Diclofenac

Category: Anti-Inflammatory



Diclofenac Overview

Diclofenac (sold under a number of trade names)[1] is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) taken or applied to reduce inflammation and as an analgesic reducing pain in certain conditions. It is supplied as or contained in medications under a variety of trade names. The name "diclofenac" derives from its chemical name: 2-(2,6-dichloranilino) phenylacetic acid. Diclofenac was first synthesized by Alfred Sallmann and Rudolf Pfister and introduced as Voltaren by Ciba-Geigy (now Novartis)...

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ana dent
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I would like to know what class of drug is Ana Den this is a white round pill with no numbers nothing on it Thanks. ## Hello, Nino! How are you? If there are no markings, how do you know that's what it is? I don't know of any drug under that name. Where is it from? ## You are right there are no marking on the pills, but there is one on the packing. It says "Diclofenac sodico 25mg" & "Acetaminophen 500mg". Ana-Dent is a product of Mexico
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flamar mx side effects
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i suffer with sciatica nerve pain left and rt side low back- prescribed rx is diclofenac and gabapentn 100mg 3x daily-due to recent back stiffness i took flamar mx after speaking to a druggist. shortly after using this pill-i got a rash on legs and hands with hives.i thought at first rash was a reaction to chlorine from a swimming pool-but although piriton helps with the rash i continue to get spontaneous episodes of , red weals on my body.curious about the effects of using the flamar -mx .i live in trinidad-it is very hot and heat seems to bring on rash as well. so i am looking at my food intake-avoiding hot spicy foods.i take metformin 1-500mg dailly. i use yogurt with probiotics for digestive problems-o/w- i am healthy. when i use the flamar mx-i did not take any other pain killer excep
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diclofenac sod 75mg tab ecwat
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round white pill with wpi 339 ## Diclofenac, the generic for Voltaren is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory used to treat pain and swelling. Common side effects may include: nausea, drowsiness, headache and stomach irritation. You can read more on it here: Do you have any other questions? ## can this medication be outdated? (12/29/08 filled) can you take w/celebrex? ## I take Diclofenac Sodium DR 75 mg and have received a refill that does not look like the pill I am taking. This new pill is light brown, round, coated with a P above 75. Is this the same medication as the white diclofenic pill I am taking? ## Hello. I use Voltaren Gel 1% on and around my joints. I have found it to be very helpful bc it knocks out the discomfort enabling me to go on walks w a smoother stride. I can also get ...
Updated 23 days ago.
 
I want to know what my new rx is
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This is what it's called: DICL1. 3%, LIDO 3%, CYC 2%, BAC 2%. Please tell me what all the drugs are and what they are for. ## Hello, Ashlee! How are you? Those stand for Diclofenac (a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory), Lidocaine (an anesthetic), Cyclobenzaprine and Baclofen (muscle relaxants.) These combinations are usually used topically to treat muscle pain and spasms. The FDA lists the typical side effects as possibly including skin redness, irritation, dizziness and headache. Is there anything else I can help with?
Updated 30 days ago.
 
Side effect of mobizox tablet
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I use 1 tablet in two days I also take a drug for blood pressure .Please advise me for better ## I took one tablet of Mobizox for back pain and now Im feeling Dizziness... could u lemme know the reason y? ## Hello, Sudhir! How are you? What blood pressure medication do you take? There is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory, Diclofenac, in this medication that may counteract your blood pressure medication. Thus, it may not be safe for you to take. Ishika, how are you feeling? Has the dizziness eased? That can be a normal side effect of this medication combination, as reported by the U.S. FDA. You may also experience nausea, increased risk of bleeding, headache and stomach irritation.
Updated 1 month ago.
 
where i can buy this Artribion Vitaminado..?? ...
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where i can buy this Artribion Vitaminado..?? ... ## I'm not sure where you are located, but this formulation is not available in the U.S. It contains a complex of B vitamins and Diclofenac, which is a prescription only nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory, used to treat pain, fever and swelling. Did your doctor prescribe this? ## am just wonder what are the side effects, of artidion vitaminado,,, from el salvador, is the medicine, ## I started taking these vitamins called Artribion Vitaminado for swollen knees and pain. They have worked wonders for me. I have not noted any side effects. I have been taking them for 5 days. So far they are amazing. I'm due to have Arthroscopic surgery next week. I'm going to ask the doctor if I should postpone the surgery. I know I was told that I ...
Updated 1 month ago.
 
sandoz diclofenac na 50
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What is this drug used for? ## Diclofenac, a generic for Voltaren is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medication, commonly used to relieve pain and swelling. Common side effects may include: nausea, drowsiness, headache and stomach irritation. More details may be read here: ## Does Diclofenac 50mg interact with Oxycontin ? I take Oxycontin 10mg TDS and Diclofenac 50mg BD ## Does diclofenac react with blood pressure medication? ## I was injected with Diclofenac 3 times within a week due to dental abscess & I do not recommend it as reacted badly due to having poor circulation & CHF, with BP sky high but heart rate dropping too low. My Doctor knew of my chronic illness. I would be careful of using this if elderly or have a heart problem as it apparently constricts the arteries.
Updated 1 month ago.
 
