Indomethacin Ointment

 Indomethacin Sopharma

Indomethacin Ointment - anti-inflammatory agent for external use.

Pharmacological action

Indomethacin ointment reduces swelling, stiffness, joint swelling, anti-inflammatory, antipyretic, analgesic effect, increases range of motion.

Applying the ointment after the surgery, injury patient may alleviate sudden pain, pain arising from motion, to reduce wound site appeared on inflammatory edema.

Product form

Indomethacin release ointment in tubes. Trade name Indomethacin ointment Sopharma.


Indomethacin is used to treat: inflammation of ligaments, tendons, joints, muscles that have arisen because of injuries (contusions, sprains, strains, excessive physical loads), eliminating inflammation in the soft tissue (bursitis, tendonitis, tenosynovitis).

Application ointment Indomethacin is also shown with radiculitis, myalgia, degenerative inflammatory diseases, provoking osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic or rheumatoid, plechelopatny periarthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, low back pain.

Instructions for use ointment Indomethacin

 Indomethacin Ointment
 Indomethacin Ointment Sopharma applied only externally 3-4 p / day to damaged or inflamed areas of the body or joints.

Ointment is recommended rubbed into the skin.

The instructions ointment Indomethacin the permissible daily dose: for adults it is 15 cm, and for children - no more than 7, 5 cm.

Side effects

Application ointment Indomethacin may cause dryness, redness, rash. In rare cases, an ointment provokes exacerbation of psoriasis.

Contraindications ointment Indomethacin

Do not use the ointment for pregnant women (3 trimester - contraindicated applied to large areas), in patients with hypersensitivity to the detected agent for the treatment of children up to one year.

Do not apply the tool on broken skin, mucous membranes, used to treat eye diseases.

Be wary of instruction ointment Indomethacin prescribed for children under six years old, pregnant 1, 2m trimesters, when peptic ulcer gastrointestinal pathologies of blood coagulation (bleeding tendency, prolonged bleeding, hemophilia), lactating women, patients who have had "aspirin" triad in the past.

Do not apply ointment for the treatment of intervertebral, hip joints.