Diclofenac

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Scientific Name: Diclofenac
Brand Name: Arthrotec, Cambia, Cataflam, Flector, Licart, Lofena, Pennsaid, Previdolrx Analgesic Pak, Salonpas Pain Relieving Patch, Solaraze, Voltaren, Voltaren Emulgel, Xrylix, Zipsor, Zorvolex
Company Owner: Institut biochemique sa, Xanodyne pharmaceutics inc, Nautilus neurosciences inc, Novartis pharmaceuticals corp, Apotex inc, Mutual pharmaceutical co inc, Mylan pharmaceuticals inc, Sandoz inc, Teva pharmaceuticals usa inc, Watson laboratories inc, Nycomed us inc, Novartis consumer health inc, Akorn inc, Alcon inc, Apotex inc richmond hill, Bausch and lomb inc, Falcon pharmaceuticals ltd, Nexus pharmaceuticals inc, Mallinckrodt inc, Actavis elizabeth llc, Alphapharm party ltd, Carlsbad technology inc, Nostrum laboratories inc, Pliva inc, Roxane laboratories inc, Teva pharmaceuticals usa, Unique pharmaceutical laboratories, Biovail laboratories inc, Dexcel ltd
Mechanism Of Action Diclofenac inhibits cyclooxygenase-1 and -2, the enzymes responsible for production of prostaglandin (PG) G
Description of the Drug: Diclofenac is an NSAID used to treat the signs and symptoms of osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis.
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Source: DrugBank Online – DrugBank.com. Retrieved 2023-01-23 from https://go.drugbank.com/drugs/DB00586