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Report Arthrotec Side Effects

If you experienced any harmful or unwanted effects of Arthrotec, please share your experience. This could help to raise awareness about Arthrotec side effects, identify uknown risks and inform health professionals and patients taking Arthrotec.

Examples: headache, dizziness


The most commonly reported Arthrotec side effects are:
Thyroid Function (6 reports)
Stomach Cramps (3 reports)
Blurring Eyes (2 reports)
Chills (2 reports)
Depression (2 reports)
Hunger Pain (2 reports)
Hungry (2 reports)
Itching (2 reports)
Balance Loss (1 reports)

If you have experienced a side effect listed above, you can check a box to report it.


To view a complete list of submitted side effects, please follow the link Arthrotec side effects . You can also compare Arthrotec side effects or view FDA reports.

Arthrotec Side Effects reported to FDA

The following Arthrotec reports list potential signals of serious risks and new safety information that were identified using the FDA Adverse Event Reporting System (FAERS).
The FAERS is a database that contains information on adverse event and medication errors reports submitted to FDA by healthcare professionals (such as physicians, pharmacists, nurses and others), consumers (such as patients, family members, layers and others) and manufacturers.


The appearance of Arthrotec on this list does not mean that FDA has concluded that the drug has the listed risk. It means that FDA has identified a potential safety issue, but it does not mean that FDA has identified a causal relationship between the drug and the listed risk.

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Spondylitis, Diarrhoea
on Oct 29, 2012 Male from US , 68 years of age, weighting 205.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Arthrotec. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Arthrotec side effects: spondylitis, diarrhoea. Arthrotec dosage: 75/200 Mg/mcg, 1x/day.

Pain
Patient was taking Arthrotec. Patient felt the following Arthrotec side effects: pain on Oct 23, 2012 from US Additional patient health information: Female , 59 years of age, weighting 279.9 lb, was diagnosed with and. Arthrotec dosage: Unk, 2x/day.
Multiple prescriptions taken:

Abdominal Pain Upper, Flatulence, Abdominal Distension, Malaise, Diarrhoea
Adverse event was reported on Oct 19, 2012 by a Female taking Arthrotec (Dosage: 200ug/50mg, 3x/day) was diagnosed with and. Location: US , 52 years of age, weighting 114.0 lb, After Arthrotec was administered, patient encountered several Arthrotec side effects: abdominal pain upper, flatulence, abdominal distension, malaise, diarrhoea.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:

White Blood Cell Count Increased
on Jun 07, 2013 Female from US , 62 years of age, weighting 244.7 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Arthrotec. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Arthrotec side effects: white blood cell count increased. Arthrotec dosage: 75/0.2 Mg, 2x/day.


Blood Test Abnormal
on Oct 09, 2012 Female from US , 67 years of age, weighting 170.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Arthrotec. Patient felt the following Arthrotec side effects: blood test abnormal. Arthrotec dosage: 1 Df, 2x/day.

Hyperthyroidism, Hip Arthroplasty, Gastric Disorder, Back Disorder, Vomiting, Activities Of Daily Living Impaired, Body Height Decreased
Patient was taking Arthrotec. After Arthrotec was administered, patient encountered several Arthrotec side effects: hyperthyroidism, hip arthroplasty, gastric disorder, back disorder, vomiting, activities of daily living impaired, body height decreased on Oct 09, 2012 from US Additional patient health information: Female , 72 years of age, weighting 163.1 lb, was diagnosed with and. Arthrotec dosage: 75 Mg, 2x/day.

Abdominal Pain
Adverse event was reported on Nov 16, 2012 by a Female taking Arthrotec (Dosage: 75 Mg, 2x/day) was diagnosed with and. Location: US , 64 years of age, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Arthrotec side effects: abdominal pain.

Abdominal Distension, Chest Pain
on Oct 05, 2012 Male from US , 45 years of age, was treated with Arthrotec. Patient felt the following Arthrotec side effects: abdominal distension, chest pain. Arthrotec dosage: Unk.

Arthropathy
on Oct 04, 2012 Female from US , 66 years of age, weighting 164.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Arthrotec. After Arthrotec was administered, patient encountered several Arthrotec side effects: arthropathy. Arthrotec dosage: 75 Mg, 2x/day.

Arthropathy
Patient was taking Arthrotec. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Arthrotec side effects: arthropathy on Oct 03, 2012 from US Additional patient health information: Female , 62 years of age, weighting 164.0 lb, was diagnosed with and. Arthrotec dosage: 75 Mg, 2x/day.

Blood Creatinine Increased, Blood Urea Increased
Adverse event was reported on Oct 03, 2012 by a Male taking Arthrotec (Dosage: 200mcg/50mg, 1x/day) was diagnosed with and. Location: US , 68 years of age, weighting 175.0 lb, Patient felt the following Arthrotec side effects: blood creatinine increased, blood urea increased.

