Indomethacin candles

Indomethacin - anti-inflammatory agent.

Pharmacological action

Indomethacin is considered one of the most active nesteroidov. He has a strong analgesic, anti-inflammatory effect, delaying the production of active biological substances, responsible for the appearance of swelling and pain at the site of inflammation.

Indomethacin is widely used in gynecology, general practice.

Product form

Indomethacin release tablets, solution for injections, rectal suppositories Indomethacin.


Of indomethacin is effective in rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, periarthritis, osteoarthritis, gout, thrombophlebitis, inflammation musculoskeletal, connective tissue.

Also, as indicated in the instructions indomethacin, it is prescribed for edema with protein metabolism disorders, pain in the spine, neuralgia, myalgia, traumatic inflammation of musculoskeletal, soft tissue rheumatism, diffuse connective tissue diseases include the treatment of upper respiratory tract infections , prostatitis.

In gynecology Indomethacin is used in the complex treatment of cystitis, painful menstruation, adnexitis.

Instructions for use Indomethacin

 Indomethacin Tablets

Pills Indomethacin recommend drink milk, take them with food. Started treatment with a single oral two or three p / day. If necessary, the weekly dose is increased by one tablet in view of the fact that more than 4 tablets per day can not be taken.

Candles Indomethacin is used rectally - put a candle in the night. You can apply and the treatment regimen when taking a candle in the morning, at night. Effectively and combined treatment - one candle for the night, and one or two tablets one or two p / day.

side effects

Application of Indomethacin can cause hallucinations, dizziness, abdominal pain, headache, drowsiness, vomiting, nausea, allergies, changes of the retina, cornea.

Candles can lead to diarrhea, irritation of the rectal mucosa.

Contraindications Indomethacin

The instructions Indomethacin stated that it can not be used for bleeding the gastrointestinal tract, Parkinsonism, stomach ulcers, duodenal ulcers, epilepsy, hypertension, bone fractures, kidney disorders, liver functions, mental disorders, in case of hypersensitivity to the drug. The drug is contraindicated in children up to 10 liters, during pregnancy, lactation. Candles can not be used for haemorrhoids, proctitis.