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Is sulindac antiinflammitory?

Is sulindac antiinflammitory?

Yes: It is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug or NSAID like ibuprofen, Naproxen and aspirin. It is a prodrug that is metabolized in the liver to the active form which is then excreted in the bile and reabsorbed. After that, in functions in much the same manner as other nsaids. ...Read more

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How should I get rid of cefuroxime side effects. ?

How should I get rid of cefuroxime  side effects. ?

Which effects?: Predominantly gi, with nausea, vomiting and diarrhea. Generally just stop taking the drug. ...Read more

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How common are drug side effects in old adults?

How common are drug side effects in old adults?

More common: Unfortunately as we get older our bodies are much less efficient at getting rid of medicine that we take. This means that a dose for a young adult may be half or less in the elderly depending on their liver kidney function. So often older patients take doses that are too much for them and therefore they get more side effects from this because a regular adult dose is like taking a double dose. ...Read more

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What could happen if i take sulindac drug after its expiry date ?

What could happen if i take sulindac drug after its expiry date ?

It depends: It depends on how long after its expiration date. Taking it within a year or two is not an issue. ...Read more

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Are there any such things as medicine that prevents side effects? I've heard you get side effects from the way your body gets rid of the medication?

Are there any such things as medicine that prevents side effects? I've heard you get side effects from the way your body gets rid of the medication?

No general cure: There is no general answer to this question. There are a variety of reasons medications can cause side effects. Sometimes medications will be given to limit or treat adverse effects, but my general practice is to avoid using additional medications to treat adverse effects. I think this leads to over-medication and can cause more complex medication problems. ...Read more

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What side effects are associated with Sulindac?

Sulindac: See: http://www.drugs.com/sfx/sulindac-side-effects.html

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How effective is sulindac after its expiration date? What side effects can I expect?

Clarify: Are we talking 5 days expired or 5 years expired? see: http://www.drugs.com/sfx/sulindac-side-effects.html ...Read more

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Who should not take Sulindac?

Sulindac: Contraindications: "Patients who have experienced asthma, urticaria, or allergic-type reactions after taking aspirin or other NSAIDs; treatment of perioperative pain in setting of coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery; hypersensitivity to any component of the product." See: http://www.drugs.com/ppa/sulindac.html ...Read more

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Can i take sulindac 200 mg for toothache?

Can i take sulindac 200 mg for toothache?

Great choice: It will help relieve the pain and help to reduce the swelling. It will not however treat the cause of the toothache. If your toothache persists you you should see a dentist. ...Read more

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Can children take Sulindac?

Can children take Sulindac?

Sulindac: Sulindac Pharmacokinetics have not been studied in children. See: http://www.drugs.com/ppa/sulindac.html (It is used off-label) ...Read more

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Is sulindac antiinflammitory?

Yes: It is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug or NSAID like ibuprofen, Naproxen and aspirin. It is a prodrug that is metabolized in the liver to the active form which is then excreted in the bile and reabsorbed. After that, in functions in much the same manner as other nsaids. ...Read more

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What could happen if i take sulindac drug after its expiry date ?

It depends: It depends on how long after its expiration date. Taking it within a year or two is not an issue. ...Read more

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What will happen if I take sulindac drug after its expiration date?

Sulindac: Not recommended. "Throw away any unused medicine after the expiration date." See: http://www.msn.com/en-us/health/medical/drugs/sulindac-tablets/AA8UFN Note sure of what will happen if you take expired sulindac. ...Read more

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What to do if I have a prescription for sulindac and it's 150 mg?

What is the issue?: The dose is either 150 mg or 200 mg twice daily. Why the question? ...Read more

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