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Diclofenac Sodium ER

DICLOFENAC is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). It is used to reduce swelling and to treat pain. It is used for osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis. Compare NSAIDs.
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Is Ibuprofen Bad for My Heart? What You Need to Know About NSAIDs

Dr. Sharon Orrange - July 16, 2015

Update July 2015: The FDA is strengthening the existing black box warning on all prescription and over-the-counter NSAIDs. The current warning has been in place since 2005, but based on a recent review, the labeling will be updated with new information and stronger language. You should know that there is greater risk at higher doses, and there may be an increased risk of heart attack or stroke as early as the first weeks of use. See More

Dropped by Insurance: Will Your Pain Prescriptions Be Covered in 2014?

The GoodRx Pharmacist - November 20, 2013

Express Scripts and Caremark have removed certain medications from their formulary starting in January 2014. These companies handle prescription benefits for more than 200 million Americans, so your prescription coverage will likely be changing in the new year.

We’re reviewing which prescriptions will no longer be covered and the suggested alternatives to give you a better picture of your options. Listed below are some changes to the pain med coverage from each formulary that might affect you:

Caremark

Removed medication: Flector patches   ||   Suggested Alternative: diclofenac, meloxicam, or naproxen

The convenient Flector patch will be an excluded medication as of 2014. See More

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