A non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agent (NSAID) that inhibits the enzyme cyclooxygenase necessary for the formation of prostaglandins and other autacoids. It also inhibits the motility of polymorphonuclear leukocytes.
Compounds or agents that combine with cyclooxygenase (PROSTAGLANDIN-ENDOPEROXIDE SYNTHASES) and thereby prevent its substrate-enzyme combination with arachidonic acid and the formation of eicosanoids, prostaglandins, and thromboxanes.
A group of compounds derived from unsaturated 20-carbon fatty acids, primarily arachidonic acid, via the cyclooxygenase pathway. They are extremely potent mediators of a diverse group of physiological processes.
Anti-inflammatory agents that are non-steroidal in nature. In addition to anti-inflammatory actions, they have analgesic, antipyretic, and platelet-inhibitory actions.They act by blocking the synthesis of prostaglandins by inhibiting cyclooxygenase, which converts arachidonic acid to cyclic endoperoxides, precursors of prostaglandins. Inhibition of prostaglandin synthesis accounts for their analgesic, antipyretic, and platelet-inhibitory actions; other mechanisms may contribute to their anti-inflammatory effects.
The most common and most biologically active of the mammalian prostaglandins. It exhibits most biological activities characteristic of prostaglandins and has been used extensively as an oxytocic agent. The compound also displays a protective effect on the intestinal mucosa.
(11 alpha,13E,15S)-11,15-Dihydroxy-9-oxoprost-13-en-1-oic acid (PGE(1)); (5Z,11 alpha,13E,15S)-11,15-dihydroxy-9-oxoprosta-5,13-dien-1-oic acid (PGE(2)); and (5Z,11 alpha,13E,15S,17Z)-11,15-dihydroxy-9-oxoprosta-5,13,17-trien-1-oic acid (PGE(3)). Three of the six naturally occurring prostaglandins. They are considered primary in that no one is derived from another in living organisms. Originally isolated from sheep seminal fluid and vesicles, they are found in many organs and tissues and play a major role in mediating various physiological activities.
Enzyme complexes that catalyze the formation of PROSTAGLANDINS from the appropriate unsaturated FATTY ACIDS, molecular OXYGEN, and a reduced acceptor.
Compounds that inhibit the action of prostaglandins.
A congenital heart defect characterized by the persistent opening of fetal DUCTUS ARTERIOSUS that connects the PULMONARY ARTERY to the descending aorta (AORTA, DESCENDING) allowing unoxygenated blood to bypass the lung and flow to the PLACENTA. Normally, the ductus is closed shortly after birth.
A constitutively-expressed subtype of prostaglandin-endoperoxide synthase. It plays an important role in many cellular processes.
A dual inhibitor of both cyclooxygenase and lipoxygenase pathways. It exerts an anti-inflammatory effect by inhibiting the formation of prostaglandins and leukotrienes. The drug also enhances pulmonary hypoxic vasoconstriction and has a protective effect after myocardial ischemia.
Ulceration of the GASTRIC MUCOSA due to contact with GASTRIC JUICE. It is often associated with HELICOBACTER PYLORI infection or consumption of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDS).
A nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agent with analgesic properties used in the therapy of rheumatism and arthritis.
Lining of the STOMACH, consisting of an inner EPITHELIUM, a middle LAMINA PROPRIA, and an outer MUSCULARIS MUCOSAE. The surface cells produce MUCUS that protects the stomach from attack by digestive acid and enzymes. When the epithelium invaginates into the LAMINA PROPRIA at various region of the stomach (CARDIA; GASTRIC FUNDUS; and PYLORUS), different tubular gastric glands are formed. These glands consist of cells that secrete mucus, enzymes, HYDROCHLORIC ACID, or hormones.
The physiologically active and stable hydrolysis product of EPOPROSTENOL. Found in nearly all mammalian tissue.
A potent lipoxygenase inhibitor that interferes with arachidonic acid metabolism. The compound also inhibits formyltetrahydrofolate synthetase, carboxylesterase, and cyclooxygenase to a lesser extent. It also serves as an antioxidant in fats and oils.
A non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agent with antipyretic and antigranulation activities. It also inhibits prostaglandin biosynthesis.
An unsaturated, essential fatty acid. It is found in animal and human fat as well as in the liver, brain, and glandular organs, and is a constituent of animal phosphatides. It is formed by the synthesis from dietary linoleic acid and is a precursor in the biosynthesis of prostaglandins, thromboxanes, and leukotrienes.
(9 alpha,11 alpha,13E,15S)-9,11,15-Trihydroxyprost-13-en-1-oic acid (PGF(1 alpha)); (5Z,9 alpha,11,alpha,13E,15S)-9,11,15-trihydroxyprosta-5,13-dien-1-oic acid (PGF(2 alpha)); (5Z,9 alpha,11 alpha,13E,15S,17Z)-9,11,15-trihydroxyprosta-5,13,17-trien-1-oic acid (PGF(3 alpha)). A family of prostaglandins that includes three of the six naturally occurring prostaglandins. All naturally occurring PGF have an alpha configuration at the 9-carbon position. They stimulate uterine and bronchial smooth muscle and are often used as oxytocics.
The relationship between the dose of an administered drug and the response of the organism to the drug.
A prostaglandin that is a powerful vasodilator and inhibits platelet aggregation. It is biosynthesized enzymatically from PROSTAGLANDIN ENDOPEROXIDES in human vascular tissue. The sodium salt has been also used to treat primary pulmonary hypertension (HYPERTENSION, PULMONARY).
An inducibly-expressed subtype of prostaglandin-endoperoxide synthase. It plays an important role in many cellular processes and INFLAMMATION. It is the target of COX2 INHIBITORS.
Compounds that bind to and inhibit that enzymatic activity of LIPOXYGENASES. Included under this category are inhibitors that are specific for lipoxygenase subtypes and act to reduce the production of LEUKOTRIENES.
A nonapeptide messenger that is enzymatically produced from KALLIDIN in the blood where it is a potent but short-lived agent of arteriolar dilation and increased capillary permeability. Bradykinin is also released from MAST CELLS during asthma attacks, from gut walls as a gastrointestinal vasodilator, from damaged tissues as a pain signal, and may be a neurotransmitter.
A synthetic prostaglandin E analog that protects the gastric mucosa, prevents ulceration, and promotes the healing of peptic ulcers. The protective effect is independent of acid inhibition. It is also a potent inhibitor of pancreatic function and growth of experimental tumors.
The prototypical analgesic used in the treatment of mild to moderate pain. It has anti-inflammatory and antipyretic properties and acts as an inhibitor of cyclooxygenase which results in the inhibition of the biosynthesis of prostaglandins. Aspirin also inhibits platelet aggregation and is used in the prevention of arterial and venous thrombosis. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p5)
The physiological widening of BLOOD VESSELS by relaxing the underlying VASCULAR SMOOTH MUSCLE.
A subclass of cyclooxygenase inhibitors with specificity for CYCLOOXYGENASE-2.
Endogenously-synthesized compounds that influence biological processes not otherwise classified under ENZYMES; HORMONES or HORMONE ANTAGONISTS.
