Lodine vs Motrin

Lodine
(Rx)
Motrin
(OTC)
Lodine is a pain relief medication (NSAID).
Motrin is a pain relief medication (NSAID).
Satisfaction Score
?
3.7
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
?
4.0
Very Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Pain
2.5
Concern level
1.4
Helpfulness
for Pain
3.0
Concern level
1.2
Approval Date
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January 31, 1991
September 19, 1974
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
2,580 Discussions
190,562 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Pain
#2 for RA
#3 for Joint Pain
#4 for OA
Lodine is prescribed for Pain and RA and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Pain
#2 for Fever
#3 for Teething
#4 for Headaches
#5 for Swelling
#6 for Cramping
#7 for Migraines
#8 for Back Pain
#9 for Flu
#10 for Pain Relief
Motrin is approved for Pain and Fever and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Lod
Nausea
6
Stomach Problems
5
Rash
3
Drowsiness
3
Asthma
2
Cancer
2
Itching
2
Dizziness
2
Neuropathy
2
Hair Loss
2
Mot
Withdrawal Symptoms
2
Stomach Problems
1
Hives
1
Liver Damage
1
Tinnitus
1
Gastritis
1
Stomach Irritation
1
Blindness
1
GI Bleeding
1
Kidney Failure
1
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Lodine
Lod
Motrin
Mot
Nausea
Lod
Mot
6
0
Stomach Problems
Lod
Mot
5
1
Rash
Lod
Mot
3
0
Drowsiness
Lod
Mot
3
0
Asthma
Lod
Mot
2
0
Cancer
Lod
Mot
2
0
Itching
Lod
Mot
2
0
Dizziness
Lod
Mot
2
0
Neuropathy
Lod
Mot
2
0
Hair Loss
Lod
Mot
2
0
Withdrawal Symptoms
Mot
Lod
2
0
Stomach Problems
Mot
Lod
1
5
Hives
Mot
Lod
1
0
Liver Damage
Mot
Lod
1
0
Tinnitus
Mot
Lod
1
0
Gastritis
Mot
Lod
1
0
Stomach Irritation
Mot
Lod
1
0
Blindness
Mot
Lod
1
0
GI Bleeding
Mot
Lod
1
0
Kidney Failure
Mot
Lod
1
0
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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C Category C
Before taking Lodine during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
B Category B
Before taking Motrin during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Lodine and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Motrin and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Pill
Dosages
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Capsule: 200 mg, 300 mg
Tablet: 400 mg, 500 mg
Tablet: 50 mg, 100 mg, 200 mg, 300 mg, 400 mg, 600 mg, 800 mg
Drops: 50 mg/1.25 mL
Suspension: 100 mg/5 mL
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Etodolac
Ibuprofen
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Lodine and Motrin: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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