Review: Voltaren and Pennsaid
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions when people take Voltaren and Pennsaid. It is created by eHealthMe based on 37,555 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.
Pennsaid (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of diclofenac sodium. It is often used in pericardial effusion.
On Oct, 15, 2013: 37,555 people who reported to have interactions when taking Voltaren, Pennsaid are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Voltaren (diclofenac sodium)
- Pennsaid (diclofenac sodium)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Voltaren, Pennsaid:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|7||Renal Failure Acute||1,599|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Voltaren, Pennsaid:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|7||Blood Creatinine Increased||37|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Rheumatoid arthritis
- Back pain
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
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Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- By Jean: Can i safely take diclofenac sodium 75mg dr
(for a 66 year old woman who has COPD, Sleep Apnoea Syndrome, Hypertension, Asmatha, Allergies, Arthritis, Amenia, and takes Diclofenac Sodium, Zyrtec, Ferrous Fumarate, Albuterol, Albuterol Sulfate; Ipratropium Bromide, Diovan Hct, Claritin)
The Diclofenac seems to help the arthritis tremendously but causes me to use my nebulizer more. Toradol helps but seems to not be good for my kidneys.
(Number of patients like Jean: 11,654)
- By Simon green : Can i take voltaren if i'm a sufferer of portal vein thrombosis
(for a 37 year old man who has Mesenteric Vein Thrombosis, Portal Vein Thrombosis, Rectal Varices, and takes Voltaren)
I've been on a daily dose of 150 mg of voltaren for lower back problems for the past 4 months and now I'm concerned that it may cause embolism. Could anyone please advise whether there is a link between the two?
(Number of patients like Simon green : 389)
- By swamip: Will side effect of headache from diclofenac sodium subside by itself?
(for a 64 year old man who has Lower Back Pain, Chronic Daily Headache, and takes Acetaminophen, Diclofenac Sodium)
I started diclofenac sodium 50mg three days ago for chronic lower back pain. Today I awoke with a moderate headache. I also have chronic daily migraines, but this pain is different, which leads me to think that it is due to the new drug. Will this side effect go away after some time or should I look ...
(Number of patients like swamip: 964)
You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):
- 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)
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On eHealthMe, Voltaren (diclofenac sodium) is often used to treat arthritis. 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.
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