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Cataflam is a prescription medication that is licensed to treat painful menstrual periods and symptoms of osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis. It also relieves pain from straining a muscle or inflammation in a tendon, among other causes. The medication comes in tablet form and is available in one strength: 50 mg. A few of the conditions you should let your healthcare provider know about before taking this medication include asthma, congestive heart failure, and stomach ulcers or stomach bleeding (or a history of either condition).
- Pain relief. Cataflam relieves pain caused by straining a muscle or inflammation in a tendon (tendonitis) or bursa (bursitis), as well as pain following a medical procedure.
- Relief of osteoarthritis symptoms, including pain, stiffness, and swelling.
- Relief of rheumatoid arthritis symptoms.
- Treatment of painful menstrual periods.