Tivorbex (Indomethacin)

General Information

Tivorbex (Indomethacin) is used to relieve swelling, pain, and joint stiffness. It may be caused by gout, arthritis, tendonitis, and bursitis. This drug is also be used to relieve pain from various other conditions.

This prescription is effective to help lessen the pain and swelling. It may also be used to relieve pain from various other conditions. If you are treating a chronic condition like arthritis, ask your doctor for another medication to treat your pain.

How does Tivorbex (Indomethacin) work?

Tivorbex (Indomethacin) is a submicron particle and a low dose formulation of indomethacin. It is an analgesic and antipyretic properties. The mechanism of action of Tivorbex like that of other NSAIDs is not completely known. But it involves inhibition of cyclooxygenase. It works by blocking your body’s production of certain natural substances that cause inflammation.

Why use Tivorbex (Indomethacin)?

Tivorbex (Indomethacin) is known as a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). It contains an active ingredient of Indomethacin. This medication is supplied as a capsule for oral use. Each capsule is available in the strengths of 20 mg and 40 mg. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has already approved this medication.

How to use Tivorbex (Indomethacin)?

The dosage is based on your condition, age, weight, and response to it. It is to be taken by mouth with a full glass of water. Remember to take it in the same way and at the same time every day. It is important to take each dose exactly as it is prescribed. Swallow the capsule as a whole. Do not chew or break it.

This medication is usually taken 2 to 3 times a day. Do not lie down for at least 10 minutes after taking each dose. Take it with milk or food if stomach upset occurs after taking the medicine.

What are the side-effects of Tivorbex (Indomethacin)?

  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Dizziness
  • Edema
  • Itching
  • Rash
  • Drowsiness
  • Loss of appetite
  • Sweating
  • Fainting

If these side effects continue or get worse, call your doctor right away.

Warnings and Precautions

  • Let your doctor know if you are taking another medication (vitamins or herbal products).
  • Inform your doctor if you have any medical history.
  • If there is a sign of an overdose, call your doctor right away.
  • If you are pregnant or breastfeeding women, consult your doctor first.
  • This drug should not be used to treat another medical condition.
  • Keep this at a dry and clean place away from heat or moisture.