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Acemetacin is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug, used for the treatment of osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, lower back pain, and relieving post-operative pain. It is manufactured by Merck under the tradename Emflex, and is available in the UK as a prescription-only drug. Other brand names for acemetacin include Rheutrop, Acemetadoc, Acephlogont, Azeat, Rantudil, Gamespir, Oldan, Reudol, Tilur, Ost-map.
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History, Science, and Issues by Victor B. Stolberg
Acemetacin is an analog of indomethacin—actually, it is its glycolic acid ester that is a prodrug of indomethacin into which it is rapidly broken down; however, it causes less gastric damage than indomethacin. Acemetacin is manufactured by ...
“Acemetacin is a prodrug of indomethacin that exhibits better gastric.
Dictionary of Rheumatology (2015)
by Jozef Rovenský, Juraj Payer, Manfred Herold
lysinsalicylate and salsalate – Acetoacetic acid – aceclofenac, acemetacin, diclofenac, etodolac, indomethacin, sulindac and tolmetin – Anthranilic acid – mefenamic acid and niflumic acid – Propionic acid – fenbufen, fenoprofen, flurbiprofen, ...
by Jean Mooney
acemetacin; Emflex an indometacin-derived non-steroidal antiinflammatory drug acetabular ligament the ligament between the head of the femur and the acetabulum acetabulum cup-shaped depression formed at the junction of the ischium, ...
by Frank J. Ayd
lithium + acemetacin To date, there are no data on interactions. However, acemetacin is an ester of indomethacin, which increases lithium (Li) plasma level and may cause Litoxicity. lithium + acetaminophen ...
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Scrabble value of A1C3E1M3E1T1A1C3I1N1
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