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Diclofenac

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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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round, pink with GG739 on it. what is it.thank you. ## Hey Bob, I'm not sure if you're the same Bob who's asked this type of question before, where I had also left a response... but in case you're not, this particular pill reportedly contains 75mgs of Diclofenac sodium (delayed release); manufactured by Sandoz. Diclofenac is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug widely recognized for treating inflammation, pain, and fever; but happens to have other a few other off-label uses as well for conditions such as actinic keratoses and migraines. If you'd like, you can also learn more about this drug on the page for Diclofenac Details I hope this helps!
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round pink with GG739 on it what is it
round pink with GG739 0n it ,what is it. ## Hi Bob, How are you? From what I could gather, the round pink pill you have marked GG 739 is reportedly identified as a 75mg Diclofenac sodium delayed release tablet, used to relieve mild to moderate pain. Like other nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAID) Diclofenac works by stopping the body's production of a substance that causes pain, fever, and inflammation. For verification of the pill's identity, this particular tablet is listed as being manufactured by Sandoz Pharmaceuticals. I hope this helps!
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medicine to treat muscle spasm
which medicine is taken to treat hip muscle spasm causing pain and restrict the movement of leg. ## patient having a neck pain last longing 3 months. some time he take diclofenac sodium and he having catract in both eye and he treat only one eye before 1.5 year . so, what drug to administreat ## Is spasmoproxivon prescribed in eyes treatment if yes then for what reason if patient has refractive error...
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Topical Pain Management Cream: dic/bac/cyc/gab/bup/pen
My doctor prescribed a cream for my back. What is in it and what does each ingredient do? Dic 3% Bac 2% Cyc 2% Gab 10% Bup 5% Pen 5% ## Hello, 4dabirds! How are you? Diclo stand for 3% Diclofenac, it is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory used to relieve pain and swelling. Bac is 2% Baclofen, which is a muscle relaxant. Cyc is 2% Cyclobenzaprine, which is another muscle relaxant. Gab stands for 10% Gabapentin, which is an anticonvulsant that's also used to treat certain types of nerve pain. Pen is 5% Penicillin, which is an antibiotic used to treat or prevent topical infections in such a mixture. I am not completely sure on the Bup, but it might be 5% Buprenorphine, which is a narcotic analgesic. The most common side effects are skin reddening and application site irritation. Is there ...
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Voren 50 mg for fibromyaglia and arthritis
i am 47 years old and have suffered fibromyaglia and arthritis problem since 1 year. my menses have ended 2 months ago and but since 6 months i have been suffering from pain in my arm's muscles between the area of elbow and the wrist. i have been feeling inflammation and pain in my wrist, ankle and hip bones and around my neck and shoulder. please tell me what medicine/treatment should i take. ## i am suffering from Hemorrhoids for 6 months and i have taken different anti bio-tic medicine and tubes but in van i am still in pain ## Hello, Based on my research, Voren contains the active ingredient Diclofenac which is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). This medication is used to treat actinic keratoses as well as pain and swelling caused by osteoarthritis. Voren (Diflofena...
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Diclofenac Sodium 75mg
I just took 2 diclofenac sodium 75mg at the same time. Since only one doesn't work at all. Could that hurt me ( ## Hello, Turquita20! How are you? Diclofenac is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory that's used to treat pain, fever and swelling. This medication may cause side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, headache and stomach irritation. It also carries some risks, such as causing stomach damage, increasing the risk of bleeding, causing liver damage or liver failure, so it is very important that you not take more than your doctor has prescribed. Doubling up once likely isn't very risky, but only your doctor can say for sure. It would be best to inform them, as they may want to run some blood work to check your liver function and clotting factor. Is there anything else I can...
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Deplatt Cv 20
My wife is taking Deplatt Cv 20 after Angioplasty. Now she is also having backache. Can she take Diclofenac along with this. ## Hi, Aloke! How is she feeling? And no, as a heart patient, she shouldn't take Diclofenac, nor any other nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medication. They can cause elevated blood pressure and fluid retention, which could further complicate her condition. She should consult her doctor to find out what medication she can safely take. ## I had two times angioplasty within three years and take medicine deplett cv20 for last three year how many times i should take it. I have stomach irritation and highly gaustric problem by this medicine.what should i do. ## my uncle's angiography shows blockages in heart vessels 90% & 70% at two places. His Pro-BNP tests ...
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diclo neurobion
dose and side effect and what it is used for ## Diclo Neurobion combines the nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medication Diclofenac with vitamins B1, B6 and B12. It is claimed that the vitamins couple with the NSAID has potent anti-neuritis, anti-inflammation and analgesic effects. The tablets are manufactured by Merck and come in 50mgs. I am unable to find information on the regular dosing schedule. You can read more about Diclofenac here: Some common side effects may include: nausea, headache and stomach bleeding. Is there anything else I can help you with? ## Yes it's available in Abuja...I have just got it my self...diclo neurobion. ## please is the stoamch bleeding side effect severe, does it mean one would excret blood?
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conafec
Is conafec hard on your kidney"s or Liver? Is it safe to use for swelling and pain? ## Why can't I get the information on conafec that I requested? What am I doing wrong for a reply? ## Hello, Blondie! How are you? I'm very sorry that you had to wait for a response. Clofanec contains the active ingredient Diclofenac, which is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory. Yes, it may cause liver damage or failure, but that's very rare and usually occurs with prolonged use of high doses. Other side effects may include nausea, dizziness, stomach irritation and headache. Is there anything else I can help with?
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dolo neurobion retard
What is the difference between Dolo Neurobion Forte and Dolo Neurobion Retard? And, can it be purchased in the U.S. either over the counter or by prescription? My husband has had terrible knee pain and until he can get into the doctor a friend gave him one of the Dolo Neurobion Retard to which he said "made my pain 200% better than it was before taking it". I cannot find anywhere on the internet stating that it can be purchased here in the U.S.? Thank you for any help you can provide! ## Hello, Maryanne! How are you? Both contain a complex of b vitamins and Diclofenac, just different dosages, which is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory that requires a prescription in the U.S. It may cause side effects, such as nausea, dizziness, headache, increased risk of bleeding and stomach irr...
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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Diclofenac
  • Capsule: 18mg, 25mg, 35mg
  • For Solution: 50mg
  • Gel: 1%, 3%
  • 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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