Diclomol 100 MG Tablet SR

Manufacturer: Win-Medicare Pvt. Ltd
Medicine composition: Diclofenac
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required

This medication is a non-steroidal anti-inflammation medication. It is used as a painkiller in the treatment of conditions like gout, migraines, rheumatoid arthritis, fever and to some degree of muscle spasms and joints. It is known to effectively relieve pain, swelling and joint stiffness caused by arthritis.

The strength of this medication depends upon the age, gender and physical conditions of the patient. It is not recommended if you are expecting or planning on becoming pregnant anytime soon. During pregnancy, it is not recommended in the first and last trimesters of the pregnancy due to the possible harm of the fetus.

This tablet is helpful against the following conditions:

  • Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery (Cabg)

  • Allergy

  • Peptic Ulcer

Side effects that can occur because of consuming this medication are:

  • How long is the duration of effect?

    The effect generally lasts for about 2-3 hours after intake of this medication.

  • What is the onset of action?

    This medication having a potassium base usually starts its action within 10-15 minutes of intake as it is easier for the absorption in the stomach.

  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    This medication is generally not recommended for pregnant women as it can cause harm to the developing child and alter the developmental progress.

  • Is it habit forming?

    No habit forming tendencies were reported and is not addictive.

  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    Breast-feeding mother are not advised to take this medication as traces of the drug passes on through breast milk.

  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    It is not recommended with alcohol as it may interact and cause in the increase of side effects such as dizziness, fatigue, weakness and sever gastrointestinal bleeding. This will do more harm than good and is therefore not suggested that the two be mixed together.

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Diclomol 100 MG Tablet SR , and hence can be used as its substitute.

  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    If you have missed a dose then take it as soon as you remember, do not overlap or take multiple doses to make up for the missed dose.

  • Are there any overdose instructions?

    If there are symptoms of overdose then contact the nearest emergency room and get professional help.

This medication inhibits an enzyme named Cyclooxygenase which is responsible for the formation of prostaglandin. Prostaglandin is a major contributor to the process of inflammation and pain sensation in the body.

Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.

  • Interaction with Alcohol


    The drug should not consumed with or under the effect of alcohol as they react and cause side effects like nausea, dizziness and severe indigestion.
  • Interaction with Medicine


    Painkiller such as aspirin, ibuprofen and naproxen should be avoided as it increases the chance of side effects. Blood thinner are also not recommended if you are hypertensive you should consult your doctor before starting this medication.
  • Interaction with Disease


    This medication should be avoided if you have NSAID-sensitive asthma, Fluid retention and edema, Gastro-Intestinal toxicity, Skin rash, Impaired kidney function and heart attack.
  • Interaction with Food


    One should have ample food while taking this medication as it will help in the absorption of the medication and increase the effectiveness.

Ques: What is Diclomol 100 MG Tablet SR?

Ans: This medication has Diclofenac as an active element present. It performs its action by obstructing the release of specific chemical messengers that cause pain, redness, and swelling.

Ques: What are the uses of Diclomol 100 MG Tablet SR?

Ans: This medication is used for the treatment and prevention from conditions such as rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, dysmenorrhea, mild to moderate pain, migraine, bursitis, and tendinitis.

Ques: What are the Side Effects of Diclomol 100 MG Tablet SR?

Ans: This medication has some commonly reported side effects. Here are some side effects of this medication which are as follows: abdominal pain, constipation, diarrhea, nausea and vomiting, skin rash, and tinnitus.

Ques: What are the instructions for storage and disposal Diclomol 100 MG Tablet SR?

Ans: This medication should be kept in a cool dry place and in its original packaging. Make sure this medication remains unreachable to children and pets.
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About Diclomol 100 MG Tablet SR
What are the uses of Diclomol 100 MG Tablet SR
What are the contraindications of Diclomol 100 MG Tablet SR ?
What are the side effects of Diclomol 100 MG Tablet SR ?
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What are the substitutes for Diclomol 100 MG Tablet SR ?
What are the dosage instructions?
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What are the interactions of Diclomol 100 MG Tablet SR ?
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