OSTEOFLAM - Diclofenac (marketed as Voltaren and under a number of other trade names, see below) is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) taken to reduce inflammation and as an analgesic reducing pain in conditions such as arthritis or acute injury. It can also be used to reduce menstrual pain, dysmenorrhea. The name is derived from its chemical name: 2-(2,6-dichloranilino)phenylacetic acid.
In the United Kingdom, India, and the United States, it may be supplied as either the sodium or potassium salt, in China most often as the sodium salt, while in some other countries only as the potassium salt. Diclofenac is available as a generic drug in a number of formulations. Over the counter (OTC) use is approved in some countries for minor aches and pains and fever associated with common infections.
OSTEOFLAM helps relieve pain and inflammation.
Indications: Rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, low back pain, ankylosing spondylitis, gout.
Acute musculo skeletal disorders, periarthritis (Frozen shoulder) tendinitis, tenosynovitis, bursitis, sprains and dislocations.
Painful post-operative conditions.
Pain following dental surgery.
Painful inflammatory conditions in gynaecology.
Inhibition of intraoperative miosis and postoperative inflammation in cataract surgery.