Review: could Meloxicam cause Muscle pain (Muscle aches)?
Summary: Muscle pain is found among people who take Meloxicam, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Aspirin, and have Arthritis.
We study 9,098 people who have side effects while taking Meloxicam from FDA and social media. Among them, 156 have Muscle pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Muscle pain and more.
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Meloxicam has active ingredients of meloxicam. It is often used in arthritis. (latest outcomes from 10,349 Meloxicam users)
Muscle pain (muscle pain) has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, depression, multiple sclerosis. (latest reports from 73,445 Muscle pain patients)
On Dec, 27, 2014: 9,085 people reported to have side effects when taking Meloxicam. Among them, 156 people (1.72%) have Muscle Pain.
Time on Meloxicam when people have Muscle pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Muscle pain||36.36%||9.09%||36.36%||0.00%||9.09%||0.00%||9.09% |
Gender of people who have Muscle pain when taking Meloxicam * :
|Muscle pain||66.03%||33.97% |
Age of people who have Muscle pain when taking Meloxicam * :
|Muscle pain||0.00%||0.00%||2.34%||1.56%||4.69%||9.38%||21.09%||60.94% |
Severity of Muscle pain when taking Meloxicam ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Muscle pain||0.00%||33.33%||66.67%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Muscle pain ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Muscle pain||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Arthritis (21 people, 13.46%)
- Osteoporosis (17 people, 10.90%)
- Hypertension (16 people, 10.26%)
- Rheumatoid arthritis (16 people, 10.26%)
- Pain (14 people, 8.97%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (37 people, 23.72%)
- Simvastatin (30 people, 19.23%)
- Atenolol (30 people, 19.23%)
- Humira (21 people, 13.46%)
- Lipitor (20 people, 12.82%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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