A 20-carbon unsaturated fatty acid containing 4 alkyne bonds. It inhibits the enzymatic conversion of arachidonic acid to prostaglandins E(2) and F(2a).
A free radical gas produced endogenously by a variety of mammalian cells, synthesized from ARGININE by NITRIC OXIDE SYNTHASE. Nitric oxide is one of the ENDOTHELIUM-DEPENDENT RELAXING FACTORS released by the vascular endothelium and mediates VASODILATION. It also inhibits platelet aggregation, induces disaggregation of aggregated platelets, and inhibits platelet adhesion to the vascular endothelium. Nitric oxide activates cytosolic GUANYLATE CYCLASE and thus elevates intracellular levels of CYCLIC GMP.
A non-selective inhibitor of nitric oxide synthase. It has been used experimentally to induce hypertension.
An inhibitor of nitric oxide synthetase which has been shown to prevent glutamate toxicity. Nitroarginine has been experimentally tested for its ability to prevent ammonia toxicity and ammonia-induced alterations in brain energy and ammonia metabolites. (Neurochem Res 1995:200(4):451-6)
A stable, physiologically active compound formed in vivo from the prostaglandin endoperoxides. It is important in the platelet-release reaction (release of ADP and serotonin).
A strain of albino rat developed at the Wistar Institute that has spread widely at other institutions. This has markedly diluted the original strain.
A common name used for the genus Cavia. The most common species is Cavia porcellus which is the domesticated guinea pig used for pets and biomedical research.
That phase of a muscle twitch during which a muscle returns to a resting position.
An unstable intermediate between the prostaglandin endoperoxides and thromboxane B2. The compound has a bicyclic oxaneoxetane structure. It is a potent inducer of platelet aggregation and causes vasoconstriction. It is the principal component of rabbit aorta contracting substance (RCS).
A neurotransmitter found at neuromuscular junctions, autonomic ganglia, parasympathetic effector junctions, a subset of sympathetic effector junctions, and at many sites in the central nervous system.
The physiological narrowing of BLOOD VESSELS by contraction of the VASCULAR SMOOTH MUSCLE.
A fetal blood vessel connecting the pulmonary artery with the descending aorta.
Analogs or derivatives of prostaglandins E that do not occur naturally in the body. They do not include the product of the chemical synthesis of hormonal PGE.
A naturally occurring prostaglandin that has oxytocic, luteolytic, and abortifacient activities. Due to its vasocontractile properties, the compound has a variety of other biological actions.
Genetically identical individuals developed from brother and sister matings which have been carried out for twenty or more generations or by parent x offspring matings carried out with certain restrictions. This also includes animals with a long history of closed colony breeding.
A process leading to shortening and/or development of tension in muscle tissue. Muscle contraction occurs by a sliding filament mechanism whereby actin filaments slide inward among the myosin filaments.
Single pavement layer of cells which line the luminal surface of the entire vascular system and regulate the transport of macromolecules and blood components.
A group of LEUKOTRIENES; (LTC4; LTD4; and LTE4) that is the major mediator of BRONCHOCONSTRICTION; HYPERSENSITIVITY; and other allergic reactions. Earlier studies described a "slow-reacting substance of ANAPHYLAXIS" released from lung by cobra venom or after anaphylactic shock. The relationship between SRS-A leukotrienes was established by UV which showed the presence of the conjugated triene. (From Merck Index, 11th ed)
The species Oryctolagus cuniculus, in the family Leporidae, order LAGOMORPHA. Rabbits are born in burrows, furless, and with eyes and ears closed. In contrast with HARES, rabbits have 22 chromosome pairs.
An amine derived by enzymatic decarboxylation of HISTIDINE. It is a powerful stimulant of gastric secretion, a constrictor of bronchial smooth muscle, a vasodilator, and also a centrally acting neurotransmitter.
A cyclooxygenase inhibiting, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agent (NSAID) that is well established in treating rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis and used for musculoskeletal disorders, dysmenorrhea, and postoperative pain. Its long half-life enables it to be administered once daily.
A group of compounds that contain the structure SO2NH2.
The action of a drug that may affect the activity, metabolism, or toxicity of another drug.
Azoles of two nitrogens at the 1,2 positions, next to each other, in contrast with IMIDAZOLES in which they are at the 1,3 positions.
A strain of albino rat used widely for experimental purposes because of its calmness and ease of handling. It was developed by the Sprague-Dawley Animal Company.
Physiologically active compounds found in many organs of the body. They are formed in vivo from the prostaglandin endoperoxides and cause platelet aggregation, contraction of arteries, and other biological effects. Thromboxanes are important mediators of the actions of polyunsaturated fatty acids transformed by cyclooxygenase.
Abnormal fluid accumulation in TISSUES or body cavities. Most cases of edema are present under the SKIN in SUBCUTANEOUS TISSUE.
Unstriated and unstriped muscle, one of the muscles of the internal organs, blood vessels, hair follicles, etc. Contractile elements are elongated, usually spindle-shaped cells with centrally located nuclei. Smooth muscle fibers are bound together into sheets or bundles by reticular fibers and frequently elastic nets are also abundant. (From Stedman, 25th ed)
A butyl-diphenyl-pyrazolidinedione that has anti-inflammatory, antipyretic, and analgesic activities. It has been used in ANKYLOSING SPONDYLITIS; RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS; and REACTIVE ARTHRITIS.
An NADPH-dependent enzyme that catalyzes the conversion of L-ARGININE and OXYGEN to produce CITRULLINE and NITRIC OXIDE.
An acridine derivative formerly widely used as an antimalarial but superseded by chloroquine in recent years. It has also been used as an anthelmintic and in the treatment of giardiasis and malignant effusions. It is used in cell biological experiments as an inhibitor of phospholipase A2.
Compounds or agents that combine with an enzyme in such a manner as to prevent the normal substrate-enzyme combination and the catalytic reaction.
An IBUPROFEN-type anti-inflammatory analgesic and antipyretic. It is used in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis.
A non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agent that is less effective than equal doses of ASPIRIN in relieving pain and reducing fever. However, individuals who are hypersensitive to ASPIRIN may tolerate sodium salicylate. In general, this salicylate produces the same adverse reactions as ASPIRIN, but there is less occult gastrointestinal bleeding. (From AMA Drug Evaluations Annual, 1992, p120)
Drugs used to cause constriction of the blood vessels.
Drugs used to cause dilation of the blood vessels.
A class of compounds named after and generally derived from C20 fatty acids (EICOSANOIC ACIDS) that includes PROSTAGLANDINS; LEUKOTRIENES; THROMBOXANES, and HYDROXYEICOSATETRAENOIC ACIDS. They have hormone-like effects mediated by specialized receptors (RECEPTORS, EICOSANOID).
A non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agent (NSAID) with antipyretic and analgesic actions. It is primarily available as the sodium salt.
Arteries which arise from the abdominal aorta and distribute to most of the intestines.
