Diclofenac is normally taken to relieve pain, swelling, or inflammation caused by injuries and conditions such as osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, painful menstruation periods, migraines, and ankylosing splondylitis. Diclofenac belongs to group of drugs known as non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs).
Herein, what is a good anti inflammatory cream?
When they are applied to the skin they are called topical anti-inflammatory painkillers. Sometimes they are called 'topical non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs' (NSAIDs), or just 'topical anti-inflammatories'. Other creams and ointments are available to ease muscle pains, strains and sprains - for example, capsaicin.
Is diclofenac an anti inflammatory?
Diclofenac is used to relieve pain, swelling (inflammation), and joint stiffness caused by arthritis. Reducing these symptoms helps you do more of your normal daily activities. This medication is known as a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID).
What are the side effects of Voltarol?
Common side effects of Voltaren Gel include:
- stomach pain,
- upset stomach,
- ulcers, or.