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If I take diclofenac sodium for my menstrual cramps, will it work?

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20 Jan 2011

It should work.

Diclofenac is in a group of drugs called nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). It works by reducing hormones that cause inflammation and pain in the body.

20 Jan 2011

from the experience that I have had with family this medication did diminish the symptoms but as I say many times what works for one person it doesn't always for another but I feel that you should see a difference best wishes,

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