Brand Name: Diclomol
Diclomol is used to treat inflammation and pain. It works by preventing the cyclo-oxygenase, an enzyme involved in prostaglandins which plays a major role in the development of pain, fever and inflammation. It is also used in the treatment of cancer and gout.
- Take Diclomol as prescribed by your physician
- The recommended daily dosage for adults is 150 mg
- Do not take Diclomol in an empty stomach
Common side effects include stomach discomforts, constipation, diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, anorexia, abdominal pain, dizziness, headache, insomnia, irritability, mental disorders, tremors and allergic reactions like skin rash and itching.
Diclomol Contradiction and Drug Interactions
Diclomol contradicts during your third trimester of pregnancy, lactation, bronchial asthma, urticaria, diabetes, acute rhinitis, kidney disease and liver & heart disease. Do not use Diclomol with aspirin, ibuprofen, naproxen, mefenamic acid, ketoprofen, meloxicam, indomethacin and other NASIDS.
Diclomol Safety & Precautions
- Do not use Diclomol if you have a medical history of stomach ulcer, anorectal bleeding, inflammation in bowels or problem of blood clotting
- Diclomol is not recommended to children less than 6 years
- Do not use Diclomol with aspirin, warfarin, dexamethasone, prednisone
- Avoid alcohol
- Store in a dry place and in temperature not above 25°C
- Keep out of reach of children