Please consult your physician before taking any medication. Mobic 7.5mg 28 Tabs - Meloxicam Generic Name: meloxicam (mel OKS i kam) Brand Names: Mobic What is meloxicam? Meloxicam is in a group of drugs called nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). Meloxicam works by reducing hormones that cause inflammation and pain in the body. Meloxicam is used to treat pain or inflammation caused by arthritis. Meloxicam may also be used for purposes other than those listed in this medication guide.