Drug Information for Meloxicam Tablets USP 7.5 mg and 15 mg (Apotex Corp): CONTRAINDICATIONS

  • A Meloxicam tablet is contraindicated in patients with known hypersensitivity to meloxicam.

    Meloxicam tablets should not be given to patients who have experienced asthma, urticaria, or allergic-type reactions after taking aspirin or other NSAIDs. Severe, rarely fatal, anaphylactic-like reactions to NSAIDs have been reported in such patients (see WARNINGS, Anaphylactoid Reactions, and PRECAUTIONS, Pre-existing Asthma ).

    Meloxicam tablet is contraindicated for the treatment of peri-operative pain in the setting of coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery (see WARNINGS ).

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