Diclofenac Patch

Overdose Information

At this time, no overdoses with this medication have been reported. Serious effects are most likely to occur if an overdose of this medication is accidentally ingested by mouth, rather than applied to the skin.
 
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What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose of Diclofenac Patch?

If you forget to take your dose, take the missed dose as soon as you remember (remove the old patch and apply a new one). Just be sure to wait a full hour before the next dose. In any case, do not take a double dose.
 

Storage Methods

The diclofenac patch should be stored at room temperature. Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children and pets. After removing a patch, fold it in half and carefully dispose of it (out of the reach of children and pets).
 

Is There a Generic Version of the Diclofenac Patch?

Currently, diclofenac patches are not available in generic form.
 
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Who Makes the Drug?

The diclofenac patch is made by Teikoku Seiyaku Co., Ltd. and is distributed by Alpharma Pharmaceuticals LLC.
 

Available Strengths

Diclofenac patch comes in one strength -- 1.3 percent. Each patch is 10 by 14 centimeters in size.
 
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