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What is the definition or description of: Etodolac allergy?

What is the definition or description of: Etodolac allergy?

Etodolac allergy: Etodolac is a nonsteroidal anti-Inflammatory drug. An allergy occurs when your body’s immune system creates antibodies to a foreign substance causing a reaction that can be mild to severe. For potential adverse effects see: https://www. Drugs. Com/etodolac. Html ...Read more

Dr. John Chiu
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Allergies (Definition)

Allergies occur when your immune system is triggered by envirionmental factors it should ignore--for example, pollen in the air, or dander on a cat or dog--and creates cells to fight against them. An allergic reaction typically causes itching, congestion, or drainage, and ...Read more


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Can you tell me if lodine (etodolac) works on your pain?

Can you tell me if lodine (etodolac) works on your pain?

No: No, iodine doesn't treat pain. But if it works for you, go for it! Be healthy! ...Read more

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Lodine (etodolac) XL tabs side effects?

Lodine (etodolac) XL tabs side effects?

Stomach upset: Etodolac can cause nausea, vomitting, abdominal pain, rash, headache, dizziness, and fluid retention. The most serious side effect, though not common, is GI bleeding. It is similar to other antiinflammatories. ...Read more

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Lodine (etodolac) has given me diarhea, so is there any way to go off of it?

Lodine (etodolac) has given me diarhea, so is there any way to go off of it?

Just stop it: This is an anti-inflammatory like motrin. You can just stop it. Obviously you take it for some kind of pain do discuss an alternative with your pcp. ...Read more

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Can you tell me if lodine (etodolac) XL contains aspirin?

Can you tell me if lodine (etodolac) XL contains aspirin?

No, it does not: Hi. Lodine is an NSAID called etodolac. Aspirin is also an NSAID, but there is no aspirin in any of the Lodine preparations. Note that aspirin and etodolac can have some similar side effects, particularly GI irritation. If you have an aspirin allergy, be sure you mentioned this to your doctor before he/she prescribed etodolac. To your health! ...Read more

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What are the side effects of etodolac/lodine, how does it compare to other anti-inflamitory's?

Stomach upset: Etodolac can cause nausea, vomitting, abdominal pain, rash, headache, dizziness, and fluid retention. The most serious side effect, though not common, is GI bleeding. It is similar to other antiinflammatories. ...Read more

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Wht is the medication LODINE (etodolac) used for?

Arthritis: Lodine (etodolac) is an anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) that is used for arthritis. Think of it like a prescription strength Ibuprofen/Advil. ...Read more

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What are signs and symptoms of a lodine (etodolac) overdose?

What are signs and symptoms of a lodine (etodolac) overdose?

Unusual: It is difficult to overdose with iodine from food supplements. You need greater than 1 gram of consumtion. Usually whe taking too much of a synthetic source. Symptoms can include burning sensation in mouth, throat, stomach. Nausea and vomiting with stomach pains. Weak pulse, diarrhea and coma. ...Read more

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Is lodine (etodolac) a good medicine to take for degenerative disc disease?

Is lodine (etodolac) a good medicine to take for degenerative disc disease?

Etodolac: Lodine, or etodolac, is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory and generally does well for degenerative disease in the joints and spine. However, don't forget the importance of strengthening and improving the flexibility of the nearby muscles - this can do even more than medicine to help with degenerative pains. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Lodine (etodolac) overdose?

Lodine overdose: An overdose occurs when an excessive / dangerous dose of a drug is used. "Symptoms following acute NSAID overdose are usually limited to lethargy, drowsiness, nausea, vomiting, and epigastric pain, " REF: http://www. Rxlist. Com/lodine-drug. Htm ...Read more

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My friend seems to think she's having lodine (etodolac) overdose symptoms?

My friend seems to think she's having lodine (etodolac) overdose symptoms?

IODINE OVERDOSE: Sx of iodine overdose are: burning pain in mouth or dysphagia, mucous membranes are brown-stained, laryngeal edema, abdominal pain with vomiting and lbm, shock! ...Read more

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Can I take Mucinex (guaifenesin) dm and lodine together?

Maybe: Check drugs. Com for interaction. I offer big caution on dm (dextromethorphan) which causes lots of unexpected problems and interactions. Consider pure Mucinex (guaifenesin) without dm. ...Read more

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I just left the Dr. He prescribed me Lodine XL 500mg for pain in my surgically repaired ankle. Will this work better than10 mg percocet for my pain?

I just left the Dr. He prescribed me Lodine XL 500mg for pain in my surgically repaired ankle. Will this work better than10 mg percocet for my pain?

