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Precautions and Warnings With Meloxicam

Who Should Not Take Meloxicam?

You should not take meloxicam if:
 
  • You are allergic to meloxicam, Mobic, or any of the inactive components used to make this medicine. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients.
     
  • You have an active bleeding condition, such as a stomach ulcer or bleeding within the head.
     
  • You have an allergic reaction, hives, or asthma that is caused by aspirin or nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs).
     
  • You are having or have recently had coronary bypass graft surgery (often known as open heart surgery, bypass surgery, or just CABG).
     
  • You are in the third trimester of pregnancy or are nursing.
     

Precautions and Warnings With Meloxicam: Summary

There are a number of situations in which meloxicam should not be taken, as well as a number of precautions and warnings people should be aware of with meloxicam. However, it is possible that not all the warnings or precautions for meloxicam were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider about the specific warnings and precautions with meloxicam that may apply to you.
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