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    Aceclofenac

    Information about Aceclofenac

    Aceclofenac uses

    Aceclofenac is used in fever, headache, arthralgia, myalgia, dental pain, post operative pain, Pain during menstruation, Osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, Ankylosing Spondylitis and gout.

    How aceclofenac works

    Aceclofenac 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).

    Common side effects of aceclofenac

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

    Available Medicine for Aceclofenac

    • ₹35 to ₹57
      Ipca Laboratories Ltd
      2 variant(s)
    • ₹37 to ₹74
      Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd
      3 variant(s)
    • ₹33 to ₹54
      Aristo Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
      2 variant(s)
    • ₹39 to ₹60
      Micro Labs Ltd
      2 variant(s)
    • ₹15 to ₹52
      Medley Pharmaceuticals
      4 variant(s)
    • ₹18 to ₹28
      Systopic Laboratories Pvt Ltd
      2 variant(s)
    • ₹14 to ₹35
      FDC Ltd
      3 variant(s)
    • ₹29 to ₹57
      Ipca Laboratories Ltd
      4 variant(s)
    • ₹28 to ₹50
      Saffron Therapeutics Pvt Ltd
      2 variant(s)
    • ₹8 to ₹30
      Unison Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
      3 variant(s)

    Expert advice for Aceclofenac

    • 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.
    • Aceclofenac 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.

    Frequently asked questions for Aceclofenac

    Aceclofenac

    Q. Is aceclofenac safe?
    Aceclofenac (also available as Hifenac, Zerodol) is safe at the prescribed dose by the doctor. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use
    Q. Is aceclofenac a painkiller/ antipyretic/ antibiotic?
    Aceclofenac is a pain relieving medication and not an antibiotic. It may reduce fever; however consult your doctor regarding its use
    Q. Is aceclofenac better than diclofenac?
    Aceclofenac and diclofenac are equally effective and safe in relieving pain. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use
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    Q. Is aceclofenac paracetamol/ aspirin?
    No. Aceclofenac is not paracetamol or aspirin.

    Content on this page was last updated on 22 August, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)