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What If I Take an Overdose?

People who take too much sulindac may have overdose symptoms that could include, but are not limited to:
  • Decrease in alertness
  • Decrease in blood pressure (hypotension)
  • Decrease in urine
  • Coma.
If you happen to overdose on sulindac, seek immediate medical attention.

Storage Methods for Sulindac

Sulindac should be stored at room temperature in a dry place and kept in an airtight container.
Keep sulindac and all medications out of the reach of children.

What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose?

If you do not take your sulindac as scheduled, take your next dose as soon as you remember. If it is close to the next scheduled dose, skip the missed one and continue with normal dosing. Never take a double dose!


Sulindac tablets are available in several strengths, including:
  • Sulindac 150 mg
  • Sulindac 200 mg.

Generic Sulindac

Sulindac is available in a generic form (see Generic Sulindac).
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