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Piroxicam

piroxicam
Piroxicam is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). Piroxicam is used to treat pain or inflammation caused by osteoarthritis or rheumatoid arthritis. Piroxicam may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
CHEMICAL NAME
piroxicam
DRUG TYPE
nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents

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Piroxicam can increase your risk of fatal heart attack or stroke. Do not use this medicine just before or after heart bypass surgery (coronary artery bypass graft, or CABG). Piroxicam may also cause stomach or intestinal bleeding, which can be fatal.

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