Review: Voltaren and Plavix
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions when people take Voltaren and Plavix. It is created by eHealthMe based on 546 reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Voltaren (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of diclofenac sodium. It is often used in arthritis.
Plavix (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of clopidogrel bisulfate. It is often used in stent.
On Oct, 13, 2013: 546 people who reported to have interactions when taking Voltaren, Plavix are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Voltaren (diclofenac sodium)
- Plavix (clopidogrel bisulfate)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Voltaren, Plavix:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|9||Renal Failure Acute||38|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Voltaren, Plavix:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|8||Renal Failure Acute||2|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis
- Coronary artery disease
- Back pain
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- By nikita50: How to control gum bleeding on plavix
(for a 50 year old woman who has Sudden Bleeding From Gums, and takes Plavix)
What can be done to stop gum bleeding and tips to avoid gum bleeding. Mouth washes help? Warm salt water?
(Number of patients like nikita50: 772)
- By thibie: Does alever r eact with metoprolol r\tartrate
(for a 80 year old man who has Cardiovascular Disorder, HBP, High Blood Cholesterol, Arthritis, and takes Metoprolol Tartrate, Asa, Lipitor, Plavix, Vitamins, Amiloride Hydrochloride)
had open heart surgery with one bypass and one stent. I am scheduled for a right carotid cleaning.
(Number of patients like thibie: 14,736)
- By pat: I have moderate to severe lung pain since starting on heart meds after my heart attack one year ago
(for a 50 year old man who has Lung Pain, Shortness Of Breath, and takes Plavix)
I have had moderate to severe pain in the lung area on both sides since my heart attack last fall. could this be caused by my Plavix? have had X rays and ct scan. lung specialist said lung appear ok.
(Number of patients like pat: 833)
You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):
- By Sylviasmothersaid: Skin rash in diclofenac potassium
(for a 63 year old woman who has Rash, and takes Zorvolex)
After a car accident in 2011 I took Diclofenac for back & shoulder off and on for about a year. During that time I developed random spots usually on my arms and legs that itch severely and sometimes get infected. I still suffer from the itchy spots and I am DESPERATE for a cure for my agony. I ha ...
(Number of patients like Sylviasmothersaid: 483)
- By NicoleBH: Hallucination on diclofenac sodium
(for a 19 year old girl who has Hallucinations, Mixed, and takes Zorvolex)
I experienced two horrible hallucinations when i was on this. The first it was early hours of the morning while i was in hospital asleep, i opened my eyes and saw like a demon nurse walking towards me, i was trying to scream but i was making quiet moaning noises instead, she came closer and closer w ...
(Number of patients like NicoleBH: 402)
- By Mhedgco: Plavix and miscarriage
(for a 46 year old woman who has Miscarriage, Stent Placement, History Of Deep Vein Thrombosis, and takes Plavix, Levothyroxine Sodium, Valtrex, Aspirin)
I have had two miscarriages in the past two years. Both were at 5 weeks 3 days gestation. My doctors think it was my age and not the result of any of my drug regimen.
(Number of patients like Mhedgco: 5,512)
Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Voltaren (diclofenac sodium) is often used to treat arthritis. Plavix (clopidogrel bisulfate) is often used to treat stent. 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:
- Voltaren is used in:
- Plavix is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Voltaren alternatives:
- Plavix alternatives:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.
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