An Etodolac (Lodine, pyranocarboxylic) acid and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) with antipyretic and analgesic activities. Etodolac inhibits the activity of cyclooxygenase I and II, thereby preventing the formation of prostaglandin which is involved in the induction of pain, fever, and inflammation. It also inhibits platelet aggregation by blocking platelet cyclooxygenase and the subsequent formation of thromboxane A2. Check for active clinical trials using this agent
Ask a doctor or pharmacist before using any cold, allergy, or pain medication. Many medicines available over the counter contain aspirin or other medicines similar to etodolac. Taking certain products together with etodolac can cause you to get too much of this type of medication. Check the label to see if a medicine contains aspirin, ibuprofen, ketoprofen, or naproxen.
If you miss a dose, take the dose as soon as you remember. If the time for your next dose is near, skip the missed dose and resume your dosage schedule. Do not take extra medicine to make up for the missed dose. If you have recently missed multiple doses, please consult your doctor to discuss changes in timing and new periods to make up for missing medications.
Do not take more than prescribed dose. Using more medication will not improve your symptoms, rather it can cause poisoning or serious side effects.
The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Etova Etova Tablet. This is not a comprehensive list. These side effects are possible, but not always. Some side effects may be rare, but severe. If you notice any of the following side effects, and if they do not end, consult your doctor. Such as visual disturbances, painful or difficulty urinating, itchy skin, asthma, vertigo, indigestion, nausea, edema, ulcers around the mouth. If you feel any kind of side effects with the use of this medicine, get medical help.