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User Reviews for Diflunisal

Also known as: Dolobid

Diflunisal has an average rating of 6.3 out of 10 from a total of 8 ratings on Drugs.com. 57% of reviewers reported a positive effect, while 29% reported a negative effect.

Condition Avg. Rating Reviews Compare
Pain  
4.0
4 reviews 1128 medications
Osteoarthritis  
9.5
2 reviews 353 medications
Rheumatoid Arthritis  
6.5
2 reviews 362 medications
Summary of Diflunisal reviews 6.3 8 reviews

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ladyhuckleberry February 4, 2008

Dolobid (diflunisal) for Pain: “I was "a bit" disappointed to find out that in seeking help with a migraine that I was given Dolobid. I feel that the attending physician never bothered to read my chart or he'd seen I was allergic to aspirin and have PKD as well. I explained that I've exhibited signs of hives, rash, itching in the past from taking and he saw no reason to treat me otherwise.”

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Anonymous April 15, 2009

Dolobid (diflunisal) for Rheumatoid Arthritis: “This medicine helped my pain with my Juvenile Arthritis. I realised it helped right away but my 3rd day being on it I end up in the ER because I had large amount blood in my stool so parents rushed me to ER and I have been off the medicine for like 4 days. I'm in huge amount of pain again but the passing of blood has stopped. If you do not have scary side effects due to this medicine I would recommend it because it did help me.”

5 / 10
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KarenHG July 28, 2011

For Osteoarthritis: “It didn't work immediately, but after I'd taken it for a couple of week's my osteoarthritis was finally under control. Before I'd had that and gout attacks so bad I couldn't use my left arm or walk with my right foot. I've been fine now for 2 years taking this every day.”

9 / 10
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Anonymous March 26, 2012

For Pain: “I hurt my ankle/foot once a month playing tennis so the doctor gave me 500 mg. If I take it the night before a match I move better and am not in as much pain after I only take 500 mg 1 or 2 times a week. It has helped me and keeps me on the court and bike. No side effects at all.”

10 / 10
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Superintendent Maintenance NYC · Taken for less than 1 month July 2, 2019

For Pain: “This does nothing for pain. I had better results for pain management using Advil. I'm not sure why my Dentist prescribed diflunisal. I’ve taken it when I received the meds, as directed. 4 hours after taking them I woke up in extreme pain. This medication has done nothing for me.”

1 / 10
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bristol February 25, 2008

Dolobid (diflunisal) for Pain: “This medicine is very hard my your stomach and didn't help my pain immediately, It is very expensive.”

1 / 10
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NUBSTER · Taken for 5 to 10 years August 2, 2013

For Rheumatoid Arthritis: “8 years on the medicine with minimal side effects and minimal good results. Pain in knees is general, no great sensations except during certain weather conditions.”

8 / 10
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poops mcgee July 27, 2009

Dolobid (diflunisal) for Osteoarthritis: “It tasted like a nice aged sharp cheddar”

10 / 10
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