What is Lodine?
Lodine is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). Etodolac works by reducing hormones that cause inflammation and pain in the body.
What is Lodine used for?
Lodine is used to treat mild to moderate pain, osteoarthritis, or rheumatoid arthritis.
How should Lodine be consumed?
Use the lowest dose that is effective in treating your condition. Do not crush, chew, or break an extended-release tablet. Swallow it whole.
How long you need to consume Lodine?
It may take up to 2 weeks before your symptoms improve. Keep using the medication as directed and tell your doctor if your symptoms do not improve. If you use Lodine long-term, you may need frequent medical tests.
What should be avoided while taking Lodine?
Avoid drinking alcohol. It may increase your risk of stomach bleeding. Avoid taking aspirin or other NSAIDs while you are taking Lodine.