[ suh-lin-dak ]
/ səˈlɪn dæk /

noun Pharmacology.

a yellow crystalline substance, C20H17FO3S, that is used as an analgesic, antipyretic, and anti-inflammatory in the treatment of certain rheumatic diseases.

Origin of sulindac Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Medicine definitions for sulindac


[ sə-lĭndăk ]


An anti-inflammatory nonsteroid agent with analgesic and antipyretic actions.
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