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Diclofenac is in a class of drugs known as nsaids (non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs). Ibuprofen is also in this class. These drugs inhibit enzymes (cox 1 and cox 2) which are important in producing a prostaglandin e1. Prostaglandin e1 is responsible for producing inflammation ...Read more
I took 20 tablets of 50mg cataflam (diclofenac) 9 hours ago(immediately regretted it) but u feel fine, will i be ok?
There is not one: Cataflam (diclofenac) overdose is not a treatable condition. If you still have pills in your stomach, a lavage (rinsing of stomach) or charcoal may be used to remove the pills or/and prevent absorption of the ones left in the stomach. However, there's no specific antidote to counteract the absorbed medication. ...Read more
Cataflam allergy: Cataflam (diclofenac) is a nonsteroidal anti-Inflammatory drug. An allergy occurs when your body’s immune system creates antibodies to a foreign substance causing a reaction that can be mild to severe. For potential adverse effects see: https://www.drugs.com/cataflam.html ...Read more
Right Deltoid pain, slightly stiff neck. Haven't done hard physical work. Can I take Cataflam (diclofenac) and Pamando together? How much can I take?
Need more info: These symptoms could be the "tip" of the iceberg. In medicine we don't treat the symptoms of the disease, we treat the cause. Please see your M.D. or D.O. to diagnose the cause of your discomfort. Can't recommend your taking any medication without a diagnosis. ...Read more
How should I treat an inflamed posterior tibial tendon besides taking cataflam (diclofenac) and ice?
Hi, I took Cataflam(dioclofenac) 10 hours ago. Can I drink alcohol? I've read that it should be out of my system by now. Thank you!
Probably OK, but...: Diclofenac's half life (time for 1/2 to leave your system) is 1.5 hours. Thus at 10 hours out, only about 1/12th of the dose would still be in your system. Thus , you're probably safe in terms of the mixing of alcohol and an NSAID. That being said, the cumulative effect of NSAIDs and Alcohol on your GI tract is another issue altogether. Watch for symptoms of gastritis, burning aching pain... ...Read more
Currently, I have not been a ble to sleep all night as my right deltoid is in pain. I've only done office work. Is Cataflam (diclofenac) and Panado a good idea?
See details: The best approach is to see a doctor and have the issue evaluated. ...Read more
Prostoglandin: It suppresses the release of inflammatory prostoglandings, bioactive ingredients associated with pain in pms. ...Read more