Indometacin is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug that reduces redness and pain. It is used to relieve the symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis, inflammation of the spine, pain and stiffening of the joints, gout, muscular pain, hip pain, lower back pain, inflammation pain and swelling.
Do not take indomethacine if you:
Ibuprofen is an anti-inflammatory pain killer. It is used to relieve pain and redness in conditions such as osteoarthritis, arthritis, swollen joints, frozen shoulder, bursitis, tendinitis, lower back pain, sprains and strains. It can also be used in the treatment of other painful conditions such as toothache, pain after operations, period pain and headache.
Do not take ibuprofen if you:
Arthritis is a condition that causes inflammation and pain in the joints. People with arthritis also have swelling around the joints and warmth and redness of the skin over the joints. The condition causes stiffness and restricts movement of the joint.