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Diclofenac sodium 50mg uses

A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
Orthopedic Surgery 29 years experience
Potentially: NSAIDs can be used to varying degrees of success to treat headaches. The main contraindications would be ulcer disease, cardiac or kidney disease. Or... Read More

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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
Podiatry 41 years experience
Good: The fact that you have not had a side affect is a good thing.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Very unlikely: In my experience, patients who have normal kidney function at the beginning of therapy do not develop any compromises in kidney function with longer t... Read More
Dr. Bruce Rothschild
Rheumatology 48 years experience
Rarely: Any anti-inflammatory agent can result in kidney failure if not adequately monitored. Renal function (and other laboratory measures) should be evalua... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tingting Huang
Pediatrics 24 years experience
No: Diclofenac is not approved in pediatric patients by FDA. We generally recommend Tylenol (acetaminophen) or Ibuprofen for fever in kids. If they appea... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Goldman
Rheumatology 55 years experience
You can: It is an nsaid, blocks prostaglandins and can help as long as your physician agrees you can take it.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Tamler
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 33 years experience
I would not expect it to be better. In a study by Valat, Meloxicam and diclofenac were equivalent in relieving the acute pain associated with osteoart... Read More
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Dr. Dean Giannone
Internal Medicine 25 years experience
Not sure...: Doses and concentrations of medications that are safe for humans may not be safe for our pets. Certain medications may not even be able to be metabol... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Lullove
Podiatry 19 years experience
Anti-inflammatory: Diclofenac belongs to the class of medications known as nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (nsaids). It works by reducing pain, swelling, and inflam... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edwin Perez
Anesthesiology 19 years experience
Yes: maximum daily dose is 150mg. So if you wanna try two, you can consider it just know you are beginning to bump up to max dose for the day.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Bradley
LASIK Surgery 18 years experience
Diclofenac: Diclofenac is a topical anti-inflammatory medication used to treat eye disease. It is also called voltaren (diclofenac). It is a non-steroidal anti-... Read More

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