I have a meniscus tear. Excruciating pain. Can barely walk. Keeps me up at night. Ibuprofan took the edge off for about 3 hours. Dr prescribed diclofenac 75 mg bid. Takes the edge off for about 6 hours. Can I take tid?
JsP31; Sorry after much reading the bottom line is no you are on the maximum dose of this unless you talk to the doctor and get the okay. So please call the doctor or office before you do anything. Sorry I did not have better news for you. But as with other Nsaid's you really raise the risk of bleeding so call the doctor
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