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Why diclofenac is not given to new born child?

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Marvell 11 Mar 2011

Diclofenac is used as pain relief and there are other safer medicines available which can be used in newborn children, to relieve pain.

Diclofenac can cause side effects (such as gastrointestinal side effects), which can be disturbing in newborns.

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