Methacid capsule contains Indomethacin | belongs to NSAID: Indole
Methacid capsule 25 mg 500’s works by stopping the body's production of a substance that causes pain, fever, and inflammation.
Children: Relief of pain and inflammation in rheumatic diseases including juvenile idiopathic arthritis: 1 mth-18 yr, 0.5-1 mg/kg twice daily; higher doses may be used under specialist supervision.
Gastro-intestinal bleeding, persistent headache (discontinue if occur). Corneal deposits, retinal disturbances (perform periodic eye tests on long term use), melaena, haematemesis, dizziness, CNS effects, blood dyscrasias.
ORAL: Adults & Children: gt; 14 yr: Rheumatoid Arthritis/Osteoarthritis: Initial: 25 mg every 8 or 12 hr. Titrate: increase by 25-50 mg/day weekly. Max: 200 mg/day.
Bursitis/Tendinitis: 75-150 mg/day given every 8 or 12 hr for 7-14 days.
Acute Gouty Arthritis: 50 mg 3 times daily.
SUPPOSITORY: Adults: 100-200 mg daily or 100 mg at night. Total 200 mg daily. Children: Not recommended.
One of the following licensed pharmacy from the nearest location will deliver Methacid capsule 25 mg 500’s. The details of the licensed pharmacy shall be shared once you request the drugs and the respective pharmacy accepts the your request based on valid prescription and availability.