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Etodolac

FDA Approved: April 24, 1996
Pharm Company: WATSON LABS
Category: Anti-Inflammatory

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Etodolac Overview

Etodolac is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in January 1991.[1] Contents 1 Action 2 Indications 3 Interactions 4 Pregnancy and nursing 5 Side effects 6 Brand names 7 References 8 External links Action Main article: NSAIDs NSAIDs are used for the management of mild to moderate pain, fever, and inflammation. They work by reducing the levels of prostaglandins, which are chemicals that are responsible for pain and the fev...

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Details May Include Instructions, Side Effects, Interactions, Etc. Drug monograph is from Wikipedia. All text is available under the terms of the GFDL (GNU Free Documentation License). Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Etodolac

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what is this etodolac 200 mg used for
Please tell me what this pill is used for and all the side effects ## Hello, Karen! How are you? This is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory that's used to treat pain, fever and swelling. Side effects may include nausea, dizziness, headache, stomach irritation and increased risk of bleeding. Is there anything else I can help with?
Updated 1 month ago.
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how many years can etodolac last
I have this prescription from 06\06\2011. do you think it is still effective? ## Hello, Steve! How are you? No, being that old, it is likely best to just dispose of it. It isn't that common, but there's also a risk that old nonsteroidal anti-inflammatories may irritate the stomach and liver more than usual. Side effects to this medication may include nausea, dizziness, headache and stomach irritation. Is there anything else I can help with?
Updated 2 months ago.
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Oblong, off-white, 632, 500
the number 632 is split in order to break the pill in half, 500 is on the other side with no places in order for the pill to easily break ## I am not 100% certain, but from what I am finding, this may contain 500mgs of Etodolac, a nonteroidal anti-inflammatory. Does anyone else have information on this tablet? ## yes the pill is off white in color the # 632 is on the split side of the oval /capsule shaped pill and 500 on the other side. What is this?
Updated 2 months ago.
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etodolac 400 mg
Can you take parasitmul with etol fort 400 mg
Updated 3 months ago.
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what is the difference of etodolac sa and er
what is the difference of etodolac sa and er 500mg? ## Hello, Susan! How are you? There is no difference, both are just different abbreviations to show that it's time released. Side effects to this medication may include nausea, dizziness, headache and stomach irritation. Is there anything else I can help with?
Updated 3 months ago.
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Etodolac And Paracetamol
My Dr.R.Homechoudhury Prescribed Me For My Knie Joint Pain Please Sujjest me The Best and The Cheap Formulation of PROXYM-XT ## I am prescribed Proxym XT for my knee joint pain and imflammation, diagnosed 'Medial Miniscus injury for one month 1-0-1 tablets daily. I am also advised to take tablet Fit Joint 1-0-1 tablets daily for one month. I am 73yrs old male. How effective are these medicines? Any side effects? Thaks. ## I am 61years old,I doubted about the side effect as heart attack,brain stroke.tell me with detail about this. I am taking the dose 1-0-1daily from one weak, I am the patient of back pain since three months,
Updated 4 months ago.
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LONG TERM USAGE OF proxym 300 side effect
I have a pain in my neck due to reversal of curvature in the cervical, Doctor had asked me to take proxym 300 for a week, but I have been taking the tablet once a day for last 4-5 months, it helps in the pain of my neck. Is it dangerous? can there be some major side effects if I continue taking the same daily? ## What can be the side effects of Proxym 300 taken for a prolonged time, say if we take one tablet daily - what would be the side effects? ## Hello, Rajank! How are you? One of the active ingredients in this medication is Etodolac, which is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory. Long-term use of it could cause stomach ulceration, increased risk of bleeding and liver damage. Have you consulted your doctor? That would be the best thing to do, so they can look into the safety of you taki...
Updated 7 months ago.
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Etova Er
It has been prescribed one tbs per day of Etova-ER 400 at night for my wife to treat knee pain.Is it safe to continue this drug for a long period. ## Etova-ER contains a time released formulation of Etodolac, it's a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory that is used to treat pain, fever and swelling. Common side effects may include: nausea, diIzziness, headache and stomach irritation. There can be some issues from long-term use, such as ulcers and elevated blood pressure, which she should discuss with her doctor. Are there any other questions? ## I am 71 yrs old,healthy, no problems, no side effects. I fractured my 7th &8th rib in Feb,Xray shows healed,pain persists only while lying down. Advised Etova-P400&1/2 tabTancodep-2 morn&evening for ten days. No relief please comment #...
Updated 9 months ago.
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apo que 400
what is the number one source that (APO/que400) prescribed for. I've read several things like it is used as an antiinflammatory, Osteoporosis and other reasons for being prescribed. Also one website states the name brand is Etodolac. Is this information correct and please state to me the NAME BRAND. I would appreciate an answer as soon as you can get me the correct information. Thank you. ## Hello, Twila! How are you? No, you have the wrong identification for this tablet. An oblong, yellow tablet with APO on one side and QUE400 on the other contains 400mgs of Quetiapine, which is an atypical antipsychotic. The brand name for it in the U.S. is Seroquel. Learn more Quetiapine details here. Side effects may include: nausea, dizziness, weight changes and sedation. Is there anything else...
Updated 10 months ago.
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etodolac cause hart
Can etodolac cause permanent hart issues after taking for two weeks. Never had HBP before alway 120 70. Even had check up 3weeks before going to doc for knee pain. Doc prescribed etodolac. After taking 1 pill daily for two weeks I started to menstrait with some clotting after just getting over period 2weeks prior. I am very reg like clock.I Stopped taking meds. Went back to doc discovered to have very high HBP 150 93. He prescribed HBP meds. Have to take when over 140 90 and once in a wile during the day it does go high I'm 44years old Was always in good health except for little arthritis in knee ## The medication for high blood pressure should be taken all the time, not just when you get a high reading. They will not reach their full effectiveness and lower your blood pressure prop...
Updated 1 year ago.
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Etodolac
  • Capsule: 200mg, 300mg
  • Tablet: 400mg, 500mg
  • Tablet, Extended Release: 400mg, 500mg, 600mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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