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Diclofenac Sodium vs Baclofen for a female patient aged 36

This is personalized comparison of Diclofenac Sodium vs Baclofen for a female aged 36. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

 

 

 

 

What are the drugs

Diclofenac sodium (latest outcomes from 14,956 users) has active ingredients of diclofenac sodium. It is often used in arthritis.

Baclofen (latest outcomes from 21,190 users) has active ingredients of baclofen. It is often used in muscle spasms.

On Jan, 27, 2015: 2,899 female patients aged 32 who take the same drugs are studied in Diclofenac Sodium vs Baclofen

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Female32Side Effects Together

Drugs to compare:

DrugIngredientsCompany
Diclofenac Sodium diclofenac sodiumSandoz
Baclofen baclofenUsl Pharma

eHealthMe real world results:

For females aged 32 (±5):

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Diclofenac Sodium (Sandoz)Baclofen (Usl Pharma)
Pyrexia (fever)Multiple Sclerosis (a nervous system disease that affects your brain and spinal cord. it damages the myelin sheath)
Drug Exposure During PregnancyDrug Ineffective
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)Influenza Like Illness
Arthralgia (joint pain)Hypertonia (abnormal increase in muscle tension and a reduced ability of a muscle to stretch)
DiarrhoeaMultiple Sclerosis Relapse (reoccurrence of a nervous system disease that affects your brain and spinal cord. it damages the myelin sheath)
Malaise (a feeling of general discomfort or uneasiness)Condition Aggravated
Headache (pain in head)Headache (pain in head)
Convulsion (muscles contract and relax rapidly and repeatedly, resulting in an uncontrolled shaking of the body)Pyrexia (fever)
Condition AggravatedConvulsion (muscles contract and relax rapidly and repeatedly, resulting in an uncontrolled shaking of the body)
Vomiting NosPain

Most common side effects experienced by people in long term use:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Diclofenac Sodium (Sandoz)Baclofen (Usl Pharma)
Nephritis Interstitial (a kidney condition characterized by swelling in between the kidney tubules)Headache (pain in head)
Pseudo-bartter Syndrome (diuretic abuse)Status Epilepticus (a life-threatening condition in which the brain is in a state of persistent seizure)
Renal Failure Chronic (long lasting kidney dysfunction)Tonic Clonic Movements (generalized seizure that affects the entire brain)
Drug Exposure During PregnancyUnresponsive To Stimuli
Hydronephrosis (water inside the kidney)Muscular Weakness (muscle weakness)
Lumbar Vertebral FractureCentral Nervous System Lesion (an abnormality in tissue of brain or spinal cord)
Metabolic Alkalosis (too much bicarbonate in the blood)Metamorphopsia (a type of distorted vision in which a grid of straight lines appears wavy and parts of the grid may appear blank)
Hypokalaemia (low potassium)Convulsion (muscles contract and relax rapidly and repeatedly, resulting in an uncontrolled shaking of the body)
Hypoaldosteronism (decreased levels of the hormone aldosterone)Dysmetropsia (visual illusions involving an alteration in the size or separation of visual objects)
Renin IncreasedHemianopia Homonymous (visual field defect involving either the two right or the two left halves of the visual fields of both eyes)

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Diclofenac Sodium2.56%38.46%39.74%17.95%1.28%
Baclofen15.19%29.11%31.65%18.99%5.06%

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Side effects in real world:

On eHealthMe, Diclofenac Sodium (diclofenac sodium) is often used to treat arthritis. Baclofen (baclofen) is often used to treat muscle spasms. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is the drug used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Recent related drug comparison:

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.

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