Results comparing Meloxicam with Naproxen are based on 1,570 research studies conducted by health experts on 1,563,067 patients, and 2,584 patient discussions on the web. Regarding effectiveness, health experts concluded Meloxicam was effective about as often as they concluded Naproxen was effective. In addition, patients felt positively about their Meloxicam use about as often as they felt positively about Naproxen. Regarding safety, health experts concluded Meloxicam was safe about as often as they concluded Naproxen was safe. Finally, patients on average mentioned experiencing side effects common to both treatments more often with Meloxicam.
Which do patients prefer?
Which has more effectiveness studies?
What do patients say about side effects?
Top reported patient side effects and symptoms including how often they occurred based on online discussion forums.