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INDICATIONS AND USAGE

PENNSAID® diclofenac sodium topical solution) 2% w/w is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) used for treating the pain of osteoarthritis of the knee(s).

IMPORTANT RISK INFORMATION

WARNING: HEART, STOMACH AND INTESTINE RISK
Heart Risk

  • Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) may cause an increased risk of serious heart clotting events, heart attack, and stroke, which can kill you. This risk may increase with longer use. Patients with heart disease or risk factors for heart disease may be at greater risk.
  • PENNSAID should not be used if you are in the hospital for certain heart surgeries.

Stomach and Intestine Risk

  • NSAIDs cause an increased risk of serious stomach and intestine events including bleeding, ulcers, and holes in the stomach or intestines, which can kill you. These events can occur at any time during use and without warning symptoms. Elderly patients are at greater risk for serious stomach and intestine events.

CONTRAINDICATIONS

WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS

ADVERSE REACTIONS

USE IN SPECIFIC POPULATIONS

See additional Important Risk Information in Full Prescribing Information.

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WARNING: HEART, STOMACH AND INTESTINE RISK
Heart Risk

Stomach and Intestine Risk

TAP TO CLOSE

You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit http://www.fda.gov/medwatch, or call 1-800-FDA-1088.

INDICATIONS AND USAGE

PENNSAID® diclofenac sodium topical solution) 2% w/w is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) used for treating the pain of osteoarthritis of the knee(s).

IMPORTANT RISK INFORMATION

WARNING: HEART, STOMACH AND INTESTINE RISK
Heart Risk

  • Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) may cause an increased risk of serious heart clotting events, heart attack, and stroke, which can kill you. This risk may increase with longer use. Patients with heart disease or risk factors for heart disease may be at greater risk.
  • PENNSAID should not be used if you are in the hospital for certain heart surgeries.

Stomach and Intestine Risk

  • NSAIDs cause an increased risk of serious stomach and intestine events including bleeding, ulcers, and holes in the stomach or intestines, which can kill you. These events can occur at any time during use and without warning symptoms. Elderly patients are at greater risk for serious stomach and intestine events.

CONTRAINDICATIONS

WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS

ADVERSE REACTIONS

USE IN SPECIFIC POPULATIONS

See additional Important Risk Information in Full Prescribing Information.