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Descriptor English: Meloxicam
Descriptor Spanish: Meloxicam
Descriptor Portuguese: Meloxicam
Descriptor French: Méloxicam
Entry term(s): Masflex
Miloxicam
Mobec
Mobic
Mobicox
Movalis
Movicox
Parocin
Reumoxicam
Uticox
Tree number(s): D02.886.665.275
D02.886.675.448
D03.383.129.708.448
D03.383.855.275
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000077239
Scope note: A benzothiazine and thiazole derivative that acts as a NSAID and cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) inhibitor. It is used in the treatment of RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS; OSTEOARTHRITIS; and ANKYLOSING SPONDYLITIS.
Allowable Qualifiers: AA analogs & derivatives
AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
EC economics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
Pharm Action: Anti-Inflammatory Agents, Non-Steroidal
Cyclooxygenase 2 Inhibitors
Registry Number: VG2QF83CGL
CAS Type 1 Name: 2H-1,2-Benzothiazine-3-carboximidic acid, 4-hydroxy-2-methyl-N-(5-methyl-2-thiazolyl)-, 1,1-dioxide
Public MeSH Note: 2019; MELOXICAM was indexed under THIAZOLES and THIAZINES 1990-2018
History Note: 2019 (1990)
DeCS ID: 57560
Unique ID: D000077239
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2019/01/01
Date of Entry: 2018/07/09
Revision Date: 2018/02/27
Meloxicam - Preferred
Concept UI M0180716
Scope note A benzothiazine and thiazole derivative that acts as a NSAID and cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) inhibitor. It is used in the treatment of RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS; OSTEOARTHRITIS; and ANKYLOSING SPONDYLITIS.
Preferred term Meloxicam
Entry term(s) Miloxicam
Parocin - Narrower
Concept UI M0473940
Preferred term Parocin
Mobic - Narrower
Concept UI M0398523
Preferred term Mobic
Entry term(s) Masflex
Mobec
Mobicox
Movicox
Reumoxicam - Narrower
Concept UI M000639979
Preferred term Reumoxicam
Uticox - Narrower
Concept UI M0473941
Preferred term Uticox
Movalis - Narrower
Concept UI M0180715
Preferred term Movalis



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