What is Indomethacin?

Indometacin (INN and BAN) or indomethacin (AAN, USAN and former BAN) is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) commonly used as a prescription medication to reduce fever, pain, stiffness, and swelling. It works by inhibiting the production of prostaglandins, molecules known to cause these symptoms. It is marketed under more than twelve different trade names.

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I take lisonopril and zoloft, for anxiety and stress and uneven blood pressure. However I had elbow surgery and my doctor put me on Indomethacin....

doctor1 MD

Thank you for the question.
As you have rightly mentioned, indometacine and Zoloft are known to have side effects especially with respect to...

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My mother age 62yrs, yesterday took indomethacin 75mg one tab at night (for frozen shoulder ) , at about 2 a.m she starts having seen visual...

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hi i had gone through your query and understand your concerns. i would come up with the possibility of BPPV;Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo...

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