Relief of acute low back pain with diclofenac-K 12.5 mg tablets: a flexible dose, ibuprofen 200 mg and placebo-controlled clinical trial.

@article{Dreiser2003ReliefOA,
  title={Relief of acute low back pain with diclofenac-K 12.5 mg tablets: a flexible dose, ibuprofen 200 mg and placebo-controlled clinical trial.},
  author={Renee Lilianee Dreiser and Marc Marty and Elisabeta Ionescu and Morris Gold and J H Liu},
  journal={International journal of clinical pharmacology and therapeutics},
  year={2003},
  volume={41 9},
  pages={375-85}
}
OBJECTIVE To assess efficacy and safety of diclofenac-K 12.5 mg tablets in the treatment of acute low back pain (low back pain). MATERIAL/METHOD A multiple dose, double-blind, double-dummy, randomized, placebo-controlled, parallel group trial compared diclofenac-K (12.5 mg; n = 124) with ibuprofen (200 mg; n = 122) and placebo (n = 126) in patients with moderate-to-severe acute low back pain. The treatment consisted of an initial dose of 2 tablets followed by 1 or 2 tablets every 4-6 hours as… CONTINUE READING