"Piroxicam" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
A cyclooxygenase inhibiting, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agent (NSAID) that is well established in treating rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis and used for musculoskeletal disorders, dysmenorrhea, and postoperative pain. Its long half-life enables it to be administered once daily.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Piroxicam".
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This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Piroxicam" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Piroxicam" was a major or minor topic of these publication.