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A nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory, antipyretic, and analgesic drug, C19H16ClNO4, used especially in the treatment of some forms of arthritis. Also called indometacin.


(ˌɪndəʊˈmɛθəsɪn) or


(Pharmacology) a drug administered orally to relieve pain, fever, and inflammation, esp in rheumatoid arthritis. Formula: C19H16ClNO4
[C20: from indole + meth- + acetic acid + -in]


(ˌɪn doʊˈmɛθ ə sɪn)
a substance, C19H16ClNO4, with anti-inflammatory, antipyretic, and analgesic properties.
[1963; indo (le) + meth (yl) + ac (etic) + -in1]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.indomethacin - a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (trade name Indocin)
nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug, NSAID - an anti-inflammatory drug that does not contain steroids; "NSAIDs inhibit the activity of both Cox-1 and Cox-2 enzymes"
acetic acid, ethanoic acid - a colorless pungent liquid widely used in manufacturing plastics and pharmaceuticals


n indometacina
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In both instances, usual treatment--full-dose indomethacin for gout and withholding verapamil for bradycardia--could have had significant interaction with the cyclosporine.
Indomethacin stock solution was prepared 5% (w/v) in sodium bicarbonate whereas other drugs in distilled water.
SUNCT tedavisinde ise, indomethacin gibi tedavinin ana dayanagi olabilecek bir ilac mevcut degildir.
Another Phase 3 trial in a different gout setting, where patients were in the midst of an acute gout attack, showed that ARCALYST did not significantly improve pain relief when added to indomethacin
Banks said that treatment with drug indomethacin prevented inflammation from turning off the LRP (exit pump).
Question: A patient consults her physician for a painful wrist, which is treated with indomethacin.
After adjustment for 39 potential confounders, including concurrent aspirin use, the NSAID that emerged as having the greatest MI risk was indomethacin.
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and their colleagues reported last August that indomethacin (a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug) appeared to stave off the expected cognitive decline in 14 people who already had Alzheimer's.