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What are the below drugs used for? 1) famotab 20 tab; 2) voltaren (diclofenac) 50mg & 3) vit b1612? Thanks!

What are the below drugs used for? 1) famotab 20 tab; 2) voltaren (diclofenac) 50mg & 3) vit b1612? Thanks!

INTERESTING MIX: Famtab is Famotidine for ulcers or to reduce stomach acid. Voltaren is an non-steroidal antiinflammatory agent and B12 helps with a lot of things like anemia and nervous system. Vitamin b6 (pyridoxine) is required for the synthesis of the neurotransmitters serotonin and norepinephrine. And for myelin formation. ...Read more

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I usually take tramadol for pain but I've recently been given diclofenac 75mg dr tab pac will I have the same results as I was with the tramadol?

I usually take tramadol for pain but I've recently been given diclofenac 75mg dr tab pac will I have the same results as I was with the tramadol?

?: Those two medications have different mechanisms of action and affect different types portions of the pain pathway. Both may be effective in treatig pain, however it often depends on the "problem" or type of pathology they are treating. ...Read more

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Hi...I had my bottom molar tooth extracted on Monday but I still am in a lot of pain. Been taking pain tabs and anti inflammatory...Diclofenac 50mg.

Hi...I had my bottom molar tooth extracted on Monday but I still am in a lot of pain. Been taking pain tabs and anti inflammatory...Diclofenac 50mg.

Question?: Not sure of your question or which Monday you had your tooth extracted, but if you are in a lot of pain then you should follow up with a visit to the dentist who extracted the tooth. ...Read more

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Is it harmful if I pop two tabs of dichlofenac in a day? I get splitting headaches and aspirin never helps. Can diclofenac be used for menstrual pain?

Is it harmful if I pop two tabs of dichlofenac in a day? I get splitting headaches and aspirin never helps. Can diclofenac be used for menstrual pain?

It's ok: This medication is marked for treatment of moderate to severe pain - including painful periods. Just follow your MDs directions. Monitor for abd pain or excessive bleeding or bruising. No not mix with alcohol. You having increased risks of stomach acid problems and if you have cardiac issues you may be at increase risk of heart attacks. Consult your MD if you use frequently. ...Read more

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What is diclofenac sod ec 75mg tablets?

What is diclofenac sod ec 75mg tablets?

Non-steroidal anti-: Inflammatory drug (NSAID) brand name voltaren, generic name diclofenac sodium, enteric coated to delay release of med to protect stomach from irritation, 75 mg dose; used for pain, inflammation, arthritis. ...Read more

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What is diclofenac 75mg ec used for?

What is diclofenac 75mg ec used for?

Inflammatory pain: Diclofenac is an NSAID (non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug) and is used to treat pain from inflammation. ...Read more

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I'm taking diclofenac sod ec 75mg. Can I take sleep med that has only diphenhydramine HCl 25 mg?

I'm taking diclofenac sod ec 75mg. Can I take sleep med that has only diphenhydramine HCl 25 mg?

Yes: These medicines have different mechanism of action and that is not a problem. Discuss this with your physician if there's any other medical issues we are not aware of. ...Read more

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Can meloxicam 15mg and diclofenac sod ec 75mg be taken togther for extreme back, knee, hip pain. Also I'm diabetic?

Can meloxicam 15mg and diclofenac sod ec 75mg be taken togther for extreme back, knee, hip pain. Also I'm diabetic?

NSAID's: Both studs are in a family carrying symptom relief AND. A risk of toxicity to the gastrointestinal renal and cardiovascular systems;"double dipping" compounds the risk without additional benefit;discuss with your prescribers ...Read more

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Is diclofenac 75mg safe to take?

Is diclofenac 75mg safe to take?

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 safely! ...Read more

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Do I have to take all of my diclofenac?

Do I have to take all of my diclofenac?

Only if you want to: Only if you want to feel better. Your doctor prescribed an amount he felt best for you. ...Read more

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What is the medicine diclofenac used for?

What is the medicine diclofenac used for?

Arthritis, pain,: Reducing inflamation as it is an NSAID like ibuprofen or naproxen. ...Read more

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Please describe the medication: diclofenac?

Please describe the medication: diclofenac?

Diclofenac: Diclofenac is the generic name for the non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug known as voltaren (diclofenac). It is used to treat the pain resulting from various types of inflammation. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: diclofenac?

