Background and Aims Aim-Aim of this study was to evaluate the use of use of meloxicam in geriatric golden age patients (>80 years old) female patients, with chronic neck pain.
Methods Material and Methods- 10 female geriatric golden age patients were participated in this study. For 14 days (2 weeks) they receive 8 mg lornoxicam, two times a day. Range of age 82–94 years and mean age 85 .
We used specific performance pain tests in order to evaluate our results.
Results 9 of them (90%) reported optimal results and good reaction to the treatment. 1 of them (10%) reported moderate results and mild reaction to the treatment.
Conclusions We need more patients but this therapeutic path seems to be an optimal and safe treatment , specially for golden age elderly female patients with chronic neck pain.
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