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Voltaren (diclofenac) 100 mg is the only nsaid that relieves my persistent headache. How often should I take one? Because i read the half-life is only 1.2 - 2 hour

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Dr. Bruce Rothschild
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: No more than 1-1/2/d

No more than 150 mg/day, but if persistent, a headache specialist should help.

In brief: No more than 1-1/2/d

No more than 150 mg/day, but if persistent, a headache specialist should help.
Dr. Bruce Rothschild
Dr. Bruce Rothschild
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Dr. Ronald Krauser
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

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The maximum dose is two daily and they should be taken 8-12 hours apart.

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The maximum dose is two daily and they should be taken 8-12 hours apart.
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