oa South African Medical Journal - A comparison of tolmetin with aspirin in the treatment of osteo-arthritis of the knee

Volume 51, Issue 22
  • ISSN : 0256-9574
  • E-ISSN: 2078-5135



A randomized, double-blind crossover study conducted on 55 patients showed tolmetin (Tolectin; Ethnor) (900 mg daily) to be as effective as aspirin (4500 mg daily) in relieving the symptoms and signs of osteo-arthritis of the knee.

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