Last updated: October 24, 2014
Trade Names: Tolectin
Synonyms: Tolmetin sodium
Drug Class: NSAID
Preparations: 200-, 400-, 600 mg tablets
Dose: 600–1,800 mg daily in three or four divided doses
Clinical Pharmacology: Well absorbed after oral administration; hepatic metabolism and renal elimination; half-life 2–5 hours
See NSAIDs for Indications, Mechanism of Action, Contraindications, Precautions, Monitoring, Pregnancy Risk, Adverse Effects, Interactions, and Patient Instructions.