Reactin SR (Diclofenac Sodium)
What is Reactin SR (Diclofenac Sodium) used for?
Reactin SR (Diclofenac Sodium) is used to treat the symptoms of a variety of conditions, such as osteoarthritis, ankylosing spondylitis and rheumatoid arthritis, and the pain, inflammation and stiffness that these conditions cause. This drug is a type of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug which works by stopping the body from producing a substance that causes inflammation to occur.
How should I use Reactin SR (Diclofenac Sodium)?
Reactin SR (Diclofenac Sodium) tablets should be taken orally. The exact dosage required varies for each patient, depending on the severity of the condition being treated. Patients should always consult their physician before taking this medication so that the correct dosage can be prescribed. You should always follow the instructions of your physician, and never exceed the dosage prescribed.
What are the side effects of Reactin SR (Diclofenac Sodium)?
Some side effects may occur while taking Reactin SR (Diclofenac Sodium), such as:
You should consult your physician immediately if any of these side effects persist or worsen, or if any other serious side effects occur, such as weight gain, persistent fatigue, a rapid heartbeat, discoloration of urine, pain in the back, fever or yellowing of the eyes or skin.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Reactin SR (Diclofenac Sodium). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have any allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.