Divon 50mg Tablet

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Micro Labs Ltd

Composition for Divon 50mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Fever, Headache, Arthralgia (joint pain)
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22.57
₹2.26/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Divon Tablet

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Uses of Divon Tablet

Divon 50mg Tablet is used in fever, headache, arthralgia, myalgia, dental pain, post operative pain, pain during menstruation, osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis and gout.
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Side effects of Divon Tablet

Common

Abdominal pain, Constipation, Diarrhoea, Epigastric pain, Flatulence, Nausea, Vomiting, Indigestion.

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How to use Divon 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. It is better to take Divon 50mg Tablet with food.

How Divon Tablet works

Divon 50mg tablet is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). It works by blocking the release of certain chemical messengers that cause fever, pain and inflammation (redness and swelling).

In Depth Information on Divon Tablet

Expert advice for Divon Tablet

  • It should be taken with food or milk to avoid getting an upset stomach.
  • It can cause serious complications like stomach bleeding and kidney problems if taken for a long time.
  • Divon can raise a risk of blood clots, heart attack, or a stroke.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Divon 50mg Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking diclofenac with alcohol can increase your risk of stomach bleeding.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Divon 50mg Tablet is unsafe to use during pregnancy.

There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
Divon 50mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Divon 50mg Tablet may cause headaches, blurred vision, dizziness or drowsiness in some patients. This may affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Divon 50mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients wi
th kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Divon 50mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Divon 50mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Divon 50mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Regular monitoring of liver function tests is recommended in patients with liver disease if this medicine is to be taken for a long time.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Twinease 200mg Tablet, Nyci 100mg Tablet, Niq 200mg Tablet DT, Hilid P Suspension

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Divon 50mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Diclofenac

