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Urolithiasis pp 723-725 | Cite as

Indomethacin Lowers Urinary Calcium Excretion in Normal Volunteers and Normocalciuric Stone-Formers

  • W. C. CarterIII
  • P. V. Halushka
  • D. Jones
  • B. Roof
  • S. N. Rous
  • M. Spector

Abstract

Indomethacin, a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agent, has been shown to alter calcium metabolism in patients with metastatic carcinoma. This study was designed to determine the effects of indomethacin on urinary calcium excretion in 20 normal volunteers and 8 patients with urolithiasis.

Keywords

Normal Volunteer Urinary Calcium Metastatic Carcinoma Sodium Diet Urinary Calcium Excretion 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • W. C. CarterIII
    • 1
  • P. V. Halushka
    • 1
  • D. Jones
    • 1
  • B. Roof
    • 1
  • S. N. Rous
    • 1
  • M. Spector
    • 1
  1. 1.Departments of Urology, Pharmacology, Medicine and Biological and Physical SciencesMedical University of South CarolinaCharlestonUSA

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