Meloxicam and Depression - from FDA reports
Depression is found among people who take Meloxicam, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Cymbalta, and have Gastroesophageal reflux disease. This review analyzes which people have Depression with Meloxicam. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 23,096 people who have side effects when taking Meloxicam from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Nov, 20, 2017
23,096 people reported to have side effects when taking Meloxicam.
Among them, 628 people (2.72%) have Depression
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Meloxicam when people have Depression *:
- < 1 month: 53.66 %
- 1 - 6 months: 4.88 %
- 6 - 12 months: 7.32 %
- 1 - 2 years: 9.76 %
- 2 - 5 years: 21.95 %
- 5 - 10 years: 2.44 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Depression when taking Meloxicam *:
- female: 79.26 %
- male: 20.74 %
Age of people who have Depression when taking Meloxicam *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 1.32 %
- 20-29: 2.65 %
- 30-39: 7.95 %
- 40-49: 21.41 %
- 50-59: 30.46 %
- 60+: 36.2 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (64 people, 10.19%)
- Stress And Anxiety (53 people, 8.44%)
- High Blood Pressure (52 people, 8.28%)
- Narcolepsy (47 people, 7.48%)
- Fibromyalgia (45 people, 7.17%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Cymbalta (103 people, 16.40%)
- Lyrica (73 people, 11.62%)
- Nexium (69 people, 10.99%)
- Lexapro (66 people, 10.51%)
- Ambien (66 people, 10.51%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (242 people, 38.54%)
- Fatigue (139 people, 22.13%)
- Fall (121 people, 19.27%)
- Insomnia (115 people, 18.31%)
- Dizziness (104 people, 16.56%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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