OBO ID: CHEBI:6741
Term Name: meloxicam Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • 4-hydroxy-2-methyl-N-(5-methyl-1,3-thiazol-2-yl)-2H-1,2-benzothiazine-3-carboxamide 1,1-dioxide
  • meloxicam
  • meloxicamum
  • Mobic
  • UNII-VG2QF83CGL
Definition: A benzothiazine that is piroxicam in which the pyridin-2-yl group is replaced by a 5-methyl-1,3-thiazol-2-yl group. A non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug and selective inhibitor of COX-2, it is used particularly for the management of rheumatoid arthritis.
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Ontology: Chebi
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