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Indomethacin

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/ 4,345 posts
Other Names: Indocin   Indocid

Naproxen

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/ 38,970 posts
Other Names: Aleve   Naprosyn   Naproxen Sodium   Anaprox   Midol
Rating: 3 out of 5
Based on 4,345 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 3 out of 5
Based on 38,970 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Indometacin (International Nonproprietary Name) or indomethacin (United States Approved Name and former British Approved Name) is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug commonly used to reduce fever, pain, stiffness, and inflammation. It works by i... Read more on Wikipedia
Naproxen sodium (International Nonproprietary Name) is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) commonly used for the reduction of pain, fever, inflammation and stiffness caused by conditions such as:* osteoarthritis* kidney stones* rheumatoid arth... Read more on Wikipedia
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What patients are saying about Indomethacin vs. Naproxen

155 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
nothing) The rhuematologist still checks my CBC's and ESR's....
...I am still in the early stages of psoriatic arthritis. I now take Indomethacin 75mg BID, and it is working, and ...Naproxen which did nothing) The rhuematologist still checks my CBC's and ESR's....
in my foot, I was given Naproxen to ease the pain by an...
...bad dose of gout in my foot, I was given Naproxen to ease the pain ...as bad as ever. My usual doctor then prescribed Indomethacin which has done the trick, virtually immediately. I will now ...
of trial & error to find one that works without side effects...
...one that's mentioned a lot here - but so are naproxen, meloxicam, and indomethacin, to name just a few of the dozens of NSAIDs. It can take a lot of trial & error to find one that works without...
before or after starting naproxen? I got mouth sores after...
...or after starting naproxen? I got mouth sores after a few weeks on indomethacin....a crop of 6 or so popped up very suddenly, and they gradually disappeared after I stopped the medication. A quick...
1100mg naproxen daily to indomethacin 2 capsules, three...
...vs naproxen - which is better? Hi all, My rheumy has changed me from 1100mg naproxen daily to indomethacin 2 capsules, three...
and Naproxen all failed for me. I might ask...
...one that couldn't find a NSAID after Diclofenac, Lodine, Indomethacin and Naproxen all failed for me. I might ask my doc to prescribe this...
rather well and indomethacin worked okay but made me feel...
...Like, for me, I find ibuprofen doesn't work at all, but naproxen works rather well and indomethacin worked okay but made me...
put me on Naproxen for pain relief. He's concerned that...
...testing. He's prescribed anti-biotics (Cefalexin) and has also put me on Naproxen for pain relief. He's concerned ...pain. I've tried Lodine, Diclofenic and Indomethacin without success. ...
or indomethacin for initial pain relief instead of...
...they can cause medication overuse headache. You could use either Acetaminophen, naproxen, ibuprofen or indomethacin for initial pain relief instead of Nicip. If you get headache frequently...
which I took for around a 10 days...it didn't help...
...sent me home with indomethacin, which I took for around a 10 days...it didn't help, and no matter ...my stomach (worse then naproxen and the antibiotic the ...doctor said \"what'd he give you...
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