Diclofenac vs Percocet

Diclofenac
(Rx)
Percocet
(Rx)
Diclofenac is a pain relief medication and a migraine medication (NSAID).
Percocet is a pain relief medication (opioid).
Satisfaction Score
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4.0
Very Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.8
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for Pain
3.5
Concern level
1.5
Helpfulness
for Pain
1.8
Concern level
1.8
Approval Date
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Not Available
August 31, 1976
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
26,584 Discussions
224,443 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 Pain Relief
#3 for Back Pain
#4 for Chronic Pain
#6 for Migraines
#7 for Cramping
#8 for Fibromyalgia
#9 for Severe Pain
Percocet is prescribed for Pain and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Dic
Stomach Problems
2
Stomach Irritation
2
Withdrawal Symptoms
1
High Blood Pressure
1
Rash
1
Gastritis
1
Stomach Issues
1
Heart Problems
1
Tinnitus
1
Liver Damage
1
Per
Addiction
10
Nausea
6
Vomiting
3
Dizziness
2
Drowsiness
1
Euphoria
1
Fainting
1
Weight Loss
1
Blood Clots
1
Shortness of Breath
1
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1
0
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1
0
Rash
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1
0
Gastritis
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1
0
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1
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Heart Problems
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1
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Tinnitus
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1
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Liver Damage
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1
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Addiction
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10
0
Nausea
Per
Dic
6
0
Vomiting
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Dic
3
0
Dizziness
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Dic
2
0
Drowsiness
Per
Dic
1
0
Euphoria
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1
0
Fainting
Per
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1
0
Weight Loss
Per
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1
0
Blood Clots
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1
0
Shortness of Breath
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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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Not Available
C Category C
Before taking Percocet 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 Percocet and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Dosages
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No methods of use & dosage information found
Tablet: 2.5-325 mg, 5-325 mg, 7.5-325 mg, 10-325 mg, 500-7.5 mg, 650-10 mg
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/Acetaminophen
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Diclofenac and Percocet: 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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