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Mel OD 15mg Tablet

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Zydus Cadila

Composition for Mel OD 15mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Mel OD 15mg Tablet

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₹2.11/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Mel OD Tablet

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Uses of Mel OD Tablet

Mel OD 15mg Tablet is used in pain relief. It relieves pain and inflammation in conditions like rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, and osteoarthritis.
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Mel OD Tablet side effects

Common

Abdominal pain, Constipation, Diarrhoea, Flatulence, Nausea, Vomiting, Indigestion, Epigastric pain.

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How to use Mel OD Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Mel OD 15mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Mel OD Tablet works

Mel OD 15mg Tablet is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). It works by blocking the release of certain chemical messengers that are responsible for inflammation (pain and swelling).

In Depth Information on Mel OD Tablet

Expert advice for Mel OD Tablet

  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
  • It should be taken with food or milk to avoid getting an upset stomach.
  • It can cause serious complications like stomach bleeding and kidney problems if taken for a long time.
  • Mel od can raise your risk of blood clots, heart attack, or a stroke.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
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Mel OD Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Mel OD Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking meloxicam with alcohol can increase your risk of stomach bleeding.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Mel OD 15mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
Mel OD 15mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
It is not known whether Mel OD 15mg Tablet alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Kidney
Mel OD 15mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Mel OD 15mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Limited information is available on the use of Mel OD 15mg Tablet in these patients. No dose adjustment is recommended in patients with mild to moderate liver disease.
Liver
Mel OD 15mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Mel OD 15mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Mel OD Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Mel OD 15mg Tablet, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Mel OD Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Meloxicam

Mel od is not a steroid, opiate, or a muscle relaxing agent. It is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory (NSAID) drug and pain killer used to relieve pain and inflammation
Yes. Mel od is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side-effects, consult your doctor
No. Mel od is not addictive
Mel od is indicated for the treatment of backache, tendonitis, sciatica, menstrual cramps toothache and gout. It is not indicated for the treatment of sore throat
Q. Can I take meloxicam with Xanax, Vicodin, Percocet, Aleve, Advil, Flexeril, Norco, tramadol or aspirin?
Meloxicam should not be taken with aspirin as it may cause gastrointestinal bleeding. It may be taken with Xanax, Vicodin, Percocet, Aleve, Advil, Flexeril, Norco, or tramadol if prescribed by your doctor
Mel od may cause headaches, drowsiness, and weight gain and can prevent formation of clot in blood. It is not expected to cause tiredness. If you notice any such symptoms, please consult your doctor.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Mel OD with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Mel OD with Nimesulide
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Mel OD with Oxyphenbutazone
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Medicines with composition Oxyphenbutazone: Sioril
Mel OD with Analgin
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Medicines with composition Analgin: Novalgin RC, Bral, Andep, Novalgin, Analgin, Divi A
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