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Is there a generic version of Arthrotec?

The therapeutic equivalent, or generic version, of Arthrotec includes both of the medication’s active ingredients: diclofenac, which is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) that eases pain, tenderness and stiffness in joints, and misoprostol, a prostaglandin, which helps protect the stomach lining. Arthrotec is prescribed to treat symptoms of osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis.

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