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Meloxicam

What If I Take an Overdose?

People who take too much meloxicam may have overdose symptoms that could include but are not limited to:
 
  • Bleeding
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Abdominal pain (stomach pain)
  • Excessive sleepiness
  • Coma
  • Convulsions
  • The heart stopping.
     
If you happen to take too much, seek immediate medical attention.
 

How Should Meloxicam Be Stored?

Meloxicam should be stored at room temperature in a dry place. The tablets or oral suspension (liquid) should be kept in an airtight container.
 
Keep this and all medications out of the reach of children.
 

What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose?

If you do not take your meloxicam as scheduled, take your next dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next scheduled dose, skip the missed one and continue with normal dosing. Never take a double dose.
 

Available Strengths

Meloxicam is available in several strengths and forms, including:
 

Generic Meloxicam

A generic form of meloxicam is currently available (see Generic Meloxicam for more information).
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