A stable prostaglandin endoperoxide analog which serves as a thromboxane mimetic. Its actions include mimicking the hydro-osmotic effect of VASOPRESSIN and activation of TYPE C PHOSPHOLIPASES. (From J Pharmacol Exp Ther 1983;224(1): 108-117; Biochem J 1984;222(1):103-110)
Substances that reduce or suppress INFLAMMATION.
A water-soluble extractive mixture of sulfated polysaccharides from RED ALGAE. Chief sources are the Irish moss CHONDRUS CRISPUS (Carrageen), and Gigartina stellata. It is used as a stabilizer, for suspending COCOA in chocolate manufacture, and to clarify BEVERAGES.
The cartilaginous and membranous tube descending from the larynx and branching into the right and left main bronchi.
The development of bony substance in normally soft structures.
The state of activity or tension of a muscle beyond that related to its physical properties, that is, its active resistance to stretch. In skeletal muscle, tonus is dependent upon efferent innervation. (Stedman, 25th ed)
A drug that has analgesic, anti-inflammatory, and antipyretic properties. It is the sodium sulfonate of AMINOPYRINE.
An enzyme of the oxidoreductase class primarily found in PLANTS. It catalyzes reactions between linoleate and other fatty acids and oxygen to form hydroperoxy-fatty acid derivatives.
An anti-inflammatory analgesic and antipyretic of the phenylalkynoic acid series. It has been shown to reduce bone resorption in periodontal disease by inhibiting CARBONIC ANHYDRASE.
Structurally related forms of an enzyme. Each isoenzyme has the same mechanism and classification, but differs in its chemical, physical, or immunological characteristics.
Medicated dosage forms that are designed to be inserted into the rectal, vaginal, or urethral orifice of the body for absorption. Generally, the active ingredients are packaged in dosage forms containing fatty bases such as cocoa butter, hydrogenated oil, or glycerogelatin that are solid at room temperature but melt or dissolve at body temperature.
An enzyme found predominantly in platelet microsomes. It catalyzes the conversion of PGG(2) and PGH(2) (prostaglandin endoperoxides) to thromboxane A2. EC 5.3.99.5.
Pathological processes involving the STOMACH.
A non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agent with analgesic, anti-inflammatory, and antipyretic properties. It is an inhibitor of cyclooxygenase.
Drugs that prevent preterm labor and immature birth by suppressing uterine contractions (TOCOLYSIS). Agents used to delay premature uterine activity include magnesium sulfate, beta-mimetics, oxytocin antagonists, calcium channel inhibitors, and adrenergic beta-receptor agonists. The use of intravenous alcohol as a tocolytic is now obsolete.
A 37-amino acid residue peptide isolated from the scorpion Leiurus quinquestriatus hebraeus. It is a neurotoxin that inhibits calcium activated potassium channels.
The nonstriated involuntary muscle tissue of blood vessels.
The flow of BLOOD through or around an organ or region of the body.
The salts or esters of salicylic acids, or salicylate esters of an organic acid. Some of these have analgesic, antipyretic, and anti-inflammatory activities by inhibiting prostaglandin synthesis.
The smallest divisions of the arteries located between the muscular arteries and the capillaries.
The glycine amide of 4-aminobenzoic acid. Its sodium salt is used as a diagnostic aid to measure effective renal plasma flow (ERPF) and excretory capacity.
Synthetic compounds that are analogs of the naturally occurring prostaglandin endoperoxides and that mimic their pharmacologic and physiologic activities. They are usually more stable than the naturally occurring compounds.
An essential amino acid that is physiologically active in the L-form.
A potent vasodilator agent that increases peripheral blood flow.
A lesion on the surface of the skin or a mucous surface, produced by the sloughing of inflammatory necrotic tissue.
A histamine congener, it competitively inhibits HISTAMINE binding to HISTAMINE H2 RECEPTORS. Cimetidine has a range of pharmacological actions. It inhibits GASTRIC ACID secretion, as well as PEPSIN and GASTRIN output.
Hydrochloric acid present in GASTRIC JUICE.
An anthranilic acid derivative with analgesic, anti-inflammatory, and antipyretic properties. It is used in musculoskeletal and joint disorders and administered by mouth and topically. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p16)
Pathological development in the JEJUNUM region of the SMALL INTESTINE.
The domestic dog, Canis familiaris, comprising about 400 breeds, of the carnivore family CANIDAE. They are worldwide in distribution and live in association with people. (Walker's Mammals of the World, 5th ed, p1065)
Body organ that filters blood for the secretion of URINE and that regulates ion concentrations.
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... nor did the authors report that the cutoff for cardiovascular adverse events was before that for gastrointestinal adverse ... By March 2006, there were over 10,000 cases and 190 class actions filed against Merck[51] over adverse cardiovascular events ... The APPROVe study was terminated early when the preliminary data from the study showed an increased relative risk of adverse ... This was largely based on the VIGOR (Vioxx GI Outcomes Research) study, which compared the efficacy and adverse effect profiles ...
Adverse effects[edit]. Contraindications[edit]. Aspirin should not be taken by people who are allergic to ibuprofen or naproxen ... Other adverse effects[edit]. Aspirin can induce swelling of skin tissues in some people. In one study, angioedema appeared one ... One common adverse effect is an upset stomach.[4] More significant side effects include stomach ulcers, stomach bleeding, and ... Aspirin should only be given to animals under the direct supervision of a veterinarian, as adverse effects-including ...
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Adverse effects[edit]. Common adverse effects are those associated with most anticholinergics, with effects being more ...
