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Precautions and Warnings With Diclofenac Potassium

Who Should Not Take Diclofenac Potassium?

You should not take diclofenac potassium if:
 
  • You are allergic to diclofenac potassium, Cataflam, Cambia, Zipsor, or any of the inactive components used to make these medicines. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients.
     
  • You have an allergic reaction, hives, or asthma that is caused by aspirin or nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs).
     
  • You are having or have recently had coronary bypass graft surgery (often known as open heart surgery, bypass surgery, or just CABG).
      

Precautions and Warnings With Diclofenac Potassium: Summary

There are a number of situations in which diclofenac potassium should not be taken, as well as a number of precautions and warnings people should be aware of before starting diclofenac potassium. However, it is possible that not all the precautions and warnings with diclofenac potassium were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider about the diclofenac potassium precautions and/or warnings that may apply to you.
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