Diclofenac is a medication belonging to the class of non-steroidal anti-inflammatories
(NSAIDs). It can be administered orally, cutaneously, through injection, the rectum
or the eye, and treats inflammatory pains due to its properties as an analgesic (painkiller), antipyretic
) and, of course, anti-inflammatory. This NSAID, well-known under its commercial name, Voltarene, is not recommended for long-term use, nor after the sixth month of pregnancy
, except in the form of a collyrium
and during a short period.