Q. Is Mel OD a steroid, NSAID, opiate, muscle relaxer, or a pain-reliever?
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
Q. Is Mel OD safe?
Yes. Mel OD is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side-effects, consult your doctor
Q. Is Mel OD addictive?
No. Mel OD is not addictive
Q. Can I take Mel OD for backache, toothache, menstrual cramps, gout, tendonitis, migraine, sciatica or sore throat?
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
Q. Does Mel OD cause weight-gain, drowsiness, tiredness, thinning of blood, or headaches?
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.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 18th Feb 2020. The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.