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Diclofenac

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/ 18,987 posts

Ibuprofen

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/ 345,448 posts
Other Names: Advil   Motrin   Nurofen   Ibu   Midol
Rating: 2.5 out of 5
Based on 18,987 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 3 out of 5
Based on 345,448 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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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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By Antoine
August 27, 2013
Antoine wrote
Diclofenac & Lyrica
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What patients are saying about Diclofenac vs. Ibuprofen

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you to change from diclofenac to ibuprofen? Diclofenac is a...
...Alex. Rest is what is called for. Jaycey, whatever possessed you to change from diclofenac to ibuprofen? Diclofenac is a much better analgesic and, as you've discovered, has less impact on...
To change diclofenac to 600mg ibuprofen 3-4 times daily...
...I have app there on monday afternoon. To change diclofenac to 600mg ibuprofen 3-4 times daily and see if that helps pain any better. The hb drop cud be caused...
diclofenac for days, tried to take ibroprofen too but...
...and fingers have all swollen and are icy cold. Cant grip much, cant pick the kids up, cant sleep, hurts all the time. Been taking diclofenac for days, tried to take ibroprofen too but felt...
change from ibuprofen to diclofenac� for the anti inflamms,...
ive tried every combination of pain meds i can.� i cant take codeine either.� i had to change from ibuprofen to diclofenac� for the anti inflamms, but ...to take.� i get so spaced out and i can...
ibuprofen drugs and am now banned from having diclofenac or...
...This is also the reaction I get to the ibuprofen drugs and am now banned from having diclofenac or any of the ibuprofens. I would just speak to the BCN tomorrow to...
that) Diclofenac - changing to ibuprofen Cocodamol 30/500...
...severe neuropathic pain in my hip, thigh and knee but he hasn't prescribed anything for that at all. So far I have citalopram (5mg as I have been weaning off that) Diclofenac - changing to ibuprof...
i guess everyone is different as i have been told diclofenac...
...i have recently changed to solpadeine and ibuprofen (you can buy both of these from your chemist) and am now not getting much pain at all. i guess everyone is different as i have been told diclofen...
for about three months and started to lose my hair...
...used Diclofenac for about three months and started to lose my hair.  It is a possible ...to Ibuprofen.  When I went off the Diclofenac, the hair...
just switch from ibuprofen to diclofenac, but alas though...
I've just switch from ibuprofen to diclofenac, but alas though I got a pain free window of an hour, is coming back. I'm trying to find something that has codeine but not paracetmol, because short of...
diclofenac, a step up from ibuprofen. Totally inadequate...
Difene is only diclofenac, a step up from ibuprofen. Totally inadequate for knee surgery, even this paracetamol. I ...Energy drain for TKRs Elevating your leg to control swelling and pain Using i...
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