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Who Should Not Take Cataflam?

You should not take Cataflam if:
 
  • You are allergic to Cataflam, diclofenac, or any of the inactive components used to make these medicines. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients.
      
  • You have an allergic reaction, hives, or asthma that is caused by aspirin or nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs).
     
  • Are having or have recently had coronary bypass graft surgery (often known as open heart surgery, bypass surgery, or CABG).
      

Cataflam Precautions and Warnings: Final Thoughts

There are a number of situations in which Cataflam should not be taken, as well as a number of precautions and warnings people should be aware of before starting Cataflam. However, it is possible that not all the warnings or precautions were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider about the Cataflam precautions and/or warnings that may apply to you.
 
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