Diclofenac

Category: Anti-Inflammatory



Diclofenac Overview

Diclofenac (INN; see trade names[1] below) 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) in 1973...

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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?
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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.
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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 ...
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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.
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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 ...
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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...
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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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what is meta b fort
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please i'd like to know what meta b fort tablet is and also, what are the possible illnesses that can be cured with meta b fort. ## This tablet contains a complex of B vitamins that are essential to your overall health and are believed to support nerve health and function, in addition to Diclofenac, which is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory that's used to treat pain, fever and swelling. The U.S. FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, increased risk of bleeding and stomach irritation. Has your doctor instructed you to take this medication?
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enzoflam side effect
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during dental treatment i am using enzoflam ## Enzoflam contains the active ingredients Diclofenac, Paracetamol (Acetaminophen) and Serratiopeptidase, it is used to relieve pain and swelling. Common side effects may include: nausea, drowsiness, headache and stomach irritation. Do you have any other questions? ## I have Tonsil Cancer for about a year now. Inbeetween my Regular Cancer treatment I take Tab. Enzoflam for the pain. Does it cause any bleeading that looks like monthly periods? Does Enzoflam effect the Kidneys or Liver? ## Enzoflam I am taking for tooth pain 2 tab. Per day. Will do
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clofen retard 100 mg (diclofenac sodium) uses
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Hi, I am a diabetic person and i have pain in my feet and sometimes it hurts me a lot, so i want to know if this medicine is good for me? ## I am advised to take clofen retard 100 mg for cervical pain (neck & right hand). Any feedback on it? ## Has this medication been prescribed for you? It is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory and the U.S. FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, increased risk of bleeding and stomach irritation. It can help with pain and swelling, but long-term use of it can also create the risk of liver damage or failure, as well as stomach ulceration.
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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: (182 results)

Showing the first 20, Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 0591-0676 Diclofenac Sodium 100 mg 24 Hr Extended Release Tablet by Watson Laboratories, Inc.
  • 162 more results ...

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