a nonsteroidal, anti-inflammatory drug, CHClNO, used for reducing fever and relieving pain, esp. in the treatment of arthritis
Origin of indomethacinindo(le) + meth(yl) + ac(etic acid) + -in
A nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory, antipyretic, and analgesic drug, C19H16ClNO4, used especially in the treatment of some forms of arthritis. Also called indometacin .
Origin of indomethacinindo(le) meth(yl) ac(etic acid) -in
- (pharmacology) A non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug commonly used to reduce fever, pain, stiffness, and swelling, having chemical formula C19H16ClNO4.