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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of indomethacin oral.

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Condition: Gout
8/21/2014 9:16:37 AM

Reviewer: Indy, 65-74 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Prescribed for gout (ankle). The next day I had Parkinson like symptoms (shaking, uncontrollable muscle movements, etc. Got worse for the next three days, started having stroke-like symptoms, and ended up in the hospital. Took five days for it to wash out of my system and return to normal.

Condition: Gout
8/18/2014 3:06:59 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Seemed to have every side affect listed. Severe headache, dizziness, nausea, etc. Also had the mental side affects, if you will. Heart racing, sweats, MAJOR panic attack, etc. While I do have diagnosed health phobia, agoraphobia, etc still this medicine made those attacks come flying at me. A few times I had my phone in hand to call 911 but was able to get myself to fall asleep to get through ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Gout
7/12/2014 1:32:09 PM

Reviewer: Hopeful, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Two days after a gout attack, I went to see my medical provider. I was given indomethacin (50 mg tablets) to take 1 tablet 3 times daily to as an anti-inflammatory to reduce the swelling and hydrocodone for pain as I was experiencing significant pain. After taking the indomethacin for 3 days, my foot continued to swell increasing by about a factor of 3x, although the pain was significantly reduced ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Gout
5/27/2014 12:44:16 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
In my opinion, each human body reacts different; I took it and after 2(two) capsules I was perfect; I took it after suffering for almost a week with a huge problem on my ankle

Condition: Gout
5/16/2014 9:24:04 AM

Reviewer: JohnMitchell, 65-74 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
When I have had gout attacks I took this with Colcrys and the gout went away in 3 days. Not sure if it was due to this or Colrys but seeing all the high ratings I am guessing it must be this one. AND Colcrys is about $100 for 30 pills

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