Depends: Pain is a very relative and personal experience. It may or may not be better. You will need to try things to see what works. Since its surgery, it is presumed that things will improve and a NSAID will be better in the long term for that sort of thing provided you have no contraindication to them like Heart Disease ...Read more

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I am prescribed tramadol and lodine by my Dr. He also mentioned I can take Tylenol (acetaminophen). Is it safe to take all 3 at the same time?

I am prescribed tramadol and lodine by my Dr. He also mentioned I can take Tylenol (acetaminophen). Is it safe to take all 3 at the same time?

No problem!: There should be no problem. But, if you don't enjoy swallowing this many at the same time, there's also no problem taking them separately. Just remember how long you need to wait until the next one. To avoid confusion, if you are comfortable swallowing a few in succession, it's safe to do so. Best! ...Read more

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I'm trying volteran gel, and lodine (etodolac) for post op pip 4th digit repair. Also changing surgeons. Pain won't let me sleep. Any pain mgmt suggestions/ideas?

RSD: You may be suffering from reflex sympathetic dystrophy (rsd), also known as complex regional pain syndrome (crps i), is a chronic pain condition that is caused by problems in the central or peripheral nervous system. Rsd symptoms are continuous, intense pain that is out of proportion to the severity of injury
treatment forrsd includes pyschotherapy
physical therapy, medication, nerve block ...Read more

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Used Lodine or Celebrex (celecoxib) on and off for 3 or 4 years. Occasionally had some stomach burning. Haven't used in 3 months can it still cause an ulcer?

Used Lodine or Celebrex (celecoxib) on and off for 3 or 4 years. Occasionally had some stomach burning. Haven't used in 3 months can it still cause an ulcer?

Maybe, but not DUE.: Even people who have never used those meds may get stomach ulcers, so your being off them for a few months doesn't eliminate the possibility. ...Read more

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Had ovarian cyst, ruptured, . Er gave lodine (etodolac). Got period 4days later. Week after period ended same dull, achy, pain back. Seems like discharge with pain?

Had ovarian cyst, ruptured, . Er gave lodine (etodolac). Got period 4days later. Week after period ended same dull, achy, pain back. Seems like discharge with pain?

See your doctor: Cysts are of many types and can cause pain, but discharge and pain suggests pelvic inflammatory disease, or at least some sort of infectious process. You must have the discharge analyzed and cultured. ...Read more

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My husband has had erectile dysfunction for 8 months. He takes lodine, (etodolac) prednisone, vicodin 10/325. Which one is causing the ED or is it all three?

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My husband has had erectile dysfunction for 8 months. He takes lodine, (etodolac) prednisone, vicodin 10/325. Which one is causing the ED or is it all three?

Who know?: All possible, but to pinpoint which one is the culprit, one has to painstakingly verify, record, and correlate the timing of onset of ed with the timing of starting a drug. Meanwhile, the general health, current medical illness, lifestyle with/without overindulgence and obsession, etc. Have to be comprehensively assessed so a reasonable accurate diagnosis can be reached for proposing treatment. ...Read more

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Betadine (povidone lodine (etodolac) solution my surgeon gv it to me for cleaning my penis glans n reduce sensitivity m circumcised 12 days ago this lotion work?

Betadine (povidone lodine (etodolac) solution my surgeon gv it to me for cleaning my penis glans n reduce sensitivity m circumcised 12 days ago this lotion work?

For preop disinfect: It's the standard practice to use betadine soap/solution to scrub and paint to disinfect surgical site right before surgery so to minimize possible infection of wound/incision if not allergic to iodine. It does not numb the glans. As to possible altering the sensation of glans, ask doc timely to explore other potential causes, but requiring more detail hx, physicals, etc. For now, just watch... ...Read more

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Tx for h.Pylori infx 6 mos ago, now peptic ulcer comes back after taking anti-inflammatory (lodine/medrol) drug for 2 wks. Is current flare-up due to failure eradicate h.Pylori or nsaid drugs?

Tx for h.Pylori infx 6 mos ago, now peptic ulcer comes back after taking anti-inflammatory (lodine/medrol) drug for 2 wks. Is current flare-up due to failure eradicate h.Pylori or nsaid drugs?

Either / both: Could be from either or both. We're biopsied obtained at time of recent egd for the evaluation of hpylori? If not then you should have a breath test for hpylori (when safe to come off ppi). ...Read more

Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Etodolac (Definition)

Etodolac is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medication that is used to treat pain, fever & inflammation. It is specifically indicated for treatment of osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis. It's brand name ...Read more


Dr. Milton Alvis Jr
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Lodine (Definition)

Lodine is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory which is a ...Read more