, multiple sclerosis, pain, osteoporosis, high blood pressure.
On Jul, 15, 2014: 9,042 people reported to have side effects when taking Meloxicam. Among them, 230 people (2.54%) have Depression. They amount to 0.02% of all the 1,150,958 people who have Depression on eHealthMe.
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (48 people, 20.87%)
- Pain (37 people, 16.09%)
- Arthritis (25 people, 10.87%)
- Anxiety (24 people, 10.43%)
- Breast cancer metastatic (21 people, 9.13%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (49 people, 21.30%)
- Aspirin (49 people, 21.30%)
- Ambien (42 people, 18.26%)
- Lexapro (40 people, 17.39%)
- Lasix (38 people, 16.52%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Diabetes Mellitus, insulin dependent for 53 years, brittle.
Chronic pain due to needing bone graph in femur/hip joint due to femur fracture 5 years ago which surgery did not properly repair--chronic bone deterioration in that left femur, lumbar spinal stenosis-awaiting surgery to L4/L5 slipped/ruptured disc. Left femur 1 inch shorter now than right femur.Chronic deterioration in right shoulder socket and upper arm, and clavicle--all due to longevity of insulin dependence for majority of life. Osteoporosis does not show up in blood tests, only osteopenia, altho oddities in bone density tests. Insurance w/not approve Exelon patch-concerns about Aricept effects on body and mind. Educated, intelligent, fully functional and capable post-menopausal female, worried that Aricept will have unwanted side effects to functionality. Living on on in an apartment. Too functional for a nursing facility. Please tell me what you think. Thanks, Teresa Shumate, email@example.com
From this study (8 months ago):
I have several bulging discs in neck from c4 through c7.Spinal stenosis, pinched nerves.I also have had numbness and tingling down right arm,although the discs/nerves are problematic on both sides of the neck.
I also have spasms in calves and toes that I haven"t told the doctor about yet.
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I have had Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Fibro Myalgia, Wilsons Syndrome and Hashimoto's Disease for 22 years. I suffered an injury to the pelvic floor this last summer and am now experiencing spikes in blood pressure, anxiety that awakens me suddenly from sleep and sets in shortly after breakfast and general non-specific depression. I am wondering if one or more of these meds might be causing these three symptoms or contributing to any of them. Thank you.
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