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Precautions and Warnings With Etodolac Extended-Release

Who Should Not Take Etodolac Extended-Release?

You should not take etodolac extended-release if:
 
  • You are allergic to etodolac extended-release, Lodine XL, or any of the inactive components used to make this medicine. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients.
     
  • You have an active bleeding condition, such as a stomach ulcer or bleeding within the head.
     
  • If you have an allergic reaction, hives, or asthma that is caused by aspirin or nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs).
     
  • Are having or have recently had coronary bypass graft surgery (often known as open heart surgery, bypass surgery, or CABG).
     
  • You are in the third trimester of pregnancy or are nursing.
     

Precautions and Warnings With Etodolac Extended-Release: Summary

There are a number of situations in which etodolac extended-release should not be taken, as well as a number of precautions and warnings people should be aware of before starting this drug. However, it is possible that not all the warnings or precautions for this medication were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider about the specific ones that may apply to you.
 
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