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Noun1.Meclomen - a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory (trade name Meclomen) used to treat arthritisMeclomen - a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory (trade name Meclomen) used to treat arthritis
nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug, NSAID - an anti-inflammatory drug that does not contain steroids; "NSAIDs inhibit the activity of both Cox-1 and Cox-2 enzymes"
brand, brand name, marque, trade name - a name given to a product or service
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* Keterolac (Toradol), meclofenamate (Meclomen), carisoprodol (Soma), orphenadrine (Norflex), cyclobenzaprine (Flexeril), and metaxolone (Skelaxin) for tension headaches
The treatments usually involve synthetic drugs, such as Vioxx, Celebrex, Motrin, Feldene, Indocin, Clinoril, Naprosyn, Vicoden, Piroxicam, Tramadol, Codeine and Meclomen. These drugs do not always alleviate pain and discomfort or restore significant use of inflamed joints.
The symptomatic management of migraine commonly administers simple analgesics (e.g., aspirin and acetaminophen), combination analgesics (e.g., Midrin and Excedrin Migraine), butalbital-containing medications, or nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) including naproxen sodium (Anaprox, Aleve), meclofenamate (Meclomen), ibuprofen (Advil), flurbiprofen (Ansaid), and ketorolac (Toradol).[44,67] In addition to the drugs mentioned above, muscle relaxants, antispasticity medications, dopamine antagonists, corticosteroids, and opioids may be suggested as backup agents when other medications do not provide headache relief.[44]