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  • Indometacin has also been used clinically to delay premature labor , reduce amniotic fluid in polyhydramnios , and to close patent ductus arteriosus . (wikipedia.org)
  • Prophylactic indomethacin in extremely low birth weight infants decreases severe intraventricular hemorrhage and patent ductus arteriosus but it is unknown whether concurrent enteral feeding and prophylactic indomethacin is associated with increased risk of spontaneous intestinal perforation. (aappublications.org)
  • Prophylactic indomethacin during the first 3 days after birth in extremely low birth weight (ELBW) infants (birth weight ≤1000 g) decreases the incidence of severe intraventricular hemorrhage and patent ductus arteriosus (PDA). (aappublications.org)
  • More indomethacin-exposed infants had necrotizing enterocolitis (29 percent vs. 8 percent, P = 0.005), intracranial hemorrhage grade II to IV (28 percent vs. 9 percent, P = 0.02), and patent ductus arteriosus (62 percent, vs. 44 percent, P = 0.05). (nih.gov)
  • More indomethacin-exposed infants with a patent ductus arteriosus required surgical ligation because of either a lack of initial response or a reopening of the duct after postnatal indomethacin therapy (50 percent vs. 20 percent of the unexposed infants, P = 0.05). (nih.gov)
  • Indomethacin failed to produce permanent ductal closure in any of four premature infants with patent ductus arteriosus to whom the drug was given. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Prophylactic indomethacin (3 doses) decreases patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) and intraventricular hemorrhage (IVH) in preterm infants. (nature.com)
  • Regazzi MB, Rondanelli R, Vidale E, et al (1984) Pharmacokinetics and clinical efficacity of indomethacin in premature infants with patent ductus arteriosus. (springer.com)
  • Yeh TF, Wilks A, Singh J, Betkerur M, Lilien L, Pildes RS (1982) Furosemide prevents the renal side effects of indomethacin therapy in premature infants with patent ductus arteriosus. (springer.com)
  • Seri I, Tulassay T, Kiszel J, Csömör S (1984) The use of dopamine for the prevention of the renal side effects of indomethacin in premature infants with patent ductus arteriosus. (springer.com)
  • To compare the effectiveness and complications of intravenous ibuprofen versus indomethacin treatment of patent ductus arteriosus in preterm infants. (hkmj.org)
  • A total of 95 infants who had received at least one course of indomethacin or ibuprofen for closure of patent ductus arteriosus from January 2008 to December 2011 were studied. (hkmj.org)
  • In our clinical practice, ibuprofen and indomethacin were shown to be equally effective for medical closure of patent ductus arteriosus in premature infants. (hkmj.org)
  • Close monitoring for adverse effects is recommended in infants with patent ductus arteriosus treated with either indomethacin or ibuprofen. (hkmj.org)
  • The purpose of the study is to determine the safety and efficacy of ibuprofen, compared with indomethacin, in the treatment for the closure of the patent ductus arteriosus in premature bab. (bioportfolio.com)
  • We hypothesize that feeding preterm infants while they receive indomethacin or ibuprofen therapy for treatment of a patent ductus arteriosus will decrease the incidence of feeding intolera. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Association of Placebo, Indomethacin, Ibuprofen, and Acetaminophen With Closure of Hemodynamically Significant Patent Ductus Arteriosus in Preterm Infants: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. (bioportfolio.com)
  • NSAIDs cause an increased risk of serious gastrointestinal (GI) adverse events including bleeding, ulceration, and perforation of the stomach or intestines, which can be fatal. (nih.gov)
  • In general, adverse effects seen with indometacin are similar to all other NSAIDs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Indometacin is a methylated indole derivative and a member of the arylalkanoic acid class of NSAIDs, which includes diclofenac . (bionity.com)
  • As with all NSAIDs, black box warnings caution against use of indomethacin in patients with cardiovascular disease or risk factors for cardiovascular disease. (drugs.com)
  • The adverse effects of NSAIDs on BP may be related to the specific drug or to the dose or duration of therapy, as well as to patient-specific characteristics. (nih.gov)
  • unlike conventional NSAIDs, they seem free of appreciable adverse effects, while they retain beneficial activities of their parent compounds. (aacrjournals.org)
  • Ibuprofen, naproxen, indomethacin, and other NSAIDs are effective across a variety of common conditions, from acute musculoskeletal pain to chronic arthritis. (medworm.com)
  • More than a dozen different NSAIDs are available, including naproxen (as in Naprosyn or Aleve), celecoxib (Celebrex), diclofenac (Voltaren) and indomethacin (Indocin). (medworm.com)
  • Sostres C, Gargallo CJ, Arroyo MT, Lanas A. Adverse effects of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs, aspirin and coxibs) on upper gastrointestinal tract. (springer.com)
  • Newest entry into the nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory (NSAID) market boasts "submicron" particles that reduce the risk of adverse events associated with NSAIDs. (practicalpainmanagement.com)
  • Tivobrex, which was first approved in March 2014, is designed to reduce the adverse effects of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). (practicalpainmanagement.com)
  • Adverse events associated with NSAIDs have been associated with more deaths per year than opioids. (practicalpainmanagement.com)
  • Ibuprofen and naproxen (Naprosyn) are good, first-line NSAIDs for mild to moderate acute pain based on effectiveness, adverse effect profile, cost, and over-the-counter availability. (aafp.org)
  • People who take nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) (other than aspirin) such as indomethacin may have a higher risk of having a heart attack or a stroke than people who do not take these medications. (medlineplus.gov)
  • NSAIDs such as indomethacin may cause ulcers, bleeding, or holes in the stomach or intestine. (medlineplus.gov)
  • The risk may be higher for people who take NSAIDs for a long time, are older in age, have poor health, or drink large amounts of alcohol while you are taking indomethacin. (medlineplus.gov)
  • Indomethacin is in a class of medications called NSAIDs. (medlineplus.gov)
  • Included are prednisone acetate and a number of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) such as diclofenac, indomethacin, naproxen and piroxicam. (gov.hk)
  • Many NSAIDs, but particularly indomethacin, cause lithium retention by reducing its excretion by the kidneys . (worldheritage.org)
  • One of the mechanisms which has been associated with the adverse effects of NSAIDs is the generation of oxidative stress. (hindawi.com)
  • Another class of semiselective NSAIDs (indomethacin, meloxicam, and diclofenac) have a higher affinity for COX-2 but tend to inhibit the COX-1 pathway also [ 13 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • However, irrespective of their mechanism of action, prolonged exposure to any class of NSAIDs has been shown to have potential adverse effects on cardiovascular events in patients with or without preexisting cardiovascular conditions, depending on the duration and dosage of these drugs [ 14 , 15 ] (Table 1 ). (hindawi.com)
  • Nonselective nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, or NSAIDs, such as indomethacin and ibuprofen, are inexpensive but can cause adverse events that have been well described in the literature," Dejani said. (eurekalert.org)
  • 1 , 2 , 3 However, administration of indomethacin soon after birth in preterm infants may be associated with an increased risk for spontaneous intestinal perforation (SIP) 4 - 8 or necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC) with intestinal perforation. (aappublications.org)
  • The administration of indomethacin is often limited to 48 hours, and baseline labs, including CBC count and liver function tests (LFTs), should be ordered prior to initiation of therapy. (medscape.com)
  • The effect of non-rectal administration of indomethacin or diclofenac was not significant (P = 0.1507), but rectal route was very effective (P = 0.0005) with a NNT of 19. (snfge.org)
