Definition of Indomethacin

1. Noun. A nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (trade name Indocin).




Definition of Indomethacin

1. Noun. (pharmaceutical drug) A non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug commonly used to reduce fever, pain, stiffness, and swelling, having chemical formula C19H16ClNO4. ¹

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Definition of Indomethacin

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Medical Definition of Indomethacin

1. Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug that blocks the production of arachidonic acid metabolites by inhibiting cyclooxygenase. This entry appears with permission from the Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology (11 Mar 2008)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Indomethacin

indolines
indolinone
indolizidine
indolizidines
indolizine
indolizines
indologenous
indols
indoluria
indolyl
indolyl-3-alkane-alpha-hydroxylase
indolylglucuronide
indolyls
indomable
indometacin
indomethacin (current term)
indomethacins
indomitability
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indomitableness
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indonesia
indoor
indoor(a)
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indoors
indoorsy
indophenol
indophenol method

Literary usage of Indomethacin

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1. Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine (1903)
"Furosemide-induced renin release is blocked by the prostaglandin synthetase inhibitor, indomethacin, by an undefined mechanism (4). After indomethacin ..."

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