11 Aug 2010
ARTHROTEC (diclofenac sodium/misoprostol) Tablets is a combination product containing diclofenac sodium, a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) with analgesic properties, and misoprostol, a gastrointestinal (GI) mucosal protective prostaglandin E1 analog.
Doesn't seem to be addictive but for more accurate info please speak to the doc/pharmacist who prescribed the med.
- Arthrotec Information for Consumers
- Arthrotec Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Arthrotec (detailed)
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I have taken arthrotec 75 for 5 years or more. Being a pain medication, I'm wondering if I should expect withdrawal symptoms, such as severe ...
1 answer • 10 Sep 2010
For the past 2 nights I have been bothered by night sweats. I am 69 years old. Could these be a side effect of the drug? Thank you. Vickie Malanowski
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My GP told me not to take more than two tablets per day as they can damage the kidneys. I had a CT scan last week for another area and they have ...
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My dad has been informed by a specialist that he cannot take any more Arthrotec as there is too much potassium (With some other tablets Plenish K and ...
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