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    Diclofenac Topical

    Information about Diclofenac Topical

    Diclofenac topical uses

    Diclofenac Topical is used in rheumatic pain, myalgia, arthralgia and musculo-skeletal pain.

    How diclofenac topical works

    Diclofenac topical is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). It works by blocking the release of prostaglandin, that causes allergy symptoms and inflammation (swelling and redness).

    Common side effects of diclofenac topical

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    Expert advice for Diclofenac Topical

    • Inform your doctor if you have diabetes, angina, blood clots, and high blood pressure, raised cholesterol or raised triglycerides, liver disorder of the red blood pigment (porphyria).
    • Tell your doctor if you had or need to have surgery.
    • Avoid direct contact of gel/ lotion with your eyes. In case of direct contact, wash your eyes with water immediately and seek immediate medical attention.
    • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding. 
    • Do not use if you are allergic to diclofenac or any of its ingredients.
    • Do not use if you previously had allergic reaction (asthma, hives or a cold) due to aspirin or other pain killers.

    Frequently asked questions for Diclofenac Topical

    Diclofenac Topical

    Q. Is diclofenac topical 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.

    Content on this page was last updated on 13 September, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)