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  1. Diclofam Benefits & Uses
  2. Diclofam Dosage & How to Take
  3. Diclofam Side Effects
  4. Diclofam Related Warnings
  5. Severe Interaction of Diclofam with Other Drugs
  6. Diclofam Contraindications
  7. Frequently asked Questions about Diclofam
  8. Diclofam Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Diclofam Benefits & Uses

Diclofam is used to treat the following -

  1. सिरदर्द
  2. जोड़ों में दर्द (और पढ़ें - जोड़ों में दर्द के घरेलू उपाय)
  3. मांसपेशियों में दर्द Primary (और पढ़ें - मांसपेशियों में दर्द के घरेलू उपाय)
  4. दांत में दर्द Primary
  5. ऑस्टियोआर्थराइटिस
  6. रूमेटाइड आर्थराइटिस
  7. स्पॉन्डिलाइटिस
  8. गाउट
  9. गठिया संबंधी दर्द Primary
  10. माइग्रेन (और पढ़ें - माइग्रेन के घरेलू उपाय)
  11. टांगों में दर्द
  12. बदन दर्द (और पढ़ें - बदन दर्द के घरेलू उपाय)
  13. साइटिका (और पढ़ें - साइटिका का घरेलू उपाय)
  14. पैरों में दर्द (और पढ़ें - पैर में दर्द के घरेलू उपाय)
  15. कंधे में दर्द (और पढ़ें - कंधे के दर्द के घरेलू उपाय)
  16. मोच (और पढ़ें - मोच के घरेलू उपाय)
  17. एड़ी में दर्द (और पढ़ें - एड़ी में दर्द के घरेलू उपाय)
  18. कलाई में दर्द
  19. आंखों की सूजन
  20. आंखों में जलन
  21. वैरीकोसेल
  22. वृषण में दर्द
  23. जोड़ों में अकड़न
  24. दर्द Primary
  25. पैर में फ्रैक्चर
  26. आंखों में दर्द
  27. हाथ में दर्द
  28. मधुमक्खी का काटना
  29. दाढ़ में दर्द
  30. मांसपेशियों में खिंचाव
  31. जबड़े में दर्द
  32. जांघ में दर्द

Diclofam Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Diclofam

Diclofenac

Diclofam Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Diclofam is used -

  1. Nephrotoxic
  2. Fluid Retention
  3. Constipation Severe
  4. Abdominal Pain Moderate
  5. Skin Rash Mild
  6. Diarrhoea
  7. Nausea or vomiting
  8. Arrhythimia
  9. Pancreatic inflammation
  10. Liver Damage

Diclofam Related Warnings

Is the use of Diclofam safe for pregnant women?

Diclofam has many dangerous side effects in pregnant women. If you are pregnant, do not consume Diclofam without medical advice.

Severe

Is the use of Diclofam safe during breastfeeding?

Side effects of Diclofam on breastfeeding women are very mild.

Mild

What is the effect of Diclofam on the Kidneys?

There may be some severe side effects of Diclofam on your kidney. Do not take it unless a doctor says so.

Severe

What is the effect of Diclofam on the Liver?

Diclofam may have severe effects on your liver, so do not take it without first consulting your doctor.

Severe

What is the effect of Diclofam on the Heart?

Diclofam may cause harmful effects on the heart. if you feel it's having any such effect, then stop taking this drug, and restart only on your doctor's advice.

Moderate

Severe Interaction of Diclofam with Other Drugs

Diclofam should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Diclofam Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Diclofam unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Edema
  2. Stomach Infection
  3. Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  4. Kidney Disease
  5. Skin Rash
  6. Heart Attack
  7. Stroke
  8. Asthma
  9. Anemia
  10. Heart Failure
  11. Liver Disease
  12. Peptic Ulcer

Frequently asked Questions about Diclofam

Is this Diclofam habit forming or addictive?

Diclofam does not cause addiction.

No

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

Yes, you can operate a vehicle or heavy machinery after taking Diclofam since it does not cause drowsiness.

Safe

Is it safe?

Yes, but consume Diclofam only on doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

There is no benefit of taking Diclofam for mental disorders.

No

Diclofam Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Diclofam

There isn't any research available on the side effects of taking Diclofam with food.

Unknown

Interaction between Alcohol and Diclofam

Consult your doctor before consuming alcohol while taking Diclofam as it can have severe side effects.

Severe

Diclofam FAQs

Question over 1 year ago

Can Diclofam be given in dengue?

Dr. Anjum Mujawar MBBS , Diabetology

No, Diclofam should not be taken in Dengue because it can increase the risk of internal bleeding. Patients should consult a medical professional, take ample rest and drink plenty of fluids. However, paracetamol can be taken to bring down fever and reduce joint aches.

Question over 1 year ago

Can i take Diclofam for headache?

Dr. Amit Singh MBBS , General Physician

Yes, you can take Diclofam for a headache. This drug blocks the pain sensitizing mechanism induced by bradykinin (an inflammatory mediator).

Question over 1 year ago

Can Diclofam cause renal failure?

Dr. Kuldeep Meena MBBS, MD , Pulmonology

Yes, long-term use of Diclofam can cause renal failure. Do not take it without doctor's advice. Otherwise, It may lead to several kidney related problems.

Question about 2 years ago

What is Diclofam?

Dr. Haleema Yezdani MBBS , General Physician

Diclofam is a brand name of diclofenac. It is a prescription drug that belongs to the class of medication called NSAIDs (Nonsteroidal Antiinflammatory Drugs). It is used in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, bursitis, ankylosing spondylitis, toothache, dysmenorrhoea, renal colic, post-traumatic disorder and post-operative inflammatory conditions which affords quick relief from pain and wounds and edema (swelling).

Question about 2 years ago

How does Diclofam work?

Dr. Ayush Pandey MBBS , General Physician

Diclofam works by blocking the action of prostaglandins which is responsible for inflammations (swellings) in our body. This helps to relieve temporary painful inflammatory conditions like sports injuries, dental surgery, bursitis, low backache, dysmenorrhoea, post-operative pain, and osteoarthritis.

This medicine data has been created by -
Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience

References

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