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What is Cambia?

Cambia is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) that is used as a pain reliever. The medication is used to relieve pain caused by migraine headaches; it will not help prevent migraines or make them less frequent. Cambia comes in a powder that is dissolved in water. Cambia is a brand-name medication containing the active ingredient diclofenac and is not available in generic form. The medication is only available by prescription.

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