indomethacin

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in·do·meth·a·cin

 (ĭn′dō-mĕth′ə-sĭn)
n.
A nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory, antipyretic, and analgesic drug, C19H16ClNO4, used especially in the treatment of some forms of arthritis. Also called indometacin.

indomethacin

(ˌɪndəʊˈmɛθəsɪn) or

indometacin

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

in•do•meth•a•cin

(ˌɪn doʊˈmɛθ ə sɪn)
n.
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
Translations
indometacin

indomethacin

n indometacina
References in periodicals archive ?
For the actual labels, see Lundbeck Inc., Indocin I.V., available at http://www.accessdata.fda.gov/drugsatfda _docs/label/2010/018878s0271b1.pdf, and Lundbeck Inc., Highlights of Prescribing Information, NeoProfen, available at http://www.accessdata .fda.gov/drugsatfda_docs/label/2009/021903s0041bl.pdf.
The company added that Indomethacin will be introduced in the second quarter of 2010 and is therapeutically equivalent to the reference-listed drug INDOCIN I.V., by Lundbeck Inc.