Q. What is the difference between Divon and naproxen?
In research studies, naproxen has been found to have lesser cardiovascular events like stroke and heart attack than Divon. Another key variations naproxen may be more likely to be recommended for the treatment of inflammatory conditions in young patients as compared to Divon.
Q. What is the difference between Divon and ketoprofen?
Although both these agents are non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), there is a subtle difference in the way they act. Ketoprofen blocks the Cyclo-oxygenase (COX) enzyme without any preference for blocking of any one of this enzyme subtypes. Divon has the preference to block COX-2 subtype of Cyclooxygenase enzyme. Blocking of COX reduces prostaglandins (chemicals naturally produced by the body that is responsible for pain and inflammation).
Q. Can Divon be used along with warfarin?
No. Using Divon together with warfarin can increase the risk of serious bleeding from the stomach (Higher than users of either drug alone). Inform your doctor before starting these medications.
Q. Are Divon and ibuprofen same?
No. Divon and Ibuprofen are different medicines but they both belong to the same class of drugs i.e. Non-Steroidal Anti-inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs). Both are commonly used as painkillers.
Yes. Divon is a pain killer. In fact, it belongs to the class of drugs called non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). It is commonly used for the treatment of pain in osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis and spondylitis.
No, Divon is not a narcotic. Narcotics are drugs with sleep inducing properties, usual derivatives of Opium like Heroin and Morphine.
Yes, Divon can be taken with vitamins. No drug-drug interactions or any harmful effects have been reported when they are used together.
No, Divon is not approved for the treatment of hepatitis. Hepatitis is a condition where the liver is inflamed. Divon can, in fact, cause harm to the liver as a side effect.
Yes, Divon is a pain killer. C-section is the short name for Cesarean Section which is an operative procedure to deliver the baby through the mother's abdomen and uterus. Divon can be used to treat the pain that may occur after the operation.
Q. What is the difference between Divon and baclofen?
Divon is a pain killer. It belongs to the class of drugs called non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). It is commonly used for the treatment of pain in osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis and spondylitis. Baclofen is a depressant of the nervous system, used to relax the muscles and also used in to reduce pain. Baclofen is used for the treatment of spinal cord injury, cerebral palsy, and multiple sclerosis.
Q. What is the difference between Divon and lidocaine?
Divon is a pain killer. It belongs to the class of drugs called non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). It is commonly used for the treatment of pain in osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis and spondylitis. Lidocaine (also known as xylocaine and lignocaine) is a medication primarily used to numb tissue in a specific area before any surgical procedure and is also used to treat ventricular tachycardia (a condition where the beating rhythm of the heart gets disturbed.
Q. Which is the best choice between Divon and aceclofenac?
The researcher has proved that aceclofenac is a better alternative to Divon with fewer side effects, especially in the treatment of osteoarthritis, ankylosing spondylitis. Both Aceclofenac and Divon are NSAIDs (Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs) and used as painkillers.
Q. Which is the best choice between Divon and ibuprofen for back pain?
Both Divon and Ibuprofen can be used for back pain. Currently, there are not many studies which can identify the best treatment between the these two agents.
Q. Which is the best choice between Divon and ibuprofen for a toothache?
Both Divon and Ibuprofen can be used for toothache. Currently, there are not many studies which can identify the best treatment between the these two agents. However according to one study, a combination of Divon with paracetamol has been found to be better then a combination of Ibuprofen and paracetamol.
Q. What is the difference between Divon and meloxicam?
Meloxicam has been found to have fewer gastrointestinal side effects than Divon and its use is associated with an increased risk of cardiovascular events such as heart attack and stroke.
Q. Can I take Divon along with misoprostol?
Yes. It can be taken together. Misoprostol protects the stomach from irritating gastric effects of Divon. The combination of medication is used to treat arthritis in patients at high risk of getting stomach/intestinal ulcers and complications from the ulcers (such as bleeding).
Q. Can I take Divon while I am on thyroxine?
Yes, Divon can be taken with thyroxine. No drug-drug interactions or any harmful effects have been reported when they are used together.
Since Divon has been shown to have blood thinning effects, it can increase the risk of bleeding. Therefore, it is stopped before surgery to prevent excessive loss of blood.
Divon should not be used if there is an allergic reaction (hypersensitivity) to it, or other pain killers, active ulcer in the stomach, bleeding from the stomach, history of severe heart failure, liver failure, kidney failure and or heart attack.
Yes. Divon can sometime cause reversible infertility. Divon by its mechanism of action, may delay or prevent rupture of ovarian follicles, which has been associated with reversible infertility in some women. Consult your doctor before starting this medication.
Divon can cause damage to the lining cells of the stomach by several mechanisms, including the irritant effect on the cells, breaking of the protective barrier properties of lining cells, suppression of prostaglandin production of the stomach, reduction of stomach mucosal blood flow and interference with the repair of superficial injury of the stomach lining.
Some patients with asthma are hypersensitive to non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAID) like aspirin which can lead to acute attacks of asthma. Consult your doctor before starting this medication.
Yes, Divon has been found to be effective to reduce back pain. Divon is a pain killer that belongs to the NSAIDs (Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory) class. Other NSAIDs have also been found to be useful in back pain eg. Ibuprofen and Naproxen.
Yes, Divon can reduce fever. However, commonly used to reduce the pain, particularly that which is seen with Osteoarthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis and Ankylosing spondylitis.
Sore throat is mostly caused by bacteria so antibiotics are given to treat a sore throat whereas Divon is a pain killer so it can be given in cases of throat pain associated with it but only under the prescription of a doctor.
Divon can be used to treat the pain associated with urinary tract infection (UTI) but for complete treatment, a course of antibiotics will be required.
Divon is not known to cause sedation. There have been rare, an isolated case report of sedation with the drug.
Yes,Divon can be used to relieve the pain due to kidney stones. However, there is also a risk of kidney damage with Divon as its side effect. It is advised not to take Divon for a prolonged time for this condition without adequate monitoring.
Yes, Divon is commonly used for the treatment of pain in osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, and spondylitis.It belongs to the class of drugs called non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). .
Q. Can I use Divon with diuretics?
No, Divon should not be used with diuretics. Divon reduces the natriuretic effect of furosemide and thiazides diuretics in some patients. This response has been attributed to inhibition of renal prostaglandin synthesis.
Q. Can I use Divon with mifepristone?
These drugs should not be used together as the effect of mifepristone may be lowered by Divon. Mifepristone is used for medical abortion.
Q. Can I use Divon with lithium?
No.These drugs should not be used together as Divon increases the blood levels of lithium which may further increase the side effects.
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