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Can I take Excedrin with diclofenac

A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. W. james Chon
Nephrology and Dialysis 25 years experience
5 types of Excedrine: Some Excedrins (Extra Strength, PM, and Migraine) contain 250mg of aspirin per pill whereas others (Tension and Mild) do not. Diclofenac is a non-ste... Read More

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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Not my favorite: There is a moderate amount of GI risk. If you believe the studies suggesting increased cardiac risk from nsaids, diclofenac is shown to have one of th... Read More
Dr. Thomas Namey
Rheumatology 48 years experience
Yes for most!: Major concerns would be patient with previous ulcer, high blood pressure, and congestive heart failure, and finally, renal disease. Most can take it s... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Weissberg
Obstetrics and Gynecology 55 years experience
Only if you want to : Only if you want to feel better. Your doctor prescribed an amount he felt best for you.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Behram Dalal
Dentistry 31 years experience
I suppose: You could but there are many analgesics far more effective. Consult your dentist to get the problem addressed. Hope this helps.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Alliger
Endodontics 23 years experience
Pain relief: Sure! however, unless you treat the problem it will only give you temporary relief. See you dentist.
A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Sterling
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If YouCanSeeThePills: Sure! But you shouldn't have glaucoma if you take Excedrin :) There is scant evidence of an association, let alone a causal relationship. In fact it... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Newton
Pain Management 19 years experience
Not with alcohol: It is not recommended to mix medications with alcohol.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Yes: No interaction between the 2 drugs, different mechanisms as flexeril is a muscle relaxant and diclofenac an NSIAID or non steroidal antiinflammatory. ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Marx
Pain Management 48 years experience
How Much Excedrin?: A more important issue is how ofter you take the excedrin. You may be causing rebound headaches which in many ways are more difficult to treat than mi... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. William Harris
Family Medicine 33 years experience
No prob.: Diclofenac is an anti-inflammatory medication. Lunesta is a sleep medication. They can be taken together.

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