Voveran sr 100 Side Effect
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List me out the possible side effects of voveran sr 100. ## Voveran (also known as Diclofenac in the U.S), is among the better tolerated NSAIDs. Though 20% of patients on long-term treatment experience side effects, only 2% have to discontinue the drug, mostly due to gastrointestinal complaints. A few possible side effects I located include the following: Liver and kidney damage, water retention leading to high BP. For more detailed information about this drug, please refer to the link below... If you have any more questions or concerns, please post back and I will be happy to help you. ## I am a 57 year old lady. I have been taking Voveran SR 100 mg twice daily for last six years for severe pain due to Osteoarthritis and repeated fractures in the lower limbs due to Osteoporosis. Since ...
Updated 1 month ago.
 
Voveran Tablet Is used for
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Can anyone tell me about Voveran tablet.i want to know the benifts,uses,side effects of using this tablet.i am suffering with backpain.so i would like to know if this tablet can be used for backpain or not. ## Vovaren contains the active ingredient Diclofenac, this is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory, so yes, it is used to treat pain and swelling. Common side effects may include: nausea, drowsiness headache and stomach irritation. You can read more here: Is there anything else I can help you with? ## Dear Sir I had heel pain for last two years. When I get up in the morning I could not place my foot on the ground but after some time it uased to become a dull ache. the doctor had given me a injection Kenacort 40 mg in the heel & Tablet Voveran plus to take & TANTUM gel to apply lo...
Updated 1 month ago.
 
VOVERAN TABLET
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What is Voveran Tablet used for and what side effect does it have too if there is any? ## I have located certain side effects while taking Diclofenac marked as Voveran in India. Diclofenac's only side effect is gas. Click on the link below to learn more... Do you have any more questions or information to add? Please post back if you do. ## what should be used to kill pain safely? i want a safe painkiller as i am more than 72yrs. ## Bholanath Bhattacharya, There are many kinds of pain killers, but since I am not a doctor and I do not know your medical history, I am unable to tell you what you should take. If you feel you do need something I would consider speaking to your MD about your pain. However if you need more information about a drug, please post back and I would be happy to h...
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Diclofenac
  • Capsule: 18mg, 25mg, 35mg
  • For Solution: 50mg
  • Gel: 1%, 3%
  • Injection: 37.5mg/ml
  • Patch: 1.3%, 1.30%
  • Powder: 50mg
  • Solution: 0.1%, 1.5%, 1.50%, 2%, 37.5mg/ml (37.5mg/ml)
  • Solution/drops: 0.1%, 0.10%
  • Tablet: 25mg, 50mg
  • Tablet, Delayed Release: 25mg, 50mg, 75mg
  • Tablet, Extended Release: 100mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Diclofenac: (188 results)

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  • 0054-4223 Diclofenac Sodium 25 mg Delayed Release Tablet by Boehringer Ingelheim Roxane Laboratories
  • 0054-8221 Diclofenac Sodium 50 mg Delayed Release Tablet by Boehringer Ingelheim Roxane Laboratories
  • 0054-8222 Diclofenac Sodium 75 mg Delayed Release Tablet by Boehringer Ingelheim Roxane Laboratories
  • 0093-0948 Diclofenac Pot 50 mg Oral Tablet by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
  • 0093-1041 Diclofenac Sodium 100 mg 24 Hr Extended Release Tablet by Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc.
  • 0115-1483 Diclofenac Sodium 30 mg/g Topical Gel by Global Pharmaceuticals, Division of Impax Laboratories Inc.
  • 0168-0803 Diclofenac Sodium 30 mg/g Topical Gel by E. Fougera & Co. a Division of Fougera Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0168-0844 Diclofenac Sodium 30 mg/g Topical Gel by E. Fougera & Co. a Division of Fougera Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0228-2550 Diclofenac Sodium 50 mg Delayed Release Tablet by Actavis Elizabeth LLC
  • 0228-2551 Diclofenac Sodium 75 mg Delayed Release Tablet by Actavis Elizabeth LLC
  • 0228-2717 Diclofenac Sodium 100 mg 24 Hr Extended Release Tablet by Actavis Elizabeth LLC
  • 0378-0355 Diclofenac Sodium 100 mg 24 Hr Extended Release Tablet by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0378-2474 Diclofenac Pot 50 mg Oral Tablet by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0378-6280 Diclofenac Sodium 50 mg Delayed Release Tablet by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0378-6281 Diclofenac Sodium 75 mg Delayed Release Tablet by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0395-6120 Diclofenac Sodium 3 Percent 3 Percent 300 mg/g Topical Cream by Humco Holding Group, Inc
  • 0472-1783 Diclofenac Sodium 30 mg/g Topical Gel by Actavis Pharma, Inc.
  • 0574-0162 Diclofenac Sodium 16.05 mg/ml Topical Solution by Paddock Laboratories, LLC
  • 0591-0338 Diclofenac Sodium 50 mg Delayed Release Tablet by Watson Pharma, Inc.
  • 0591-0339 Diclofenac Sodium 75 mg Delayed Release Tablet by Watson Pharma, Inc.
  • 168 more results ...

Other drugs which contain Diclofenac or a similar ingredient: (11 results)


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diclofenac sod 75mg ec tab Curious if anyone had headaches while taking this. My Dr put me on this after being on Mobic. I am getting headaches - j... 3 replies