Product Solubility Abnormal, Dyspepsia
on Oct 16, 2012 Female from US , 82 years of age, weighting 154.3 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Arthrotec. After Arthrotec was administered, patient encountered several Arthrotec side effects: product solubility abnormal, dyspepsia. Arthrotec dosage: 200ug/75mg, As Needed.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:

Arthropathy
on Sep 13, 2012 Female from US , 76 years of age, weighting 195.0 lb, was diagnosed with
  • arthritis
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • diabetes mellitus
and was treated with Arthrotec. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Arthrotec side effects: arthropathy. Arthrotec dosage: 75/200 Mg\mcg, 2x/day.
Associated medications used:
  • Simvastatin (Unk)
  • Metformin (Unk)
  • Nitrofurantoin (Unk)
  • Vesicare (Unk)
  • Aspirin (81 Mg, 1x/day)


Arthritis, Osteoarthritis, Cardiac Disorder
Patient was taking Arthrotec. Patient felt the following Arthrotec side effects: arthritis, osteoarthritis, cardiac disorder on Oct 10, 2012 from US Additional patient health information: Female , 78 years of age, weighting 194.9 lb, was diagnosed with
  • arthritis
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • diabetes mellitus
and. Arthrotec dosage: 75/200 Mg/mcg, 2x/day.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Simvastatin (Unk)
  • Metformin (Unk)
  • Nitrofurantoin (Unk)
  • Vesicare (Unk)
  • Aspirin (81 Mg, 1x/day)


Arthropathy
Adverse event was reported on Oct 09, 2012 by a Female taking Arthrotec (Dosage: 200ug/75mg, 2x/day) was diagnosed with
  • arthritis
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • diabetes mellitus
and. Location: US , 67 years of age, weighting 195.0 lb, After Arthrotec was administered, patient encountered several Arthrotec side effects: arthropathy.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:
  • Simvastatin (Unk)
  • Metformin (Unk)
  • Nitrofurantoin (Unk)
  • Vesicare (Unk)
  • Aspirin (81 Mg, 1x/day)


Myocardial Infarction, Arthritis
on Sep 10, 2012 Female from US , 75 years of age, weighting 101.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Arthrotec. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Arthrotec side effects: myocardial infarction, arthritis. Arthrotec dosage: 150 Mg, Daily.
Associated medications used: Patient was hospitalized.

Malaise, Bone Pain, Insomnia, Abdominal Discomfort, Gastrooesophageal Reflux Disease, Oesophageal Pain, Abdominal Pain Upper
on Aug 31, 2012 Female from US , 56 years of age, weighting 185.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Arthrotec. Patient felt the following Arthrotec side effects: malaise, bone pain, insomnia, abdominal discomfort, gastrooesophageal reflux disease, oesophageal pain, abdominal pain upper. Arthrotec dosage: Diclofenac 50 Mg/misoprostol 200 Mcg, Once A Day.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Prilosec (Unk)
  • Metoprolol (Unk)
  • Lisinopril (Unk)


Abdominal Discomfort, Feeling Abnormal
Patient was taking Arthrotec. After Arthrotec was administered, patient encountered several Arthrotec side effects: abdominal discomfort, feeling abnormal on Aug 31, 2012 from US Additional patient health information: Female , 55 years of age, weighting 249.1 lb, was diagnosed with and. Arthrotec dosage: 50 Mg.

Breast Cancer
Adverse event was reported on Sep 20, 2012 by a Female taking Arthrotec (Dosage: 50 Mg, 2x/day) . Location: US , 65 years of age, Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Arthrotec side effects: breast cancer.

Hypoaesthesia, Malaise, Local Swelling, Nerve Compression
on Oct 16, 2012 Male from US , 56 years of age, weighting 185.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Arthrotec. Patient felt the following Arthrotec side effects: hypoaesthesia, malaise, local swelling, nerve compression. Arthrotec dosage: 75/200 Mg, As Needed (1-2 Daily).

Myalgia, Bone Pain, Arthralgia
on Jun 11, 2010 Female from UNITED STATES , 60 years of age, weighting 181.9 lb, was treated with Arthrotec. After Arthrotec was administered, patient encountered several Arthrotec side effects: myalgia, bone pain, arthralgia. Arthrotec dosage: N/A.
Multiple concurrent drugs taken:

Arthralgia, Bone Pain, Myalgia
Patient was taking Arthrotec. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Arthrotec side effects: arthralgia, bone pain, myalgia on Nov 19, 2009 from UNITED STATES Additional patient health information: Female , 60 years of age, weighting 181.9 lb, . Arthrotec dosage: N/A.
Associated medications used:

Rash
Adverse event was reported on Jun 21, 2012 by a Female taking Arthrotec (Dosage: Two Tablets In A Day Of 50mg/200mcg) was diagnosed with and. Location: UNITED STATES , weighting 175.0 lb, Patient felt the following Arthrotec side effects: rash.
Multiple prescriptions taken:

Feeling Abnormal
on Mar 14, 2013 Female from US , 53 years of age, was treated with Arthrotec. After Arthrotec was administered, patient encountered several Arthrotec side effects: feeling abnormal. Arthrotec dosage: 75/200 Mg, 4x/day.

Arthropathy, Musculoskeletal Pain, Heart Rate Irregular
on Jun 21, 2012 Female from UNITED STATES , weighting 220.5 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Arthrotec. Directly after, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Arthrotec side effects: arthropathy, musculoskeletal pain, heart rate irregular. Arthrotec dosage: N/A.

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Most drugs have a large list of nonsevere or mild adverse effects which do not rule out continued usage. These effects depend on individual sensitivity, and can include nausea, dizziness, diarrhea, malaise, vomiting, headache, dermatitis, dry mouth, etc. Check commonly reported side effects . These can be considered a form of pseudo-allergic reaction, as not all users experience these effects; many users experience none at all.

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Safety Alerts, Active Ingredients, Usage Information

Alternative ARTHROTEC Names:DICLOFENA

Active Ingredient: DICLOFENA

Arthrotec Dosage, Warnings, Usage.

Side Effects reported to FDA: 525

Arthrotec safety alerts: No

Reported deaths: 29

Reported hospitalizations: 165

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