Diclofenac is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). It has anti-inflammatory, analgesic and antipyretic effects. It inhibits the COX enzyme in the cascade of arachidonic acid metabolism and disrupts the biosynthesis of prostaglandins.
When used externally, it has anti-inflammatory and analgesic effects. Reduces and eliminates pain at the site of ointment application (including joint pain at rest and during movement), reduces morning stiffness and swelling of the joints. Helps increase range of motion.
inflammatory and degenerative joint diseases (osteochondrosis, osteoarthrosis, periarthropathy)
soft tissue rheumatism
sprains, muscles and tendons
inflammatory soft tissue weaknesses and soft tissue
pathological changes in the blood picture of unknown origin
gastric ulcer and duodenal ulcer
destructive inflammatory bowel disease in the exacerbation phase
lactation (should be avoided in infants and young children) administration, supp.)
children under 6 years of age (tablets, ointment)
hypersensitivity to acetylsalicylic acid or other NSAIDs (including aspirin triad)
hypersensitivity to diclofenac and other components of the drug
inflammation of the rectum – proctitis (suppositories)
Dosage and administration
At a dose of 2-4 g, a thin layer is applied to the skin over the site of inflammation and gently rubbed, the frequency of use is 2-3 times a day.
The maximum daily dose of ointment should not exceed 8 g.
The course of treatment is not more than 14 days. The need for a longer use of the drug is determined by the doctor.
Skin rashes, burning, redness are possible at the application site. With prolonged external use of the drug, it is possible to develop systemic side effects from the digestive system, central nervous system, respiratory system, as well as allergic reactions.
In a dry place at a temperature of 8 to 15 ° C. Freezing is not allowed.
See on the package.
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