What is Difene?

Category: Prescription Drugs


Generic name: Diclofenac

Difene is an international brand name for diclofenac, a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). It is used to reduce inflammation and pain in conditions such as in arthritis or acute injury. Preparations available as diclofenac sodium, diclofenac potassium, diclofenac epolamine.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 5

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Difene

Side effect Patients


Based on patients currently taking Difene

Dosage Patients
25 mg daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Difene

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Side effects too severe 1
See 1 patient who's stopped taking Difene


Currently taking Difene

Duration Patients
5 - 10 years 1

Stopped taking Difene

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 1
Sometimes 1
Never taken as prescribed 2
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 5
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 3
< $25 0
Not specified 2
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Difene.