Review: could Meloxicam cause Foot, leg, and ankle swelling?
We study 9,047 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 (latest outcomes from 10,289 users) has active ingredients of meloxicam. It is often used in arthritis.
Foot, leg, and ankle swelling
Foot, leg, and ankle swelling (latest reports from 4,250 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, depression, gastroesophageal reflux disease, hypothyroidism.
On Aug, 11, 2014: 9,046 people reported to have side effects when taking Meloxicam. Among them, 4 people (0.04%) have Foot, Leg, And Ankle Swelling. They amount to 0.10% of all the 4,195 people who have Foot, Leg, And Ankle Swelling on eHealthMe.
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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From this study (11 months ago):
After being off medication just over a week, swelling is almost gone....but now 4 nodules have appeared on my shins. After doing online reseach I believe these, in addition to initial swelling, to be attributed to meloxicam. Ankle pain and swelling I was experiencing got so bad I had to resort to a walker in the mornins......I am 48. Currently taking generic ibuprofen and feeling much better.. Hopefully these nodules will not worsen and will disappear.
From this study (3 years ago):
I began taking Oracea two days ago. I have severely swollen ankles, feet, toes, and lower legs. There is also an itchy rash on my lower legs.
Becky on Jun, 8, 2011:
After taking only 3 days of Meloxicam, I have noticible swelling of the left foot. I am taking the drug due to swelling of my left knee 4 months after knee surgery.
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