What Conditions does Indomethacin Treat?

  • joint inflammatory disease in children and young adults
  • a type of joint disorder due to excess uric acid in the blood called gout
  • inflammation of the covering of the heart or pericardium
  • excruciating lower back pain from kidney stones
  • pain with menstruation
  • early labor
  • rheumatoid arthritis
  • joint damage causing pain and loss of function
  • ankylosing spondylitis, a rheumatic disease causing pain and stiffness in backbone
  • acute shoulder pain due to tendonitis
  • acute shoulder pain due to inflammation of shoulder joint
  • inflammation of a tendon
  • inflammation of the covering of a tendon
  • inflammation of the lining of a joint
  • inflammation of the sac surrounding the joint - bursitis
  • non-radiographic axial spondyloarthritis
  • fever

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