Voltaren Oral Tablet, Gastro-Resistant 25Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Voltaren: Oral tablet, gastro-resistant (25mg)

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Voltaren 25mg DR Tab
Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corp
Pill Identification: VOLTAREN 25 
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Diclofenac Sodium 25mg DR Tab
Geneva Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: GG 737 
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Diclofenac Sodium 25mg DR Tab
Sandoz Inc
Pill Identification: GG 737 
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Diclofenac Sodium 25mg DR Tab
Pack Pharmaceuticals, LLC
Pill Identification: P 25 
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Diclofenac Sodium 25mg DR Tab
Blue Point Laboratories
Pill Identification: GG 737 

What is this Medicine?

DICLOFENAC (dye KLOE fen ak) is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). It is used to reduce swelling and to treat pain. It may be used to treat osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, and ankylosing spondylitis.

In-Depth Information

Voltaren 25mg Delayed-Release Tablet

NDC: 000280258
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Ankylosing Spondylitis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Osteoarthritis

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Heterotopic Ossification

Storage Information
Store below 86 degrees F
Protect from moisture
Voltaren 25mg Delayed-Release Tablet
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Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corp
Pill Identification: VOLTAREN 25 
Shape: triangular (3-sided)
Color: yellow

Reported Side Effects for Voltaren 25mg Delayed-Release Tablet

Heart Failure Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
High Blood Pressure Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Voltaren 25mg Delayed-Release Tablet

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Major Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Voltaren 25mg Delayed-Release Tablet(Diclofenac Sodium)
Alcohol and Nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs (systemic)(Diclofenac Sodium)
Side effects from this drug may get worse if you drink alcohol-containing drinks. If you have persistent stomach upset, vomit blood or what looks like coffee grounds, or have black, tarry stools, contact your health care provider immediately. It is best to limit or avoid alcohol containing drinks while taking this drug, even with short term use. Many non-prescription products for headaches, pain, arthritis, or sinus pain contain drugs that may cause stomach problems along with alcohol; closely read labels before taking any medicines with alcohol-containing drinks.
Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Tobacco and Voltaren 25mg Delayed-Release Tablet(Diclofenac Sodium)
Tobacco and Nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs (systemic)(Diclofenac Sodium)
Side effects from Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs may get worse if you use tobacco-containing products such as cigarettes. If you have persistent stomach upset, vomit blood or what looks like coffee grounds, or have black, tarry stools, contact your health care provider immediately. Many non-prescription products contain NSAIDs; closely read labels before taking any medicines. Eye or Skin products containing NSAIDs should not interact with tobacco.
Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Marijuana and Voltaren 25mg Delayed-Release Tablet(Diclofenac Sodium)
Marijuana and Nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs (systemic)(Diclofenac Sodium)
Although an interaction is possible, these drugs may be used together. In therory, the actions of Marijuana, Medical may be decreased if you take Nonsteroidal Antiinflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs). However, the importance of this interaction is not known. Patients receiving this drug combination may notice decreased euphoria and heart rate.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

SECOND Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

THIRD Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Lactation

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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