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ORTHODEX 100MG INJECTION

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MRP: Rs. 24 for 1 vial(s) (2 ML injection each)
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Composition for ORTHODEX

Diclofenac(100 mg)

food interaction for ORTHODEX

alcohol interaction for ORTHODEX

pregnancy interaction for ORTHODEX

lactation interaction for ORTHODEX

food
alcohol
pregnancy
lactation
It is better to take Orthodex 100mg injection with food.
Taking diclofenac with alcohol can increase your risk of stomach bleeding.
UNSAFE
Orthodex 100mg injection 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.
WEIGH RISKS VS. BENEFITS
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.

SALT INFORMATION for ORTHODEX

Diclofenac(100 mg)

Uses

Orthodex 100mg injection is used in the treatment of osteoarthritis, dental pain, gout, rheumatoid arthritis, migraine and muscular pain.

How it works

Orthodex 100mg injection belongs to group of medicines called non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). It works by blocking the production of a certain chemical substance in the body that causes pain, fever, and inflammation.

Common side effects

Epigastric pain, Renal dysfunction, Stomach ulcer, Bleeding, Toxic epidermal necrolysis, Itching

SUBSTITUTES for ORTHODEX

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  • VALFEN 100 MG INJECTION
    (30 ML injection in vial)
    Wockhardt Ltd
    Rs. 0.44/ML of injection
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    Rs. 13.10
    save 96% more per ML of injection
  • VALFEN 100 MG INJECTION
    (3 ML injection in vial)
    Wockhardt Ltd
    Rs. 1.14/ML of injection
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    Rs. 3.43
    save 90% more per ML of injection
  • BRONAC 100 MG INJECTION
    (5 ML injection in vial)
    Healers Pharmaceuticals
    Rs. 26.25/ML of injection
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    Rs. 131.25
    pay 119% more per ML of injection
  • DICOLIV 100MG INJECTION
    (3 ML injection in vial)
    Ind Swift Laboratories Ltd
    Rs. 1.60/ML of injection
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    Rs. 4.80
    save 87% more per ML of injection

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Expert advice for ORTHODEX

  • Diclofenac should be taken with food or immediately after meals.
  • Take the medicine with food to avoid stomach upset.
  • Do not take antacids withh magnesium as they can interact with the drug.
  • Do not take diclofenac, If  you are allergic to diclofenac.
  • Do not drink alcohol while takig this drug.
  • Do not drive or use any tools or machines, if you feel dizzy, tired, have a headache or get blurred vision after taking diclofenac.

Frequently asked questions for ORTHODEX

Diclofenac

Q.Is diclofenac safe?
Diclofenac (also available as voveran, dynapar) is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor

Q.Is diclofenac nephrotoxic?
Diclofenac can interfere with normal kidney function when taken at larger doses for a longer duration. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its uses

Q.Is diclofenac safe in asthma?
Diclofenac may worsen the symptoms of asthma in some patients already suffering from asthma. Talk to your doctor before taking diclofenac in asthma

Q.Is diclofenac banned in India?
Diclofenac is available over-the-counter and it is not banned in India

Q.Is diclofenac a blood thinner / controlled substance?
Diclofenac is a pain relieving medication and it does not significantly affect the function of platelets in blood; hence it is not a blood thinner. It is not a controlled substance as it does not have the potential for abuse or addiction

Q.Does diclofenac increase blood pressure?
Diclofenac does not have any effect on blood pressure in normal individuals. However, consult your doctor before taking diclofenac if you are already suffering from high blood pressure or any other heart disease

Q.Does diclofenac induce sleep?
Diclofenac does not induce sleep.

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Content on this page was last updated on 30 November, 2014, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)