diclofenac

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Related to Diclofen: Diclofenac, diclofenac sodium

di·clo·fen·ac

 (dī′klō-fĕn′ăk)
n.
A nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug, C14H11Cl2 NO2, used in the form of its potassium salt to treat pain.

[di- + alteration of chlo(rine) + alteration of phen(yl) + ac(etic acid).]
Translations

diclofenac

n diclofenaco
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CLASS on the other hand failed to show a difference in cardiovascular risk with Celebrex compared to patients receiving either diclofen or ibuprofen, however the primary end point of ulcer indications was not altered either.