Diclofenac: 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 which can cause pain. ...Read more

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Diclofenac, how long before this medication kicks in?

2-3 days: It will usually start to work within 2-3 days but can take 2-3 weeks to reach its maximum effect. ...Read more

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Why diclofenac injection is harmful when its pill is safe?

Injections: There is no difference between po and im, but you can develop an infection at the injection site ...Read more

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How long should I wait before taking another diclofenac dose?

Every 12 hours: You haven't given enough information, but diclofenac is a 12 hour medication, unless you are on the xr (24-hour) product. The dosage is usually 50-75 mg every 12 hours. Sometimes 100mg xr daily- make sure to take with food to avoid stomach ache.....This is for oral dosage. There is also a topical cream available. ...Read more

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Can diclofenac help a toothache?

Possibly...: The best solution is to obtain care from a reputable dentist. Diclofenac will not solve the reason why you have a toothache. If you do not have a dentist please do look online for a dentist with really nice reviews. I realize many patients want to fix their dental problems on their own; however, toothaches will not be cured with medications. Medications can mask the symptoms of an infection.... ...Read more

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Can I take diclofenac for toothaches?

Can I take diclofenac for toothaches?

I suppose: You could but there are many analgesics far more effective. Consult your dentist to get the problem addressed. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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What are the pills"mylan diclofenac" used for?

What are the pills"mylan diclofenac" used for?

See details: Diclofenac is an anti-inflammatory med (NSAID) used to treat some types of arthritis. Mylan is one of the companies that manufacture this med. ...Read more

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Any suggestions on which gel is better for treating pain: a diclofenac gel or an etofenamate gel?

Any suggestions on which gel is better for treating pain: a diclofenac gel or an etofenamate gel?

Similar: Studies have shown that about 40-60 % of people with pain from due to Osteoarthritis or Sports Injuries felt they had a good - excellent relief of symptoms when using one of the gels. There are no "head to head" studies comparing one gel vs the other for the same type of problem. You could try one and, if you don't see a meaningful benefit after 3-6 days, then switch to other. ...Read more

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Is voltaren (diclofenac) useful?

Is voltaren (diclofenac) useful?

Yes: If you are asking from an eye standpoint, it has an fda approved indication for post-cataract surgery inflammation and post-refractive surgery pain. It is often used off-label and effectively for anterior segment pain or inflammation. ...Read more

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Are tramadol and diclofenac the same?

Are tramadol and diclofenac the same?

Different pain meds: Tramadol ; diclofenac are two completely different families of medication but they both can be used together if a patient has pain ;inflammation. The first choice is the nsaid (diclofenac in this case) on a regular basis, if tolerated ; for moderate pain then using the non-narcotic (tramadol) as your secondary pain medication. In some patients I may use a narcotic pain medication instead of tramadol. ...Read more

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Is it ok to take suboxin and ic diclofenac sod dr not saying at the same time 2 hours apart?

Yes, if prescribed.: It's okay if it's prescribed for you! Take with food (not dairy), do wait at least 1.5 hrs after other pain meds. Don't take if you have abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, or diahrrea. ...Read more

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How long does it take to wean off diclofenac? I have been taking a pill every morning and every night for almost 3 years.75 mg each

Instructions: This medications usually prescribed for so long for some chronic condition. You not provide your diagnosis and reason taking it. It makes sense to discuss this question with your doctor to develop plan to stop medicine if your condition resolved. ...Read more

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Are diclofenac and aceclofenac steroids?

Are diclofenac and aceclofenac steroids?

Not steroids.: They are called NSAIDS, or non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs! ...Read more

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What is voltaren (diclofenac) gel used for?

Arthritis: Voltaren (diclofenac) gel is indicated for Osteoarthritis of joints. It is generally used for knee arthritis but can also be used for ankles, feet, elbows, wrists and hands. ...Read more

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Can diclofenac be helplful for sciatica pain?

Possibly: It is an anti-inflammatory medication that can help. However, if you are not better after a few days I suggest seeing a spine specialist for further evaluation and treatment options. ...Read more

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What happens if voltaren (diclofenac) is applied to bug bites?

What happens if voltaren (diclofenac) is applied to bug bites?

Won't hurt: But it won't help either---steroid creams are much better for this use. ...Read more