PMID: 6987483Jan 12, 1980Paper

Diclofenac and ibuprofen in rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis

The Medical Journal of Australia
P M BrooksR Geddes


Forty patients with arthritis (26 rheumatoid and 14 osteoarthrosis) entered a five-week double-blind crossover trial of diclofenac and ibuprofen. Four patients failed to complete the 10-week trial. There was no statistically significant difference in parameters of disease activity for the rheumatoid arthritis patients, but patients with osteoarthrosis fared significantly better on diclofenac. There was a low incidence of side effects on both regimens.


Jan 1, 1974·Scandinavian Journal of Rheumatology·P LeeJ Webb
Jan 1, 1973·Scandinavian Journal of Rheumatology·J WebbP Lee

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