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Diclofenac Overview

Diclofenac (INN; see trade names 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 originally developed by Ciba-Geigy (now Novartis) in 1973.[1] It was first introduced in the UK in 1979.[2][3] In the Unit...

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Divon Cr
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What is this used for and are there any side effects? Ingerdient diclofenac sodium ## All medications carry the risk of side effects. Divon-CR is a controlled release formulation of Diclofenac, which is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory used to treat pain, fever and swelling. Side effects may include: nausea, dizziness, headache and stomach irritation. Learn more: Are there any questions or comments? ## i had chick v and after getting over my joints pains would go so my ancle was swelling and by bones was paining for so ,,,so i took a divon cr and all the pain went away i wa able to go to the gym to my spin class
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tab given with diclofenac for my knee pain my mri report-mild to moderate degenrative changes involving the medial tibiofemoral and patellofemoral articulation in form of thinning of the articular cartilage and marginal osteophytes . extrusion and thinning of the body of the medial meniscus with oblique tear involving its postr horn. moderate knee joint effusion predominately in in supra patellar recess
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Olfen 100 Sr
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How many Olfen-100 SR can you take in 24 hours? ## Olfen contains the active ingredient Diclofenac, which is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory and you are wise to be careful, since they can be risk drugs to use. And this is the controlled release, so from what I can find the maximum daily dose is 200mgs a day, taken in two divided doses, but you should check with your doctor and follow their instructions to be certain. Learn more Diclofenac information here. ## What is the dosage for olfen 100?
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pill with p75 URGENT
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i have a fever..... can i take p75? ## Hello, Moe! How are you? What is the shape and color? There are two that I've found listed in the databases with this marking. A round, pinkish tablet with black lettering P over 75 is manufactured by Pack Pharmaceuticals and they list it was containing 75mgs of Diclofenac. The FDA lists this medication as being a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory that is commonly used to treat pain, fever and swelling. Typical side effects may possibly include nausea, dizziness, headache, increased risk of bleeding and stomach irritation. However, a round, pink tablet with the P 75 pressed into the tablet is manufactured by Dr. Reddy's laboratories and they list it as containing 75mgs of Ranitidine, which is an antacid. Typical side effects may include nausea...
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emanzen d tablet is used for what
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I have undergone slip disc surgery before ten months back. Due to some load again back pain start end. Doctor given to emanzen d . is it ok ## Hello, Bapu! How are you? Emanzen-D contains Diclofenac and Serratiopeptidase, it is used to treat pain and inflammation. Side effects may include nausea, dizziness, headache and stomach irritation. Is there anything else I can help with? ## Can Emenzen d tablet take in piles problem?
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Side Effect Cataspa
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during menustration i undergo a lot of pain in my abdomen i take cataspa whenever my abdomen undergoes pain is it safe? ## Hi, Shona! Cataspa contains the active ingredient Diclofenac, it is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory that's used to treat pain, fever and swelling. Side effects may include nausea, dizziness, headache and stomach irritation. Learn more Cataspa details here. Have you consulted a doctor to see what's causing the pain? Contrary to what many believe, suffering such pain during menstruation is not normal and doesn't have to happen. There are quite a few reasons that it may occur, most of which can be easily fixed. One reason it could be happening is due to a deficiency in Magnesium, thus the solution can be as simple as eating more Magnesium rich foods or tak...
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cti 102 pill
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Took this pill to help treat diabetic neuropothy. It caused severe stomach ache and dry mouth for me! ! Good luck....hope it helps you. ## Hello, Beege! How are you? I'm very sorry about the experience you had. This tablet is listed in the prescription drug databases as containing 50mgs of Diclofenac, which is classified by the FDA as a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory. They are most commonly used to treat pain, fever and swelling. Stomach irritation and dry mouth can be common side effects, along with nausea, dizziness and headache. Are there any questions or concerns?
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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 ...
Updated 27 days ago.
Pill Gg 739
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I jus broke 2 fingers and tore the skin of them and got prescribed some pill with GG 739 how exactly does it help I have taken 3 in one day and hasn't helped yet ## Based on the description provided, I found your pill to be Diclofenac sodium delayed release (75 mg). Diclofenac is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug, taken to reduce inflammation and as an analgesic reducing pain in conditions such as arthritis or acute injury. I am personally not aware of how potent this drug is, but from my stand point I would suggest contacting your doctor about it's ineffectiveness to your needs. However if you haven't been on the drug for very long, it may take some time to build up in your system. This is something I would ask the doctor about if it's been a while. I am just takin...
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## common uses? ## Do you mean Diclofenac ? This is an anti-inflammatory drug generic for Voltaren. Commonly treats arthritis. ## Does Diclosenac affect liver functions? ## I wrote a wrong email. Now I write the correct one below.
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • 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%
  • 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.

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