Active Ingredient(s):Tolmetin FDA Approved: * March 24, 1976 Pharm Company: *ORTHO MCNEIL PHARM Category:Anti-Inflammatory
Tolmetin /tlmtn/ is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) of the heterocyclic acetic acid derivative class. It is used primarily to reduce hormones that cause pain, swelling, tenderness, and stiffness in conditions such as osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis, including juvenile rheumatoid arthritis. In the United States it is marketed as Tolectin and comes as a tablet or capsule.
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