Descriptor English: Diclofenac
Descriptor Spanish: Diclofenaco
Descriptor diclofenaco
Scope note: Antiinflamatorio no esteroide (AINE) con acciones antipiréticas y analgésicas. Disponible principalmente como sal sódica.
Descriptor Portuguese: Diclofenaco
Descriptor French: Diclofenac
Entry term(s): Dichlofenal
Diclofenac Potassium
Diclofenac Sodium
Diclofenac, Sodium
Diclonate P
GP 45,840
SR 38
Sodium Diclofenac
Tree number(s): D02.241.223.601.210
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: A non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agent (NSAID) with antipyretic and analgesic actions. It is primarily available as the sodium salt.
Allowable Qualifiers: AA analogs & derivatives
AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
EC economics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
Pharm Action: Anti-Inflammatory Agents, Non-Steroidal
Cyclooxygenase Inhibitors
Registry Number: 144O8QL0L1
CAS Type 1 Name: Benzeneacetic acid, 2-((2,6-dichlorophenyl)amino)-
Previous Indexing: Aniline Compounds (1973-1975)
Phenylacetates (1973-1976)
Public MeSH Note: 1986; see PHENYLACETATES 1977-1985; for DICLOFENAC SODIUM see 2000-2001
History Note: 1986(1977)
DeCS ID: 28018
Unique ID: D004008
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Date Established: 1986/01/01
Date of Entry: 1976/04/13
Revision Date: 2013/07/08
Diclofenac - Preferred
Concept UI M0006284
Scope note A non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agent (NSAID) with antipyretic and analgesic actions. It is primarily available as the sodium salt.
Preferred term Diclofenac
Entry term(s) Dichlofenal
Diclofenac Sodium - Narrower
Concept UI M0006287
Scope note The sodium form of DICLOFENAC. It is used for its analgesic and anti-inflammatory properties.
Preferred term Diclofenac Sodium
Entry term(s) Diclofenac, Sodium
Sodium Diclofenac
Diclonate P - Narrower
Concept UI M0337685
Preferred term Diclonate P
Feloran - Narrower
Concept UI M0006289
Preferred term Feloran
Voltarol - Narrower
Concept UI M0006285
Preferred term Voltarol
Novapirina - Narrower
Concept UI M0006291
Preferred term Novapirina
Orthofen - Narrower
Concept UI M0006292
Preferred term Orthofen
Entry term(s) Orthophen
SR-38 - Narrower
Concept UI M0372960
Preferred term SR-38
Entry term(s) SR 38
Voltaren - Narrower
Concept UI M0006288
Preferred term Voltaren
Diclofenac Potassium - Narrower
Concept UI M0006286
Preferred term Diclofenac Potassium
GP-45,840 - Narrower
Concept UI M0006290
Preferred term GP-45,840
Entry term(s) GP 45,840

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