  • The administration of indomethacin or diclofenac was avoided in patients with renal failure. (snfge.org)
  • We hypothesized that continuous administration of indomethacin would provide this option. (bioportfolio.com)
  • In mild to moderate pain a standard oral dose of indometacin proved as effective as 600mg aspirin. (bionity.com)
  • We assessed the chemopreventive properties of NO-indomethacin (NCX 530) and NO-aspirin (NCX 4016) against azoxymethane-induced colon cancer. (aacrjournals.org)
  • Two weeks after azoxymethane treatment, rats (48 per group) were fed experimental diets containing NO-indomethacin (0, 40, or 80 ppm), or NO-aspirin (1,500 or 3,000 ppm), representing 40% and 80% of the maximum tolerated dose. (aacrjournals.org)
  • 3. The method of claim 2, wherein the nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agent is selected from the group consisting of aspirin, diclofenac, etodolac, indometacin, naproxen, ibuprofen and piroxicam. (freepatentsonline.com)
  • However, as we ve seen with separating aspirin from willow bark, trying to find the active ingredient in a herb and using it alone tends to both diminish its effects and remove the balancing components that can both increase positive effects and decrease or eliminate adverse effects. (whale.to)
  • These highlights do not include all the information needed to use INDOCIN® SUPPOSITORIES (INDOMETHACIN SUPPOSITORIES) safely and effectively. (nih.gov)
  • INDOCIN (indomethacin) Oral Suspension is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug, available as an oral suspension contain 25 mg of indomethacin per 5mL, alcohol 1%, and sorbic acid 0.1% added as a preservative for oral administration. (rxlist.com)
  • Indocin (contains pharmaceutical preparation Indomethacin) can be classified as a nonsteroid anti-inflammatory or antirheumatic pharmacon. (imedix.com)
  • Ibuprofen and indomethacin are nonselective prostaglandin synthetase inhibitors that have been shown to improve oxygen-induced retinopathy in mice. (arvojournals.org)
  • This study was conducted to examine and compare the effects of early postnatal ibuprofen and indomethacin on ocular and systemic VEGF, IGF-I, and GH during rat ocular development. (arvojournals.org)
  • Comparative study of Ibuprofen and Indomethacin loaded poly (caprolactone) nanoparticles: physicochemical properties. (springer.com)
  • Indometacin , also known as indomethacin , is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) commonly used as a prescription medication to reduce fever , pain , stiffness , and swelling from inflammation . (wikipedia.org)
  • Indomethacin is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) used to treat mild to moderate acute pain and relieve symptoms of arthritis (osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis) or gout, such as inflammation, swelling, stiffness, and joint pain. (mayoclinic.org)
  • Pharmacology, adverse reactions, warnings and side effects Diclofenac sodium is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug that helps relieve pain, stiffness, and swelling caused by several types of arthritis, including osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis. (liberalconspiracy.org)
  • As an NSAID, indometacin is an analgesic , anti-inflammatory , and antipyretic . (wikipedia.org)
  • Systematic reviews of observational studies have shown that serious NSAID adverse events, including cardiovascular thrombotic events, myocardial infarction, stroke, gastrointestinal ulcers, gastrointestinal bleeds and renal events such as acute renal failure are dose related, said the company. (practicalpainmanagement.com)
  • Tivorbex has demonstrated significant pain relief at the lowest dose of indomethacin available, and this launch brings us another step further in addressing the need for efficacious, yet low dose, NSAID treatment options for pain management. (practicalpainmanagement.com)
  • 2. Rahme E. Cost of prescribed NSAID-related gastrointestinal adverse events in elderly patients. (practicalpainmanagement.com)
  • The choice between these two medications depends on the type of pain and patient risk factors for NSAID-related adverse effects (e.g., gastrointestinal, renovascular, or cardiovascular effects). (aafp.org)
  • Do not take an NSAID such as indomethacin if you have recently had a heart attack, unless directed to do so by your doctor. (medlineplus.gov)
  • Inclusion criteria were: RCT or controlled study, duration of 5 days at least, inactive control, assessment of minor or major NSAID adverse effects, publication range January 1985 to January 2003. (bmj.com)
  • 1, 2 Chronic NSAID treatment effectively reduces the symptoms of many painful arthritic syndromes, but induces adverse gastrointestinal (GI) complications, ranging from abdominal discomfort to life threatening GI ulceration, bleeding, and perforation. (bmj.com)
  • Indomethacin , a non-steroid anti-inflammatory drug or NSAID, that is sometimes used to treat gout or arthritis, is the usual treatment for primary exertional headache. (verywellhealth.com)
  • Indometacin, therefore, like other non-selective COX inhibitors can cause peptic ulcers . (wikipedia.org)
  • Prostaglandin synthetase inhibitors, such as indomethacin, have been shown to have efficacy similar to that of terbutaline but are associated with infrequent maternal side effects. (medscape.com)
  • a ) Incidence (no. constricted/no. analyzed) of fetal DA constriction following treatment with COX inhibitors indomethacin (indo), celecoxib (cel), SC-236 (236), and SC-560 (560). (jci.org)
  • Indometacin is a potent drug with many serious side effects and should not be considered an analgesic for minor aches and pains or fever. (wikipedia.org)
  • If minor adverse effects develop as the dosage is increased, reduce the dosage rapidly to a tolerated dose and observe the patient closely. (drugs.com)
  • for adverse effects from nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents. (medindia.net)
  • To determine the frequency of maternal adverse effects related to the use of both drugs (nifedipine and indomethacin). (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • However, the neonatal effects of indomethacin have been studied primarily in infants born after 32 weeks' gestation. (nih.gov)
  • The fetal renal effects of indomethacin may be beneficial to reduce polyhydramnios. (medscape.com)
  • To explore relevance, we developed an association metric to prioritize those new off-targets that explained side effects better than any known target of a given drug, creating a drug-target-adverse drug reaction network. (nih.gov)
  • These adverse effects should be considered. (arvojournals.org)
  • Despite its effectiveness, indomethacin has significant maternal, fetal and neonatal adverse effects such as impaired platelet and neutrophil function 1 and cerebral, gastrointestinal, and renal hemodynamics. (arvojournals.org)
  • These drugs may have beneficial or adverse renal and extrarenal effects. (springer.com)
  • Harris WH (1980) The effects of repeated doses of indomethacin on fetal rabbit mortality and on the patency of the ductus arteriosus. (springer.com)
  • Leffler CW, Busija DW, Beasly DG, Fletcher AM, Green RS (1980) Effects of indomethacin on cardiac output distribution in normal and asphyxiated piglets. (springer.com)
  • Indomethacin loaded nanoparticles are prepared for topical application to decrease indomethacin side effects and administration frequency. (springer.com)
  • The FDA Adverse Event Reporting System (FAERS) is a surveillance system used in the United States for reporting drug side effects after new treatments have been licensed. (elifesciences.org)
  • The link between adverse side effects and the molecular targets of the drug, via the ingredient's chemical structure, furthermore makes it possible to analyze such clinical data reliably by using chemical and genetic information. (elifesciences.org)
  • Safety assessment of drug candidates is crucial for drug discovery, enabling the development of medicines that achieve the desired therapeutic effects with the least risk of adverse side effects. (elifesciences.org)
  • With the higher rates of intestinal complications and similar effects on renal function in the ibuprofen group, we conclude that ibuprofen may not have fewer adverse effects than indomethacin. (hkmj.org)
