Diclofenac is employed primarily to the treatments for inflammation and pain brought on by conditions including arthritis rheumatoid, osteoarthritis, and ankylosing spondylitis. It is also effective in treating soft tissue inflammations because of tendinitis and bursitis, and treating dysmenorrhea (menstrual cramps). Diclofenac can be an NSAID. NSAIDs treat the the signs of pain and inflammation. They do not treat the sickness that creates those symptoms.
Diclofenac may come as regular strength (50 mg) tablets and SR (slow release) 75/100 mg tablets.
Use Diclofenac as directed because of your doctor!
Ask your doctor questions maybe you have regarding how to use Diclofenac.
Store Diclofenac at 77 degrees F (25 degrees C). Brief storage at temperatures between 59 and 86 degrees F (15 and 30 degrees C) is permitted. Store away from heat, moisture, and light-weight. Do not store inside the bathroom. Keep Diclofenac from the reach of kids and from pets.
All medicines may cause side effects, however, many everyone has no, or minor, side effects.
Check using your doctor if all of these most frequent unwanted side effects persist or become bothersome:
Constipation; diarrhea; dizziness; drowsiness; headache; mild stomach pain or heartburn; nausea; vomiting.
Seek medical attention right away if any of these severe unwanted effects occur:
Severe allergy symptoms (rash; hives; itching; trouble breathing; tightness inside the chest; swelling with the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); bloody or black, tarry stools; change inside the amount of urine produced; chest pain; confusion; depression; fainting; fast or irregular heartbeat; fever, chills, or persistent sore throat; mental or mood changes; numbness of an branch; one-sided weakness; persistent flu-like symptoms; red, swollen, blistered, or peeling skin; ringing within the ears; seizures; severe headache or dizziness; severe or persistent stomach pain or nausea; severe vomiting or diarrhea; shortness of breath; sudden or unexplained extra weight; swelling in the hands, legs, or feet; symptoms of liver problems (eg, dark urine, pale stools, persistent loss in appetite, yellowing in the skin or eyes); unusual bruising or bleeding; unusual joint or muscle pain; unusual tiredness or weakness; vision or speech changes; vomit seems like coffee grounds.
This is not an entire list of all negative effects that will occur. If you've got questions on side effects, contact your medical provider.
Contact your doctor or doctor right away if this applies for you.
Some health conditions may communicate with Diclofenac. Tell your physician or pharmacist if you have any health conditions, especially if any in the following apply for you:
Some medicines may talk with Diclofenac. Tell your medical provider if you happen to be taking another medicines, especially any with the following:
This may not be a total set of all interactions that could occur. Ask your medical provider if Diclofenac may connect to other medicines which you take. Check with your medical provider before you start, stop, or change the dose from a medicine.
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