Diclosef 50 mg/20 mg Tablet

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Introduction

Diclosef 50 mg/20 mg Tablet is a medicine used in the treatment of abdominal pain. It helps reduce the amount of acid in the stomach and provide relief from acid-related indigestion and heartburn. It also blocks the release of certain chemical messengers that cause pain, inflammation, and fever.

Diclosef 50 mg/20 mg Tablet can be taken with or without food. Take it in the dose and duration directed by your doctor. Take it regularly and do not discontinue using it until the doctor tells you it is alright to stop.

Using of the medicine may cause some common side effects like nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, constipation, and loss of appetite. If you experience any of such side effects that do not go away or get worse, you should let your doctor know. Your doctor may be able to suggest ways of preventing or reducing the side effects. In general, you should try to use the smallest amount necessary to control your symptoms.

Before using the medicine, you should tell your doctor if you have any other medical conditions or disorders. To make sure it is safe for you, you should also tell your doctor all the other medicines you are taking. It should be used with caution in patients who are alcoholic or have liver or kidney disease. Pregnant and breastfeeding women should consult their doctors first before using the medicine.

Uses of Diclosef Tablet

Benefits of Diclosef Tablet

In Abdominal pain

Diclosef 50 mg/20 mg Tablet gives relief from abdominal pain and works best if they are used when the first signs of pain occur. It slows the natural movements of the gut and relaxes the muscles in the stomach and intestines. By doing this, it relieves stomach cramps, pain, bloating and discomfort. Diclosef 50 mg/20 mg Tablet also reduces acidity and gives relief from heartburn. Take this medicine before meals and at bedtime or as directed by your doctor.

Side effects of Diclosef Tablet

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Diclosef

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhea
  • Constipation
  • Loss of appetite

How to use Diclosef Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Diclosef 50 mg/20 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Diclosef Tablet works

Diclosef 50 mg/20 mg Tablet is a combination of two medicines: Diclofenac and Famotidine which relieve abdominal pain. Diclofenac is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). It works by preventing the formation of chemicals responsible for fever, pain, and inflammation (redness and swelling). Famotidine is an H2 blocker (type of antacid). It works by reducing the amount of acid in the stomach which helps to get relief of acid-related indigestion and heartburn.

Safety advice

Alcohol
UNSAFE
It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Diclosef 50 mg/20 mg Tablet.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Diclosef 50 mg/20 mg Tablet is unsafe to use during pregnancy as there is definite evidence of risk to the developing baby. However, the doctor may rarely prescribe it in some life-threatening situations if the benefits are more than the potential risks. Please consult your doctor.
Breast feeding
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Diclosef 50 mg/20 mg Tablet is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby.
Driving
UNSAFE
Diclosef 50 mg/20 mg Tablet may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Diclosef 50 mg/20 mg Tablet may cause headaches, blurred vision, dizziness or drowsiness in some patients. This may affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Diclosef 50 mg/20 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Diclosef 50 mg/20 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Diclosef 50 mg/20 mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Diclosef 50 mg/20 mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

What if you forget to take Diclosef Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Diclosef 50 mg/20 mg Tablet, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Alternate brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Diclosef 50 mg/20 mg Tablet
₹1.58/Tablet
Yekin 50 mg/20 mg Tablet
Ramose Laboratories Pvt Ltd
₹1.5/tablet
5% cheaper
Motinac 50mg/20mg Tablet
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₹1.7/tablet
8% costlier
Dicka F 50 mg/20 mg Tablet
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₹3.7/tablet
135% costlier
DK Fam 50 mg/20 mg Tablet
Somatico Laboratories Pvt Ltd
₹5.29/tablet
236% costlier
Yekin S 50 mg/20 mg Tablet
Ramose Laboratories Pvt Ltd
₹6/tablet
281% costlier

Quick tips

  • You have been prescribed Diclosef 50 mg/20 mg Tablet to get relief from abdominal pain and acidity.
  • It is best to take it when the first sign of pain occurs.
  • Avoid taking any antacid at least 2 hours before or after taking this medicine.
  • Incorporate the folowing lifestyle changes in order to prevent acidity and indigestion:
    1. Make sure you eat regular meals and drink plenty of water.
    2. Avoid spicy and fatty fried food.
    3. Lose weight if you are obese.
    4. If you are a smoker, consider giving up.
    5. Don't drink too much alcohol.
    6. Do not go to bed immediately after taking a meal. Sit in a relaxed position for some time for better digestion.

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Patient concerns

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Actually i am surffering from kidney stone and because kidney stone i am suffering from stomache and also i am having pain in bladder
Dr. Sunil Sekhri
Diabetology
Kidney stone cause sever abdominal pain. consult a Surgeon
In varicocele there are continues abdominal pain and hazy stomach and nausea filling are observed or not and also suggest treatment for varicocele
Dr. Praveen Pushkar
Urology
Treatment of varicocele is surgeryThere is no nausea or abdominal pain
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References

  1. MedIndia. Diclofenac+Famotidine. [Accessed 22 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link

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90, Delhi - Jaipur Road, Sector 32, Gurugram, Haryana 122001
Country of origin: India

Expires on or after: October, 2021

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