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

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

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


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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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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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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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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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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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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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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

Dr. Hamid Sajjadi
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