Raptakos, Brett


Concise Prescribing Info
Per Subsyde-CR cap Diclofenac Na. Per Subsyde-M gel Diclofenac diethylamine 1.16%, linseed oil 3%, methyl salicylate 10%, menthol 5%
Subsyde-CR Inflammatory & degenerative forms of rheumatism, RA, ankylosing spondylitis, OA, spondylarthritis, painful syndromes of the vertebral column, non-articular rheumatism, painful post-traumatic & post-op inflammation & swelling, painful &/or inflammatory conditions in gynaecology. As an adjuvant in severe painful inflammatory infections of the ENT. Subsyde-M Relief from pain, inflammation & swelling due to musculoskeletal disorders eg sprain, strains, tendinitis, bursitis, hand, neck & shoulder pain, muscle stiffness, various types of arthritis, backache, lumbago & sciatica.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Subsyde CR Adult 1 cap daily. Subsyde-M Apply to the affected area tds-qds.
Should be taken with food: Take immediately after meals.
Hypersensitivity. Peptic ulcer. Patients in whom attacks of asthma, urticaria or acute rhinitis have been precipitated by acetysalicyclic acid or other prostaglandin synthetase inhibitors.
Special Precautions
Subsyde-CR GI disorders, peptic ulcer, ulcerative colitis or Crohn's disease. Cardiac & renal impairment. Monitor hepatic function during prolonged treatment. Subsyde-M Only apply to intact skin. Avoid contact w/ eyes & mucous membranes. Pregnancy & lactation. Childn. Elderly.
Adverse Reactions
Epigastric pain, nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, abdominal cramps, dyspepsia, flatulence & anorexia, headache, dizziness, vertigo, skin rash, acute renal failure, haematuria, proteinuria & internephritis, thrombocytopenia, leukopenia, agranulocytosis, haemolytic anaemia, aplastic anaemia.
Drug Interactions
Aspirin, anticoagulants, digoxin, methotrexate, cyclosporine & lithium, oral hypoglycaemics, diuretics.
MIMS Class
Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs)
ATC Classification
M01AB05 - diclofenac ; Belongs to the class of acetic acid derivatives and related substances of non-steroidal antiinflammatory and antirheumatic products.
M02A - TOPICAL PRODUCTS FOR JOINT AND MUSCULAR PAIN ; Used in the topical treatment of joint and muscular pains.
Subsyde-CR cap 100 mg
10 × 10's
Subsyde-M topical gel
20 g x 1's
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