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Side effect(s) of Diclofenac Sodium and Misoprostol

Read the side effects of Diclofenac Sodium and Misoprostol as described in the medical literature. In case of any doubt consult your doctor or pharmacist.

Gastrointestinal - Gastrointestinal bleeding, esophageal ulceration, vomiting of blood, gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GST), rectal bleeding, peptic ulcer, gastrointestinal perforation.

Gynecological - Postmenopausal vaginal bleeding, breast pain, painful periods, intermenstrual bleeding, vaginal discharge, menstrual disorders, excessive bleeding.

Cardiovascular System - Irregular heartbeat, atrial fibrillation, congestive heart failure(CHF), hypertension, hypotension, palpitations, inflammation of a vein, loss of consciousness, premature ventricular contractions.

Central Nervous System - Coma, convulsions, depression, dizziness, hallucinations, psychotic reaction, drowsiness, headache, meningitis, stroke, insomnia, pain in one or more nerves, anxiety, impaired concentration, confusion, disorientation, abnormal dreams , irritability, nervousness, fear.

Skin - Photosensitivity, skin ulceration, Stevens-Johnson syndrome, acne, rash, increased sweating, toxic epidermal necrolysis(TEN).

Genitourinary - Urinary bladder inflammation, RBC in urine, interstitial nephritis, nephrotic syndrome, papillary necrosis, proteinuria, renal failure, urinary tract infection.

Hematologic-Lymphatic - Low level of WBC, blood disorders, eosinophilia, enlargement of lymph nodes, reduction in RBC.

Liver and Biliary System - Abnormal hepatic function, hepatitis, jaundice, liver failure, pancreatitis.

Hypersensitivity - Swelling, laryngeal/pharyngeal edema, hives.

Respiratory - Pneumonia, pulmonary embolism, respiratory depression.

Male Reproductive Disorders - Impotence, perineal pain.

Musculoskeletal System - Joint pain, muscle pain.

Miscellaneous - Blood infection, weakness, fever, chills, death.

Other Precautions : * Avoid excess dosage.

Drug Name : Diclofenac Sodium and Misoprostol

Diclofenac Sodium and Misoprostol(Arthrotec) generic is an NSAID, prescribed for pain in the knee joints caused by osteoarthritis (OA) and rheumatoid arthritis (RA) in patients at high risk of developing NSAID-induced gastric and stomach ulcers and their complications.
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