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How should I take etodolac extended release?

Take etodolac extended release tablets once a day unless your doctor tells you otherwise. Swallow etodolac extended release whole. Do not split, chew, or crush the tablets or you may not get the proper amount of medicine. Follow all of your doctor's instructions. If you develop stomach discomfort or any other side effects, tell your doctor.

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