Indomethacin is in a group of drugs called nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). Indomethacin works by reducing hormones that cause inflammation and pain in the body. Indomethacin is used to treat pain or inflammation caused by many conditions such as arthritis, gout, ankylosing spondylitis, bursitis, or tendinitis. Indomethacin may also be used for other purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Indomethacin is in a group of NSAIDS that are used for reducing body inflammations and pain. Some of the conditions that cause such inflammations and pain in the body include: gout, arthritis, ankylosing, bursitis and spondylitis. Indomethacin cannot be used by people who have just gone through a heart bypass surgery because it can increase the risk of stroke.
Indomethacin is a drug that is used for treating moderate to severe osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, gouty arthritis or ankylosing spondylitis.
Indomethacin belongs to a class of drugs that is known as nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents. Indomethacin works by reducing the hormones that usually cause inflammation hence decreasing the pain and the swelling.
Other than the above-listed conditions, Indomethacin may also be used for relieving pain from various other conditions. However, you should have the doctor’s prescription of Indomethacin before taking it. Self-prescription is not recommended. Do not take a double dose to make up for a missed dose and always contact a doctor if you detect any signs and symptoms of an overdose.