|| Reactin-100 SR
|| Diclofenac Sodium
What is Reactin-100 SR?
Reactin-100 SR with the active ingredient diclofenac sodium is a type of medication called nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAID). It is used to relieve inflammation, pain, stiffness and tenderness caused by ankylosing spondylitis, rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis. The medication works by preventing the production of certain natural substances that cause inflammation and pain in cases of injury or certain diseases.
How is Reactin-100 SR used?
Reactin-100 SR tablets are usually taken once per day or as directed by your doctor. The medication should be taken with some food or with an antacid along with a full glass of water to prevent an upset stomach. Dosage is based on the medical condition of the patient and their response to the treatment, contact a doctor for the correct dosage. The tablets should be swallowed whole and not broken, crushed or chewed to prevent too much of the drug from being released at one time.
Reactin-100 SR may cause unwanted side effects in patients such as:
- Upset stomach
- Bloating or gas
Contact a doctor immediately should side effects persist or encounter more severe side effects such as:
- Problems with balance
- Black, bloody or tarry stools
- Unexplained rapid weight gain
- Difficulty breathing or swallowing
- Mental or mood changes
- Ringing in the ears
- Vision problems
Immediately proceed to your nearest emergency department if you suffer an allergic reaction. Symptoms usually associated with such a reaction include difficulty breathing or swallowing, chest tightness, swelling, skin rashes, and hives.
Reactin-100 SR is not always suitable for all patients. Always consult your health care provider prior to using this medication if you are pregnant, breastfeeding, trying to conceive, using any other medication (prescription or non-prescription), using any herbal products or supplements, or if you have any allergies or other health problems.
The correct dosage and prescription commonly depend on the patient and the condition being treated. Do not adjust your dosage without the approval of your health care provider. This product is only for use as prescribed and instructed.