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If I am pregnant, is it safe to use Mobic?

If you are pregnant, you should not use Mobic (meloxicam), a drug for treating osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis, starting at your 30th week of pregnancy. Taking the drug at that point can cause a birth defect in the developing fetus's heart. Before that, Mobic should be taken during pregnancy only if you and your doctor decide its benefits outweigh its risks.

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