Declophen 25 mg

Diclofenac Sodium 25 mg

Pediatric Dosing

Juvenile idiopathic arthritis

[delayed-release form, 3 yo and older]

Dose: 2-3 mg/kg/day PO divided bid-qid; Max: 150 mg/day; Info: use lowest effective dose, shortest effective tx duration; give w/ food if GI upset occurs; D/C if abnormal liver or renal tests persist or worsen

Pain, post-op

[delayed-release form, 3 yo and older]

Dose: 1 mg/kg/day PO divided bid-tid; Max: 150 mg/day; Info: use lowest effective dose, shortest effective tx duration; give w/ food if GI upset occurs; D/C if abnormal liver or renal tests persist or worsen

Renal dosing

[not defined]

renal impairment: specific pediatric dosing adjustments not defined; see adult renal dosing for guidance

Hepatic dosing

[not defined]

hepatic impairment: specific pediatric dosing adjustments not defined; see adult hepatic dosing for guidance

Remember, keep this and all other medicines out of the reach of children, never share your medicines with others, and use Declophen 25 mg only for the indication prescribed.