Cibex

Catafen 100mg

AVAILABLE AS

Diclofenac Potassium 50mg

PRESCRIBING INFORMATION:
(SUMMARY OF PRODUCT CHARACTERISTICS)

Product Name: CATAFEN TABLET (Diclofenac Potassium Tablet 50mg)
Description: CATAFEN TABLET Our Diclofenac Potassium Tablet 50mg is a pharmaceutical
formulation designed to provide effective relief from pain and inflammation. Each CATAFEN TABLET
tablet contains 50mg of diclofenac potassium, a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) known for
its analgesic and anti-inflammatory properties.
Key Features:
 Rapid Pain Relief: Quickly alleviates pain associated with various conditions, including arthritis,
musculoskeletal disorders, and postoperative pain.
 Anti-Inflammatory Action: Effectively reduces inflammation, swelling, and joint stiffness.
 Convenient Dosage: Each tablet contains an optimal 50mg dose for ease of administration and
patient compliance.
Indications: CATAFEN TABLET Diclofenac Potassium Tablet 50mg is indicated for the management of:
 Osteoarthritis
 Rheumatoid arthritis
 Ankylosing spondylitis
 Acute musculoskeletal pain
 Postoperative pain
Dosage and Administration:
 Adults: One tablet orally twice daily with food.
 The dosage may be adjusted based on the severity of the condition and individual patient
response.
 Do not exceed the recommended dosage.
Contraindications: Do not use CATAFEN TABLET Diclofenac Potassium Tablet 50mg in patients with a known hypersensitivity to diclofenac or other NSAIDs. Avoid use in patients with a history of
gastrointestinal bleeding, peptic ulcer disease, or renal impairment.
Side Effects: Common side effects may include gastrointestinal discomfort, nausea, and headaches.
Serious adverse reactions, though rare, may include gastrointestinal bleeding, renal impairment, and
cardiovascular events. Patients should be advised to seek medical attention if they experience any unusual
symptoms.
Precautions:
 Caution is advised in patients with a history of cardiovascular disease, renal impairment, or
hepatic dysfunction.
 Monitor renal function regularly in patients on long-term therapy.
 Inform healthcare providers of all medications, including over-the-counter and herbal
supplements.
Storage: Store in a cool, dry place at room temperature. Keep it out of the reach of children.
Manufacturer: Cibex (Private) Limited, F-405, S.I.T.E, Karachi-Pakistan
Regulatory Compliance: This product complies with all relevant pharmaceutical regulations. For detailed
information, refer to the product insert, or consult a healthcare professional.