International experiences with diclofenac in osteoarthritis

Roy D Altman

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Abstract

Despite a wide range of study designs, a multiplicity of international trials of diclofenac in osteoarthritis have disclosed similar results. These include double-blind comparisons with Indomethacin, aspirin, naproxen, ibuprofen, sulindac, and diflunisal, as well as open trials from European field studies. The results of this review document that diclofenac is as effective as other nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs in the treatment of osteoarthritis.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)48-52
Number of pages5
JournalAmerican Journal of Medicine
Volume80
Issue number4 SUPPL. 2
DOIs
StatePublished - Apr 28 1986

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Diclofenac
Osteoarthritis
Diflunisal
Sulindac
Naproxen
Ibuprofen
Indomethacin
Aspirin
Anti-Inflammatory Agents
Pharmaceutical Preparations

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International experiences with diclofenac in osteoarthritis. / Altman, Roy D.

In: American Journal of Medicine, Vol. 80, No. 4 SUPPL. 2, 28.04.1986, p. 48-52.

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Altman, Roy D. / International experiences with diclofenac in osteoarthritis. In: American Journal of Medicine. 1986 ; Vol. 80, No. 4 SUPPL. 2. pp. 48-52.
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