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Novartis AG

Drug Names(s): diclofenac sodium

Description: BioMedTracker has separate drug profiles for the oral and topical formulations of Voltaren. Please also see Voltaren Gel.

Voltaren is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) with analgesic, anti-inflammatory, and antipyretic properties. The major mechanism of action of NSAIDS is believed to be inhibition of cycloxygenase activity and prostaglandin synthesis.

The XR formulation is given once-daily.

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