Description and Brand Names

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Descriptions


Bupivacaine and meloxicam combination injection is used to numb an area of your body and relieves pain for up to 72 hours after surgery, including surgery to treat a bunion, hernia, or knee problem. Bupivacaine is a local anesthetic. It causes a loss of feeling and prevents pain by blocking signals at the nerve endings. It does not cause loss of consciousness. Meloxicam is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID).

This medicine is to be given only by or under the direct supervision of your doctor.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Solution, Extended Release