  • Published randomised controlled trials reported that ibuprofen was as efficacious as indomethacin for PDA closure, and some studies claimed that it had fewer adverse effects and gave rise to less renal impairment than indomethacin. (hkmj.org)
  • Stop taking indomethacin and get medical help right away if you notice any of the following rare but serious side effects: bloody or black/tarry stools, persistent stomach/ abdominal pain , vomit that looks like coffee grounds, chest/jaw/left arm pain , shortness of breath , unusual sweating , weakness on one side of the body, sudden vision changes, slurred speech. (medicinenet.com)
  • The overall incidence of adverse effects was 0.7 percent, but combined or single treatment with a beta agonist led to a higher incidence of serious drug reactions. (bio-medicine.org)
  • ibuprofen vs continuous IV indomethacin has different side effects, eg. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Despite the fact that ibuprofen appears to minimize the renal side effects seen following bolus indomethacin, other concerns regarding both short and long-term safety remain. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Thus, if we were to be able to eliminate the differential renal effects, indomethacin would remain, for many, the therapy of choice for the premature neonate with a persistent PDA. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Hence, in the current study we attempted to determine whether continuous indomethacin administration could potentially offer the same advantages as ibuprofen in treating PDA, specifically in terms of mitigation of renal side effects. (bioportfolio.com)
  • As secondary objectives we intend to determine whether a decrease in BNP levels would be an equally reliable indicator of therapeutic efficacy in infants treated with ibuprofen as with indomethacin.In addition we will look at comparative effects on other vascular beds which might mediate long term side effects described above. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Patency of the ductus arteriosus (PDA) is functionally essential for fetal circulation, however persistence of ductal patency postnatally may have significant adverse hemodynamic effects i. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Measures of treatment success approximating at least 50% reduction in pain, local and systemic adverse effects. (bmj.com)
  • Due to adverse effects of indomethacin on cardiovascular and gastrointestinal systems, our study suggests promising prospect of astaxanthin extract as an anti-inflammatory alternative against carrageenan-induced paw edema and pain behavior. (mdpi.com)
  • Appropriate studies have not been performed on the relationship of age to the effects of indomethacin capsules, suspension, and suppositories in children younger than 14 years of age. (mayoclinic.org)
  • However, elderly patients may be more sensitive to the effects of indomethacin than younger adults, and are more likely to have unwanted side effects (eg, confusion, psychosis) and age-related kidney or stomach problems, which may require caution and an adjustment in the dose for patients receiving indomethacin. (mayoclinic.org)
  • Tie down the ventricular rate but at near lethal doses, they have severe cardiac and noncardiac adverse effects. (yogachicago.com)
  • It is important to counsel women of childbearing age about the teratogenicity and adverse effects of the medications used to treat rheumatoid arthritis (RA) before starting therapy. (medscape.com)
  • If your doctor prescribes indomethacin, please review these and other potential adverse effects carefully. (verywellhealth.com)
  • Diclofenac sodium 75 to 125 mg/day was found to be comparable to indomethacin 75 to 125 mg/day Diclofenac sodium 25 mg tablet diclofenac patches cost diclofenac 200 mg diclofenac 75 mg side effects diclofenaco 0. (liberalconspiracy.org)
  • There is considerable debate as to the relative merits of using randomised controlled trial (RCT) data as opposed to observational data in systematic reviews of adverse effects. (prolekare.cz)
  • Empirical evidence from this overview indicates that there is no difference on average in the risk estimate of adverse effects of an intervention derived from meta-analyses of RCTs and meta-analyses of observational studies. (prolekare.cz)
  • There is considerable debate regarding the relative utility of different study designs in generating reliable quantitative estimates for the risk of adverse effects. (prolekare.cz)
  • A diverse range of study designs encompassing randomised controlled trials (RCTs) and non-randomised studies (such as cohort or case-control studies) may potentially record adverse effects of interventions and provide useful data for systematic reviews and meta-analyses [1] , [2] . (prolekare.cz)
  • In addition, the extract did not produce any ulceration on gastric mucosa during ulcerogenic test and did not produce any serious adverse effects. (go.jp)
  • All these effects are nearly similar to the activities of indomethacin except the ulceration where indomethacin produced significant ulceration. (go.jp)
  • These medications have significant side effects and adverse reactions. (rxmed.com)
  • Adverse reactions generally appear to correlate with the dose of Indomethacin. (drugs.com)
  • If severe adverse reactions occur, stop the drug. (drugs.com)
  • Discovering the unintended 'off-targets' that predict adverse drug reactions is daunting by empirical methods alone. (nih.gov)
  • A daily intake of about 150 mg may lead to different adverse reactions. (imedix.com)
  • Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs such as indomethacin attenuate inflammatory reactions. (cochrane.org)
  • It is therefore common for new adverse reactions to emerge after a drug is in widespread use. (elifesciences.org)
  • Healthcare professionals and patients can submit reports to the database, logging the adverse drug reactions that they have experienced. (elifesciences.org)
  • This made it much easier to account for subsequent, and more crucial conflating factors such as multiple reports for the same adverse event and patient, or cases where adverse reactions were confused with the diseases that the drugs are trying to treat. (elifesciences.org)
  • There were no reports of serious reactions when women received atosiban or indometacin. (bio-medicine.org)
  • Indomethacin and diclofenac in the prevention of post-ERCP pancreatitis: a systematic review and meta-analysis of prospective controlled trials. (snfge.org)
  • Diclofenac and indomethacin are the most studied drugs for preventing post-ERCP pancreatitis (PEP). (snfge.org)
  • Our aim was to evaluate of all trials published in full text and studied efficacy of diclofenac or indomethacin prospective controlled with placebo or non-treatment for the prevention of PEP in adult patients undergoing ERCP. (snfge.org)
  • The efficacy of indomethacin compared with diclofenac was similar (P = 0.98). (snfge.org)
  • The efficacy of indomethacin or diclofenac did not differ according to timing (P = 0.99) nor between patients with average-risk and high-risk for PEP (P = 0.6923). (snfge.org)
  • The use of rectally administered inexpensive and safe diclofenac or indomethacin before or closely after ERCP is recommended in every patient (without renal failure) undergoing ERCP. (snfge.org)
  • If the pCm is consumed according to the instruction, prednisone, diclofenac and indomethacin are within usual therapeutic levels. (gov.hk)
  • Both diclofenac sodium and indomethacin patients were started on 25 mg t. (liberalconspiracy.org)
  • Indomethacin: One 50 mg tablet of Indomethacin plus 2 pills of placebo followed by one 25 mg tablet of oral indomethacin every 6 hrs for 48 hrs. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Data from a multicenter, randomized, placebo-controlled, double-blind trial in patients at elevated risk for post-ERCP pancreatitis supports the use of rectal indomethacin administered immediately after the procedure to prevent post-ERCP pancreatitis [Elmunzer 2012] . (drugs.com)
  • To determine the efficacy of a single dose of oral indometacin compared with placebo in treating acute postoperative pain in adults, and to analyse information relating to adverse events. (cochrane.org)
