Arthrotec 50 Mg Tablets
If you have osteoarthritis or rheumatoid arthritis, a healthcare provider may prescribe Arthrotec® (diclofenac/misoprostol). This combination medication comes as tablets and is available in two strengths:
- Arthrotec 50/200 -- which contains diclofenac 50 mg and misoprostol 200 mcg
- Arthrotec 75/200 -- which contains diclofenac 75 mg and misoprostol 200 mcg.
The dose your healthcare provider recommends will depend on which form of arthritis you have, other medications you are taking, and various other factors. In general, Arthrotec is taken two to four times daily, and should be taken with a meal.
(For more details, click Arthrotec. This full-length article provides information on the benefits of this drug, possible side effects, and dosing instructions.)