Diclofenac vs Oxycodone

Diclofenac
(Rx)
Oxycodone
(Rx)
Diclofenac is a pain relief medication and a migraine medication (NSAID).
Oxycodone is a pain relief medication (opioid).
Satisfaction Score
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4.0
Very Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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3.4
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Pain
3.5
Concern level
1.5
Helpfulness
for Pain
1.7
Concern level
1.3
Approval Date
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Not Available
Not Available
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
26,613 Discussions
192,609 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Pain
#2 for Swelling
#3 for Headaches
#4 for RA
#5 for OA
#6 for Migraines
#7 for Severe Pain
Diclofenac is prescribed for Pain and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Pain
#2 for Chronic Pain
#4 for Headaches
#5 for Back Pain
#6 for Severe Pain
#7 for Nerve Pain
Oxycodone is prescribed for Pain and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Dic
Stomach Problems
4
Stomach Irritation
3
Withdrawal Symptoms
2
High Blood Pressure
2
Rash
1
Gastritis
1
Stomach Issues
1
Heart Problems
1
Tinnitus
1
Liver Damage
1
Oxy
Nausea
9
Euphoria
7
Dizziness
4
Hallucinations
1
Paranoia
1
Rash
1
Blood Clots
1
Mood Swings
1
Sneezing
1
Suicidal behavior
1
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Diclofenac
Dic
Oxycodone
Oxy
Stomach Problems
Dic
Oxy
4
0
Stomach Irritation
Dic
Oxy
3
0
Withdrawal Symptoms
Dic
Oxy
2
0
High Blood Pressure
Dic
Oxy
2
0
Rash
Dic
Oxy
1
1
Gastritis
Dic
Oxy
1
0
Stomach Issues
Dic
Oxy
1
0
Heart Problems
Dic
Oxy
1
0
Tinnitus
Dic
Oxy
1
0
Liver Damage
Dic
Oxy
1
0
Nausea
Oxy
Dic
9
0
Euphoria
Oxy
Dic
7
0
Dizziness
Oxy
Dic
4
0
Hallucinations
Oxy
Dic
1
0
Paranoia
Oxy
Dic
1
0
Rash
Oxy
Dic
1
1
Blood Clots
Oxy
Dic
1
0
Mood Swings
Oxy
Dic
1
0
Sneezing
Oxy
Dic
1
0
Suicidal behavior
Oxy
Dic
1
0
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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C Category C
Before taking Oxycodone during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Diclofenac and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Oxycodone and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Dosages
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No methods of use & dosage information found
Tablet: 5 mg, 7.5 mg, 10 mg, 15 mg, 20 mg, 30 mg, 40 mg, 60 mg, 80 mg, 160 mg
Concentrate: 20 mg/mL, 20 mg/mL (1 mL)
Capsule: 5 mg
Solution: 5 mg/5 mL
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
Avoid or limit grapefruit juice while taking narcotics because grapefruit may increase drug effect.
Ingredients
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Diclofenac Sodium , Diclofenac Potassium
Oxycodone Hcl
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Diclofenac and Oxycodone: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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