What is Diclofenac-lidocaine?

Category: Prescription Drugs

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Diclofenac-Lidocaine is a pharmaceutical compound which is a 1:1 salt of diclofenac, a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory and a local anesthetic lidocaine.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Carpal tunnel syndrome 1 0
Pain 1 0
Pain in right foot 1 1
Rheumatoid arthritis 1 0
Swelling in right foot 1 1

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 2

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Diclofenac-lidocaine

Side effect Patients

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Diclofenac-lidocaine

Dosage Patients
1app as needed 1

Why patients stopped taking Diclofenac-lidocaine

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Course of treatment ended 1
Did not seem to work 1
Expense 1
See all 2 patients who've stopped taking Diclofenac-lidocaine

Duration

Currently taking Diclofenac-lidocaine

Duration Patients
1 - 2 years 1

Stopped taking Diclofenac-lidocaine

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 1
1 - 2 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 1
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 1
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 1
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1 patient evaluation for Diclofenac-lidocaine

May 1, 2011 (Started Apr 01, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for pain in right foot)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for swelling in right foot)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed

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