Clinical findings and gingival crevicular fluid prostaglandin E2 and interleukin-1-beta levels following initial periodontal treatment and short-term meloxicam administration.

Buduneli N. G. , Buduneli E. , Cetin E. O. , Kirilmaz L. , KÜTÜKÇÜLER N.

Expert opinion on pharmacotherapy, vol.11, no.11, pp.1805-12, 2010 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 11 Issue: 11
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.1517/14656566.2010.490555
  • Title of Journal : Expert opinion on pharmacotherapy
  • Page Numbers: pp.1805-12


Objective: To evaluate the effects of adjunctive meloxicam administration on clinical periodontal measurements and gingival crevicular fluid (GCF) prostaglandin E(2) (PGE(2)) and interleukin-1-beta (IL-1 beta) levels in chronic periodontitis.