NSAIDs (nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs) are among the most popular medications used to treat arthritis. There are well over a dozen NSAIDs, perhaps close to two dozen. Ibuprofen, naproxen, and diclofenac seem to be the NSAIDs we hear about most often.
The brand name of diclofenac is Voltaren. The brand name version was manufactured by Novartis and approved by the FDA in 1988. Learn more about the indications for diclofenac, possible side effects, precautions, and warnings in Voltaren (diclofenac) - What You Need to Know.
- Facts About NSAIDs
- What Is Ibuprofen?
- Naproxen - What You Need to Know
- Celebrex - What You Need to Know
Photo by Brad Killer (iStockphoto)