piroxicam

noun
pi·​rox·​i·​cam | \ pi-ˈräk-sə-ˌkam How to pronounce piroxicam (audio) \

Medical Definition of piroxicam

: a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug C15H13N3O4S used in the treatment of rheumatic diseases (as osteoarthritis)

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“Piroxicam.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/piroxicam. Accessed 24 Jul. 2021.

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