Along with their useful effects, most medicines can cause unwanted side effects although not everyone experiences them. Common side effects associated with aceclofenac include indigestion, heartburn, stomach pain, nausea, diarrhea, dizziness and elevated liver enzymes.
You will find a full list in the manufacturer’s information leaflet supplied with your medicine. The unwanted effects often improve as your body adjusts to the new medicine, but speak with your doctor or pharmacist if any of the side effects continue or become troublesome.
Important: if you experience any of the following less common but more serious symptoms, stop taking aceclofenac and contact your doctor for advice straightaway:
- If you have any breathing difficulties such as wheeze or breathlessness.
- If you have any signs of an allergic reaction such as swelling around your mouth or face, or a severe itchy skin rash.
- If you pass blood or black stools, vomit blood, or have severe abdominal pains.
If you experience any other symptoms which you think may be due to this medicine, speak with your doctor or pharmacist for further advice.