OPINAC 50 TABLET contains Diclofenac which belongs to the group of medicines called Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs). It is used to treat pain and inflammation related to sprains, strains and other injuries, post-surgery, gout (excessive uric acid accumulation in joints), backache, rheumatoid arthritis (immune system attack on healthy cells by mistake, causing inflammation), osteoarthritis (flexible tissue at the ends of bones wears down), ankylosing spondylitis (spine inflammation) and pyrophosphate arthropathy (crystals of a calcium salt causing joint problems).
OPINAC 50 TABLET can also be used in adults to treat symptoms associated with migraine attacks (one sided headache that can cause severe throbbing pain or a pulsing sensation), frozen shoulder, fractures, dislocations, and conditions affecting tendons (Ex. tendonitis, tenosynovitis, bursitis). During OPINAC 50 TABLET treatment, your doctor may want to give you a check-up regularly.
OPINAC 50 TABLET is not recommended for use in patients with liver or kidney failure, heart problems like heart attack, stroke, or bypass, stomach ulcer, holes, or bleeding. Before taking OPINAC 50 TABLET, inform your doctor if you have liver, kidney, heart, or bleeding problems, diabetes, asthma, or if you are going to have any surgery.
OPINAC 50 TABLET is not recommended for use in pregnant (especially in last 3 months) and breastfeeding women. OPINAC 50 TABLET is not recommended for use in children (below 14 years of age) so, consult your child’s doctor for advice.
The most common side effects of taking OPINAC 50 TABLET are diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, headache, dizziness, skin rash, etc. Call your doctor if any of the symptoms worsen.