  • The dose of indometacin assessed against placebo was 50 mg, and the results concluded that indometacin was not significantly better than placebo for relieving postoperative pain at four to six hours. (cochrane.org)
  • We detected no statistically significant difference between indomethacin treatment and placebo for the individual cognitive tests: Mini Mental State Examination (MMSE), Alzheimer's Disease Assessment Scale ( ADAS), Boston Naming Test (BNT) and Token Test (TK). (cochrane.org)
  • In the Trial of Indomethacin Prophylaxis in Preterms, for example, which included infants with birth weight from 500 to 999 g, 50% of placebo recipients never developed clinical signs of a PDA. (aappublications.org)
  • Following randomization, the patient will be given either 50 mg oral indomethacin with two pills of placebo, or 3 pills each containing 10 mg oral nifedipine for a total of 30 mg. (stanford.edu)
  • Benzydamine and indomethacin were no different from placebo. (bmj.com)
  • In both acute and chronic pain local and systemic adverse events and withdrawal from the study related to the drug had a low incidence and were no different from placebo. (bmj.com)
  • For instance, indometacin inhibits both cyclooxygenase-1 and cyclooxygenase-2 , which then inhibits the production of prostaglandins in the stomach and intestines responsible for maintaining the mucous lining of the gastrointestinal tract . (wikipedia.org)
  • Since indomethacin inhibits both COX-1 and COX-2, it inhibits the production of prostaglandins in the stomach and intestines which maintain the mucous lining of the gastrointestinal tract . (bionity.com)
  • and even a drug possibly causing gastrointestinal disorders upon oral administration, such as indomethacin, can be administered safely. (google.com.au)
  • Other common gastrointestinal complaints, including dyspepsia , heartburn and mild diarrhea are less serious and rarely require discontinuation of indomethacin. (worldheritage.org)
  • Conclusions about the clinical efficacy of indometacin for postoperative pain cannot be made unless more studies are conducted for a variety of surgical procedures, and different doses of indometacin are assessed. (cochrane.org)
  • There was insufficient information to conduct further efficacy analyses or assess adverse events. (cochrane.org)
  • This study will compare the efficacy and adverse outcomes of oral nifedipine versus oral indomethacin for preterm labor tocolysis in an effort to identify which drug is most effective. (stanford.edu)
  • Indometacin ( INN ) or Indomethacin ( USAN and former BAN) is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug commonly used to reduce fever , pain , stiffness, and swelling . (bionity.com)
  • This work focused on the preparation of polycaprolactone based nanoparticles containing indomethacin to provide topical analgesic and anti-inflammatory effect for symptomatic treatment of inflammatory diseases. (springer.com)
  • Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (including indomethacin ) may rarely increase the risk for a heart attack or stroke . (medicinenet.com)
  • Pharmacological studies were also conducted with SA and indomethacin on experimental animals for evaluating the anti-inflammatory, analgesic, antipyretic and ulcerogenic activities. (go.jp)
  • To prove this hypothesis, the researchers inhibited the production of PGE2 using nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs such as indomethacin and ibuprofen. (eurekalert.org)
  • Indomethacin: 50 mg vo as a single dose upon admission and then 25 mg vo every 6 hours for 48 hours. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • The patients will then receive either 25 mg of oral indomethacin every 6 hours for 48 hours, or 20 mg of oral nifedipine every 6 hours for 48 hours. (stanford.edu)
  • Pretreatment with extract 200, 300 and 400 mg/kg bw reduced the characteristic lesions induced by indomethacin compared to untreated control group in a dose dependent manner. (bioline.org.br)
  • May be potentiated by indomethacin, probenecid, salicylates. (empr.com)
  • Antagonized by organic anion drugs (eg, probenecid) and indomethacin. (clinicaladvisor.com)
  • Indometacin is an effective tocolytic agent, able to delay premature labor by reducing uterine contractions through inhibition of PG synthesis in the uterus and possibly through calcium channel blockade. (bionity.com)
  • The use of indomethacin as a tocolytic agent in pregnant women appears to be accompanied by a low incidence of neonatal complications. (nih.gov)
  • Indomethacin capsules 75 to 150 mg daily in 3 or 4 divided doses. (drugs.com)
  • Newborn rats were treated with intraperitoneal injections of low and high doses of ibuprofen or indomethacin at birth (postnatal day [P]1) and on P2 and P3. (arvojournals.org)
  • Both indomethacin doses suppressed retinal VEGF 164 transcripts without affecting VEGF receptors. (arvojournals.org)
  • If no therapeutic response or adverse reaction is seen, may administer repeated doses of 5 to 10 mg every 15 to 30 minutes up to a total dose of 20 mg. (pdr.net)
  • Indomethacin is a nonselective inhibitor of cyclooxygenase (COX) 1 and 2, enzymes that participate in prostaglandin synthesis from arachidonic acid . (bionity.com)
  • Indomethacin reduces prostaglandin synthesis from decidual macrophages. (medscape.com)
  • Indomethacin is a nonselective cyclooxygenase (COX) inhibitor that leads to decreased prostaglandin (PG) synthesis. (arvojournals.org)
  • found a single dose of indomethacin to be as effective as a three dose regimen in preventing all grades of IVH and white matter injury [ 15 ]. (nature.com)
  • We previously showed that a single dose of indomethacin (SD-INDO) given at 24 h prevents symptomatic PDA and minimizes drug exposure [ 23 ], thus, our center has followed an SD-INDO protocol since 1987. (nature.com)
  • Physicians can now prescribe a 20 mg or 40 mg dosage strength of Tivobrex for the treatment of mild to moderate acute pain in adults-making this the lowest dose of indomethacin available. (practicalpainmanagement.com)
  • Furthermore the effect was comparable to indomethacin, a standard treatment for inflammation symptoms. (mdpi.com)
  • indomethacin, naproxen, and piroxicam have been associated with clinically significant changes in BP. (nih.gov)
  • Indomethacin is also used to treat pain in the shoulder caused by bursitis (inflammation of a fluid-filled sac in the shoulder joint) and tendinitis (inflammation of the tissue that connects muscle to bone). (medlineplus.gov)
  • To reduce the possibility of peptic ulcers, indometacin should be prescribed at the lowest dosage needed to achieve a therapeutic effect, usually between 50-200 mg/day. (wikipedia.org)
  • 50 mg. oral Indomethacin initially, followed by 25 mg every 6 hrs for 48 hrs. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Patients diagnosed with preterm labor who grant consent will be randomized by the pharmacy to receive oral nifedipine or oral indomethacin. (stanford.edu)
  • Prophylactic indomethacin reduces severe intraventricular hemorrhage but may increase spontaneous intestinal perforation (SIP) in extremely low birth weight (ELBW) infants. (aappublications.org)
  • The risk of SIP was compared between groups of infants with and without exposure to prophylactic indomethacin and early feeding in unadjusted analyses and in analyses adjusted for center and for risks of SIP. (aappublications.org)
  • Among infants exposed to prophylactic indomethacin, the risk of SIP did not differ between the indomethacin/early-feeding group compared with the indomethacin/no-early-feeding group (adjusted relative risk [RR] 0.74, 95% confidence interval [CI] 0.49-1.11). (aappublications.org)
  • The combined or individual use of prophylactic indomethacin and early feeding was not associated with an increased risk of SIP in ELBW infants. (aappublications.org)
  • The combination of prophylactic indomethacin and enteral feeding during the first 3 days after birth does not increase the risk of spontaneous intestinal perforation. (aappublications.org)
  • Prophylactic indomethacin has also been associated with decrease in mortality and may play an important role in the current era where babies born as young as 22 weeks of gestation are surviving [ 14 ]. (nature.com)
  • Although motor delays and impairments in the absence of cerebral palsy impact later adaptive function, they have not been the focus of prophylactic indomethacin studies. (nature.com)
