Indometacin is used to relieve pain and inflammation in a wide range of musculoskeletal conditions, including various forms of arthritis, gout, muscle sprains and strains, back pain, tendinitis and pain following orthopaedic procedures. It can also be used to relieve period pain.
Motrin is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug. It relieves pain and inflammation and is used for relief of symptoms of arthritis, primary dysmenorrhea, fever, and as an analgesic. Motrin is a core medicine in the World Health Organization's "Essential Drugs List".