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Diclofenac

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/ 18,925 posts

Ibuprofen

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/ 357,270 posts
Other Names: Advil   Motrin   Nurofen   Ibu   Midol
Rating: 2.5 out of 5
Based on 18,925 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 2.5 out of 5
Based on 357,270 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
Learn more
Diclofenac (marketed under many brand names, see below: number Trade names) is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) taken to reduce inflammation and as an analgesic reducing pain in certain conditions.The name is derived from its chemical name... Read more on Wikipedia
Ibuprofen (International Nonproprietary Name) ( or from the nomenclature iso-butyl-propanoic-phenolic acid) is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) used for relief of symptoms of arthritis, fever, as an analgesic (pain... Read more on Wikipedia
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By omer
October 28, 2013
omer wrote
its works for me
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By Bang Thai
September 30, 2013
Bang Thai wrote
Motrin/Ibuprofen vs. Meloxicam
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August 27, 2013
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Diclofenac & Lyrica
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What patients are saying about Diclofenac vs. Ibuprofen

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than ibuprofen and causes more side effects. Have you...
...the diclofenac. It definitely can cause diarrhoea and stomach problems and stomach bleeding in the extreme. It is an effective anti-inflammatory but stronger than ibuprofen and causes more...
and I had no problems with it. The ibuprofen is in such a...
...nightmare. I remember when I was taken off diclofenac and it was replaced with ibuprofen at massive dosage ...cos the diclofenac worked and I had no problems with it. The ibuprofen is in...
I can't take Ibuprofen and I'm allergic to Diclofenac so I...
Hello Irene I take Pantoprazole for reflux and it really helps. I've been on Aromasin for 10 months. I ...painful too. I can't take Ibuprofen and I'm allergic to Diclofenac so I hope it do...
the ibuprofen gel but I had good response from diclofenac...
...of pharmaceutical ibuprophen gel here. http://www.mastersmarketing.com/price_i_l.htm I've never tried the ibuprofen gel but I had good response from diclofenac gel,...
same thing but with ibuprofen. It works good for me on my...
The base med is diclofenac which I've always rated as good. I use Ibuleve which ...same thing but with ibuprofen. It works good for me...
switched to Ibuprofen.  When I went off the Diclofenac,...
I used Diclofenac for about three months and started to lose my hair.  It is a possible side ...so I just switched to Ibuprofen.  When I went off...
Diclofenac (Voltarol) works great for me and no side effects
...the swelling so you may need them for awhile. I can't take ibuprofen either - does horrid things to my stomach. Have you tried any other NSAIDS. Diclofenac (Voltarol) works great for me...
if i were taking ibruprofen. i think your suggestion...
i'm taking Diclofenac and they are really good, i dont feel sick with them or anything and i am the type to get nausea from a lot of ...then if i were taking ibruprofen. i think your...
I absolutely had to. But yes Ibuprofen really helps so...
...didn't know I could take diclofenac either so that's great. The nurse who told me to take paracetamol & Codeine (that ...only if I absolutely had to. But yes Ibuprofen really helps so th...
Naproxen and Ibuprofen without success. But, I usually...
...I knew about the possible long term side effects of Diclofenac on my guts; I'm ...Mefenamic acid, Naproxen and Ibuprofen without success. But, I usually get great results from Zoladex so am h...
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