Review: could Meloxicam cause Foot, leg, and ankle swelling?
Summary: Foot, leg, and ankle swelling is reported only by a few people who take Meloxicam.
We study 9,085 people who have side effects while taking Meloxicam from FDA and social media. Among them, 4 have Foot, leg, and ankle swelling. Find out below who they are, when they have Foot, leg, and ankle swelling and more.
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Meloxicam has active ingredients of meloxicam. It is often used in arthritis. (latest outcomes from Meloxicam 10,334 users)
Foot, leg, and ankle swelling
Foot, leg, and ankle swelling has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol, gastroesophageal reflux disease, hypothyroidism.(latest reports from Foot, leg, and ankle swelling 728 patients)
On Dec, 16, 2014: 9,085 people reported to have side effects when taking Meloxicam. Among them, 4 people (0.04%) have Foot, Leg, And Ankle Swelling.
Time on Meloxicam when people have Foot, leg, and ankle swelling * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Foot, leg, and ankle swelling||75.00%||0.00%||25.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Foot, leg, and ankle swelling when taking Meloxicam * :
|Foot, leg, and ankle swelling||75.00%||25.00% |
Age of people who have Foot, leg, and ankle swelling when taking Meloxicam * :
|Foot, leg, and ankle swelling||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||75.00%||25.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Foot, leg, and ankle swelling when taking Meloxicam ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Foot, leg, and ankle swelling||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Foot, leg, and ankle swelling ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Foot, leg, and ankle swelling||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Acid reflux (2 people, 50.00%)
- Hypogonadism (1 people, 25.00%)
- Adhesive capsulitis (1 people, 25.00%)
- Acne cystic (1 people, 25.00%)
- Lower leg pain (1 people, 25.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Eurycoma longifolia (1 people, 25.00%)
- Chrysin (1 people, 25.00%)
- Tongkat ali (1 people, 25.00%)
- Tribulis terrestris (1 people, 25.00%)
- Spironolactone (1 people, 25.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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