diclofenac

noun
di·​clo·​fe·​nac | \ dī-ˈklō-fə-ˌnak How to pronounce diclofenac (audio) \

Medical Definition of diclofenac

: a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug used in the form of its sodium salt C14H10Cl2NNaO2 or potassium salt C14H10Cl2KNaO2 especially to treat the symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, and ankylosing spondylitis — see voltaren

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“Diclofenac.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/diclofenac. Accessed 24 Jul. 2021.

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