Voveran 50 & 100 Mg (Diclofenac Sodium)
Active ingredient: Diclofenac
Product Code: PR10312
What is Voveran 50 & 100 Mg?
Voveran tablets are used for their anti-inflammatory, antipyretic and analgesic actions. It is used to alleviate inflammation in conditions like osteoarthritis or rheumatoid arthritis. It is also used as an analgesic to relieve pain in many conditions including menstrual cramps and migraine.
Classification and Mode of Action
Voveran has diclofenac in sodium or potassium salts as the active drug. It is an NSAID – Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug. It exhibits analgesic, anti-inflammatory and antipyretic actions. It acts by inhibiting COX – cyclooxygenase which is responsible for the synthesis of prostaglandins. Prostaglandins are substances that initiate the inflammatory process.
Looking after your drug
Store it at temperatures below 300C and away from moisture and direct heat. Check expiry before use.
How to take Voveran 50 & 100 Mg?
Take it by mouth after a meal to reduce gastric upset.
Kindly consult your doctor for the dose.
Seek medical aid or talk to your doctor.
Take it as soon as you remember. If it time for the next dose then skip it. Do not double dose.
Warnings and Precautions
Long-term use of this medicine may cause gastric mucosal erosion leading to ulcers. It may cause cardiovascular events or stroke due to the formation of clots. Consult your doctor before initiating treatment.
· Gastric upset
· Bloating, dyspepsia
· Epigastric pain
· Gastric ulcers
· Headache and dizziness
When should the drug not be used?
Peptic ulcers, gastritis, after CABG or cardiac procedures, cardiovascular disease, bleeding disorders
How long should you take Voveran 50 & 100 Mg?
As long as your doctor recommends