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PENNSAID is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) indicated for the treatment of the pain of osteoarthritis of the knee(s).


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Other Information

PENNSAID is a clear, colorless to faintly pink or orange solution for topical application.

PENNSAID contains 2% w/w diclofenac sodium, a benzeneacetic acid derivative that is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug, designated chemically as 2[(2,6-dichlorophenyl)amino]-benzeneacetic acid, monosodium salt. The molecular weight is 318.14. Its molecular formula is C14H10Cl2NNaO2 and it has the following structural formula:

Chemical Structure

Each 1 gram of solution contains 20 mg of diclofenac sodium. In addition, PENNSAID contains the following inactive ingredients: dimethyl sulfoxide USP (DMSO, 45.5% w/w), ethanol, purified water, propylene glycol, and hydroxypropyl cellulose.

Pennsaid Manufacturers

  • Horizon Pharma Inc.
    Pennsaid (Diclofenac Sodium) Solution [Horizon Pharma Inc.]
  • Stat Rx Usa Llc
    Pennsaid (Diclofenac Sodium) Liquid [Stat Rx Usa Llc]
  • Unit Dose Services
    Pennsaid (Diclofenac Sodium) Liquid [Unit Dose Services]
  • Lake Erie Medical Dba Quality Care Products Llc
    Pennsaid (Diclofenac Sodium) Liquid [Lake Erie Medical Dba Quality Care Products Llc]
  • Mallinckrodt, Inc
    Pennsaid (Diclofenac Sodium) Liquid [Mallinckrodt, Inc]
  • Mallinckrodt, Inc
    Pennsaid (Diclofenac Sodium) Solution [Mallinckrodt, Inc]

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