Side effect(s) of Etodolac

Review the side-effects of Etodolac as documented in medical literature. The term "side effects" refers to unintended effects that can occur as a result of taking the medication. In majority of the instances these side-effects are mild and easily tolerable, however sometimes they can be more severe and can be detrimental.

If the side effects are not tolerable adjusting the dosage or switching to a different medication can help to manage or overcome side effects. If you have any doubts or questions, we recommend seeking advice from your doctor or pharmacist.

- Constipation, diarrhea, nausea, stomach upset, severe vomiting, ulcers and bleeding, heart burn.

  Central Nervous System
- Dizziness, seizures, severe headache, unusual tiredness or weakness.

- Rash, itching, hives, blistered, peeling skin, unusual bruising or bleeding.

  Eye and ENT
- Stuffy nose, blurred vision, vision or speech changes, ringing in the ears.

- Difficulty in breathing, shortness of breath.

- Swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue, hands, leg.

- Tightness in the chest.

- Sudden or unexplained weight gain, unusual joint or muscle pain.

Other Precautions :

Taking this medication with food will not reduce the risk of these effects.

Drug Name : Etodolac

Etodolac(Lodine) generic is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agent(NSAIA), prescribed for inflammation of joints (rheumatoid arthritis), degenerative joint disease (osteoarthritis), or mild to moderate pain. It prevents the production of certain chemicals that cause pain and inflammation in the body.

Trade Names for Etodolac

India :

International :

Lodine, Lodine XL