  • Key words: Indomethacin suppository. (isciii.es)
  • We report the case of severe diarrhea and hematochezia after self administration of an indomethacin suppository to a young woman. (isciii.es)
  • She had self administered indomethacin suppository 200 mg/day with the hope to improve headache for 3 months. (isciii.es)
  • Colitis induced by indomethacin suppository is a rare condition as in our case. (isciii.es)
  • In conclusion, indomethacin suppository may cause severe colitis. (isciii.es)
  • Indomethacin comes as a capsule, an extended-release (long-acting) capsule, and a suspension to take by mouth and as a suppository to be used rectally. (medlineplus.gov)
  • Antenatal indomethacin therapy for preterm labor appears to increase the risk of serious neonatal complications in infants born at or before 30 weeks' gestation. (nih.gov)
  • If oligohydramnios occurs, the amniotic fluid usually reaccumulates when the indomethacin is stopped, but persistent fetal anuria, renal microcystic lesions, and neonatal death have been reported. (medscape.com)
  • 17α-hydroxyprogesterone caproate for the prevention of adverse neonatal outcome in multiple pregnancies: a randomized controlled trial. (medscape.com)
  • Forty-six infants exposed to indomethacin in utero for treatment for preterm labor were compared with infants from two control groups. (nih.gov)
  • The infants exposed to indomethacin had a lower urine output and higher serum creatinine concentrations during the first three days after delivery. (nih.gov)
  • Indomethacin disposition and indomethacin-induced platelet dysfunction in premature infants. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Platelet function, as measured by platelet aggregation, was grossly abnormal for two to four days after indomethacin administration, normal values returning only by the ninth and tenth days. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Measurement of plasma indomethacin concentrations in sick, low-birthweight infants could help guide indomethacin dose and dosage interval, prevent drug accumulation, and reduce toxicity. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Further studies of potential toxicity seem to be indicated before instituting widespread indomethacin administration for ductal closure in premature infants. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Thus indomethacin users have an elevated risk of lithium toxicity. (worldheritage.org)
  • Conclusions about the effectiveness of orally administered indometacin cannot be made until more studies are undertaken. (cochrane.org)
  • Veersema D, De Jong PA, van Wijck JAM (1983) Indomethacin and the fetal renal nonfunction syndrome. (springer.com)
  • We identified 57 infants delivered at or before 30 weeks' gestation whose mothers had been treated with indomethacin for preterm labor and matched them with 57 infants whose mothers had not received indomethacin. (nih.gov)
  • Since this effect is more common after 32 weeks' gestation, indomethacin therapy is not usually recommended after 32 weeks. (medscape.com)
  • 7 In a trial of early versus late indomethacin treatment of infants born at 26 through 31 weeks' gestation in whom PDA was confirmed by echocardiography on day 3, the ductus closed spontaneously by 9 days of age in 78% of those randomized to late intervention. (aappublications.org)
  • 4 Reported complications associated with the use of indomethacin included renal impairment, 5 NEC, spontaneous intestinal perforation, 6 and impaired cerebral blood flow. (hkmj.org)
  • Drug increases risk of serious GI adverse events, including bleeding, ulcers, and stomach or intestinal perforation, which can be fatal. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Indomethacin is one of the few postnatal interventions shown to decrease IVH. (nature.com)
  • Indomethacin half-lives measured in two premature infants were 21 and 24 hours, respectively, much longer than in full-term newborns or adults. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Indomethacin treatment in premature infants also may reduce the need for surgical intervention. (wikipedia.org)
  • Carefully consider the potential benefits and risks of Indomethacin capsules and other treatment options before deciding to use Indomethacin capsules. (drugs.com)
  • Nifedipine vs. Indomethacin in the Treatment of Preterm Labour and Short Cervix. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • What is the role of indomethacin in the treatment of preterm labor? (medscape.com)
  • Moore RA, Derry S, Mason L, McQuay HJ, Edwards J. Single dose oral indometacin for the treatment of acute postoperative pain. (cochrane.org)
  • Fortunately, that adverse event is reversible and improve with mesalazine enema treatment. (isciii.es)
  • At our unit, intravenous indomethacin had been used for treatment of PDA in preterm infants until April 2010. (hkmj.org)
  • Your doctor or pharmacist will give you the manufacturer's patient information sheet (Medication Guide) when you begin treatment with indomethacin and each time you refill your prescription. (medlineplus.gov)
  • Indomethacin and Nifedipine are commonly used medications for treatment of pre term labor. (stanford.edu)
  • Indomethacin/ibuprofen treatment and ligation of PDA have complications. (semanticscholar.org)
  • Indomethacin immediate-release capsules, suspension (liquid) and suppositories are also used to treat acute gouty arthritis (attacks of severe joint pain and swelling caused by a build-up of certain substances in the joints). (medlineplus.gov)
  • Indomethacin suppositories usually are used two to four times daily. (medlineplus.gov)
  • Prescription medications such as indomethacin or colchicine may used to control the pain of the acute attack. (rxmed.com)
  • Indomethacin is used to relieve moderate to severe pain, tenderness, swelling, and stiffness caused by osteoarthritis (arthritis caused by a breakdown of the lining of the joints), rheumatoid arthritis (arthritis caused by swelling of the lining of the joints), and ankylosing spondylitis (arthritis that mainly affects the spine). (medlineplus.gov)
  • Hypoglycaemia β-adrenoceptor antagonists have inves- tigated these drugs, diarrhoea While up at the use can i take colchicine with indomethacin 1 44 3857. (musicaenlamochila.net)
  • Used to the majority of endometrial cancer, sulfasalazine are viral dNA are the pathogenesis of can i take colchicine with indomethacin thrombotic events. (musicaenlamochila.net)
  • Indomethacin capsules 25 mg twice a day or three times a day. (drugs.com)
  • Indomethacin capsules 50 mg three times a day until pain is tolerable. (drugs.com)
  • Indomethacin Capsules, USP are available containing either 25 mg or 50 mg of Indomethacin, USP. (drugs.com)
  • Indomethacin capsules and liquid usually are taken two to four times a day. (medlineplus.gov)
  • Indomethacin capsules, extended-release capsules, and suspension should be taken with food, immediately after meals, or with antacids. (medlineplus.gov)
  • 1998). The deleterious effect of indomethacin on gastric duodenal mucosa is mainly attributed to direct damage of mucosal cell and its ability to reduce the formation of prostaglandins (Graham et al . (bioline.org.br)
  • Indomethacin, barbiturates, rifampin may decrease effectiveness. (empr.com)
  • When taken for chronic pain conditions, indometacin has been associated with a high incidence of adverse events. (cochrane.org)
  • We studied retrospectively whether early paracetamol therapy was associated with decreased incidence of PDA without adverse events. (semanticscholar.org)
  • A study comparing the use of ibuprofen versus indomethacin for this purpose could provide valuable data for clinicians regarding their use in clinical practice. (hkmj.org)
  • Indomethacin is also used to treat ankylosing spondylitis, which is a type of arthritis that affects the joints in the spine. (mayoclinic.org)
  • All contraindications for the use of any of the two drugs (indomethacin or nifedipine). (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • The most widely used tocolytic drugs include beta agonists and nifedipine (which relax smooth muscles, including the uterus), and atosiban and indometacin (which inhibit hormones involved in labor), according to the study. (bio-medicine.org)